Duracell all set to take over Eveready for Rs 1,700 crore

  World’s third-richest person Warren Buffett CEO of Berkshire Hathaway who owns Duracell Inc. is all set to acquire BM Khaitan’s Eveready Industries.       The company also wholly owns GEICO , Duracell , Dairy Queen , BNSF Lubrizol, Fruit of the Loom, Helzberg Diamonds, Long & Foster, FlightSafety International, Pampered Chef, and NetJets, …

Alphabet launches new app to regulate air traffic for drones

Google parent’s firm Alphabet has just launched a brand new app to help  manage air traffic for drones.Aviation had initially launched the app, known as Open Sky, in Australia where it had gained approval from  government authorities for air traffic compliance. Earlier in the year, Wing gained approval to launch its first public drone delivery …

Aussie ‘retail robotics’ startup launched new ice cream bar ,robots serve single scoops

          Melbourne’s already bustling food scene is getting a new addition to the mix, with a new ice cream store where robots serve customers. Australian retail robotics startup Niska has opened a Robotic Ice Cream Bar  in Federation Square, which serves your favourite icy snacks by a team of robotic attendants: …

Can electric cars be the real future of green transportation !

    Transportation is responsible for over a quarter of the global carbon emissions  so it clearly needs a reboot. The question, although, is what’s one of the simplest ways ahead? Public transport or particular person electrical automobiles or both? Quick trains or flexible systems based on shared use? Such questions hold policymakers, planners, and …

China’s Ninebot : scooters drive themselves to charging station

    Segway-Ninebot Group, a Beijing-based electrical scooter maker, unveiled a scooter that can return itself to charging stations with out a driver, a potential boon for the burgeoning scooter-sharing business. Ninebot said Uber and Lyft, the ride-hailing giants which might be increasing into scooter-sharing, can be among the many customers for the brand new …

Sony and Yamaha make a self-driving cart for theme parks

  Remember how we said Sony’s self-driving SC – 1 idea would make for an incredible party bus? Apparently, Sony had the identical thought. The company is partnering with Yamaha on the SC-1 Sociable Cart, an expansion of the idea designed for entertainment purposes like theme parks, golf courses and “commercial facilities.” The brand new …

Posche unveils its first Electrical automotive – Taycan starting $150,900

Porsche has poured more than $1 billion into the development of its first all-electric automobile, a glossy four-door specimen that marks the start of a brand new chapter for the German automaker and its greatest bet in more than a generation. In three simultaneous events in Canada, China and Germany, Porsche finally introduced the world …

Orbit Fab turns into first startup to supply water to ISS

    Not even two years into its existence, orbital fuel supply startup Orbit Fab  has chalked up a giant win — successfully supplying the International Space Station with water, a first for any private company. It’s a giant deal, because providing water to the ISS involved a multi-day refuelling process, carried out in micro …