A team of researchers from North Carolina State University have created a new design to harvest the heat generated by the body, and change it into electricity to be used in wearable electronics.
Farmbot, a farming robot constructed completely on open source, is being powered by Arduino, a global leader in open-source software and hardware ecosystem.
Researchers at the Australian National University (ANU) are one step closer to harvesting ambient or reusable energy obtained from mobile phone base stations to power wireless sensors that are battery-operated and used in industries such as agriculture and health.
Icontrol Networks, a leader in the smart home industry, today announced a partnership with Telstra, Australia's leading telecommunications and information services company, to power Telstra Smart Home.
Advantech’s Industrial Automation Group (IAG) is pleased to announce the launch of two new smart power meters for use in all kinds of electric power data acquisition.
ecobee Inc. today announced that the ecobee3 smarter wi-fi thermostat with room sensors is the first thermostat to be directly compatible with Amazon Echo, offering homeowners added convenience and comfort in their everyday lives through Amazon’s cloud-based voice service, Alexa.
Sentient Energy, Inc., a leading provider of advanced grid monitoring and analytics solutions to electric utilities for safe and reliable power delivery, has announced that four of its customers, Florida Power & Light (FPL), Southern California Edison (SCE), Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E), and Manitoba Hydro will be presenting papers at DistribuTECH 2016 in which they will discuss the deployment of distribution grid sensors and analytics to improve fault detection, reduce the number and duration of service outages, and create a more resilient distribution grid.
Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. (FLXT) is pleased to announce it has been contracted to co-develop a specialized IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) application with a specialty equipment manufacturer in the Energy industry. The customer designs, manufactures and maintains "special use" equipment employed by hundreds of power companies to produce electricity and fulfill the real-time demands of the grid.
An international research team formed by a University of Cincinnati (UC) cancer researcher has shown for the first time that a specific enzyme is responsible for sensing the available supply of GTP, an energy source that fuels the uncontrolled growth of cancer cells. The research underscores the enzyme’s potential to become a therapeutic target for future cancer drugs.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. today introduced the world’s most power efficient Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) System-on-a-Chip (SoC) solution. The new chip is 40 percent more energy efficient than its closest competitor and can deliver an unprecedented 2X times longer battery life for wearable and fitness tracking devices.