Interscatter enables first implanted devices, contact lenses, credit cards to ‘talk’ WiFi

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08/23/2016 03:06 PM EDT

three interscatter devices

University of Washington engineers have introduced a new way of communicating that allows power-constrained devices such as brain implants, contact lenses, credit cards and smaller wearable electronics to talk to everyday devices such as smartphones and watches.

Full story at http://www.washington.edu/news/2016/08/17/interscatter-communication-enables-first-ever-implanted-devices-smart-contact-lenses-credit-cards-that-talk-wi-fi/

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University of Washington

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