Category: Innovation

Ford and GE Healthcare to Build 50,000 Airon-licensed Model A-E Ventilators

Ford Motor and GE Healthcare announced plans to produce 50,000 ventilators in the next 100 days with the support of 500 United Auto Workers to help battle the novel coronavirus.

Abbott ID NOW Lab-in-a-Box Innovation Delivers COVID-19 Results in Five Minutes

There is no question that when it comes to testing for COVID-19, the U.S. government has fallen short. Abbott has received authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the detection of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) using the fastest available molecular point-of-care test.

Dyson CoVent Ventilator Developed in 10 Days to Help Treat COVID-19 Patients

Dyson — the U.K. technology company best known for its distinctive vacuum cleaners, hairdryers, and fans — has introduced a new ventilator, dubbed the “CoVent,” which, it claims, was developed in 10 days.

Vegetarian Innovations Rock Food World

Vegetarian Innovations Rock Food World

The Wall Street Journal reports that purveyors of meat-free burgers are struggling to meet demand from fast food chains. Both Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods are disrupting the food business, with their realistic looking fake meats, which even “bleed” like real beef.

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Uber Promises to Elevate You

Uber Promises to Elevate You

Uber has unveiled its latest skyport designs for Uber Air, its vision of the future transportation. At an industry gathering of industry experts, aviation regulators and potential partners in Los Angeles, Uber painted an optimistic vision for its lofty ambition of...

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How small will robots get?

How small will robots get?

Small enough to hold in your hands. Rolls-Royce envisions a future where tiny engine maintenance robots, measuring just 10mm in diameter, will go inside an engine, sending live video back to the mechanics and speeding up inspections. Developed in collaboration with...

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Celebrity Edge Magic Carpet

Celebrity Edge Magic Carpet

Celebrity Edge was named the best new cruise ship of 2018. That award was due to a raft of innovations and new features, including “Magic Carpet” — a deck that moves up and down the side of the ship along a vertical track and multitasks as a boarding platform, restaurant with amazing views, or pool area extension.

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Digital Banking: A Trend You Can Bank On

Digital Banking: A Trend You Can Bank On

On June 8, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde warned that the growing presence of tech players leveraging big data and artificial intelligence technology could significantly disrupt the world’s financial system.

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