Rapid Prototyping Materials
What are the newest advancements in rapid
prototyping materials? What are your expectations
for future materials?
20 Engineering Answers
Smart Fabric Makes Wearables
The BeBop Wearable Smart Fabric Sensor is the
first and only ultra-thin wearable smart fabric
sensor that measures all aspects of physicality.
6 Things to Consider as the
Internet of Things Intersects
We’re on the verge of a fascinating intersection as
Internet of Things technology begins to encroach
into the world of medical device development.
6 First Look
8 At Issue
12 New Products
34 Final Thought
Jibo was designed on the premise of creating an affordable,
adaptable, and aesthetically
ViVa piezo actuator can be eng n i eering to fit ne rl a y any applic t a ion that a solenoid would.
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