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UBC’s $100 ultrasound sensor heralds cheap, wearable diagnostic device

Canadian researchers say their low-power, flexible PolyCMUT transducer could be woven into a wearable ultrasound device and powered by a cell phone.

HP unveils metal AM system at the IMTS

The MetalJet system, focused on mass-production capabilities, to be officially rolled out by 2021.

Volkswagen to introduce HP Metal Jet into long-term AM production, reduce vehicle weight by 30-40%

The rollout of Volkswagen production schedule aligns with HP’s three year rollout of the Metal Jet towards, ultimately, mass production capabilities by 2021.

Universal Robots shows off their e-Series collaborative robot at IMTS

Three different products are being launched in North America between September 10-15—the UR3e, UR5e and UR10e—kicking off Universal Robots ecosystem UR+.

igus shows off robolink Apiro at IMTS

With robolink Apiro, design engineers can choose from three lubrication-free worm gears for standard, inverted and linear movement.

Canadian decision within weeks on steel safeguards, says Economic Development Minister

The federal government has responded to the tariffs with $16.6 billion in counter tariffs in July as well as a $2 billion financial aid package for affected industries.
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