Continental invests in Israeli start-up Cartica AI

Continental has acquired a minority stake in Israeli artificial intelligence start-up Cartica AI for an undisclosed amount. Cartica AI develops algorithms to accelerate machine learning. Continental already uses technologies from the field of artificial intelligence for object recognition in advanced driver assistance systems. The sensor data and images are used to identify road traffic objects […]

ZF Leads In BS-VI Transition Technology,Future-ready Products

ZF, known for its design, research and development, and manufacturing activities in the automotive industry, is a worldwide supplier of driveline and chassis technology for cars and commercial vehicles. ZF has strong technical expertise and depth in developing and producing components for passenger vehicles and commercial vehicles. The company offers steering systems, transmissions, axles, chassis […]

Bosch Group Pioneers Technology For Life

By T Murrali: It was rather an unusual day at the headquarters of Bosch Group in Gerlingen, near Stuttgart, in Germany; the annual press briefing began not with the traditional presentation of its financials but with the research priorities that form the bedrock of its present and future business. The main theme of the media […]

Great Possibilities For Manufacturing Industry

By Rama Shankar Pandey*: Industry 4.0 has seen the rise of robots working alongside factory workers, and autonomous material movement systems replenishing production line supplies. Sensor networks and communications technologies are being used to connect designers with factory workers, with intelligent machines and software interacting autonomously, and facilities connected in real time to suppliers and […]

Industry 4.0 Needs Workforce 4.0

By Anvar Jay Varadaraj*: The world’s leading trade show for industrial technology, the 2018 Hannover Messe, has just concluded. Most of its display halls were dedicated to Artificial Intelligence (AI), industrial automation and Industry 4.0. The show left us with thoughts on how Artificial Intelligence is poised to change the manufacturing landscape and what can […]