New research demonstrates how our bodies can power technology.By Jessica MileyMarch 12, 2019Can you imagine using your body as a power-bank for your phone?Probably not!But it’s about time that you do as a research team of bio-engineers at Purdue University, led by Wenzhuo Wu, are developing a technology that will turn naturally generated bio-mechanical energy into a self-sustaining electrical voltage for both consumer and military technologies.
Tesla made a $139 million profit in the fourth quarter of 2018.By Jessica MileyFebruary 01, 2019Tesla posted a $139 million profit in the fourth quarter of 2018, the first time the electric car company has recorded back-to-back profits, in its 15 year history.In a jubilant investor letter, posted on Wednesday, explained it was only the company’s fourth profitable quarter ever.
The rankings show which cities are most adapted to smart technology integration.October 09, 2019IMD Business School in Singapore has just presented its first edition of the worldwide & 39;Smart City Index 2019,& 39; which ranks 102 cities.The index ranks cities based on their integration of smart technology.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) becomes the 40th country in history to see one of its citizens sent to space.September 26, 2019History was made this week for UAE, when the first Emirati astronaut, Hazzaa Al Mansoori, was launched up to the International Space Station (ISS) alongside two other astronauts.
Lower percentages of coal and nuclear power in the first half of 2019 have seen Germany& 39;s renewables provide more electricity, for the first time ever.July 24, 2019It& 39;s a good year for renewable energy in Germany as wind, water, and solar energy have provided the country with more electricity in 2019 than coal and nuclear power combined.
Facebook& 39;s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, has spoken at a number of conferences and hearings.Now, The Verge has shared a leaked audio recording of a Q&A session between Facebook employees and Zuckerberg. And its two hours long.In the Q&A, Zuckerberg is more candid than during open and public hearings and can be heard rallying his employees to join him against critics, competitors, and even the U.