An MIT team came up with a new way of producing a multicolor part: “PhotoChromeleon.” The system’s reprogrammable photochromic ink enables objects to change colors when exposed to ultraviolet and visible light. Watch the demo on Tech Briefs TV.

The researchers say PhotoChromeleon could be used to customize anything from a phone case to a car.

This week’s Question: Would You Customize a Product with PhotoChromeleon?

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