How much of the global windfall from the solar industry will be used to power our electric vehicles?

Posted October 04, 2018 09:33:06 The $2 trillion windfall the solar sector has generated from the Chinese market is only a fraction of the total global market for electricity, a study by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) says.But it is a significant fraction of what is needed to meet growing demand for electric vehicles.The […]

When the world’s biggest tech company announces $500 million in layoffs, it may not be a good sign for the economy

The stock market has been down about 5% for the past year, and analysts are worried that the tech industry is about to experience its worst economic downturn since the Great Depression.According to the S&P 500, the technology sector has been the largest driver of the decline.The index fell 3% for 2016 and is down […]

US tech credit union shuts down amid fraud claims

TECHNOLOGY CREDIT UNION — LTE-based technology credit union CLOSE has closed down its doors amid claims of fraud in its IT products.CLOSE, a branch of Credit Union First USA, announced on Monday that the company had shut down its operations.¬†CLOSE is the second major credit union in the U.S. to shut down over the past […]

AMD to merge with Nvidia in 2021

The technology giant is expected to announce plans to merge its core business with Nvidia next year, according to a report.The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday that AMD plans to buy Nvidia in a deal valued at about $1.7 billion, according a person familiar with the matter.The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the […]

How Milestone Technologies got the job to build the most disruptive technologies

The first-of-its kind company called Milestone Technology is launching a crowd-funded startup in a race to make disruptive technologies affordable.It’s launching in New York City this week, and it has raised $1.5 million in seed funding.Milestone says its “brave new world” is an opportunity for “entrepreneurs, innovators and researchers to build technologies that will fundamentally […]

Radiance Technologies Inc. to acquire Quantum Energy Inc., with assets of $100 billion

RADIANT TECHNOLOGIES INC., which is part of Radiance Energy Group LLC, has agreed to acquire quantum energy services provider Quantum Energy Corp. for an aggregate purchase price of $99 billion.The transaction, which was announced today, was completed through a combination of cash, cash equivalents, short-term borrowings and marketable securities.Quantum Energy is a leading provider of […]

Which battery technology is best for lithium-ion batteries?

Updated November 02, 2018 09:45:36 A battery is a collection of small metal cells.It is made of electrolyte, the water that forms when you charge a battery and electrolyte.Lithium-ion is a type of battery, but it has a very low energy density.Lithons battery is very similar to the kind of batteries used in mobile phones, […]

How to make the perfect robot

In this article, we’ll look at some of the technologies that can help us design robots that are smart, responsive, and useful.We’ll also take a look at how to use these technologies to help us build intelligent robots that can understand and respond to our needs.This article is part of Entertainment Weekly’s Fall Creators Summit […]