Next Big Thing

Making money in satellite data processing industry Sep 21, 2018

Gathering information about our planet using remote-sensing technologies has rapidly evolved in recent years. Earth observation has become more technologically sophisticated and helped to monitor and predict the adverse effects of human activity on Earth. However, being useful and promising to improve the economic and social well-being is not enough to make it cost-effective. So, is it possible to build a sustainable business model for satellite imagery?

How AR and VR shape new space exploration age Aug 23, 2018

During the historic Apollo missions on the Moon, astronauts were usually equipped with a small book containing checklists and instructions for every action and event. These paper tips proved to be very useful, but still required astronauts to rely on their memories to access critical information. Taking these drawbacks and huge danger of this system into consideration, space agencies decided to use virtual interfaces to expand human possibilities in space and save lives.

What may lie ahead of Med-Tech and AI cooperation Aug 10, 2018

Imagine that in the future people will be able to prevent and detect potential diseases by scanning their DNA for anomalies and mutations. The best technologies are yet to come, but many smartphone users can already disclose skin cancer by taking photos and checking it through the application. This is an example of how artificial intelligence is slowly but surely entering the healthcare industry. What other miracles will arrive in the next ten or twenty years?