The Fraunhofer Institute shows off a robot at CeBIT that could take a digital photo and convert it into a drawing. Its day job is measuring the performance of reflective materials.
The German research organization is showing technology that lets NFC-equipped smartphones unlock doors, and let one person effectively e-mail a key to another.
Audi steps its ultra-premium audio offerings up a notch with a 23-channel 3D sound system.
At CeBIT, the research firm shows wireless tracking technology that lets coaches or fans see statistics such as how far a player ran or how fast the ball was shot.
The Center for Sustainable Energy Solutions at MIT will have $6 million in initial funding to research solar, building efficiency, and energy devices.
Fraunhofer Institute has demonstrated how conventional LED lighting could be used to send and receive data to laptops or smartphones, with speeds up to 3Gbps.
A Germany research institution adapts its facial recognition software for Google Glass, but promises to keep the data out of the cloud.
Audi brought a Q7 SUV to CES 2013 to showcase its partnership with Bang & Olufsen and The Fraunhofer Institute to develop what it calls 3D audio in the car.
The forecast for cloudy days at work may have just improved with a "luminous ceiling" from Fraunhofer Institute that mimics outdoor lighting inside the workplace.
The Fraunhofer Institute is developing redox flow batteries for electric cars.