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Leading Companies, Design Teams, Executives Among Finalists in 2017 ACE Awards

November 10, 2017

A panel of top industry experts has spoken – the full list of finalists in the Annual Creativity in Electronics (ACE) Awards has been chosen.

AI Will Get Smarter When We Better Understand Our Brains

November 9, 2017

The holy grail for AI research has always been creating machines that can think like (or better than) humans.

Soft, Stretchable Sensor Eyed for Wearable Tech, Prosthetics

November 9, 2017

Researchers have been trying different approaches for how to integrate sensors into wearable technology to expand their functionality and make them more comfortable for users.

NES and SNES Classic Teardowns: Nintendo Takes on Raspberry Pi

November 8, 2017

It's the ultimate question for any DIY enthusiast: Buy it, or build it yourself? With a Raspberry Pi and enough know how you could even build a fully functional arcade cabinet. Nintendo must have finally taken notice of all the makers creating their own NES emulator boxes out of a Raspberry Pi and decided it was a venture worth tackling.

Graphene Used to Enable High-Powered Electronics on Flexible Materials

November 8, 2017

Graphene has shown its mettle as a breakthrough material yet again, with researchers using it to enable for the first time the development of high-power electronics on flexible, inexpensive materials.