Advances in information technology and innovation in electronics in the recent years have given rise to a slew of entertaining electronic devices. More Australian companies will pledge to give 1 per cent of their time, equity and product to not-for-profit organisations next week at the Nexus Youth Summit, which will be launched by Lucy Turnbull on Sunday and held over two days in Sydney’s Double Bay.
Blame it on the workings of people’s minds, our scientists, technologists, doctors and researchers… all of them are working in their own respective fields to create even more mind blowing gadgets and technologies. Just like with certain technologies that you know you could really live with, like for health reasons or lifestyle betterment, but you know you can never afford to buy.
One advantage to the ever changing face of technology, on the other hand, is that the older versions of certain gadgets and electronics become more affordable and accessible as newer versions are created. In the midst of the packed crowds and big-name press conferences, companies from across the world showed off some of the coolest technology that is about to be released. It comes in a wide array of colors making it not only a great hearing aid device but also a cool one. A robotic dog named CHiP by WowWee, described as being able to learn tricks from its owner, is demonstrated at the opening event at the CES 2016 consumer electronics show in Las Vegas, Jan. In the early 90’s, books and movies like The Lawnmower Man and Disclosure featured the use of a wildly popular new technology called Virtual Reality (VR) as a central theme to their stories. Along with the newer sleek designs and colors of behind the ear hearing aids comes a new wave of technology.
As we’ve seen in recent years, the future of technology is always right around the corner,” and I would like to share not only the ‘cool’ tech I saw, but also provide some context around the opportunities to bring these technologies to the events industry.
The scientists released two reports: Climate Intervention: Carbon Dioxide Removal and Reliable Sequestration” and Climate Intervention: Reflecting Sunlight to Cool Earth.” Both were co-authored by the 16 scientists, who have deep connections to Washington, from former federal advisory roles to oversight of critical research with millions of dollars of public and private funding.