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Oct 06, 2020

BANGKOK, Oct. 6, 2020 -- Thailand's high-tech Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), already positioning itself as the gateway to Asia, is aiming for a new post-COVID-19 role as incubator of innovative food products to nourish the world, officials said.

Sep 25, 2020

The 2020 AI NOW Online Tech Forum premiered on September 17 with six tech innovators pitching their solutions for COVID-19 and the contactless economy. Their AI solutions offer a vision of the new normal — a future where social distancing continues and technology is vital for facilitating social activities. They...

Aug 30, 2020

Self-driving smart technology has created a fad, sweeping the world with the development of self-driving vehicles. German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA) suggests that solving metropolitan transportation issues by combining zero-carbon emission, green electric vehicle, and self-driving technology will...

Aug 27, 2020

Lightweight, easily programmed mechanical limb takes drudgery out of small-firm manufacturing.

Aug 23, 2020

Simply flex your index finger to fire your weapon and rotate your wrist clockwise to move forward. Immersive controls have always been a pipedream in the world of gaming, but is steadily becoming reality. A team of researchers from NUS, led by Professor Lim Chwee Teck, has developed a smart glove – called ‘...

Aug 12, 2020
  • Initial efforts will focus on innovating vegetable varieties that deliver optimized quality and sensory experience
  • Called Unfold, the new company will be headquartered in the Davis, Calif., area with key operations in both the U.S. and Singapore
  • John Purcell appointed as CEO
  • Jul 31, 2020

    Faced with arrivals streaming in from across the world, the transport hub of Hong Kong urgently needed an intelligent disinfecting solution.

    The COVID-19 outbreak has underscored the need to regularly clean and disinfect surfaces in areas where large numbers of people congregate and pass through - such as...

    Jul 26, 2020

    TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 25, 2020 -- Heroic-Faith uses deep learning and other forms of AI to develop algorithms that assist in the identification of normal and adventitious lung sounds, such as inhalation, exhalation, wheeze, stridor and crackles. The technology is also able to respond to excessive respiratory rate,...

    Jul 24, 2020

    Lithium-ion batteries are used to power everything from the mobile phone in your pocket to a Tesla truck. They pack a powerful current punch, making them very versatile for devices that need a brief, heavy jolt of electricity, like a digital camera.

    Jul 24, 2020

    Taiwanese electric scooter powerhouse Gogoro has talked of overseas expansion for years, but those plans have been put on hold. As it looks to deepen its presence in Taiwan, what other obstacles is it facing and how serious are they?

    “You can’t be too worried about making it abroad. You have to first see if...

    Jul 23, 2020

    A Hong Kong start-up is creating autonomous plastic gathering robot swarms which could clean up the world’s waterways.

    Plastic pollution in oceans, rivers, harbours and lakes has become a hot-button issue around the world, including in Hong Kong where most people live and work near waterways and see the...

    Jul 19, 2020

    An electronics fair in London held on the eve of the COVID-19 shutdown featured many technologies that became boons during lockdown.

    Little knowing just how imminently contactless‑payment facilities and anything that digitally facilitated distance-working would be mandatorily in vogue, this year’s United...

    Jun 30, 2020

    2020 competition sees 30 student teams from institutions around the region competing in a showcase of mastery in state-of-the-art high-performance computing and artificial intelligence

    This year’s competition includes ‘real-world’ scenarios including two new challenges to support COVID-19 research

    Jun 23, 2020

    Updated FaceMe® engine designed to assist in the post-COVID-19 economic re-opening of workplaces and public spaces

    TAIPEI, Taiwan--CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW), a pioneer in AI and facial recognition technologies, today announced new updates to its landmark facial recognition software development kit, FaceMe®,...

    Jun 13, 2020

    Development programme creates opportunities in a volatile economy

    May 29, 2020

    With advances in robotic arm joint replacement technology, the Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, LKS Faculty of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong (HKUMed) is the first in Hong Kong to utilize the technology for joint replacement surgery in public hospital setting.

    End-stage hip and knee...

    May 03, 2020

    As the COVID-19 crisis continues to develop, researchers around the world are attempting to find the most effective treatment to combat the poorly understood virus behind this disease.

    Apr 23, 2020

    WiTricity technology powers DAIHEN’s D-Broad system for enhanced productivity of factory and industrial automation systems

    WATERTOWN, Mass. -- WiTricity, technology for wireless power transfer over distance, was central to a next-generation electric mobility demonstration in Osaka, Japan, led by DAIHEN...

    Apr 20, 2020

    Next-generation ICT firms operate in almost every sector but share one attribute – all create a flood of information which calls for nimble hardware and software.

    Apr 19, 2020

    A synthetic lure developed by researchers at Keele University in the United Kingdom has offered hopes for controlling mosquito populations in a bid to manage malaria.

    Attractive toxic sugar baits (ATSB) are an alternative method of managing mosquito populations, which work by exploiting the insects’ sugar...

    Apr 16, 2020

    Scientists have been using fluorescence microscopy to study the inner workings of biological cells and organisms for decades. However, many of these platforms are often too slow to follow the biological action in 3D; and too damaging to the living biological specimens with strong light illumination.

    Apr 16, 2020

    Researchers from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have developed a semi-autonomous robot that can disinfect large surfaces quickly. The researchers are planning to have public trials to support Singapore’s fight against COVID-19.

    Named eXtreme Disinfection roBOT (XDBOT), it can be...