13 Aug 2021
Powering Navigational Buoys with the Help of Ocean Waves
To find a power source for buoys, look no further than the ocean itself.
5 Aug 2020
AI to Identify Individual Birds of the Same Species
Humans have a hard time identifying individual birds just by looking at the patterns on their plumage. An international study involving scientists has shown how computers can learn to differentiate individual birds of a same species.
13 Dec 2019
Visblue are a Danish start-up developing a modular vanadium redox flow battery. IDTechEx caught up with marketing manager Katharina Laursen.
10 Mar 2017
New technology for fast-charging, noncombustible batteries
A team of engineers led by 94-year-old John Goodenough, co-inventor of the lithium-ion battery, has developed the first all-solid-state battery cells that could lead to safer, faster-charging, longer-lasting rechargeable batteries for handheld mobile devices, electric cars and stationary energy storage.
21 Mar 2011
1 City, 100 million sensors
In the PlanIT Valley project from the Living PlanIT team there will be 100 million sensors deployed over 17 km2 - an area equivalent to Manhattan Island, New York City - to seamlessly embed and connect an entire city with Wireless Sensor Networks.