The Evolution of Telehealth: Benefits and Drawbacks | MAPEGY

Telemedicine is one of the emerging healthcare technologies that is revolutionizing our routines and lifestyles. Its mission? Don't make a physical check-up necessary. But telemedicine is not only about sending a picture of your wound on WhatsApp to your doctor. Its main innovative branches...

9 Aug 2022

2022 Top Trends in Technology Intelligence | MAPEGY

In the post-covid digital world, companies are investing greater resources in the creation and adoption of specialized technical intelligence systems as they have come to understand the importance of intelligence operations for corporate success. The Center for Technology Management (CTM), UK, has...

12 Jul 2022  ·  4 min read

Advanced Plastic Recycling

The United Nations warns that among all the billion tons of plastic that have been produced in the past 50 years only 9% have been recycled. Where did the rest go? Unfortunately, there are now 5.25 trillion pieces of plastic in our oceans, covering almost 40% of their surface. With this being one...

22 Jun 2022  ·  4 min read

Is Nuclear Power Making a Comeback?

For safety concerns (in particular for the risk of accidents and the process of storing radioactive nuclear waste after the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan), part of Europe had begun a nuclear phase-out, but the recent Russian invasion of Ukraine has put this process into discussion.The ...

7 Jun 2022  ·  4 min read

A farewell to our Finnish friends

The past few weeks have been so cool! Coming from the Metropolia University of Applied Sciences in Helsinki, Ella, Roope, Mila, Verner, Sanni, Mikael, Salla, and Lenni have joined our team, demonstrating their creativity, dedication, and problem-solving solution oriented attitude. With a background...

24 May 2022  ·  4 min read

2022 Top trends in renewable energy

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has caused a short-term price rise (natural gas prices have hit their highest level since 2008), but it may also accelerate our transition towards sustainability. Due to the conflict and the political consequences that it led to, governments throughout the world had...

18 May 2022  ·  4 min read

Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality

A few years ago, no one could have ever imagined that we would have been able to attend a virtual concert or meet virtual friends in another world. But nowadays, the line between the real and the digital world continues to blur…VR, AR and MR: definitionsUsing VR glasses, Virtual Reality immediately...

5 Apr 2022  ·  4 min read

The future of transportation

In the past few years, we saw the start of a transportation revolution, from short-distance trips in town to longer trips in orbit. Going on vacation will never be the same; so won’t be going to the supermarket. URBAN MOBILITY During the past years, E-scooters have populated our streets and...

29 Mar 2022  ·  4 min read

Smart cities

According to Statista, “the revenue from smart city infrastructure is forecast to grow to more than 100 billion U.S. dollars by 2025, a share of more than 40 percent of the total smart city revenue worldwide”. Governments all around the world are implementing interfaces and communication networks,...

17 Mar 2022  ·  4 min read

3D-printed houses

Did you know that 3D printing has been around for more than 30 years? Back in 1981, Dr. Hideo Kodama from the Nagoya Municipal Industrial Research Institute, Japan, wrote about a new “rapid prototyping” method and applied for a patent that, due to a missing deadline, never got. However, he was the...

10 Mar 2022  ·  4 min read