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What are digital twins and how will they help deliver the innovations of the future?
In an increasingly digital world the threat of cyber attacks will also rise to impose on new levels of technology. In our latest Tech Explained, find out how cybersecurity works to protect against unauthorised access.
This Tech Explained focuses on encryption – explore the workings behind how your data is encoded and protected when you are online.
What is edge computing and how is it different from the cloud? Find out in our latest Tech Explained feature where we explain the practice of processing data in real-time without delay.
Find out how mixed reality merges the real and virtual worlds to produce new environments and visualisations in our latest Tech Explained feature.
Learn how Smart Tags can use radio frequencies to track an item from manufacture to delivery in real-time in our latest Tech Explained feature.
Find out how cryptocurrencies are mined to create a blockchain and earn users tokens in this 2-minute read.
Discover how a brain-computer interface (BCI) enables a direct communication pathway between the brain and the objects to be controlled in our latest Tech Explained feature.
Hardware and software improvements continue to excel in computer vision (CV) and deep learning technology. Depth sensors are fundamental to the understanding of innovations using these technologies. Find out more about how they are being used in this 2-minute read.
Gyroscopes have a huge variety of uses, find out how they work in our latest Tech Explained.
5G promises to make mobile connectivity vastly faster, so how does it work and what is the price to pay for increased convenience in the IoT network?
How do haptics add a sense of touch to devices and virtual environments? Find out more in our latest Tech Explained feature.
Our new Tech Explained brings you up to speed with the future of computing by identifying what makes quantum computing so different and how it can be used to manipulate subatomic particles.
How do computers see and interpret visual information? Find out in our latest Tech Explained feature where we explain the processes of image recognition software.
Generative adversarial networks pit one AI system against another in order to help them learn creativity. Find out how this innovative use of tech has influenced generating imagery and medical research in our latest Tech Explained.
This Tech Explained focuses on nanotechnology – find out what is behind the development of molecule-sized technology.
Our latest Tech Explained looks at how Bluetooth technology can connect wirelessly to devices, and what are the benefits and pitfalls of using it.
Wearable fitness trackers are continuously enhanced thanks to technological advances in material design and sensors. It’s no longer enough to measure steps and active minutes. Find out how fitness trackers have evolved and how they’re now been used in our latest Tech Explained.
A number of major electronics companies are working to develop a screen that is bendable – how are they doing it? Find out more in our latest Tech Explained.
As businesses worldwide prepare for the QR code revival, Springwise reveals the secrets behind the little black-and-white box.
How do drones work, and what does their future looks like? Find out more in our latest Tech Explained.