Last month, the European Union’s Environment Agency released a landmark report with a shocking finding: 412,000 Europeans were killed prematurely due to poor air quality in 2016 (the most recent year data is available). Thousands more across the continent suffer from medical conditions attributed to poor air quality, including heart disease, lung disease and strokes. […]
On June 11th, the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and Health 2.0 Europe Conference kicks off in Helsinki, Finland. One of the world’s most preeminent digital health and medtech events, the event showcases some of the world’s leading innovations at the forefront of healthcare. One of this year’s exhibitors and featured companies is hometown […]
The 2016 edition of Mobile World Congress and 4YFN is over. In this article we look at some of the most interesting talks and panels that took place in sunny Barcelona throughout the week.
Bas van Abel and the Fairphone team are on a mission: making the world a ‘better place’ by building a very real smartphone manufacturing company. Will you ditch your Samsung for the new Fairphone 2?
We recently paid a visit to the Amsterdam offices of 3D Hubs, which is building a network of 3D printers worldwide, and had an interesting chat with co-founder Brian Garret about the startup’s plans.
Once a niche activity for hardcore ‘makers’, 3D printing is now being democratised by big companies and scores of startups. Charmaine Li identifies 10 interesting European companies in this space.
Rome-based hardware startup Solenica wants to – quite literally – bring more sunshine into your life with its ‘Lucy’ robot. We had a chat with founder and CEO Diva Tommei to learn more about its plans.