App Camp creates new ideas for using satellite data10 June 2013 Using satellite data to find areas of thermal updraft to fly gliders is just one of the innovative ideas developed over the week-long ‘camp’ to help bring Earth observation to the everyday user.
Microjobbing by satnav smartphone05 June 2013
Microjobbing by satnav smartphone05 June 2013 A novel smartphone app, already being used to monitor hundreds of railway stations in Germany, can earn you money as you go about your normal day.
Space drives e-mobility20 May 2013
Space drives e-mobility20 May 2013 An ESA business incubation start-up company is helping major car manufacturers to develop electric vehicle concepts and improve safety systems by turning ideas quickly into virtual prototypes.
Turn your satnav idea into business 03 May 2013
Turn your satnav idea into business 03 May 2013 Ready to take the next step with your satnav idea? ESA’s business incubation centres are offering help through this year’s European Satellite Navigation Competition.
From space: incubation programme creates a thousand jobs25 April 2013 The creation of a thousand new high-tech jobs over the last nine years was celebrated at the Agency’s business incubator in southern Germany on Wednesday. The centre and its start-ups are important contributors to the regional economy and the growing...
Mars and the machine22 April 2013
Mars and the machine22 April 2013 Without hi-tech magnetic sensors, rovers wouldn’t be able to roam around Mars. These same sensors will soon boost terrestrial travel by improving the machinery that moulds parts for cars and aircraft here on Earth.