Research and Development
Global web services and technology company, Baidu has announced it will provide an open and complete software platform to help develop worldwide autonomous driving systems with reference vehicles and hardware.
UK manufacturer, Silent Sensors has announced plans to collaborate with the Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) and Bath University to develop a key component for the future of so-called 'Intelligent Tyres', using piezoelectric energy harvesting. This component will be part of the innovative Silent Sensors Tyre Management System (TMS) for vehicles.
Global power and automation company, ABB has announced the acquisition of B&R, one of the world’s largest privately-owned industrial automation businesses for an undisclosed sum.
The Manufacturer explores how a piece of innovative wearable tech is helping the world’s 415 million-strong diabetic population cope with life-threatening complications.
The Lockheed Martin F-35A Joint Strike Fighter has been revealed to have a significant flaw. It can't hit moving targets such as cars.
A new aerospace startup called Wright Electric has announced plans to build commercially viable electric passenger planes within the next decade.
Scientists at BAE Systems and City, University of London have revealed how research work on how falcons fly is inspiring new technologies for future aircraft that could contribute to their safety in the air, aerodynamics and fuel efficiency.
US-based asteroid mining company Deep Space Industries (DSI) has recently revealed a new spacecraft called Prospector-X.
US-based silicon chip manufacturer Intel is planning to buy Israeli autonomous car technology company Mobileye.
A Rutgers University researcher has developed a new method which could help store radioactive nuclear waste for millions of years by turning it into glass.