While we ramble on about consumer technology, like smartphones and tablets, real innovation in tech is happening elsewhere. A brief look at medical technology that has been developed, or is being currently researched, will open your eyes to the myriad possibilities that the future may have. Innovation in the medical technology space is nothing new, but if you though smartphones were futuristic, then wait and read what’s happening in this area. There’s everything from the nanomites that you saw in Gi-Joe, to mind transfer, holograms and hearts that just won’t stop beating.
Today, a team of engineers and biomedical researchers led by Tapomoy Bhattacharjee and Thomas Angelini at the University of Florida has unveiled a radical new 3D printing technology. It’s a machine that takes advantage of the […]
Technological breakthroughs in surgery don’t always attract as much public excitement as those in smartphones or self-driving cars, but they have in many ways been at least as life-altering. Thomas Fogarty’s invention of the balloon […]