Artificial Intelligence: The new electricity

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is here. It goes unnoticed but it’s everywhere, embedded in our smartphones, household appliances, and computers. It’s the new electricity and it’s about to change our lives.

For instance, by 2022, smartphones will actually be smart. They will know who we are, what we want, when we want…

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Advocates for Change

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In partnership with Our Watch, Engender Equality is facilitating a media advisory training program called Advocates for Change.

The voices of women who have experienced violence and abuse are often missing from the media, lobbying and government policy development, despite real stories making deeper personal impacts. To help bridge this gap, Advocates for Change is aimed at training and supporting…

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Augmented Reality – Our personal assistant

Despite Augmented Reality’s intimate association with gaming and high-tech marketing campaigns, it is poised to enter our daily lives in powerful and revolutionary ways.

Augmented Reality will soon be our indispensable digital assistant, displaying helpful information over the physical world to inform, entertain, and caution.

Augmented Reality combines synthetic and natural light…

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5 Marvel movies for women

5 Marvel movies for women

Actress Brie Larson is currently promoting Captain Marvel by launching a series of scathing attacks on white males.

Her comments about toxic masculinity and ‘old white dudes’ have alienated audiences, many of whom are men and boys.

It would be a shame if Larson’s comments offend traditional fans. Already many of…

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Eight jobs you probably never heard of

As employers continue to automate and outsource jobs, here are eight currently emerging fields that you’ve probably never heard of.

12 Supertrends heading your way

12 Supertrends heading your way

Technological change is happening so fast that trends are now supertrends.

These powerful supertrends are important because they are crucial to understanding what people want.

One major supertrend is the shift from an ownership society to an accessibility society.

Consider this:

Uber, a peer-to-peer ride-sharing company, owns no carsSocial media giants Facebook, Instagram, Twitter,…

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Extended reality

Extended reality

“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” Arthur C. Clarke

We all know technology isn’t magic but tell that to our pre-industrial ancestors, especially when it comes to the marvel of Extended Reality. 

This deceptively bland moniker offers a startling array of experiences that will affect our lives in all kinds…

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U2 vs ACDC for best video involving unusual transportation

U2 vs ACDC for best video involving unusual transportation

U2 and ACDC might both be rock bands, but their music is vastly different.

ACDC are quintessential rock ‘n’ rollers whereas U2 are pop rockers. But that’s not their only difference.

ACDC are notorious for their hard-living lifestyles in the 70s and 80s, while U2 are more associated with philanthropic pursuits such as ending world hunger.

Yet these two seemingly dissimilar bands have more in common than one might suspect.

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