Stretchy, conductive films made of novel nanobuds could bring touch sensors to more surfaces.

Transparent films containing carbon nanobuds—molecular tubes of carbon with ball-like appendages—could turn just about any surface, regardless of its shape, into a touch sensor.

  • By Kevin Bullis on December 8, 2014 @MIT technology review
  • Photos courtesy of Canatu

http://www.technologyreview.com/news/532906/nanobuds-could-turn-almost-any-surface-into-a-touch-sensor/?utm_campaign=newsletters&utm_source=newsletter-daily-all&utm_medium=email&utm_content=20141208

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