Discarded solar cells? Let’s call our winner of the week!

”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week column. Over the past few days, five start-ups of the day have been featured and on Saturday we will choose the week’s winner....

Start-up of the Day: Emergency Eye provides an instant view of emergency situations

Anyone who has ever had to call 112 in an emergency knows the feeling. When you get the switchboard operator on the line, you have to think carefully about where you are and what happened. It is even worse when you are abroad. How should you make it clear what...

Start-up of the Day: Smart monitor saves babies’ lives in Africa

More than thirty babies on an incubator ward with a single nurse. This is quite normal in African hospitals. The nurse is always busy with the day-to-day care. Identifying early symptoms of disease is difficult then. Monitors for keeping an eye on the heartbeat or...

With Scroll-partnership, Innovation Origins offers a stronger focus on the United States

Through a partnership with Scroll, Innovation Origins (IO) wants to increase its impact in the United States. The English-language website of IO (which operates in addition to Dutch and German versions) has already been able to gain a strongly growing interest from...

Follow-up: Will drones make aviation greener?

In the weekly 'follow-up' section we present a sequel to the best-read article of the past week. This week: how are we going to make aviation greener? No money for a business class ticket and still enjoy a good night's sleep on a flatbed during your flight to New...

Follow-up: Will drones make aviation greener?

In the weekly ‘follow-up’ section we present a sequel to the best-read article of the past week. This week: how are we going to make aviation greener? No money for a business class...

Invest in women for a change!

Innovation Origins is delving deeper. As of today, in addition to our regular news on innovation and technology, our journalists will routinely cover important themes in depth across the week. Our...

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