Dec. 16, All About Circuits: Integrating electronics into everyday life isn’t all smartphones and automated cars. Even our disposable products, especially packaging, can become high tech. Silicon-free printed electronics could give rise to tech that’s designed to be thrown away. Printed electronics have made the news multiple times in the past year. They offer the electronics industry something that has only ever been available to semiconductor manufacturers in the past: the ability to have a fully customized circuit with customized components.

A great overview piece of how printed electronics can replace conventional PCBs for intelligent packaging.

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