• Battery Analytics Company, ION Energy, Raises $3.6 Million in New Funding

    ION Energy receives investment to grow its team and continue technological development for e-mobility and energy storage. ION Energy, Inc. specializes in the development and provision of intelligent battery analytics for improving the durability and performance of lithium-ion batteries (LiBs......view more

  • BYD Celebrates Production Of 100,000th Han

    The first Blade Battery-powered BYD sells quite well. BYD celebrates the production of the 100,000th Han model, which has been offered in China since Summer 2020 in two versions - all-electric and plug-in hybrid. So far this year, the company sold some 52,231 units (38,679 BEV and 13,55......view more

  • GM, Cruise sue Ford to block use of 'BlueCruise' name for hands-free driving

    DETROIT, July 24 (Reuters) - General Motors Co (GM.N) and its Cruise robo-taxi subsidiary have filed a lawsuit to stop Ford Motor Co (F.N) from using the name "BlueCruise" to market its hands-free driving technology, the companies said on Saturday. News source:  https://www.reuters.com/......view more

  • MediaTek Launches Two New Helio G Series Chipsets for Next-Generation Smartphones

    Expanding its Helio G series, MediaTek has introduced two new chipsets, Helio G96 and Helio G88 to enable device makers to deliver elite photography and powerful display features for the next generation of smartphones. These new system-on-chips (SoCs) offer intuitive OS experiences, elite photogr......view more

  • Photocoupler with increased open voltage for isolated SSR

    Toshiba Electronics Europe has launched a new photovoltaic-output photocoupler housed in a thin SO6L package measuring just 3.84x10x2.1mm, suitable for driving the gates of high-voltage power MOSFETs used to develop a galvanically-isolated solid-state relay (SSR) function. SSRs are semicondu......view more

  • Air-powered Computer Memory Helps Soft Robots Control Movement

    Engineers at UC Riverside have unveiled an air-powered computer memory that can be used to control soft robots. The innovation overcomes one of the biggest obstacles to advancing soft robotics: the fundamental mismatch between pneumatics and electronics. For more information visit  http......view more

  • STMicroelectronics and Arrival Partner on Next-Generation Electric Vehicles Technologies

    STMicroelectronics has announced a new collaboration with electric vehicles (EVs) manufacturer Arrival. The partnership will bring STMicroelectronics’ automotive microcontrollers and power and battery-management devices to Arrival’s whole vehicle portfolio. ST’s technology will also enable A......view more

  • Tesla launches subscription service for advanced driver assistance software

    BERKELEY, California, July 17 (Reuters) - Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) said on Saturday it has introduced an option for some customers to subscribe to its advanced driver assistance software, dubbed "Full Self-Driving capability", for $199 per month, instead of paying $10,000 upfront. For more informa......view more