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The Electronic Product Design Blog is the place for conversation and discussion about EDA; DSP, SoC, programmable logic; power sources & conversion; interconnect & packaging; mechatronics; and thermal management. Here, you'll find everything from application ideas, to news and industry trends, to hot topics and cutting edge innovations.

Printable Electronics Coming Soon to a Store Near You

Posted May 31, 2017 12:00 AM by Engineering360 eNewsletter

Additive manufacturing and 3D printing have eliminated the complex parts of creating memory devices. They have allowed for a more streamlined process, getting rid of complex lithography and material removal steps.


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Vintage Airstream Trailer Decked Out with Voice-controlled Home Automation

Posted May 01, 2017 12:00 AM by Engineering360 eNewsletter

Home automation is moving beyond the confines of an actual house and into a custom vintage Airstream trailer. Control4 has added 4K TV, audio, LED lighting, and shade control to a custom trailer.


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J.D. Power 2017 Tablet Satisfaction Study

Posted April 27, 2017 12:00 AM by Engineering360 eNewsletter

A J.D. Power tablet satisfaction study showed that Microsoft tablets attract higher incidence of early adopters to the technology, since they have expanded the range of tablets. Learn more with this infographic. In the meantime, what's your take on Microsoft tablets?


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Using Inkjet Printing to Build Intelligent Flexible Hybrid Circuits

Posted April 10, 2017 12:00 AM by Engineering360 eNewsletter

Researchers from the University of Barcelona have developed a bonding technique to build intelligent flexible hybrid circuits using an inkjet printer with silver nanoparticles ink. The process may create a new way to manufacture circuits that is fast, cheap, and environmentally safe.


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DIY Bio-bots Use 3D Printing

Posted March 02, 2017 12:00 AM by Engineering360 eNewsletter

Researchers have developed a recipe that allows others to duplicate a class of walking robots with muscle cells and controlled with electrical and optical pulses. Researchers say these biological machines have the potential to dynamically sense, process, respond, and adapt to environmental signals in real time.


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