Digital TV mobile phones from Samsung Electronics let consumers in Europe, Korea and other regions receive TV and radio channels as well as data services like weather forecasts or traffic and travel information. The Bluetooth-compatible SGH-P900 features a 2 megapixel camera and a music player with dual speakers. It also makes phone calls.
Keeping power demands low is one of the chores handled by STMicroelectronics' Nomadik mobile multimedia processor, which was designed for multi-function handheld devices.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
Engineers at the University of San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have designed biobatteries on commercial tattoo paper, with an anode and cathode screen-printed on and modified to harvest energy from lactate in a person’s sweat.
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