Press Releases

Aug 29, 2014 16:16 BST RE.WORK The latest line up of speakers and agenda sessions have been announced for the RE.WORK The Future of Robotics Forum taking place in London on 14 October. The Future of Robotics Forum will bring together 50 technologists, entrepreneurs, researchers, and industry leaders to explore advancements in robotic technology and to discuss the challenges in commercialising robotics.

New research reveals how wild rabbits were genetically transformed into tame rabbits

Aug 28, 2014 19:00 BST Uppsala University The genetic changes that transformed wild animals into domesticated forms have long been a mystery. An international team of scientists has now made a breakthrough by showing that many genes controlling the development of the brain and the nervous system were particularly important for rabbit domestication. The study is published today in Science and gives answers to many genetic questions.

Ren inomhusluft engagerar på teknikmässan IFA 2014 i Berlin

Aug 28, 2014 12:38 BST Blueair AB Berlins årliga mässa för konsumentelektronik IFA öppnar sina dörrar för allmänheten den 5 september, och i år kommer det globala luftreningsföretaget Blueair att presentera nya högpresterande teknologier som renar luften från praktiskt taget alla virus, kemikalier och PM2,5-partiklar.

IFA 2014 Panasonic Booth Highlights

Aug 27, 2014 11:00 BST Panasonic UK At IFA 2014, under the theme of "A Better Life, A Better World", Panasonic will exhibit its latest products and technologies, from digital AV equipment and home appliances to solutions for businesses.

Credit Card Machines for Taxi Drivers - no contract, no commitment, no monthly fees!

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Aug 24, 2014 18:00 BST Uppsala University In a study published in Nature Genetics, researchers from Uppsala University present the first global analysis of genome variation in honeybees. The findings show a surprisingly high level of genetic diversity in honeybees, and indicate that the species most probably originates from Asia, and not from Africa as previously thought.

Aug 22, 2014 10:00 BST Uppsala University In a new study published in Nature Communications, research scientists from Uppsala University present for the first time a large-scale study of the significance of genetic, clinical and lifestyle factors for protein levels in the bloodstream. The results of the study show that genetics and lifestyle are determining factors for protein levels.

Flubit.com shortlisted for an eCommerce Retailer of the Year Award

Aug 21, 2014 12:00 BST Flubit Disruptive online marketplace Flubit.com has been shortlisted for an eCommerce Retailer of the Year category in this year's prestigious eCommerce Awards.

AstaZero – the world's first full-scale test environment for future road safety – is being inaugurated today

Aug 21, 2014 07:06 BST Chalmers University of Technology The world's first full-scale test environment for future road safety is being inaugurated on 21 August. It will provide vehicle manufacturers, research institutes, universities and colleges from all over the world with unique opportunities to develop new solutions for increased road safety. The AstaZero facility, which has cost about SEK 500 million, is located outside Borås, Sweden.

Panasonic to manufacture induction hobs in Cardiff, reinforcing its commitment to the UK home appliance market

Aug 18, 2014 09:00 BST Panasonic UK ‘Made in Britain’ induction hobs feature advanced ‘Genius’ Sensor, unique to Panasonic