Piezoelectric

08.27.11
Electrowetted insoles charge your strut, The Police stand by for music licensing deal
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Electrowetted insoles charge your strut, The Police stand by for music licensing deal

Every move you make is another ten watts you waste. Which is why researchers at InStep NanoPower ar...

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08.12.11
Wrist sensor turns the back of your hand into a meaty haptic interface (video)
08.12.11

Wrist sensor turns the back of your hand into a meaty haptic interface (video)

We're all intimately familiar with the backs of our hands, so why not use them as a haptic inte...

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07.25.11
Apple patent application takes the hard keys out of the keyboard, promises a flat surface solution
07.25.11

Apple patent application takes the hard keys out of the keyboard, promises a flat surface solution

Apple's giving us a patent application peek into its post-PC future, and it looks like hard keys...

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06.22.11
Thin film coating makes everlasting energy a piezoelectric possibility
06.22.11

Thin film coating makes everlasting energy a piezoelectric possibility

Let's be honest, it's no big secret that we're running out of dead dinosaurs to fuel our lives. A...

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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...

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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...

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03.31.11
Nanogenerators produce electricity by squeezing your fingers together, while you dance
03.31.11

Nanogenerators produce electricity by squeezing your fingers together, while you dance

It's been a while since we last heard about nanogenerators -- you know, those insanely tiny fibers...

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02.14.11
SmartQ announces Ten, an Android tablet packing IPS display with piezoelectric touchscreen
02.14.11

SmartQ announces Ten, an Android tablet packing IPS display with piezoelectric touchscreen

OK, before y'all haters state the obvious in the comments below, there's actually something notewor...

By R. Lai,   02.14.11
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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...

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