Developments in 3D Printing Help to Advance Green Electronics

In Switzerland, researchers and members of the Simon Fraser University research team have developed a very eco-friendly 3D printing solution that produces wireless Internet of Things (IoT) sensors that can be used and disposed of without contaminating the environment. Their strategy is to use a wood-derived cellulose material that replaces plastics and other polymeric materials that are currently used in electronics. 3D printing provides flexibility and adaptability to add or embed different functions into the 3D shapes or even textiles. This creates greater functionality and improves the overall utility of the finished part. Read more

Tesla Likes to Murder Technology

If you pay attention to the mainstream media, you likely think of Tesla as some promoter of technological advancements. The truth is much more sinister, because it seems the California automaker and tech giant is keen on taking down rival technologies with a vengeance. Read more

Mazda Faces Challenges Bringing Back Rotary Engine

Of all the engine designs in the world, few fascinate like the rotary. Even though other automakers used rotary engines in the past, Mazda has become the overall symbol of rotary power. After all, the RX-7 and RX-8 are legendary vehicles, standing apart from most other sports cars and generating showers of praise. Read more