How the COVID-19 Pandemic Highlighted the Importance of Robotics in the UK
At UK Robotics Week 2020, the chair of the UK Robotics and Autonomous Systems (UK-RAS) Network commented on how the COVID-19 pandemic has illustrated how robotics can play a key role in managing future unexpected pandemics and events.
UK and Switzerland Lead the Way in European 5G According to International Report
Switzerland and the UK have been deemed two leading countries (third and sixth place respectively) in their integration of 5G. This is according to research company Omdia’s ‘5G Market Progress Assessment, End-2019’, which accounts for a total of 22 countries.
Machine Learning Company Insitro Raises $143 Million to Bridge Biology and AI
Insitro is a pharmaceutical company that follows a data-driven development approach towards drug development. The company uses machine learning and artificial intelligence-based approaches to derive more throughput in drug manufacturing.
Researchers Achieve Record-Breaking Sodium-Ion Battery Performance
Washington State University (WSU) and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) researchers have developed a sodium-ion battery, or SIB, whose capacity and performance is comparable to that of many lithium-ion batteries (LIBs) on the market.
European PCB Manufacturer Schweizer Electronic Makes Strategic Move With China Expansion
From Germany to China—one of the world’s leading high-tech PCB manufacturers, Schweizer Electronic AG, has expanded to Jintan, Jiangsau, with production now in full swing at the company’s newest manufacturing plant.