The gorilla glass part was definitely cool, but I found this particular factoid interesting: The Galaxy has some sort of slot or space to accommodate battery expansion over time. I didn't realize that a battery could expand organically with protracted use. If designs don't address that from the onset, it could make for some funky looking, not to mention, unreliable aging tablets.
If nothing else, this video demonstrates the value of gorilla glass. All of us have probably dropped our phones at one time or another. This video shows how much impact it would take to damage a Gorilla Glass screen.
The company says it anticipates high-definition video for home security and other uses will be the next mature technology integrated into the IoT domain, hence the introduction of its MatrixCam devkit.
Siemens and Georgia Institute of Technology are partnering to address limitations in the current additive manufacturing design-to-production chain in an applied research project as part of the federally backed America Makes program.
Most of the new 3D printers and 3D printing technologies in this crop are breaking some boundaries, whether it's build volume-per-dollar ratios, multimaterials printing techniques, or new materials types.
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