Category: Tech

Dialog Strengthens Partnership with Apple

Image: Dialog Dialog Semiconductor has agreed to strengthen partnership with Apple to license certain of its power management technologies, transfer certain of its assets and over 300 employees to Apple to support chip research and development. Read more Apple Could Be Planning to Manufacture a Significant Health Tracking Wearable Dialog plans to rapidly become a…

MIT’s Skinbot is a wearable robot that’s designed to scamper all over your body « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!

October 3, 2018 AT 1:00 pm MIT’s Skinbot is a wearable robot that’s designed to scamper all over your body Via Digital Trends: A palm-sized personal robot that is designed to literally crawl over your body. Called SkinBot, it carries out this movement using suction-cup feet that are modeled on the adhesive abilities of leeches…

Make a Glowing Mirror Mask « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!

September 12, 2018 AT 1:06 pm New Learn Guide: Make a Glowing Mirror Mask Create a glowing, animated Halloween mask with NeoPixels and Adafruit’s new Hallowing board.  No soldering required! Full tutorial: https://learn.adafruit.com/glowing-mirror-mask/introduction This is a really fun project to do with kids.  Use a vinyl cutter (or a utility knife and some elbow grease) to create…

“Superpower Glass” Helping Kids With Autism Understand Emotions « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!

August 25, 2018 AT 6:00 am “Superpower Glass” Helping Kids With Autism Understand Emotions via Smithsonian People with autism often struggle with understanding what others are thinking or feeling. Decoding facial expressions can be especially tricky. Is that smile a genuine grin of delight, or a tight grimace of politeness? Does that wrinkled brow mean…