6 May 2021
Robust Artificial Tissue Mimics Lobster Underbelly's Stretch
Researchers have fabricated a hydrogel-based material that mimics the structure of the lobster's underbelly. The researchers ran the material through a battery of stretch and impact tests, and showed that, similar to the lobster underbelly, the synthetic material is remarkably "fatigue-resistant," able to withstand repeated stretches and strains without tearing.
30 Apr 2021
Stratasys is one of the world's largest 3D printer manufacturers, focusing on industrial polymer 3D printers and materials. On April 28th, 2021, Stratasys held a virtual event to launch three new 3D printers: the F770, Origin One, and H350.
16 Apr 2021
Trends in Manufacturing Methods for Flexible Hybrid Electronics
Presentation delivered by IDTechEx Technology Analyst Dr Matthew Dyson at FLEX 2021
14 Apr 2021
Flexible PCBs with Unprecedented Opportunities for the Lighting Market
Lumitronix is a specialist for LED systems with in-house development and production for LED modules and controllers in southern Germany. For more than 10 years, the high-quality lighting solutions have been implemented with rigid PCBs.
31 Mar 2021
Yotta Energy Teams up with Flex on PV-Coupled Energy Storage System
Yotta Energy has selected Flex as its manufacturing partner for the production of its PV-Coupled energy storage system. This partnership will allow Yotta to rapidly scale its technology for commercial and industrial markets.
12 Feb 2021
Flexible Crystal Paves Way for Efficient Bendable Electronics
A team of researchers has developed a new material, that when electricity is applied to it, can flex and bend forty times more than its competitors, opening the way to better micro machines.
12 Feb 2021
Plastic Logic manufacturers flexible electrophoretic displays (EPDs) that are driven using an OTFT backplane. They have recently established a manufacturing facility in Taiwan, received new investment, and launched the only flexible color EPD.
1 Feb 2021
Liquid Wire Delivers Best-in-Class Performance in NextFlex Study
Liquid Wire Inc has joined the NextFlex community whose mission it is to advance US manufacturing of Flexible Hybrid Electronics by fostering technology innovation and commercialization. The current NextFlex project to identify reliable stretchable conductor systems utilizes Liquid Wire's proprietary elastic Metal Gel circuit and conductor technologies to exceed the project goals of 100% stretch for more than 10,000 cycles.
31 Dec 2020
NERA: World's First Fully 3D Printed E-Bike
With additive manufacturing and rapid prototyping you can get from the first idea to a fully functioning motorcycle in just 12 weeks. NERA is fully 3D printed, only 15 parts.
28 Nov 2020
Kyocera showed a transparent 1.8" µLED display (0.7 mm thick) with 256 X 256 RGB dots and 200 PPI resolution at CEATEC 2019. The active area spans 32.5 X 32.5 mm.
9 Nov 2020
Ynvisible New Advisory Board Members, Q3 2020 Financial Results
Ynvisible Interactive Inc announced the addition of three new distinguished members to its Advisory Board. The Company is also providing certain unaudited preliminary third-quarter 2020 results to show recent revenues, expenses, and other income sources.
3 Nov 2020
Optomec Delivers 3D Electronics Printer for Medical Device Production
Optomec has delivered a new industrialized 3D Printed Electronics system to a major US healthcare manufacturer, where the machine will be used in the volume production of a leading diagnostic medical device.
30 Oct 2020
Insulectro Opens Shop With all New Printed Electronics E-Commerce Site
Insulectro has just rolled out its new on-line shopping center for conductive inks and pastes plus advanced substrates and films.
30 Oct 2020
IMT SoDA Software Simplifies AI and Machine Learning in the Cloud
IMT Software, a division of Integrated Media Technologies, Inc, announced an API-based integrated solution with Dalet's Ooyala Flex Media Platform that provides seamless and automated data movement to simplify the secure transfer of artificial intelligence and machine learning workflow content to the cloud.
8 Oct 2020
Karma Automotive based in Irvine, California are best known for their luxury ($130k+) plug-in hybrid electric supercars, but they are also developing a range of skateboard type chassis platforms for a wide variety of different battery electric and extended-range electric vehicles.
7 Oct 2020
Nextracker Selected for Australia's Largest Solar Power Plant
Nextracker™, a Flex company, announced that its solar tracker technology, NX Horizon™ has been chosen for Australia's largest solar farm, a 460 megawatt-peak installation in Queensland's Western Downs.