The term teleportation was first coined in 1931 by American writer Charles Fort and, decades later, researchers are really getting the hang of it! Why is this amazing? Because that's one step closer to transporting fully solid matter which could mean that, somewhere down the road, you won't need that bus pass!
Many see Google Glass as the latest shady uncle at the Christmas family get-together, casting his dubious and piercing glare across the innocent faces of privacy and information protection. Yet, the world we live in is far from being innocent and even further from being private.
teve Jobs famously said "You have to start with the customer experience and work backwards to the technology - not the other way round." Try doing this with Online Video. Sometimes you watch it because it's the best way to understand something (how to tie a bowtie), sometimes because it's the only option.
The internet is everywhere, and you can't realistically shelter your kids from the online world in entirety. The local news even discusses social media and encourages viewers to go online for more information, and schools are relying more and more on the Internet for research and even independent student projects.
The selection of Marissa Mayer as the CEO of Yahoo put women in technology well and truly in the spotlight. According to Lady Geek, you don't have to have a 'magnetic attraction' to computers; you do not have to live and breathe them, instead you need a keen mind, a willingness to learn and a healthy interest.
I recently attended a conference held by the London Business School, focussing on Corporate Sustainability. The conference was interesting because it looked specifically at the future of corporate sustainability and the importance of innovation in achieving this.
Birmingham is still able to make goods that include the best design and involve creativity and innovation; just not in the archaic factories that once characterised the local landscape. And it is not just manufactured goods such as cars; jewellery and fashion and art can be added to the list.
10 startups have made it through to the final stage of The Irish Times FUSION programme. FUSION puts startups with no prior experience of the adverti...
Fashion and design have always been interwoven in the playing of both live and recorded music. All the way from the prehistoric age of drumsticks to today's fashion headphone.The level of both fashion and fidelity associated in music over time has wavered much like a stock chart or a sound wave.
Who doesn't know the famous DeLorean?! It is the iconic car of Back to the Future; it is the car futuristic cars are made of. This is a car in a league of its own, and it the only model ever produced by the company DMC.
The fact nearly three quarters of parents ask their children for technology advice comes as no surprise. You only have to spend five minutes in our stores on a Saturday afternoon to see the adults being led by their kids when it comes to the latest gadgets.