Arduino

CEO @federicomusto controversy mars @arduinoorg open future @techcrunch by @johnbiggs #FreeArduino

CEO controversy mars Arduino’s open future @ TechCrunch. In the egalitarian world of open source hardware, obfuscation is the ultimate betrayal. Hardware is hard enough to build within the confines of intellectual property and corporations but it is immensely more difficult in the open source arena. But this does not stop countless makers from having […]

Wearables

Stanford scientists unveil ultra-thin electronics that can dissolve into the body

Via DeZeen A group of scientists from California have developed a series of organic electronic components that will harmlessly dissolve into their environment after use. Led by Stanford Professor of Chemical Engineering Zhenan Bao, the team’s inventions include a biodegradable semi-conductive polymer, disintegrable and flexible electronic circuits, and a biodegradable substrate material for mounting these […]

Wearables

Manufacturing Company Says Glass Reduced New Employee Training Time By 50% #WearableWednesday

Via HRDive AGCO, the Jackson, Minnesota-based manufacturer of agricultural equipment, announced in a statement that the use of Glass-assisted reality wearables has increased workers’ productivity and accuracy while performing complex assemblies. Introduced as a tool to help employees, AGCO reports that Glass wearable use has led to a 50% reduction in new employee training time […]