Articles about Emerging Tech
The final report by an inquiry into Australia's financial system has called for the formation of a public-private collaborative innovation committee, with the aim of helping the local industry keep pace with emerging technology in the sector.
Sure, in the old days nobody ever got fired for sticking with big vendors, but times have changed.
Big companies are slow moving and risk averse; small ones like to move fast and break things. But finding a way for the suits and the hipsters to work together could be the key to success for both.
Working with startups can offer big benefits to large businesses: but how do you manage the process to ensure success? Here are some tips from the experts.
Google's new Inbox email platform could get an 'undo send' feature, according to its development team, which is also working on opening the service to tablet support, and a mix of browsers.
The companies will work together on research and development to create smart, fashion-forward eyewear that consumers just might actually want to wear.
Australian taxation body The Tax Institute is calling on the government to establish a voluntary bitcoin register to de-anonymise ownership of the digital currency in Australia.
Australian bitcoin startup CoinJar hopes to tap into the United Kingdom's 'progressive' digital currency sector after shifting its corporate headquarters to London's Docklands region.
The wearable video camera creator is taking its business plans a step further by experimenting with consumer drones.
NewSat will provide ground infrastructure support and future satellite services from its Adelaide facility to a European satellite operator as part of a new master purchase agreement.
Moore'sCloud has gone into liquidation, almost two years after missing the AU$700,000 pledge goal it set for the Kickstarter campaign to back its 'Light' product.
The Australian Taxation Office's treatment of bitcoin and other digital currencies could see businesses operating in the space close up shop or move offshore, a Senate Committee hearing has heard.
US-based 3D-printing player 3D Systems has completed its acquisition of Brazilian additive manufacturing service bureau Robtec, creating 3D Systems Latin America in the process.
New analysis from the union representing CSIRO workers has revealed that 878 positions will be cut by the end of June 2015, more than previously forecast.
The FAA's anticipated ruling on commercial drone use is expected to impose a number of tough restrictions.
Give your fingers some extra functionality with these geeky gloves.
Coke machines, a psychologist, and futuristic grocery shopping combine with Intel's usual display of new chip and hardware technology at the Intel Developer Forum from San Francisco.
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The iPad and iPod Touch have been huge hits with children and schools. But there's a new wave of Android devices and tablets created by vendors taking advantage of Android's open-ness to create devices tailored specially for kids and teachers. Updated Sept. 27, 2012.
It'd be a mistake to think of Qualcomm only as a mobile processor company — as seen by the augmented reality kit, wireless charger and other nifty tech it showed off at its IQ 2012 conference.
Wearable tech goes green. Clothing and accessories made from recycled circuit boards.
What intelligent clothing will we be wearing in the future? Perhaps these items of wearable tech will be in our wardrobes.
Fans of the cheap, Linux-based computer met up in Bristol to show off devices based on the Raspberry Pi, one of a number of events intended to bring enthusiasts together.
Show off with some laser wearables, gadgets and gizmos.
Wish your jackets were more intelligent? Here are a few amazing items of clothing that practically think for themselves.
Nanyang Technological University shows prototype of TV content distribution via cloud-based technology with added social functionalities.
The Raspberry Pi mini-computer has taken the tech world by storm. If you're one of the lucky few to get one, one of the first things you'll need is a case. Here's a few to choose from.
If you cannot get to the Star Trek Convention in Las Vegas this week, console yourself with some classic Star Trek goodies and gifts.
Geek tech to add extra functionality to your day wear
The European Space Agency has given details of how it will track NASA's landing of the Curiosity rover on Mars, a mission that is seeking to gauge the habitability of the planet
Brighten up your life with some wearable fiber optics.
What could your business do better? At the Greentech Media and Groom Energy, Enterprise Carbon Accounting Summit in Burlingame, Calif., panelists explain what "The Climate Registry" is, and how business leaders can benefit from carbon accountability. Panelists include: James Sullivan, former director of the EPA Climate Leaders Program and current vice president of Clear Standards; Elise Zoli, partner and chair of energy practice at Goodwin Procter; and Tyman Lodder, western regional director of The Climate Registry.
At a Churchill Club event in Santa Clara, Calif., Peter Solvik, managing director at Sigma Partners, questions CIOs about Oracle's recent acquisition of Sun Microsystems. The panel includes: Matt Carey, chief information officer of Home Depot; Karenann Terrell, CIO of Baxter; and Lars Rabbe, former CIO of Yahoo. The IT chiefs also discuss how consolidation is hampering innovation, while bringing higher maintenance support costs and more system integration challenges.
At the CTIA Wireless 2009 Conference in Las Vegas, Clearwire's co-chairman, Benjamin Wolff, announces the launch of the Silicon Valley WiMax Innovation Network. The 20-square-mile "sandbox" will give developers free access to create and test applications for a 4G network.
At the CTIA Wireless 2009 Conference in Las Vegas, Ivan Seidenberg, CEO of Verizon Communications, announces the next initiative in the LTE Pipeline, the Verizon Wireless LTE Innovation Center. The center will serve as an incubator to test and make prototypes of new consumer electronics, telematics, and machine-to-machine products.
The tabletop technology, now available for purchase in the UK, has applications for business, Microsoft told ZDNet UK at CeBIT 2009
At the TechCrunch Cloud Computing Roundtable in Mountain View, Calif., Marc Benioff, CEO of Salesforce.com, explains why he thinks Microsoft's entry into the business will bring validation to the cloud. Many CTOs, he says, still need to be convinced that using software as a service will save them money and move their companies toward the future. Moderator: Steve Gillmor, editor of TechCrunchIT.