For technologies that cannot be described in a technology article because of their complexity and breadth, such as artificial intelligence, additive manufacturing and energy-storage methods, specific applications are now presented as showcases.
Less food waste thanks to automatic image recognition
Kitro has developed a tool that allows managers of hospitality businesses to analyse their avoidable food waste. Kitchen staff can learn a lot from their food waste in terms of environmental and economic sustainability.
In the future, the majority of passenger road traffic is likely to be electrically powered. The batteries in all the electric cars on Swiss roads will then have a huge combined storage capacity which it will be possible to tap when the vehicles are parked.