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New plastic bleeds and heals itself like human skin

03/27/2012, A new plastic material that was demonstrated to the American Chemical Society yesterday is allegedly the first material of its kind as it has a self-healing mechanism which works with the sun and also has the capability to indicate damage that looks like...

Touch-sensitive robots coming your way soon

10/25/2011, Great, not only do we have ever increasingly realistic robots that would certainly give some of us the creeps, here is word that Stanford researchers have taken yet another step towards the uncanny valley through the use of carbon nanotubes – by...

PowerSkin Skin for HTC Amaze 4G offers better battery life

10/21/2011, There is one major drawback about modern day smartphones – their batteries tend to run out, and real fast, too. Well, it seems that there is a solution to every problem, and PowerSkin offers their Skin for the HTC Amaze 4G which is said to deliver...

Samsung Galaxy Skin confirmed for 2012 launch

09/28/2011, We talked about the Samsung Galaxy Skin a few days ago, brandishing rumors of the flexible smartphone arriving sometime next year – and that rumor has been confirmed. Here is more information about this stunning new smartphone that will definitely...

Bulletproof skin actually works

08/18/2011, What happens when you cross spider webs with human skin cells? Why, you could very well end up with an interesting new material that could repel bullets – as long as they travel within reasonable speeds, of course. This is made possible thanks to a...

Researchers discover a way to print skin cells

02/21/2011, The researchers at the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine have come up with a way to do replace skin grafting as a method for helping patients get skin back from serious injuries. They’ve developed a special method that uses an inkjet...

Sentio UI might be the perfect home replacement UI

02/09/2011, Since Android is open source and highly customizable, it goes without saying that it is a snap to change your default home UI, be it via custom ROMs or home replacement applications. The development community has definitely been hard at work recently,...

HTC Sensation meant for HTC tablets?

01/23/2011, Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the longest time, most of you who have had experience with a HTC smartphone will know that the skin which it places on top of a regular smartphone operating system is known as the HTC Sense. Well, it seems...

Skinnable Pentax RS1000 Compact Camera Announced

09/09/2010, It’s not often you see a camera that offers you personalization options, but the Pentax Optio RS1000 definitely offers you that. Aside from its imaging capabilities, this camera sports a removable faceplate that allows you to easily change its...

Iomega Skin Drives Launched

06/21/2010, It is really hard to differentiate oneself from competitors in the USB external drive business, especially if you don’t want to play the “thin margins” game. Iomega has chosen to add value in terms of design because it is well-known that...

Panasonic EH-SA91 Nano-Care Ion Steamer

02/05/2010, If you’re the type of person who cares about the condition of your skin, chances are you’ve looked into various facial products before. Panasonic seems like it wants to get some of your business too, as it is offering the EH-SA91 Nano-Care Ion...