Social Innovation

The latest advancements in design have made robots appear more and more human, but what are the complexities of the human body and why have engineers found them so hard to replicate?
Big Data, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence… there are lots of buzzwords thrown about when talking about technology, but what do they actually mean?
We predict how new technologies are going to change future rites of passage in society.
"Eureka" comes from the Ancient Greek word heúrēka, meaning "I have found it”. It is also the word that some of the most famous innovators in history must have shouted or thought when they made life changing discoveries. Read the story behind some of those discoveries here.
It’s 2040 and the way we live has changed drastically due to smart technology. But what about our beloved old cartoon characters – have their lives changed too?
What comes to mind when you think of bees? Honey making machines, or perhaps dangerous pests with painful stings? What most may not think of is how crucial bees are to society, their vitality expanding far beyond pollinating pretty flowers and producing tasty honey.
Which country in Europe has the highest internet penetration? The answer may surprise you.
Albert Einstein said, “Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” Discover how Mother Nature is inspiring technological developments across Europe.
Rapid urban population growth is putting pressure on retailers and their employees; innovative technologies are coming to their rescue.
The future holds many opportunities for exciting technologies, many of which are only now becoming possible thanks to the advent of the IoT era. Here we look at a few key milestones which have brought us to the point of universal connectivity.
The next generation of offices will be smarter and more sustainable than ever before.
What does the future have in store for those born in 2017? Well to begin with, the way they drive, receive deliveries and pay for things will be very different from the norms of today.
What do your tweets say about you? More importantly, how can your business use data from social media? Many are now looking to the platforms for insight into financial predictions, voter sentiment and even crime heat maps.