Happy 2018!

Nominate your emerging tech inspirations of 2017!
Who has inspired you in 2017? A developer who pushed the limits of emerging tech? Brought multiple areas together? Brought people together? Someone who has helped use emerging tech for social good? Someone who has shared their wisdom in a big way? Whether it be in VR, AR, the Internet of Things, wearables, artificial intelligence or robotics (or a mix!) — they deserve some recognition. Please nominate them so we can give them some of the thanks that they deserve!

Latest VR

The Royal Australian Navy are giving VR-powered diversity and inclusion training a go!
December 11th, 2017 | Interviews, Virtual Reality
In a great tale of VR startup success, Equal Reality, a group focused on reducing unconscious bias through virtual reality, have recently built a custom version of their app for the Royal Australian Navy's cultural reform program. I spoke to Brennan, one of the founders of the team, about their exciting news!

Latest AR

5 questions answered about the Magic Leap One (and 2 we still need answers for!)
December 21st, 2017 | Augmented Reality
The mystery of Magic Leap has been partially unveiled with the announcement of the Magic Leap One headset! Brian Crecente from Rolling Stone's Glixel got to try the tech, write about his experience and interview the founder, Rony Abovitz, about it all. There's a lot there, so here are the questions many have been asking and the answers we have for them now!

Latest AI/Robotics

Insights into the world of machine learning from a chief scientist
September 27th, 2017 | Artificial Intelligence, Interviews
Dr. Sid J Reddy is chief scientist at Conversica and will be speaking at AI with the Best about creating an automated sales assistant that engages in genuine human conversation! I thought I'd ask him for his insights into the world of machine learning, natural language processing and our AI-powered future!

Latest IoT/Makers

Is 2018 the year you’ll have smart tech in your ears?
December 18th, 2017 | Hearables, Internet of Things, Opinion, Wearables
If the latest AirPod news is anything to go by, hearables are on the rise. Or maybe not. Other hearable news isn't so positive. Is 2018 the year we will all wear smart headphones in our ears so we can be guided by an omnipresent assistant? Here is where things are at.