15 Oct 2021
I spoke to the Chief Marketing Officer of Meta at the October 2021 TechBlick Printed and Flexible Electronics online conference who detailed Meta's acquisiton of Nanotech Security, a firm making devices for banknote security, in early October 2021.
8 Jul 2021
Vertex Manufacturing Selects VELO3D for 3D Printing Metal Parts
VELO3D Inc announced that Vertex Manufacturing has selected VELO3D to help meet growing demand for 3D-printed "impossible" metal parts.
22 Jun 2021
Meta Materials Inc. (META®) is an early-stage company that has developed multiple technologies for designing and manufacturing metamaterials. These are finely patterned structures in either 2D or 3D that enable the manipulation of light and energy to achieve properties not seen in nature. Metamaterials have multiple potential applications, including eyewear, communications, and transparent conductors. IDTechEx caught up with Rob Stone, Vice President of Corporate Development and Communications, to learn more about the company and especially its rolling mask lithography (RML) technology.
14 Oct 2019
Patrol boat created in 72 hours by 3D printer
The new 3D printer is designed to print objects as long as 100 feet by 22 feet wide by 10 feet high, and can print at 500 pounds per hour. The one-of-a-kind printer will support several ambitious initiatives, including development of biobased feedstocks using cellulose derived from wood resources, and rapid prototyping of civilian, defense and infrastructure applications.
11 Jul 2016
Voltaiq has developed a cloud-based software that enables a fast and intuitive analysis of large amounts of battery testing data. According to the company, this can save several hours of work and help spot faulty batteries more efficiently.
28 May 2013
Rolith, Inc has developed a rolling mask lithography technology based on near field optical lithography and with the ability to pattern 300 nm features or better. They have attracted strategic funding from Asahi Glass Corporation, which is a major player in their target customer group. Their business model is to sell equipment through their partner, Suss MicroTec, and to directly design and sell masks. Their main technological competitor is nano-imprint.
8 Sep 2004
Fuel cells for RFID
Latest developments in batteries for RFID