Piezo

05.15.12
Researchers use virus's rogue traits to create electricity from motion
05.15.12

Researchers use virus's rogue traits to create electricity from motion

Viruses are the swarming bullies of biology, but it turns out their alarming self-replication coul...

By S. Dent,   05.15.12
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02.23.12
Hands-on with Immersion HD Integrator hi-fi haptics
02.23.12

Hands-on with Immersion HD Integrator hi-fi haptics

It was just over a year ago when we met with the folks from Immersion, and they showed us a prototy...

By M. Gorman,   02.23.12
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02.21.12
Pulse Surface Controller System: bangs the drum, desk, window
02.21.12

Pulse Surface Controller System: bangs the drum, desk, window

The Pulse Surface Controller is a vibration-based musical instrument that finally puts those years...

By J. Trew,   02.21.12
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02.16.12
Rogue Amoeba on creating the look of Piezo
02.16.12

Rogue Amoeba on creating the look of Piezo

Christa Mrgan has published an interesting post at Rogue Amoeba about developing the look and feel...

By M. Schramm,   02.16.12
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01.05.12
Mogees uses contact microphone and gesture recognition to create music on any surface (video)
01.05.12

Mogees uses contact microphone and gesture recognition to create music on any surface (video)

The piezoelectric effect is an interesting phenomena. Capable of turning vibrations into electric...

By Z. Lutz,   01.05.12
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08.29.11
Real life Minecraft block combines cardboard box, Arduino, and a projector (video)
08.29.11

Real life Minecraft block combines cardboard box, Arduino, and a projector (video)

You know how when you were a kid, the box something came in was almost as fun as the toy itself?...

By T. O'Brien,   08.29.11
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06.20.11
Orange Sound Charge T-shirt will juice up your phone while you listen to the bass go boom
06.20.11

Orange Sound Charge T-shirt will juice up your phone while you listen to the bass go boom

Orange UK has a long-running tradition of coming up with quirky ways to recharge your phone while...

By Vlad Savov,   06.20.11
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04.06.11
NASA makes longer, straighter piezoelectric nanowires in microgravity, no flat iron needed
04.06.11

NASA makes longer, straighter piezoelectric nanowires in microgravity, no flat iron needed

Piezoelectric nanowires are the stuff that make power-generating pants a possibility, and that prod...

By M. Gorman,   04.06.11
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02.10.11
Immersion's MOTIV development platform integrates haptics into Android, we go hands-on
02.10.11

Immersion's MOTIV development platform integrates haptics into Android, we go hands-on

You may know that Immersion's haptic technology is in everything from surgical simulators to game c...

By M. Gorman,   02.10.11
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