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How drones add to daily job-tasks
UrbanisationTech

How drones add to daily job-tasks

On the current drone market you have a wide range of variety.  Some have full blown jet engines and can fly 500 miles per hour on a height of 50.000 feet. Others use batteries to turn their propellers on. Most of them require pilots even though they may sit in a control-room 5.000 miles away. Others are autonomous. In this article we dive deeper in the world of (mobile operated) drones and what the future holds in petto for them. Continue reading

Driver-less cars are on the rise. With or without advanced cruise control
UrbanisationTech

Driver-less cars are on the rise. With or without advanced cruise control

Tesla motors presented their newest car model on March 31, 2016. This isn’t an fully autonomous car, but a semi self-driving car with advanced cruise control. The question remained is when will we have an autonomous car? According to Re-code’s editor J. Bhuiyan it can happen soon:”If it’s not the personal car ownership model, it’ll happen way, way faster, 10 so or so years that these cars will be on the road and the mass market will experience them and have access to them.” In this article we explore what challenges lies ahead, their possibilities and in what development phase scientist are currently in. Continue reading

Data capital: indicate beforehand what you consume
OtherTech

Data capital: indicate beforehand what you consume

Companies of today need to embrace that data capital is a valuable asset with making key decisions in the company on competitive strategy level. It comes before financial investment on the developments of new services, products business processes. The digital data from their consumers offer better analytical insight on consumer facts with graphs. Every activity which involves digitization and datafication processes data from public, commercial to private sectors. In this article we’re going to look what big data means, why some consumers have concerns and how businesses profit from it. Continue reading

Why hydroelectric power dams aren’t pro-environment
GreenTech

Why hydroelectric power dams aren’t pro-environment

Several developing nations consider hydro-power as a renewable unlimited electric energy source. Such as C. Rinzin, director of Bhutan’s Druk Green Power Corporation for Bhutan, Indian corporations and The African Union Commission for the continent Africa. It´s a popular energy source, because the largest hydroelectric power dam Itaipu generates 12.600MW which can power more than 37.600.000 houses. It´s jointly owned by Brazil and Paraguay. On the second-place stands Guri dam (Venezuela) with 10.300MW and the largest in USA is Grand Coulee power station with 7.600MW. In this article we’re going to look at how hydro-power dams work and the pro’s/con’s. Continue reading

Maglev trains: traveling as fast as the speed of sound
UrbanisationTech

Maglev trains: traveling as fast as the speed of sound

With the rise of mega-cities many companies are currently fighting for the next big technological lype with public train transportation. In the future we need fast, durable and efficient transportation from city A to city B. One of the promising solutions is the Maglev train, which was initially proposed in 2012 by E. Musk, CEO at Tesla Motors. A hyper-tube pod, that can travel as fast as the speed of sound: 1000 km per hour. They are selectively being operated in China, Germany and Japan, but why aren’t Maglev’s widely available today? We answer this and give you an update about the development of tomorrow’s train transportation. Continue reading