Glad to have captured your interest. Let us know what you find on YouTube regarding its potential use. Funny, isn't it how something mentioned in an article can promote further innovation. I love this job!
Quite an interesting article... it gave me a good idea to work it with my kids.
Now that many want to draw teenagers attention to engineering and science.
It was some time ago now that I didn't heard about SMA or muscle wire... it sounds interesting and not only for robotics but... for some other unusual applications... I wonder what could we do with it?... perhaps some self adjusting glasses... or something alike. let's see what's in youtube about that...
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.