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NLR launches first drones beyond the visible line of sight

With swarms of drones now filling the sky, air traffic safety is identified as a primary challenge. In a joint European effort to address these concerns, NLR is ushering a public-private collaboration for the implementation of new regulations.

Headlines

Fastned lands France and €17M for further growth
TU Delft working on smart and communicative solar cells
Chip industry to grow 6 percent, top 15 by twice as much
Imec and KU Leuven flout Tesla’s keyless entry
Plant imaging goes low code

“We don’t distinguish ourselves by software alone”

According to Guustaaf Savenije of VDL ETG, the largest tier-1 high tech supplier and hardware company in the Netherlands, software is just one of the disciplines – no more, no less.

In other news

Living electrical wires with record conductivity (TU Delft)
Toyota tests solar-powered Prius (Reuters)
MIT builds carbon nanotube FET based RISC-V processor (EE Times)

It’s not what AI can do for you

… but rather what you can do to put AI at the center of your business. You may not like the idea of working for an algorithm, but for most businesses, this is exactly what is required to stay in business at all.