Jan 23, 2017
As one of the most popular Christmas gifts last year, civilian drones are readily available to the public and can be used as a force for good. However, as the proliferation of drone technology continues, so increases the instances of drones being used for illicit, dangerous and sometimes deadly purposes.
Jan 19, 2017
One tech integrator we’ve had our eye on for almost a year, has finally galvanised its OTT on-demand digital streaming strategy and is now fully prepped on parallel launch-pads in Brazil and Indonesia. And in a strong signal of the industry validation of its tech, has just signed up a top ex-Microsoft Executive to the board.
Jan 18, 2017
For tech investors, there are two prime factors that drive most digital commercialisation right about now: mobility and accessibility. It seems that in today’s Tech-driven times, companies offering outstanding mobile functionality, alongside seamless scalability, are outcompeting their peers and ruling the roost.
Dec 13, 2016
The solar market is on the verge of exponential growth, and one ASX listed company is looking to be at the forefront of this change with a world leading technology that could have a fundamental effect on energy usage. Dyesol Limited (ASX: DYE), is a manufacturer of key perovskite solar cell (PSC) materials, next generation technology and photovoltaic (PV) panels.
Dec 12, 2016
What is the first reaction you have during an emergency? I’m willing to bet it’s about getting in touch with somebody – loved ones, colleagues, authorities – as well as seeking information from any communication medium at your disposal.
Dec 8, 2016
The global remittance market, i.e. the value of payments being sent across international borders, is currently worth nearly $600BN. However the options available for international money transfers currently range from painful to impossible, especially if you’re after a cheap, instantaneous, uncomplicated, and secure transfer experience, more aligned with the 21st century way of life.
Nov 28, 2016
Shark Mitigation Systems’ (ASX:SM8) dual-pronged, environmentally-friendly shark deterrent technology continues to hold its ground under gruelling test conditions. Ongoing testing this year has proved its sonar and disruptive colouration technologies to be non-intrusive and shark friendly, which is exactly why governments and private enterprise are now starting to pay attention to SM8’s products.
Nov 16, 2016
Our hearts are fluttering ever so slightly here at The Next Tech Stock. One well positioned online dating company with an ability to bridge the online/offline divide has been breaking revenue records, growing its subscriber base and shoring up its cash flow as it looks to build a portfolio of dating brands in the same manner as the $5.8BN NASDAQ listed Match Group (who owns Tinder, match.com, OKCupid, PlentyOfFish, amongst others).
Nov 3, 2016
In a new world where ‘access’ to items is valued above ‘ownership’, business models that provide consumers with what they need, only when they need it, are rapidly gaining traction. It’s the sharing economy. AKA collaborative consumption. AKA peer-to-peer. And it’s here to stay.
Oct 28, 2016
The most famous, and one of the wealthiest, AFL clubs in the land, the Collingwood Magpies, led by the ubiquitous Eddie McGuire, has always been on the front foot when it comes to innovative ideas. The Magpies, and indeed all sporting clubs, have deep ties to the community they exist in.