Has your company designed an awarding winning product in 2009? Tell us about it and it could be profiled, along with other great new products in Design News‘ special Golden Mousetrap/Best Products Awards issue in April! Get the credit you deserve - but hurry, entries are due this Friday, Jan. 15!For an entry form, submission rules and frequently asked questions, visit www.designnews.com/mousetrap
A group of researchers at the Seoul National University have discovered a way to take material from cigarette butts and turn it into a carbon-based material thats ideal for storing energy and creating a powerful supercapacitor.
In a line of ultra-futuristic projects, DARPA is developing a brain microchip that will help heal the bodies and minds of soldiers. A final product is far off, but preliminary chips are already being tested.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.