Silicone

04.20.16
Your next colored bracelet can detect environmental pollution
04.20.16 in

Your next colored bracelet can detect environmental pollution

The low-tech wearables act a lot like human skin when it comes to absorbing certain chemicals.

View
09.08.14
Watch this soft robot walk through snow and get squished by a car
09.08.14

Watch this soft robot walk through snow and get squished by a car

Soft robots aren't just supremely flexible; they can take quite a bruising, too. If you need proof...

View
08.17.12
DARPA's low-cost silicone robot cloaks like a chameleon, treks like a snail (video)
08.17.12

DARPA's low-cost silicone robot cloaks like a chameleon, treks like a snail (video)

Remember those colorful sticky hands that you used to buy for a quarter from grocery store vending...

View
10.27.11
Self-moving robot leads automatons in impending robot apocalypse (video)
10.27.11

Self-moving robot leads automatons in impending robot apocalypse (video)

Just in time for All Hallow's Eve shenanigans, scientists at MIT's DARPA and Boeing funded Chembo...

View
06.17.11
PowerSkin battery case pumps juice to HTC Inspire 4G, Desire HD
06.17.11

PowerSkin battery case pumps juice to HTC Inspire 4G, Desire HD

When it comes to battery-boosting power sleeves, we'd say the iPhone's covered, but what of the l...

View
05.15.11
Samsung's foldable AMOLED display: no creases, even after 100,000 tries
05.15.11

Samsung's foldable AMOLED display: no creases, even after 100,000 tries

Samsung demoed some fascinating AMOLEDs at this year's CES, including 4.5-inch flexible and 19-in...

View
11.17.10
Griffin announces iPod nano Slap wristband
11.17.10

Griffin announces iPod nano Slap wristband

Sure, you want people to notice your cool new iPod nano, especially when you wear it as a watch. Bu...

View
07.03.10
TUAW review and giveaway: iSkin Duo iPad skins
07.03.10

TUAW review and giveaway: iSkin Duo iPad skins

TUAW's holiday weekend giveaways continue, this time with protection for your iPad. We first talke...

View
05.28.10
TUAW First Look and giveaway: A flood of NewerTech iPad accessories
05.28.10

TUAW First Look and giveaway: A flood of NewerTech iPad accessories

Judging from the number of questions I'm asked about cases for iPads, it appears that the second...

View