#electronic

New method to stop electronic devices spreading hospital infections

3 years ago — 0 min read

Tablets and mobile phones are commonly used throughout hospitals, although can transport germs which help spread infections. Researchers have now developed an antimicrobial coating to kill germs before they can...

Ford unveils ‘no-sweat’ electronic bike

4 years ago — 0 min read

Ford have created a ‘no-sweat’ electronic bike designed for commuters that will make it easier to pedal if you start to sweat. The bike links with an app that allows...

China announces all-robot manufacturing plant

4 years ago — 0 min read

China has announced plans to open the world’s first-ever all-robot manufacturing plant, which could reduce the workforce from 1,800 people to 200 - or by 90%. The plant will produce...

On-board WiFi could help hackers bring down plane

4 years ago — 0 min read

According to the US watchdog Government Accountability Office, hackers could potentially use on-board WiFi to bring down an aeroplane. This is due to the cockpit electronics being linked to the...

Proving factory aims to fill gaps in UK automotive supply chain

4 years ago — 1.5 min read

The Proving Factory, a new manufacturing initiative aimed at strengthening the UK’s automotive supply chain by helping small firms scale-up and industrialise innovative propulsion technologies, has been formally launched by...

New Dog Robot Can Run and Climb Just Like The Real Thing

4 years ago — 1 min read

Boston Dynamics, a company specializing in animal-like robots, has just released their latest design: Spot. Spot is an untethered dog-like robot that is designed to be sturdy and sure-footed when...