At this year's CES, which is being held virtually due to COVID-19, VARTA, the battery technology company from Ellwangen, Germany, is introducing the new A4 generation of lithium-ion button cells. Like its previous generations the CoinPower cell offers the highest energy density in the smallest space.
PragmatIC (Cambridge, UK), a leader in flexible electronics, has appointed Erik Langaker as independent chair to complement its existing board of directors. This appointment comes alongside additional funding of over £13M to support ongoing production ramp-up, accelerate manufacturing optimisation and drive continued product innovation.
As the kickoff to the 2020 NFL season nears, Zebra Technologies Corporation (Lincolnshire, Illinois), an innovator at the front line of business with solutions and partners that deliver a performance edge, recently announced it is capturing essential data for the Chicago Bears NFL team to help provide them with a competitive advantage. Zebra will use its RFID technology to track player and ball information for each of the Bears’ practice sessions and games for the upcoming season, allowing the team to better strategise and evaluate on-field performance.