The word haptic, from the Greek: ἁπτικός (haptikos), means “pertaining to the sense of touch” and comes from the Greek verb ἅπτεσθαι haptesthai, meaning “to contact” or “to touch”.

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Haptic technology will be more remarkable than any breakthrough in the past technology

Haptic technology will change the way we live and interact with technology in the future. As mobile devices to act more like an extension of our body, so that the connected smart devices will act as an extension of our environments, allowing us to control the world around us in a unimaginable way.

Embed information with a 3D printer and retrieve with a commercial scanner

A team from Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), composed of Ph.D. Student Arnaud Delmotte, Professor Yasuhiro Mukaigawa, Associate Professor Takuya Funatomi, Assistant Professor Hiroyuki Kubo, and Assistant Professor ...
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Strange Metals as the Key to Superconductivity

Superconductors allow electrical current to flow without any resistance - but only below a certain critical temperature. Many materials have to be cooled down to almost absolute zero, while some ...
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InterLab AFRICA 2020

The main international exhibition for laboratories: equipment, products, technology and services of the Maghreb region, InterLab is in its 4th edition at the Palais des Expositions, SAFEX, Algiers, Algeria from ...
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Maghreb Health is the leading and largest international trade fair for medical products, equipment, technologies and services in the MAGHREB region. This unavoidable event, which alone brought together more than ...
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Funding for transnational research projects in the field of Personalised Medicine

The funding call fosters research and innovation activities that build close linkages between basic biomedical research, clinical research, physical sciences, bioengineering, bioinformatics and biostatistics, epidemiology, socio-economic research, as well as ...
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SME’s Business Internationalisation Funding

Are you an innovative SME with the ambition to develop a new and innovative product-market combination (or process or service) with a strategic counterpart outside Europe? Do you need to ...
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Automatic take-off is an important milestone established by Airbus

Airbus has successfully performed the first fully automatic vision-based take-off using an Airbus Family test aircraft at Toulouse-Blagnac airport. The test crew comprising of two pilots, two flight test engineers ...
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ICT usage in households and by individuals in 2019

In 2019, 44% of EU citizens aged between 16 to 74 claimed to have limited their private internet activities in the last 12 months due to security concerns. The activity ...
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New funding boost for low cost solar panel printing

Low cost, customizable solar panels being developed at Aalto University have received a funding boost from the Future Makers program, with Dr Ghufran Hashmi receiving €600 000 grant to develop the research further ...
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EU action on Ecodesign and Energy Labelling

The Ecodesign legislation works by setting minimum energy efficiency and environmental requirements for household and industrial products. EU energy labels provide information to consumers on the products’ energy consumption and ...
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Inventors should be a human being and not a machine

The EPO has refused two European patent applications in which a machine was designated as inventor. Both patent applications indicate “DABUS” as inventor, which is described as “a type of connectionist ...
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4th International Conference nanoFIS 2020 – Integrated Functional nanoSystems

We have the pleasure to invite you to the 4th International Conference nanoFIS 2020 - Integrated Functional nanoSystems! The nanoFIS 2020 conference focuses on essential capabilities required for the development ...
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