Facebook is adamant its new “smart glasses” won’t be a privacy nightmare. But it is clearly bidding to normalise the use of wearable tech.
This week: how COVID-19 reveals how the fashion industry predicts trends, and why the success of solar becomes a problem.
The fashion industry: the standstill, a window of opportunity and the future of the industry in the wake of the pandemic.
This week: chicken wars – don’t be chicken, eat the balls; and ring my bell.
Each year the Macquarie Dictionary Committee choose a new word that represents the year gone by. Drawn from a short list, the words selected are both innovative and highly topical: so it’s no coincidence we have delved into some of the issues underlying these evolving words.
This week: Nobel interventions, now I see you, and cost per 'gram.
This week: platform monopoly, tech between science and fiction, and skinning fish for fashion.
This week: that’s obvious, skimming is the new black, and mountains of stuff.
This week: why it's too early to certify AI, and phantom traffic jams and fungi sandals in other news.
This week: break-in-news, I spy with my data eye, and fashion out of fashion.