Software firm Ideagen is delighted to announce it has launched Ideagen Coruson – a definitive and visionary re-brand of its enterprise safety management and incident reporting software. Gael Enlighten a cloud-based software application used by some of the world’s leading brands as Virgin Trains, Telefonica and Haeco Group, will now be known as Ideagen Coruson from the 22nd February 2017.
University of Oregon (below) in Eugene have replicated some of the same brain patterns exhibited by human meditators in the brains of mice - no tiny meditation cushions or squeaky "oms" required. Still, experiments show that the "meditating mice" were more relaxed and less stressed than those with no rodent meditation training.
Yole Développment new technology market report focused on Bulk GaN substrate, is entitled "Bulk GaN Substrate Market." Under this new analysis, the consultancy presents the different market segments and related drivers, detailing the current status of GaN technologies. Commercial GaN-based devices are available for both optoelectronic and electronic applications, confirm Yole’s analysts. Indeed optoelectronics applications, particularly GaN-based laser diodes and GaN-on-GaN LEDs, are expected to drive the bulk GaN substrate market from 2016 - 2022. Suitably Toshiba is now shipping Dense Stacked Samples of 64-Layer 512-gigabit 3D Flash Memory.
Good timing, vital in many situations of daily life, is rarely something we consider. But a new dissertation from Sweden’s Umeå University, by Olympia Karampela, shows that our ability for timing is something that can be trained, and it seems to be connected with our cognitive capacity.
HappyOrNot, among the global leaders of instant customer and employee experience reporting and data analytics service, will showcase the application of NB-ioT (Narrowband IoT) technology in customer experience improvement at this year’s Mobile World Congress. MWC claims to be the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, organised by the GSMA and held in the Mobile World Capital Barcelona.
The Norwegian Air Ambulance Foundation, with nearly 700 000 members, works to save lives by strengthening its air ambulance service throughout Norway. This is done after thorough research, development and cooperation with other emergency services.
Professor Hazel Hall is one of several women to be elected to The RSE (Royal Society of Edinburgh) this year and the award-winning academic and Professor of Social Informatics at Edinburgh Napier, is among 60 new Fellows appointed to the prestigious society.
A project has kicked-off in London that will create artificial storms to help predict worst-case scenarios for coastal flooding. Using computer models to make real storms more extreme, this NOC (National Oceanography Centre) led project will help inform the planning of coastal defences and emergency response.
The world’s first app to be approved for contraception is launched.Natural Cycles is the fertility tracking app that uses a smart algorithm to help women pinpoint their fertility, and has accordingly become the world’s first app to be approved specifically for contraception.
A rates fiasco threatens to end hydro-power in Scotland with a new regime of business rates marking out hydropower for “special punishment”, and threatening to end independent development of schemes north of the border, Scottish industry representatives at Alba Energy are warning. Small hydro-businesses now face an increase in rates of up to 650%, with bills on some sites rising to as much as a quarter of total turnover. With some operators facing insolvency, others are left to calculate the cost of a future in which renewable energy ceases to be financially sustainable.
Dr Peter Harrop, (below right) Chairman, IDTechEx notes that just when many investors are running for the exit, having burnt their fingers with toy drones and the like, research reveals a much bigger picture, with considerable potential for the level-headed. The new IDTechEx report, Electric UAV Drones: Autonomous, Energy Independent 2017-2027 invites consideration of the trends to larger drones increasingly with autonomy of navigation, task and energy.
A recent Tech Pro Research survey asked what IoT data companies are collecting, and how it’s being used? Some 38 percent of respondents to a survey conducted in December 2016 said their companies are currently using IoT devices. More companies will be joining this group in the next year, as 30 percent of respondents said their companies are in the planning or considering stages.
A new method uses near infrared light to shed light on memory loss conditions as researchers at Hiroshima University have developed a new laser activated technique for bridging missing links in memory flow.
European countries installed around 6.9 GW of solar power systems in 2016 - a 20% decrease compared to the 8.6 GW that grid-connected in 2015, according to SolarPower Europe, the association of the solar power sector in Europe. In the same period, the global on-grid solar power market grew by about 49% to around 76.1 GW in 2016, from about 51.2 GW in 2015.
The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) became law just under a year ago. In a year from now, the Information Commissioner's Office starts to enforce it. DataIQ is now benchmarking how companies are preparing for GDPR compliance across the four key areas of permission, profiling, protection and personal.
The 8th Annual Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management Conference Europe (24th and 25th May 2017, Manchester, UK) is Europe’s leading platform to reduce cost-uncertainty, meet new regulations and create a holistic strategy for your decommissioning and waste management operations.
The global patient registry software market is categorised, based on various types of database, product, functionality, delivery mode, and end users. Based on types of databases, the report covers chronic disease, rare disease, cancer, cardiovascular, and diabetes registries.
Based on types of product, the report covers stand alone and integrated software. Integrated software representing the fastest growing segment in the global patient registry software market. Based on functionality, the report covers point of care (PoC), product outcome evaluation, patient care management, and population health management.
Abertay University forensics students will benefit from working with a high-tech new machine capable of retrieving the fingerprints of cold case murder victims. The University is the only place in Scotland that students can access the specialist VMD (Vacuum Metal Deposition) chamber from West Technology, which heats gold and zinc to 1600C, evaporating the metal, which is redeposited as a thin layer on a target surface, delineating any fingerprints.
By spraying a fine mist of particles into the stratosphere, global warming can be controlled – even given our slowness to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions. The process is one that imitates the natural cooling process from volcanoes, called SRM: Solar Radiation Management.
Blue Medora has an informal approach with its cadre of young programmers who huddle to work on the latest developments in the company's software programs that monitors big databases. "I think we've started a company that gives them a West Coast experience here in West Michigan," says CEO Nathan Owen, who co-founded Blue Medora in 2007 and now oversees a staff of more than 100 programmers, sales and marketing employees from his office. With excellent timing, Who Poached Who has created an amazing Infographic complete with embedding instructions!
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