Accor announces the launch of the new hybrid meeting concept powered by Microsoft Teams – ALL CONNECT

Accor announced it is collaborating with Microsoft to launch ALL CONNECT, a new hybrid meetings concept supported by Microsoft Teams. This new concept will enable guests around the world to adapt to the new ways of working that are expected to be an enduring legacy of the Covid-19 pandemic. Today, 55% of Accor hotels with … Continue reading Accor announces the launch of the new hybrid meeting concept powered by Microsoft Teams – ALL CONNECT

A solar / electric car that does not require charging for 1000 miles will be launched by Aptera

The reborn company Aptera Motors – we talked about it a year ago – has been promising a long-range solar/electric car for a while now, and it has now released images and video of a production model of the three-wheeler. The company has also launched pre-orders for its ultra-efficient solar electric car with the appearance … Continue reading A solar / electric car that does not require charging for 1000 miles will be launched by Aptera

A Clear, Strong, and Thermally Insulated Transparent Wood for Energy Efficient Windows

While the smartphone industry is mastering flexible screens, Forest Products Laboratory (FPL) researcher Junyong Zhu in co-collaboration with colleagues from the University of Maryland and the University of Colorado, has developed a transparent wood material that can be used in a variety of industries. This material is seen as a potential replacement for the glass … Continue reading A Clear, Strong, and Thermally Insulated Transparent Wood for Energy Efficient Windows

CityAirbus that aims to usher in an era of flying taxis just took its first public flight

Airbus' new eVTOL just took to the skies for the first time in public during a demonstration flight for a German politician. CityAirbus, as the electric aircraft is called, is part of Airbus' vision for "flying taxi" aircraft and currently being developed by the manufacturer's helicopter division. The remotely piloted aircraft first flew independently in … Continue reading CityAirbus that aims to usher in an era of flying taxis just took its first public flight

We had the smartphones… the “smart” face masks are the next level?!

A Japanese robotics startup has released what it’s calling the ‘world’s first smart mask’ that both protects during a pandemic and translates into eight languages, making communication easier when your face is partially covered. Dubbed ‘C-FACE’, the plastic smart mask is placed on the outside of a standard sized mask and connects to the wearer’s … Continue reading We had the smartphones… the “smart” face masks are the next level?!