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Smart Agriculture
It’s the time of the year again when days are getting shorter and the sun is not so powerful anymore. High time for a special occupational group. Farmers are in their final throes harvesting their acres before they will be starting all over again tilling their fields for the next year. For sure there is still a massive amount of manual work needed for them, but high-tech has found its way into agriculture for quite some time already. Harvesting machines are getting more powerful, safer and more efficient. But alsoRead More
Smart Parking Assistant
If you are a driver you’ve certainly been faced with situations like this already, when you had an appointment downtown, running a bit late already, and you couldn’t find a parking lot. You can literally feel your blood pressure rise. The first drops of sweat run down from your forehead. After quite a while you finally found a space where you could squeeze your car, paid a ticket and made it only a few minutes late to your appointment. But the meeting took longer than expected. Back to your carRead More
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Posted On March 30, 2016By Christian JakobIn Events, Technology

Big, Bigger, Huge – That’s Going To Be Bauma

The world’s biggest trade fair takes place every 3 years at the exhibition area in Munich. The numbers of bauma are impressive: 575,000 square meters, 3,421 exhibitors and 535,065 visitors from more than 200 countries in 2013. That’s record-breaking. If you come to Munich in April, again adrenaline rush will be guaranteed. It will be spectacular, breath-taking, and fantastic. Once you have visited the bauma you will always come back again. Construction and building-material machines, construction vehicles, construction equipment and mining machines as far as the eye can see andRead More
Cars Tokio Highway
Self-driving cars have been a vision and dream for decades and at some point over the last years we all recognised that we have reached a point of technological advancement that makes autonomous driving possible. However there is a huge BUT. Not only is it one of the most complex tasks to integrate sensor-based and highly rational technology into the emotional and imperfect traffic world of human drivers it’s also a heavy challenge to find solutions for legal, social, economical and ergonomic conflicts. In order to get a clear pictureRead More
Every year the Geneva International Motor Show fascinates Thousands of car enthusiasts and technology fans. But the show is also a good indicator where the journey of the automotive industry is heading to. Established car manufacturers showcase their latest innovations and trends. And what would be the show with all the exotics? We want to highlight some companies which exhibited outstanding products in terms of electro mobility, revolutionary technology and visionary trends. These days, the German premium car manufacturer BMW is not only because of its 100th anniversary on everyone’sRead More
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The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016 in Las Vegas is well underway and the world is talking about all those innovations, technologies and gadgets that are supposed to improve our everyday lives. TVs bigger and with higher resolution than ever seen before, technology that makes your home more secure and more smart, innovations for the healthcare sector, virtual reality devices for better gaming experience, wearables that are useful in sports, and so on and so forth. EBV Suppliers Showcase Their Products and Applications One day after the internationally renowned electronicsRead More
Let’s summarise the Automotive Segment year in one word: impossible! You simply need more than one word to describe everything that has happened. Let’s take a little journey through this year’s milestones and highlights chronologically. The year kicked off early with a big announcement from Altera stating that their SoC field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) have been selected for use in Audi’s advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) targeted for mass production. Audi together with TTTech developed the central driver assistance control unit zFAS using the Altera® Cyclone® V SoC FPGA enablingRead More
The Gas Show 15 in Warsaw, Poland last week on March 5-6 is Europe’s leading fair for LPG-CNG-LNG and auto gas technology. During the event all leading Polish and European producers and distributors of car LPG, CNG and LNG installations, dealers offering new cars with built in gas systems, designers and suppliers of auto gas fueling stations equipment, companies dealing in storing and transporting LPG, producers and distributors of fittings, devices and appliances for LPG, LNG and CNG – valves, regulators, cookers and other accessories, producers of containers, tanks and cisterns – wereRead More
It has been the year of the car at CES last week as more and more automakers and traditional tech companies mix up mobility and  connectivity and autonomous and semi-autonomous cars behind every corner. In return the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit is flooded with electronics in form of 3D printed cars and electrical vehicles. There is another connection between the two events: a moustache which belongs to Dr. Dieter Zetsche, the Chairman of Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars. 3D printed cars showcased in Detroit 3DRead More
Frankfurt 1963 – Mercedes presents the Mercedes 600 at the IAA. A new V8 motor featuring single overhead camshafts (SOHC) and Bosch mechanical fuel injection, a complex 150-bar (2,176 psi) hydraulic pressure system powering the automobile’s windows, seats, sun-roof, boot lid, and automatically closing doors are just some highlights of the automobile that starred in several James Bond and other film productions. The good old times! Until just two decades ago car trends were driven by superlatives – more power, more speed, bigger size! Playing car quartett was easy: 500 hp! I win! ButRead More