13 May 2022
First Roboskin for Human-Like Sensing of Objects by Robots
BeBop Sensors Inc announced the BeBop Sensors RoboSkin line of skin-like coverings for tactile awareness for humanoid robots and prosthetics. A true nervous system for robots at less than 1mm thick, RoboSkin is the only technology that fits all robotic body parts: limbs, fingers, feet, head, and torso, to make robots "feel" better.
12 Apr 2022
Embodied, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as Embodied) is an American company specializing in social robots
31 Jan 2022
MetaLenz develops 2D meta-surfaces for use in optical applications. This profile summarizes a presentation given at the Photonics Spectra 2022 Conference.
22 Mar 2021
Joby Aviation, headquartered in Santa Cruz, California are developing a tiltrotor electric vertical take-off and landing air taxi. They are one of the leading players in this emerging market and have attracted over $820 million in funding, with investors including Toyota, Uber and Baillie Gifford.
2 Apr 2018
Nouvo is a Chinese Ag NW company with funding (unspecified amount) from Intel Capital.
5 Oct 2016
Fellow Robots is a Mountain View (CA) robotic company.
4 Aug 2016
Precision Hawk was established in 2010 in Toronto, Canada. The original focus of the company was to do precise remote sensing of data followed by data processing/analysis to provide actionable recommendations to farmers
6 Jun 2016
Prieto Battery Inc
Prieto Battery is a company developing polymer-based Li-ion batteries. They have struck strategic partnerships with Intel and Black & Decker.
3 Jun 2016
Enovix is a company founded by former executives at Intel, Form Factor and SunPower to produce Li-ion batteries with pure silicon anodes. The company's 3D architectural approach is supposed to deliver 16% improvements in performance year-on-year.
8 Mar 2016
InVisage is a pioneer in hybrid CMOS image sensors. The company is based in Menlo Park, CA and has received over $100m in funding. InVisage has developed a technology called QuantumFilm, which is a light sensitive layer of quantum dots. Remi Lacombe presented their latest progress at the IDTechEx Sensors USA conference.
19 Jun 2015
Intel acquires Recon; eyes future of wearables
On Tuesday, Intel completed the acquisition of Recon Instruments, maker of the new, critically acclaimed Recon Jet™ smart eyewear for sports and high-intensity environments.
14 Jan 2015
Thalmic labs are a Canadian startup that makes the Myo armband. It is worn on the forearm and enables a variety of gesture control functions using EMG sensing and an accelerometer.
18 Apr 2011
Woodside Capital Securities LLC
Woodside Capital Advises InVisage on its Series C Financing from Intel Capital
2 Feb 2010
Cymbet secures $31 million in private financing
Cymbet Corporation has announced that it has successfully completed the final phase of its third round of private equity financing, raising $31 million.
1 Oct 2009
Prime View Int and E Ink Corp revise merger agreement
Prime View International and E Ink Corporation revise merger agreement
4 Aug 2008
Silicon chip chemicals become a bridge to printing
Before the 1990s, silicon chip technology employed only six elements according to IBM but today we see a huge variety of compounds, alloys, solvents and dopants brought to bear.
9 Nov 2007
Plastic Logic UK announces new appointments
Plastic Logic announced last week that the company's Board of Directors has appointed Richard Archuleta to the position of Chief Executive Officer and member of the company's Board of Directors. In addition, the Board of Director's has appointed Stratton Sclavos as a Non-Executive Director.
28 Sep 2007
Plastic Logic Make New Appointments
Konrad Herre's appointment marks a decisive step in the intensive build up of Plastic Logic's German subsidiary.
11 Dec 2006
Active RFID Attracts More Big Money
With the launch of an RFID Investment Summit to be held in Boston on Feb 20, Raghu Das, CEO of IDTechEx looks at the recent investor interest in RFID and particularly active RFID and Real Time Locating Systems.