Alessandro Mascellino is a London-based freelance journalist focusing on emerging technologies. He graduated from City University of London with a bachelor's degree in journalism and is currently studying for an MA in creative technology. Alessandro is currently the editor for SHACK15, a blog focusing on artificial intelligence startups.
Researchers from the School of Electrical Engineering at KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) have created a multifunctional electronic platform that can mechanically transform its shape, flexibility, and stretchability.
2 months ago
During the annual Samsung Tech Day 2019, the tech giant announced that they had started mass production of the 12-gigabyte (GB) low-power double data rate 4X (LPDDR4X) UFS-based multichip package (uMCP).
2 months ago
The EPFL's (Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne) Reconfigurable Robotics Lab and the Laboratory for Soft Bioelectronic Interfaces have partnered to create silicone and electrode-based artificial skin, which could be used to aid rehabilitation and enhance VR applications.
about 3 months ago
At the end of last month, a report by the Pentagon's inspector general revealed the US Department of Defense (DoD) spent over $32.8 million in the 2018 fiscal year on electronics with known security vulnerabilities.
4 months ago
Intel’s second AI-powered chip, the Pohoiki Beach, is able to process data up to 1,000 times faster than a general-purpose CPU. The company announced the chip at the DARPA Electronics Resurgence Initiative Summit event in Detroit in July of 2019.
5 months ago
June 23rd, 2019, marked the fifth anniversary of the International Women in Engineering Day. The campaign, which celebrates the outstanding achievements of female engineers around the world, was first launched in the UK in 2014 by the Women’s Engineering Society to celebrate their 95th anniversary.
6 months ago