Tierney King
Associate Editor

Tierney is Associate Editor for Product Design & Development and Medical Design Technology. She graduated from UW-Madison with a Journalism degree and received her MBA in Marketing.

At the 2018 NAB Show New York, Sling Media announced a new integration between SlingStudio, a company who focuses on portable, wireless multi-camera video...
10.22.2018
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Marc Gyongyosi, CEO and founder of Intelligent Flying Machines, discusses in the first of this two-part story his early research in flight simulators and...
10.22.2018
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The Italian 3D-printing firm, World’s Advanced Saving Project (WASP), has been working on quite a few clay and straw shelter projects, but its latest project...
10.19.2018
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UAVOS has announced the prototype of the High Altitude Pseudo Satellite (HAPS) ApusDuo aircraft that has completed the first stage of flight tests...
10.16.2018
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G-Light is a brake and turn light for bikes and electric skateboards that automatically switches off as soon as you’ve made your turn—similar to what a car...
10.16.2018
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20/20NOW, an innovator of Ocular Telehealth, announced the use of Artificial Intelligence to help detect retinal diseases, such as diabetic retinopathy, at an...
10.15.2018
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Climbing stairs is a tricky concept for most robots, but Ground Drone has been re-invented to conquer stairs. Ground Drone hopes to bring innovation to...
10.15.2018
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ElliQ, a robotic friend, was created to help older adults combat loneliness. According to an AARP Report, about one-third of US adults over the age of 45...
10.12.2018
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The Baze Starter Kit is now a way for individuals to battle nutrient deficiencies. The Baze Starter Kit combines information from a self-sampled blood test...
10.11.2018
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BlackBerry Limited followed the news of its BlackBerry Spark platform with announcing its customer-driven projects that hope to transform the global delivery...
10.10.2018
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The video of Salto, UC Berkeley’s jumping robot, was released two years ago, but now the university’s Biomimetic Millisystems Lab is showing off Salto’s new...
10.10.2018
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Lite Run recently won the Rehab Tech Innovation Competition at the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine 2018 conference for its air-powered “spacesuit...
10.10.2018
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In 2012, Rethink Robotics released Baxter, an industrial robot that could be trained by workers to perform different tasks. It seemed like this could be “the...
10.10.2018
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DHL’s Parcelcopter delivery drone has just completed its first pilot project in Tanzania. The Parcelcopter 4.0 is a tilt-rotor drone that can take off and land...
10.9.2018
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For individuals with hearing loss, putting on subtitles when watching television comes with ease. However, what about when they want to see a play or musical?...
10.8.2018
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One major trend that has influenced global epilepsy monitoring devices is wearables. Wearable devices have the capability to detect and illustrate seizures in...
10.8.2018
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Comanu, an Italian based company, has designed the Muscular Aiding Tech Exoskeleton (MATE) to help assist individuals who perform strenuous and/or repetitive...
10.5.2018
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MacroMAKEiT is a large-format 3D printer intended for applications in automotive, engineering, machine services, design and education. The print area is 2 by 4...
10.5.2018
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Currently, there’s a team of researchers who hope to use drones to create low-cost housing made from natural materials. The idea uses drones fit with spraying...
10.4.2018
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Recently, at the 12th Annual Body Computing Conference, marines and senior citizens had more in common than meets the eye. The conference delved into how...
10.3.2018
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SunZee is a wearable sunscreen dispenser for individuals who always forget to put on sunscreen. One in five Americans will develop skin cancer over the course...
10.3.2018
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A video from AIST shows a prototype robot working on construction sites where there is a shortage of workers. Despite its slow pace, the robot is extremely...
10.3.2018
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Now, you can explore the moon from the comfort of your own couch. LUNAR AR Moon Models are providing individuals with a realistic moon experience...
10.2.2018
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Now, in order to fight AMR, HP and CDC have announced a program installing HP printers as part of CDC’s Antibiotic Resistance Laboratory Network (AR Lab) that...
10.2.2018
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SkinBot is a lightweight robot that moves over the skin with a suction-based moving mechanism to capture a range of body parameters. The researchers believe a...
10.2.2018
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Alibaba AI Labs has announced an artificial-intelligent robot that will be wheeling around attending to hotel guests...
10.1.2018
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Researchers at ETH Zürich are showing off their construction robot who has created a pavilion using stones and string. After using over 60,000 lbs of stones...
10.1.2018
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Graphene, usually used as material in making aircraft and concrete because of its strength, is now being used to make one tough wheelchair...
9.28.2018
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If you’ve ever been biking and wished you had skinnier or thicker tires to match the uphill ride or downhill terrain, then you’re in luck. reTyre lets bikers...
9.28.2018
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Designers can now push the trend of monitoring devices for health-related reasons by quickly creating personalized, wearable solutions with the Health Sensor...
9.27.2018
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In Part 1 of this story, PDD examined the issues of product safety and labeling. In Part 2, we examine the challenges of IoT-connected products and misuse of...
9.27.2018
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Jim Costigan, building engineer, has spent his spare time, for the past six years, building a green-roofed, energy-efficient hobbit home in New York State...
9.27.2018
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At the 30th Annual Product Liability Conference there was a lot of talk about safely integrating IoT when designing products. This went hand-in-hand on how to...
9.26.2018
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In order for a combat diver's mission to be successful there needs to be accurate underwater navigation, and now the Shadow NAV does just that with a head...
9.25.2018
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Cleaning toilets isn’t our favorite thing to do on the chore list, but it’s especially disgusting with the apparent germ-infested toilet brush. Now, LUMI...
9.25.2018
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Fenik has spent four years developing a “fridge” that’s eco-friendly, doesn’t use electricity and won’t require a trip to the gas station for ice. Now, Yuma...
9.25.2018
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Mozilla has announced Firefox Reality, a web browser for virtual and augmented reality devices. Now pushing the limits of what ordinary web content can do, the...
9.24.2018
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Now, two virtual-assistant bots will help provide support to patients through the Accenture Intelligent Patient Platform. The Ella and Ethan robots utilize AI...
9.24.2018
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There were many odd inventions at this year’s new Tokyo exhibition, but a few that stood out were a DIY colonoscopy, a “babypod” that plays music for unborn...
9.24.2018
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