MTA and Transit Innovation Partnership Launch COVID-19 Response Challenge to Strengthen Public Transit

New York and other big cities have gone from being places where everyone wants to live to the exact opposite, seemingly overnight. All the benefits of city life which brought millions together are now detrimental. Small apartments and elevators, tightly packed mass transit, crowds on the streets, etc., have been part of the reason there […]

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MIT Adapts Ava Robotics Platform to Build Robot to Disinfect Greater Boston Food Bank

Food banks are facing a particular demand due to the stress of Covid-19. The United Nations projected that, because of the virus, the number of people facing severe food insecurity worldwide could double to 265 million. To keep them safe, A UV-light robot built by MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) has disinfected […]

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Realife Tech Launched to Support the Return of Live Events Around the World

LiveStyled is excited to announce it is relaunching as Realife Tech, The Experience Automation Platform, with a $7.2m funding round led by Virgo Investment Group, with additional backing from strategic investors Superfly Ventures and Stadia Ventures. Realife Tech works with the world’s biggest entertainment destinations and events, and has developed a ‘Post-Covid Fan Safety Hub’ to provide key customer-facing technology and help […]

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BuildingReports Adds COVID-19 Disinfectant Compliance Reporting to Application Suite

As office buildings and other facilities continue to re-open after three months of lockdown, business owners and building managers have had to follow a series of health and safety protocols before allowing people in.  Countless hardware and software vendors have released products to help companies comply with new requirements that will likely be in place […]

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Pandemic Tech: LiteSheet Solutions Launches LED UV-C Sanitizing Cabinet

LiteSheet Solutions launched an LED UV-C sanitizing cabinet that is designed to decontaminate potentially deadly bacteria and viruses, like the COVID19 virus.  “By harnessing the power of UV-C light, we are able to kill 99.99% of viruses and bacteria, including the deadly COVID19 virus that is currently causing health and safety concerns globally,” said Roger […]

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Pandemic Tech: Igor Launches Intelligent UV-C Disinfection Solution

Smart buildings innovator Igor today announced the general availability of Nexos Intelligent Disinfection. The solution pairs ultraviolet (UV-C) lighting with Internet of Things (IoT) controls to enable widespread, automated disinfection of surfaces. Earlier we’ve covered UV lights helping to bring guests back to hotel rooms, sanitizing hospital rooms and malls. According to Igor Founder and Chief […]

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Honeywell Launches Solutions to Help Improve Building Health and Reassure Occupants

For some time now we have reported on the issues regarding buildings being spreaders of Covid-19: Better Ventilation and Room Monitoring is Needed to Prevent Spread of COVID-19 Top 24 Covid-19 Changes Companies Should Make to Increase Safety and Reduce Liability CDC: Covid-19 Spreads Via Air Conditioning How to Reopen Your Business Responsibly Airflow is […]

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Pandemic Tech Alliance Announced

SHELTON, CT – May 27, 2020 In response to COVID-19, potentially the most significant crisis of the modern era, TMC has launched the Pandemic Tech Alliance. The Pandemic Tech Alliance represents companies who make solutions involved in testing, contact tracing, social distancing, health care, vaccines, treatments, smart cities, intelligent buildings, communications and more. The Pandemic […]

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