Category: Tech Trikes

BMW Demos 3D Printed S1000RR Sport Bike Following

BMW Demos 3D Printed S1000RR Sport Bike Following

This week the multinational automotive BMW Group invested €10 million (about $12.3 million) in a new additive manufacturing campus in Germany. In the teaser of this new feature, discerning viewers will get to see the 3D printed chassis of the BMW sports bike. Designed for the award-winning BMW S1000RR motorcycle, the 3D printed chassis is Read More

Goodbye Puncture BIGREP Airless Bicycle Tire

Goodbye Puncture: BIGREP Airless Bicycle Tire

In a “world-first” project, large-format 3D printing provider BigRep has created a full-scale, functional, airless bicycle tire. Created as a custom modification for the exclusive Globe Centrum sport bike, the tire showcases the capabilities of BigRep’s new PRO FLEX material, taking cues from the wider manufacturer community that typically uses TPU-based tools to manufacture RC Read More

Airbnb sees massive travel rebound ahead

Airbnb sees massive travel rebound ahead

Airbnb said on Thursday that it expects “a travel rebound unlike anything seen before” as the home sharing platform posted a major loss for the previous quarter. The San Francisco “sharing economy” firm reported a $ 1.2 billion loss in the first quarter, primarily due to accounting requirements, debt payments and lump-sum costs for other Read More

Protecting Against 'Natural' Cybersecurity Erosion

Protecting Against ‘Natural’ Cybersecurity Erosion

Every child who ever plays a board game understands that rolling dice results in unexpected results. In fact, this is why children’s board games use dice in the first place: to ensure a random result (from the point of view of the die, at least) about the same probability that it is thrown every time Read More

In Technology We Trust... But Should We

In Technology We Trust… But Should We

Since the Industrial Revolution, technology has changed society continuously. The pace of technological development has accelerated over the last 50 years, largely due to innovations in semiconductor electronics, software, and computer technology. Personal computers now fit in your pocket. You have access to people and information around the world via the Internet. Anything up to Read More

Death Watch Begins for Google

Death Watch Begins for Google

The European Union is spreading its wings. In the shadow of Brexit, it has been clearly decided that it is the real enemy of the people in its landmarks: social media companies and Google. France is even more aggressive than the European Union, suggesting that the region’s “right to be forgotten” law should apply worldwide. Read More

Women as CEOs The Problems and the Promise

Women as CEOs: The Problems and the Promise

An interview with IBM CEO Ginni Rometti, conducted earlier this month by Walter Isakson on PBS, is worth watching. Ginni is one of the most successful CEOs in the United States. One question that sprung on me was why the number of female CEOs has declined. I have followed many female CEOs over the years. Read More