Faced with coronavirus, Kenya accelerates on the Internet in Google balloons

Kenya has authorized Loon, which suspends relay antennas from stratospheric balloons, to test them on its territory to better respond to the Covid-19 epidemic. Loon’s balloons fly at an altitude of 20 kilometers and move thanks to the wind. Source: Loon Massive use of telework, saturation of platforms, etc. The coronavirus epidemic reinforces the dependence […]

Respirators from the car factory? Dräger doubts it

Hamburg A few days ago, US President Donald Trump staged his first major press conference on the corona crisis as a joint action: among other things, he met with the heads of the GoogleParent company alphabet and the dealer Walmart and praised the efforts of US companies to help the state fight the virus. Chancellor […]

Huawei regains top position in patent statistics

Munich, Dusseldorf Initially, Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei appeared uncertain when he appeared at the World Economic Forum in Davos in January. The 75-year-old sat motionless on his chair with his hands folded. But when he spoke about the allegations of the US government that his technology company was helping the Chinese government with cyber espionage, […]

Chinese tech company targets Germany

Dusseldorf Everything is networked: fitness bracelets, kettles, sockets and even a bathroom scale. All devices are kept in a simple, white design. And all devices go back to the Chinese company Xiaomi. In the conference room in Düsseldorf, the chief financial officer and architect of Xiaomi’s global expansion, Shou Zi Chew, had the devices draped. […]

Chinese tech company targets Germany

Dusseldorf Everything is networked: fitness bracelets, kettles, sockets and even a bathroom scale. All devices are kept in a simple, white design. And all devices go back to the Chinese company Xiaomi. In the conference room in Düsseldorf, the chief financial officer and architect of Xiaomi’s global expansion, Shou Zi Chew, had the devices draped. […]

The Corona Virus Panics the Exchange – What to Do Now

Erich Kästner is a famous writer, everyone knows his cheerful books like “Das doppelte Lottchen” or “Emil und die Detective”. But the author also had a dark side, which comes to light in poems like “The Ballad of the Imitation Drive” in 1931 – children hang up with playmate Fritz there, as they saw in […]

“AI is a tool like a shovel”

Berlin Sebastian Thrun clearly feels comfortable in the midst of sensitive robots, intelligent houses and autonomous electric cars. Again and again the gaze of the technology pioneer is interested in the bustle of the world Bosch Connected World. The Stuttgart technology company’s in-house exhibition is one of the most important meeting points of the year […]