OLED materials innovator CYNORA secures US$25M in first closing
Marking the initial closing of its Series C funding round, CYNORA has secured US$25M in financing from investors in Asia, Europe and the US. Germany-based CYNORA is an emerging materials leader with a novel technology to produce ultra-high-efficiency emitter systems required for next-generation Organic Light Emitting Diode displays.
Partners to develop solid state batteries for future electric vehicles
Solid Power is teaming up with Ford Motor Company to develop all solid-state batteries for next-generation electric vehicles.
Lithium-sulfur battery specialist Oxis Energy announces new investors
OXIS Energy is growing exponentially as several significant companies want to fund the latest lithium sulfur battery technology.
First battery-free Bluetooth sticker sensor tag
Demonstration of the first-ever sticker-sized Bluetooth sensor tag incorporating an ARM processor powered solely by scavenging energy from ambient radio frequencies.
LG and Samsung invest €25 million in CYNORA
CYNORA, a leading provider of highly efficient organic emitter materials for OLEDs, announced that the two Korean tech giants have decided to support CYNORA on its way to becoming a major player for OLED emitting materials.
World's first public trial of self-driving car service and app
nuTonomy has launched the first-ever public trial of a robo-taxi service.
Seeo is a US battery start-up that was recently acquired by Bosch. They have developed an innovative solid polymer electrolyte that can be coupled with lithium metal to boost gravimetric and volumetric energy density, while making the device safer.
$88 million in series E financing for OLED leader Kateeva
The new Kateeva investors are: BOE, Cybernaut Venture, GP Capital Shanghai, Redview Capital, and TCL Capital, all located in China. They join existing investors that include: Samsung Venture Investment Corporation, Sigma Partners, Spark Capital, Madrone Capital Partners, DBL Partners, New Science Ventures, and VEECO Instruments, Inc.
Established in 2013 as a spin-out company from the University of Colorado Boulder, Solid Power has been working on commercializing the company's next-generation all solid-state rechargeable batteries.
StoreDot is a startup company with a new process which modifies peptides so that they self-assemble into quantum dots. These proprietary organic compounds are capable of storing an electrical charge or emitting visible light.
Filament raises $5 million for industrial internet of things
As the industrial internet continues to proliferate, companies rely on machine-to-machine communications to gather and analyze data from physical objects.
New battery startup promises safe lithium batteries
Scientists have worked for many years trying to find a way to improve the safety of lithium-ion batteries.