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In first, 3-D printed objects connect to WiFi without electronics

(University of Washington) UW engineers have developed the first 3-D printed plastic objects that can connect to other devices via WiFi without using any electronics, including a laundry bottle that can detect when soap is running low and automatically order more.
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