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A new kind of battery. They charge 60 times faster than lithium-ion
A new kind of battery. They charge 60 times faster than lithium-ion

Australian company Graphene Manufacturing Group has partnered with scientists from the University of Queensland’s Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology to develop innovative batteries based on aluminum and graphene. According to the developers, the new batteries are superior to modern lithium-ion batteries in almost all respects. Aluminum-graphene batteries do not need to use rare earth metals…. More

Ford to start self-driving batteries
Ford to start self-driving batteries

Ford’s new F-150 Lightning electric pickup truck could be a hit. With this new product, the company fully embraces electric vehicles, which is why the concern announced plans to create a production of batteries for electric vehicles. On the eve of the auto giant Ford signed a memorandum of understanding with SK Innovation to create… More

The unmanned tractor drove 1,450 kilometers 10 hours faster than humans
The unmanned tractor drove 1,450 kilometers 10 hours faster than humans

Technological startup TuSimple, which develops autonomous control systems for long-haul tractors, has demonstrated the effectiveness of its technology. To do this, the company sent a truck loaded with watermelons on a 1,450-kilometer run from Arizona to Texas, and the autopilot managed to get to the final point of the route much faster than if there… More

U.S. wants to end microchip deficit
U.S. wants to end microchip deficit

The country’s authorities propose to increase the production of semiconductor chips within five years. On Tuesday night, Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer unveiled revised legislation that approved a $ 52 billion investment to dramatically increase semiconductor chip manufacturing and research in the United States over five years. The massive funding proposal will be included in… More

Now Android will be able to open and start a car
Now Android will be able to open and start a car

An Android smartphone will soon be able to unlock and start the car with a digital key. The latest version of the Android 12 operating system will be able to replace the standard key in compatible cars. Select 2021 BMW models will include this technology. Going forward, other car manufacturers will follow suit. This technology… More

Land Cruiser 300 and without V8: the new motor line is revealed
Land Cruiser 300 and without V8: the new motor line is revealed

In the Instagram account Land.cruiser.300, specializing in insider information about the new generation Toyota Land Cruiser, a table has appeared with data on the engines of the novelty: the model will be offered with two six-cylinder engines, and the V8 engine will be excluded from the range. If you believe the information from Land.cruiser.300, at… More

Opel Vivaro: now on hydrogen
Opel Vivaro: now on hydrogen

Opel is expanding the Vivaro range with a special version. The car is already on offer with an electric motor, but will soon be available as a Vivaro-e Hydrogen with a fuel cell on board. Fuel cell vehicles are still rare. Toyota has Mirai, Hyundai has Nexo. Opel is expanding its capabilities with the Vivaro-e… More

Waymo drone created a cork and “flow” from technical support
Waymo drone created a cork and “flow” from technical support

A curious incident took place in Chandler, Arizona. One of Waymo’s drones got stuck on the road due to cones. At that moment, a passenger was in the cabin of the unmanned taxi. He was not taken aback and captured what was happening on video. The irony is that the taxi passenger was blogger Joel… More

Lada Vesta and XRAY with a digital “device” in the style of Vaz-2101
Lada Vesta and XRAY with a digital “device” in the style of Vaz-2101

The St. Petersburg company CMGAISD, which creates accessories for cars, is preparing to launch sales of stylized virtual dashboards for the Lada Vesta and Lada XRAY models in the VAZ-2101 style, popularly known as “Kopeyka”. The size of the display “tidy” is 308 x 130 mm, and the resolution is 1920 x 720 pixels. The… More