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Flexible lending from Compass Business Finance

So, you’ve got your eye on the latest all-singing, all-dancing 5-axis machining centre/CMM/laser profiler/press brake/sliding head lathe (delete as applicable). You need it to keep up with customer demand; enquiry levels are high and you simply must have more capacity – but how do you raise the funds for said purchase? Well you could get in touch with Compass Business ... Read More »

This flexible heart patch does not need stitches

This flexible heart patch does not need stitches (Thinkstock photos/Getty Images) Researchers have developed a new polymer patch that can be stuck onto the heart without the need for stitches to improve the conduction of electrical impulses across heart tissue damaged during a heart attack. Heart attacks create a scar, which slows and disrupts the conduction of electrical impulses across ... Read More »

Samsung was granted yet another patent for flexible display technology

Bendable and flexible screens have been a lot like the iconic self-lacing shoes from Back to the Future for some time now. There has been a lot of of talk about the feasibility of the technology at least as far back as three years ago and we have all grown so accustomed to the thought, that it almost feels weird ... Read More »

Flexible solar panels are vastly increasing drone endurance

Flexible, thin-film solar panels from a Silicon Valley company are allowing drone makers to keep their craft in the sky for hours longer than is possible with batteries alone. The panels, from Alta Devices in Sunnyvale, are produced on thin plastic sheets that can be stuck on the top frame of drones like the Bramor ppX, developed by Slovenia’s C-Astral Aerospace. ... Read More »

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Plus leaks, details improvements for flexible tablet

Lenovo’s Yoga tablets are great for home use – built-in kickstand, big battery, powerful speakers and other perks. There’s a new one coming, the Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Plus 10, and the leak points to a massive upgrade over the regular Tab 3. The 10″ screen will have 2,560 x 1,600px (16:10) resolution (up from 1,280 x 800px) and it’s ... Read More »