TECH AND MOBILITY NEWS

Ann Arbor's Xoran Technologies has received a patent on a device that could make possible fast, accurate stroke diagnosis on the go. // Stock Photo

Ann Arbor’s Xoran Technologies Patents Stroke Detection Device

Xoran Technologies in Ann Arbor, developer of low-dose radiation cone beam computed tomography (CT) systems, has received a patent for a modular CT system...
TAG Multimedia has developed conversational AI avatars to help small businesses face the staffing shortage. // Courtesy of TAG Multimedia

Businesses Can Convert Key Employees into Digital Avatars to Boost Efficiency

TAG Multimedia, an advertising company in Clawson, has developed conversational AI avatars (CAI) to help small businesses face the staffing crisis by cloning business...
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Sling Therapeutics in Ann Arbor Closes $35M Series A Financing

Sling Therapeutics Inc. in Ann Arbor, a biopharmaceutical company focused on late-stage development of an oral small molecule for the treatment of thyroid eye...
Roseville's Ultimation Industries has partnered with Qimarox to maximize material handling and space efficiency. // Courtesy of Ultimation Industries

Ultimation in Roseville Boosts Material Handling via Lifters and Conveyors

Ultimation Industries, an automotive manufacturer in Roseville, has partnered with Netherlands-based machine manufacturer Qimarox to help distributors move totes, cartons, and pallets from one...
LandingEdge expands Landing.AI's LandingLens platform to more manufacturing environments. // Courtesy of Landing.AI

New AI Platform Performs Automated Inspections on Factory Floors

LandingEdge from Palo Alto, Calif.’s Landing AI, revealed at the Automate 2022 show in Detroit, extends the capability of the company’s visual inspection platform...
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Ann Arbor’s Universal Robots Adds Humatics to Enhance Automation

Massachusetts-based Humatics Corp., which creates precise location and navigation data in places where these capabilities do not exist today, has been accepted into the...
LTU's Team ACTor celebrating their fifth consecutive victory at the annual Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition. // Courtesy of LTU

Southfield’s Lawrence Tech Wins Autonomous Vehicle Competition for Fifth Straight Year

For the fifth consecutive year, Team ACTor — an acronym for autonomous campus transport — of Southfield’s Lawrence Technological University (LTU) has won the...
The new 48-volt programmable power electronics control unit (ECU) for electrically heated catalysts from Eaton can be used by commercial vehicle manufacturers to meet tightening global emissions regulations. // Stock Photo

Eaton Launches Controller to Help Manufacturers Meet Tightening Emissions Regulations

Eaton, a power management company in Galesburg, west of Battle Creek, announced its eMobility business has introduced a 48-volt programmable power electronics control unit...
Denso Corp. and Honeywell are co-developing an electric motor for the Lilium Jet, pictured. // Courtesy of Honeywell

Denso, Honeywell Co-developing Motor for Lilium’s All-electric Jet

Denso Corp., a global mobility supplier with North American headquarters in Southfield, and Honeywell, an aerospace company, are co-developing an electric motor for the...
The new DR-3iB/6 Stainless is Fanuc’s first stainless steel food-grade delta robot for picking and packing primary food products. // Courtesy of Fanuc

Fanuc Introduces Stainless Delta Robot for Primary Food Handling

Fanuc America, the Rochester Hills provider of CNCs, robotics, and Robomachines, is introducing the new DR-3iB/6 Stainless delta robot for primary food handling at...
A diverse group of nursing students smile and listen to an unseen lecturer.

Davenport University Reinvests in Warren, Downtown Detroit Campuses

Beginning this spring, Davenport University is revamping its Warren Campus to house additional classrooms, two science and two nursing labs, two computer classrooms plus...
Conceptual illustrated image of self driving cars on a multi lane highway.

Grand Blanc’s CNXMotion Develops Brake-to-steer Technology with New Functions

Further developing technology architectures from its parent companies, Nexteer Automotive and Continental Automotive, CNXMotion, an auto parts manufacturer in Grand Blanc, has expanded its...
Shape Process Automation (SPA) in Auburn Hills and Mujin Corp. have partnered to speed SPA's robotic automation solutions.

Shape Process Automation in Auburn Hills Partners to Speed Robotic Automation

Shape Process Automation (SPA), a robotic systems integrator and process cutting solutions provider based in Auburn Hills, and robotics technology company Mujin Corp. announced...
Universal Robots will showcase a variety of collaborative robot technology at Automate 2022 in Detroit, including robots that can assemble and pack boxes. // Courtesy of UR

Universal Robots to Showcase Variety of Automation Technologies at Automate 2022

Universal Robots (UR), an automation company with its U.S. headquarters in Ann Arbor, will be showing a variety of its collaborative robots (cobots) in...
The semiconductor nanosheets in the water-cooled copper mount turn an infrared laser pulse into an effectively unipolar terahertz pulse. // Courtesy of hristian Meineke/Huber Lab/ U-R

U-M Emulates Impossible “Unipolar” Laser Pulses to Develop Quantum Information

Researchers from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, with aid from the University of Regensburg, have emulated impossible “unipolar” laser pulses for the...

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