Proto Labs annual Cool Idea! Award goes to wearable kinetic charger



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“MAPLE PLAIN, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The creators of a wearable kinetic device called AMPY have been presented with the latest Proto Labs Cool Idea! Award. AMPY lets users discreetly capture and convert their daily physical activity into charging power for their smartphones.

“Wearable devices are playing an increasingly more important role in daily life,” says Proto Labs founder, Larry Lukis. “AMPY embodies the spirit of the wearable segment with its effortless user integration, but simultaneously offers an environmentally friendly kinetic alternative to wall chargers.”

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