Category: Artificial Intelligence

The smart glove for the industry

The glove, that thinks for itself. With its help work in the future should be more efficient and ergonomic.  Thanks to RFID and motion tracking, the ProGlove identifies which component the wearer of the ProGlove picks up and controls while  simultaneously...

/ 5. February 2016

Industry 4.0 – More flexible mass production through the use of technical engineering simulations – Part 1

The term Industry 4.0 is a main focus in the current debate about the future of machine production. However, while certain key technologies such as the steam engine, assembly line production or the computer are already associated with revolutions in...

/ 4. November 2015

Augmented Reality in Manufacturing – Killer Applications or Hype?

Most German manufacturers still underestimate the potential innovation opportunity offered by augmented reality technologies. This is evidenced by the results of the IT Innovation Readiness Index 2014, a follow-up study conducted by the independent market research agency Pierre Audoin Consultants...

/ 13. October 2015

The Cloud Sets the Course for Industry 4.0

Here in Germany, cloud services are only very slowly growing in popularity. This jeopardizes the extent to which small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can benefit from the Industry 4.0 trend, as highlighted by the results of the IT Innovation Readiness...

/ 23. September 2015

Hubert Burda Media: Transforming Big Data into value

Hurbert Burda Media (HBM) is one of largest media companies in Germany, based in Offenburg, Munich and Hamburg. 10 300 employees have generated external sales of € 2.5 Billion in 2014. € 1.3 Billion were accounted for “Digital brands national”,...

/ 31. August 2015

Industry 4.0 – The Future of Productivity and Growth in Manufacturing Industries

Industry 4.0 presents tremendous opportunities for innovative producers, system suppliers, and entire regions. But, as with previous transformational developments, Industry 4.0 also poses a severe threat to laggards. As business models, economics, and skill requirements shift, we could well see major...

/ 17. August 2015
Shazam on iPhone

Shazam: New business models with Big data

You might not be well acquainted with the term “Creative Industries” although you are using apps or visiting platforms that provide you with heaps of music, films, games, e-papers or e-books on a daily basis. So what are “Creative Industries”...

/ 31. July 2015

Brainlike Computers, Learning From Experience

If a child touches a hot stove it learns that this action hurts, and won’t do it again. Just like humans, new computers are now able to learn from their mistakes by absorbing and comprehending new information and subsequently adapt...

/ 14. April 2015

BeeWaTec Industry 4.0

A company that is successfully doing „Lean-Management" and who has a almost perfect work organization probably has a production area where each item has its place and name. Practically quite often employees complain that, despite of the complete labelling of...

/ 12. April 2015

Industry 4.0 – Smarter Production Read More

/ 12. April 2015