Bird’s-eye view improves safety of autonomous driving

In the Providentia++ project, researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have worked with industry partners to develop a technology to complement the vehicle perspective based on onboard sensor input with a bird’s-eye view of traffic conditions. This improves road safety, including for autonomous driving. The expectations for autonomous Read more…

3 High-Tech Dividend Stocks to Buy and Hold

It’s not uncommon to read investment articles discussing the best dividend stocks to buy and hold. Retail investors are big dividend stock followers, although the best high-tech dividend stocks to buy and hold is a less common search.  That’s because most tech stocks are bought for their revenue growth potential. Read more…

New analysis shows antifouling membranes reduce costs, energy over their lifetimes

High-performing water filtration systems—necessary for reducing water scarcity—can also reduce cost and energy consumption, a new Northwestern University-led analysis finds. In the new study, researchers performed a high-level analysis of membrane filtration systems to evaluate cost, energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions associated with desalination and wastewater treatment. The researchers Read more…

Autonomous Cars in Arizona

Since July of 2021, there have been 12 reported crashes involving autonomous vehicles in Arizona. Autonomous vehicles have been on Arizona roads since 2015. In 2015, Governor, Doug Ducey signed an executive order that provided the process for autonomous vehicle testing in Arizona. The order established the safety guidelines for Read more…

What Is Steer-by-Wire Technology?

Automotive tech is changing, and we’re moving towards semi or fully autonomous vehicles. Of course, drivers will have the option to shift between autonomous and manual driving when they want. However, for autonomous driving to take off, automakers have developed a technology known as “steer by wire” or “drive by Read more…

50 Aviation and Aerospace Statistics

There’s no question that the aviation and aerospace sector has had a massive impact on countries worldwide over the last several decades. From travel and cargo to space exploration and storm forecasting, aviation and aerospace have forever changed how the world operates and interacts. Keeping up with the latest aerospace Read more…