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“Mantis is a ‘Made in India’ Electric Bike”

Ranjita Ravi, co-founder, Orxa Energies, in an exclusive conversation with Mukul Yudhveer Singh, sheds light on how the company conceptualised and built India’s first performance-oriented electric bike called Mantis. Though this electric bike is the company’s newest addition to...

Is bio-CNG the right green fuel for public transportation?

The transport sector is one of the major contributors to greenhouse gas emissions. As per the UN World Meteorological Organization, global temperatures will rise by 3.5 degrees Celsius in this century if urgent measures are not adopted. Nations have...

A robust home automation product should be based on simplified design protocols

With the growing demand for smart homes and appliances, many chipset manufacturers have started to design low cost SoC (System-on-Chip) modules suitable for different applications. In a discussion with Deepshikha Shukla of the EFY Group, Karan Kumar, co-founder and...

“Cobots Are Not Designed To Replace The Human Workforce, But To Take Over Strenuous...

Imagine an organisation, devoid of threat from automation, where humans and robots will complement each other in a work floor and take productivity to the next level. The result, an exponentially profitable business! You must already be imagining of...

Smart Remote Control Sales Surge In Line With Spending On Home Automation Systems

Global sales of smart remote control were upward of 10,500 thousand units in 2018 and are estimated to record a Y-o-Y growth at over 18 per cent in 2019 Adoption of smart remote control remains high among residential...

Home automation: Engineering a home with eyes, ears and plenty of smarts

This article looks at how leading-edge innovation and electronic component technologies are supporting advanced smart home security and monitoring solutions. By Paul Golata, senior technical content specialist, marketing,, Mouser Electronics My third daughter recently graduated from college with an art degree....

NITI Aayog To Develop Index That Ranks AI Adoption In India

The index will identify challenges for each state in the adoption of AI and recommend possible areas of improvement. The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog), which is the country’s policy commission, is planning to develop an AI readiness index. The...

Panasonic Unveils Plans To Boost Smart Factory Business In India

Panasonic also plans to open a technical center for its smart factory solutions, which will also be used as a training center for customers. Panasonic has announced plans to boost its smart factory solutions business in India, targeting Rs 1000...

“The number of humans that robots replace is not the formula for calculating ROI”

Automation is the next big industrial trend that will drive factories and production units. But a lot of questions about unmanned factory floors are yet to be answered, such as what will the capex and opex of such technologies...

SK Telecom And Microsoft Sign Deal To Focus On 5G, AI And Cloud

Park Jung-ho, president and CEO of SK Telecom and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella signed the agreement. SK Telecom and Microsoft signed a memorandum of understanding for cooperation in areas such as 5G, artificial intelligence (AI) and cloud. Park Jung-ho, president and...

“Technologies like AI and ML are giving a new direction to manufacturers in 2019”

India is gradually transforming into a potent and lucrative business destination for foreign players. The electronics industry is booming, with world-class work being done at the local level. Mitsubishi is a well-known brand that has identified great business opportunities...

The Future of Mobility – A Bharat Innovation Fund Perspective

It’s an exciting time for entrepreneurs entering the field of electric mobility, because the way people and goods will move in the near future is being revolutionised across the globe. Rohan Choukkar Fast-paced technology trends have brought the automotive industry to...

India Innovation Accelerator Program 2019 to Focus on AI Startups, Apply Before June 2

Through this program, Facebook aims to help build the ecosystem for AI in India and support startups with the resources and opportunities. Facebook is inviting applications for the second edition of its India Innovation Accelerator Program 2019, which will focus...

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