BOOK OF THE FUTURE

Top 5 News Stories 2014-11-21

Every day on our social media feeds (Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus) we share a variety of stories about technology and the future. These were the five stories that proved most popular with likes, retweets, shares and comments this week. Driverless cars could face threat from hackers trying to cause road chaos - http://bit.ly/1v18x6b Amazon uses Snapchat to send […]

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Top 5 News Stories 2014-11-14

Every day on our social media feeds (Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus) we share a variety of stories about technology and the future. These were the five stories that proved most popular with likes, retweets, shares and comments this week. DJI Introduces The $2,800 Inspire 1 Transforming Drone   - http://tcrn.ch/1wqGDNB 5 Ways The Amazon Echo Could […]

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Could Corrie Cause a Blackout?

Surprise surprise, our national generating capacity is a little shy of what it should be. This winter even with contingency plans activated, we will only be producing 6% more electricity than we consume. That’s not a great margin for error. Three years ago the figure was 17%.

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3D Printing: A Lot of Fuss About Everything

Is 3D printing living up to the enormous hype? Not yet. Maybe the scale of the opportunity is scaring people off.

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Hendo Hoverboard Shows Tech Will Always Surprise

Much fun for the media this week as a start-up punted a prototype hoverboard onto Kickstarter. It’s not quite the tech as featured in Back to the Future, but it’s close enough to get excited about.

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