28 Dec 2020
Waste to Treasure: Crayfish Shells to Store Energy
Other than a spicy night snack, the crayfish has been endowed with greater significance. Research has made it possible to use crayfish shell as the biological template for high-performance supercapacitors.
30 Oct 2020
World's First Flying Car Hits the Road
Have you ever seen a flying car passing you on the highway? The PAL-V Liberty has been approved for road usage and can now be spotted on the European roads. With this approval, PAL-V is another step closer to deliveries.
7 Jan 2020
LG Reveals OLED Innovations
The company will introduce how advanced display products can be applied to people's everyday lives in various settings such as in airplanes, automobiles, homes, hotels, offices, and commercial spaces.
13 May 2019
Hummingbird robot uses AI to soon go where drones can't
Researchers have engineered flying robots that behave like hummingbirds, trained by machine learning algorithms based on various techniques the bird uses naturally every day.
12 Apr 2019
Electrostimulation restores memory
In a groundbreaking study researchers demonstrate that electrostimulation can improve the working memory of people in their 70s so that their performance on memory tasks is indistinguishable from that of 20-year-olds.
7 Mar 2019
Refocussing of smart cities from big brother sensing and people control to energy, food and water independence and magnificent free public transport facilitates cities becoming moveable. IDTechEx report, "Smart City Opportunities: Infrastructure, Systems, Materials 2019-2029" explains.
4 Aug 2017
Daimler invests in flying air taxi
The objective of making flying possible for everyone has drawn closer: In July 2017 the aviation start-up Volocopter agreed a finance deal over 25 million Euros with the automobile firm Daimler from Stuttgart, the technology investor Lukasz Gadowski from Berlin and further investors.
6 Mar 2017
Magic ink from the nano world
New technique could open the way for animating ultra-high-resolution images and for developing extremely sharp displays.
27 Aug 2012
Batteries from world's thinnest material could power tomorrow's EV
Engineering Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Use Intentionally Blemished Graphene Paper To Create Easy-To-Make, Quick-Charging Lithium-ion Battery With High Power Density
22 Aug 2012
New battery created by intentionally engineering defects in graphene
The result is a graphene anode material that can be charged or discharged 10 times faster than conventional graphite anodes used in today's lithium (Li)-ion batteries.
2 Dec 2011
Electric charging points at Waddesdon Manor
Waddesdon Manor has installed one of the most advanced electric vehicle (EV) charging points available in their main car park, allowing those visiting the site by EV to replenish their batteries free of charge.
26 Oct 2011
Latest EV trends and dead ends
Europe's largest electric vehicle show eCarTec, that has just taken place in Munich Germany, was an excellent place to see the latest trends and dead ends in electric vehicles.
14 Jan 2009
Paybacks from energy harvesting
This article shares some of the research carried out for the new IDTechEx report "Energy Harvesting and Storage for Electronic Devices 2009-2019".
26 Sep 2008
Packaging Days Conference
IDTechEx report on the Packaging Days conference held on September 23-24 at the Centre des Congres, Paris.