Digital economy’s environmental footprint is threatening the planet
Cloud computing, data centres, artificial intelligence and cryptocurrencies consume large amounts of electricity.
EU approves state aid to develop car batteries industry
State money will be channeled to 17 different companies covering the whole production chain.
Full load EMSD for safer maintenance inspections
Systems determine the condition of electrical distribution assets.
Digital twinning for PickMaster vision-guiding software
Tests robotic configurations on virtual production lines.
Huawei moving US research centre to Canada [UPDATED]
Restrictions would prevent Huawei from interacting with American employees.
Researcher honoured for industrial ceramic coatings breakthrough
Jason Tam was presented the award for Outstanding Innovation–International in Ottawa Nov. 26 by Mitacs.
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Panasonic leaves semiconductor business with Taiwan sale
Its chipmaking has struggled in recent years amid competition from cheaper rivals in South Korea and the rest of Asia.
Tech hub cities gain traction as companies hunt for labour [UPDATED]
Companies are noticing a significant pool of untapped tech talent elsewhere in the country.
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3D camera blazes industrial measurement
Sony sensor enables a more precise and sensitive scanning of reflected light.
IBM Cloud to launch multizone region in Canada by late 2020
Will provide access to globally consistent public cloud services, from enterprise-grade infrastructure to AI.
CAM system improves productivity
High-performance software covers a range of machine tool applications.
OECD floats sending tech tax to where revenues are generated
Liberal party proposed to impose a 3% tax on the revenue that tech giants generate in the country.
Organic waste: Micron process eliminates the trip to landfill
Innovative turnkey system ramping up for commercialization.
US plans to allow some technology sales to Huawei: report
Loss of access to American components and support threatens Chinese tech company’s its smartphone sales.
Reduce air-tool kickback
Ergonomic snake arm for operators.
China criticizes US tech curbs but trade talks going ahead
Measure targets providers of technology Washington says is being used to repress Muslim ethnic minorities.
New tech institute for Surrey takes pressure off Vancouver: Horgan
Cost and availability of industrial land are two of the biggest constraints to growth in BC’s technology sector.
HMI touchscreens get an upgrade
For new and retrofit applications.
Quartic.ai makes IIoT easy to adopt
Turns raw data from assets into insights that help technicians and plant managers make better decisions.
Huawei launches new phone with own version of Android
Mate 30 series smartphone counter US export sanctions.
Motoman’s safe robot collaboration
HC10 and 10DT eliminate pinch points.
Facing US ban, Huawei emerging as stronger tech competitor
Export curbs are making it a tougher competitor by forcing managers to focus resources on their most important products.
Big Tech faces a new set of foes: nearly all 50 US states
Attorneys general are investigating whether Google’s online search and advertising business is engaging in monopolistic behaviour.
Microart Services completes aerospace AS9100D certification
Shows the Markham PCB assembler operates under a stringent quality management system.
Toyota, Suzuki partnering in self driving car technology
Auto manufacturers face a costly shift toward the use of technologies; partnerships are one way to share the enormous costs.
Huawei expects no relief from US sanctions but is confident
Ren Zhengfei doesn’t want it, company is developing its own technology.
Factories of the future set standards for excellence
There’s a clear vision of how technology and data are to be used for gaining competitive advantage.
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SYSPRO a leader in ERP value matrix for third consecutive year: report
Tech researcher cites company’s Bot innovation and Microsoft Azure partnership.