Archive | Emerging Technologies RSS feed for this section

Two Data Center Industry Luminaries Appointed to Lead the Judging Panel for Datacloud Asia 2018

1 Nov

Two revered data center executives have been appointed to lead the judging panel for the Datacloud Asia 2018 awards. Joshua Au, Head, Data Center A*Star joins as Chairman and Billy Lee Kok Chi, Advisor and formerly Founding Chairman of the Malaysian Data Center Association as Vice Chairman. (more…)

TomTom HD Map for Autonomous Driving Extends to Japan

1 Nov

Navigation technology company, TomTom (TOM2), has announced that it is completing the collection of data for its High Definition (HD) Map for Japan*. (more…)

TomTom Traffic Launches in Japan

31 Oct

Navigation technologies company, TomTom (TOM2), has announced the introduction of TomTom Traffic in Japan. This extends the service’s reach to 69 countries with a combined population of more than five billion people. TomTom Traffic covers secondary and surface roads, broad coverage, low latency and high GPS probe density. (more…)

TomTom and ZENRIN Announce Strategic Mapping and Traffic Services Cooperation

31 Oct

Navigation technology company, TomTom (TOM2), and Japanese mapping company, ZENRIN, has announced their intention to collaborate on traffic services and mapping in Japan. (more…)

REDAVIA Commissioned Largest Minigrid in Tanzania

31 Oct

REDAVIA, a global market leader of cost-effective, reliable rental solar power for businesses and communities, commissioned two minigrids in Isenzanya and Shitunguru, located in the Songwe region in western Tanzania. The two pioneering containers were financed by InfraCo Africa (part of PIDG). (more…)

Saudi Arabia First Country to Grant a Robot Citizenship

30 Oct

Meet Sophia: a smart and outspoken… robot. Saudi Arabia on Wednesday made the advanced lifelike humanoid robot a citizen, the first country to grant citizenship to a robot. (more…)

Dimension Data Named to CRN’s Debut IoT Innovators List

25 Oct

Dimension Data, the global IT $7.5 billion solutions and services provider, has announced that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has honored the company with a 2017 IoT Innovators award. (more…)

TrendForce Reports Prices of Lithium-Ion Battery Cells Enters a Slow Climb; Supply of Polymer Cells Remains Tight

25 Oct

The latest lithium-ion battery market report from EnergyTrend, a division of TrendForce, finds that the price upswing for battery cells has started to moderate since this third quarter. Although the price of cobalt reached a new high for the recent years during the third quarter, prices of battery cells have been climbing more slowly after the large hikes in the second quarter. The overall price increase in the battery cell market is anticipated to be even smaller for this fourth quarter. (more…)

Introducing the BLACK+DECKER Smart Dog Collar for the Pet You Love

24 Oct

BLACK+DECKER, global brand leader in power tools, outdoor yard care equipment, and home products, announces the addition of Wagz, Inc. as a new partner in its licensing program. (more…)

Video Sheds Light on How Supercomputers Are Unraveling the Mystery of the Most Fascinating Computer of All—the Human Brain

20 Oct

As the power of supercomputers gallops ahead, high performance computing experts are working hard to create new computing capacities and models to amplify our understanding of the most primal computer—the human brain. (more…)