Posts Categorized: Tech Explained

Tech Explained: Cybersecurity

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.

Tech Explained: Encryption

This Tech Explained focuses on encryption – explore the workings behind how your data is encoded and protected when you are online.

Tech Explained: Edge Computing

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.

Tech Explained: Mixed Reality

Find out how mixed reality merges the real and virtual worlds to produce new environments and visualisations in our latest Tech Explained feature.

Tech Explained: Smart Tags

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.

Tech Explained: Cryptomining

Find out how cryptocurrencies are mined to create a blockchain and earn users tokens in this 2-minute read.

Tech Explained: Brain-Computer Interface

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.

Tech Explained: Gyroscopes

Gyroscopes have a huge variety of uses, find out how they work in our latest Tech Explained.

Tech Explained: 5G

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?

Tech Explained: Haptic Technology

How do haptics add a sense of touch to devices and virtual environments? Find out more in our latest Tech Explained feature.

Tech Explained: Quantum Computing

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.

Tech Explained: Image recognition

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.

Tech Explained: Generative Adversarial Networks

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.

Tech Explained: Nanotechnology

This Tech Explained focuses on nanotechnology – find out what is behind the development of molecule-sized technology.

Tech Explained: Bluetooth

Our latest Tech Explained looks at how Bluetooth technology can connect wirelessly to devices, and what are the benefits and pitfalls of using it.

Tech Explained: Fitness Trackers

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.

Tech Explained: Flexible displays

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.

Tech Explained: QR codes

As businesses worldwide prepare for the QR code revival, Springwise reveals the secrets behind the little black-and-white box.

Tech Explained: Drones

How do drones work, and what does their future looks like? Find out more in our latest Tech Explained.