Technology news FILE
December 08, 2011
An innovative system that warns farmers when there is a risk of frost
Researchers from the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) have developed a technology that can warn farmers when and where frost might be about to affect their crops. The system sends an alert to a mobile phone or computer.
December 07, 2011
A new drug that is ‘made in Spain’
The biotechnology company Venter Pharma successfully completes the European evaluation process of its diagnostic drug for lactose intolerance.
December 06, 2011
Surgival is at the forefront of knee implants
The firm has launched a new system of implants in the market with cutting edge surgical instrumentation, to be used in all types of arthroplasty, and promising to reduce the risk of wear.
December 05, 2011
A Spanish company develops the world’s smallest artificial nose
Deutecno has developed the smallest device capable of odor discrimination--beyond the capabilities of the human nose-- with applications ranging from the world of perfumes to bomb detection.
December 02, 2011
A Spanish advance in the treatment for Parkinson’s
A pioneering device controls drug delivery as a function of the patient’s needs, thereby slowing the disease’s progression and reducing its symptoms.
December 01, 2011
Spanish energy groups are leaders in managing CO2 emissions
Spain sits at the top of the energy sector ranking ‘Carbon Disclosure Project Europe 300’, which evaluates the management of greenhouse gas emissions that have direct repercussions on climate change.
November 30, 2011
Sedecal: a leading company in high frequency x-ray generators
The Spanish company is the top maker of OEM high frequency x-ray generator technology, used for diagnostic imaging in both preventative and curative medicine.
November 29, 2011
Flumotion is named one of the top online video companies in the US
Streaming Media Magazine has included the Spanish company in its list of the top 100 companies that matter most in online video applications.
November 28, 2011
Indra connects daily life with the virtual world
The Spanish information technology company is launching a project called SOFIA, which will give citizens access to a new virtual environment through user-friendly mobile devices.
November 25, 2011
ACS tops the global ranking for infrastructure concessions
ACS ranks first for the fifth straight year, according to the newsletter Public Works Financing (PWF).