Wearable robotics to transform snow sports #innovation #thinkdifferently

Road Robotics are innovating with a wearable “power assisted” skeleton that supplements the human’s body’s muscle actions. The applications are vast…you only need to watch futuristic movies such as Aliens and the “powerloader” to see how mechanical assist could transform our natural abilities. Robotic Ski Exoskeleton Experience the first of its kind robotic powered exoskeleton

Did you hear that? How you will listen to your body in the future #health #technology #innovation

Advances in 3D vision technology and Virtual Reality are widely publicized and Google glasses have made this wearable technology accessible. Advances in devices that leverage our auditory senses and hearing are next on the horizon. Poppy Crum, Chief Scientist at Dolby labs is aiming to “de-stigmatize” the use of hearable technologies. This is about a

How lasers navigate self driving vehicles #technology #innovation #vehicles #travel #autonomous

The “near” future of automotive travel is self-driving vehicles and there is some debate about on the tools used to enable this automation whether via cameras or a technology called “LIDAR.” “Lidar works much like radar, but instead of sending out radio waves it emits pulses of infrared light—aka lasers invisible to the human eye—and

Energy positive design – the new future for #sustainable #design

Powerhouse is a collaboration between a contractors, property developers, design and environmental consultants to create commercially viable buildings that are “energy positive,” proactively addressing the impact of new development on the environment. Powerhouse As members of the Powerhouse collaboration, we believe that energy positive buildings are the buildings of the future. An energy positive building

Super yachts designed with hybrid propulsion #design #innovation #travel

Originally featured by Designboom.com this superyacht is using new technologies to improve efficiency and operation.   Dynamiq is a Monaco superyacht builder meeting the needs of intelligent buyers for a next-generation yacht: efficient, chic, easy to order and effortless to customize. Dynamiq is the first to create a family of all-aluminium superyachts which combine the

Tesla power in your home #innovation #sustainability #renewables

Tesla (website) are leaders in electric vehicle innovation. Their advancements in compact battery technology have revolutionized the industry and made electric cars viable, albeit at a premium. They are now extending their learning on battery technologies in to residential and commercial applications harnessing solar panels with local batteries. Tesla energy Powerwall Powerwall detects grid outages and