Charging electric cars is not without its challenges

For most people, the biggest challenge of an electric car is to keep the battery charged for long distance travel. However, for others it is more about how to fast-charge the car battery without destroying their own and immediate neighbours’ radio and TV reception and interfering with the wireless local area network (LAN) and the […]

The science of measurement: A history

Metrology is the science of measurement and the technology behind the quality assurance processes in manufacturing that ensure a car runs the way it should, the computer’s processor works properly, aircraft stay in the air and more aspects of daily life that we take for granted – until something goes wrong. In manufacturing, hundreds or […]

Spectrum is not 5G’s biggest challenge

When new technologies come about, so do the hypes around them. Think back to WiMAX – it was certain to take over the communications world, but then came LTE and LTE advanced to challenge its position. Today’s hype is 5G, with all the great things it will bring. It is true that it will become […]