Tag: news

Process, R & D

Apple, Google and LG join 6G development group

November 13, 2020

Via: Electronics Weekly

Members include: Ericsson, Nokia, Charter Communications; Cisco; Hewlett Packard Enterprise; Intel; Keysight Technologies; Mavenir; MITRE; and VMware. Huawei is not a member. Companies banned from supplying US government agencies are ineligible. The group’s first meeting is scheduled for next Monday. […]

Design & Planning, Process

Nokia to build a cellular network on the Moon

October 19, 2020

Via: Electronics Weekly

Nokia has proposed to deploy the first LTE/4G communications system in space, and on the lunar surface by “late 2022”. The idea is that it could support lunar surface communications at greater distances, increased speeds, and provide more reliability for […]

Process, R & D

Leaseweb Global Expands Partnership with Veeam

October 8, 2020

Via: Industry Today

Leaseweb Global today announced the integration of Veeam-powered solutions with its Leaseweb Cloud Services. The new services are available in several Leaseweb locations across the globe: Amsterdam-1 and Amsterdam-2, London, Frankfurt, and will be available in Washington, D.C. before the […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Worldwide Automotive Carbon Fiber Industry to 2026 – by Raw Material, Fiber Type & Application

October 7, 2020

Via: PR Newswire

The global automotive carbon fiber market is estimated to grow significantly during the forecast period. The major factors that propel market growth include the rising application of carbon fiber in the automotive sector coupled with significant adoption of lightweight vehicles […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Tesla in talks with miner BHP over nickel-supply pact, report says

October 6, 2020

Via: Automotive News

Tesla Inc. is in talks with BHP Group on a nickel deal as the electric vehicle maker targets higher production and seeks to avoid a supply crunch, according to people familiar with the matter. Talks are held up on pricing, […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Virtual Peaker Partners with Fermata Energy on V2G Tech

October 5, 2020

Via: Industry Today

Louisville, KY and Charlottesville, VA–Virtual Peaker and Fermata Energy have announced a partnership to integrate Fermata Energy’s vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology with Virtual Peaker’s cloud-based residential energy demand response platform used by utilities across the country. The joint venture will make […]


The FTC is Considering Strengthening Enforcement of “Made in USA”

September 14, 2020

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

Remember Patriot Puck? It was touted as the “only American Made Hockey Puck,” with marketing materials that included the American flag. Then there’s PiperGear USA, a company that sold thousands military-themed, Made in USA labeled merchandise on military bases directly […]

Process, R & D

3 Steps to Integrate IT Products in Industry

August 7, 2020

Via: Industry Today

More than 50 % of companies around the world have faced difficulties when initiating digital transformation, because the technologies they use are outdated. In 2017 and 2018, 63 % of companies in Russia started out on this journey. It is […]

Process, R & D

Industrial Internet Consortium Chairs Share Plans for Future Industry Guidance

August 6, 2020

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

The chairs of Industrial Internet Consortium® (IIC™) task groups and working groups shared their proposals for future industry guidance following the IIC Quarterly Member Meeting, which took place virtually from June 22 – 26, 2020. Here is a summary of […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Amazon gets FCC approval for Project Kuiper satellite constellation

August 5, 2020

Via: Electronics Weekly

The planned constellation of 3,236 satellites is intended to address “unserved and underserved communities” around the world. SpaceX is a rival in this area, with its planned Starlink eventually consisting of 4,425 satellites. The FCC granted Amazon approval by a […]