Technology

Image of a solar farm.

Thailand is building solar plants that will float on water at dams and reservoirs. Installing them on water is a good idea as it can help prevent evaporation from occurring with the water and they will not take up any space on land. The plans are to build eight solar panel farms across Thailand that can produce up to 1 gigawatt in total capacity. The first solar...

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Image of google maps directions with AR.

AR (Augmented reality) technology will soon be used within google maps. A new feature coming soon to the app will use AR navigation technology to display what direction you need to go using your phone's camera. A visual guide on how to reach your destination.     The technology compares your phone's camera data with google's street view data to then understand what direction you are facing. After...

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Image of a train

The future of automation is slowly becoming a reality with autonomous cars, boats and planes being worked on but now we have autonomous trains here in Australia.   An iron ore mining company in Western Australia called Rio Tinto has recently launched a fully automated rail network. The trains travel 800 kilometers and take up to 40 hours to load up the cargo, reach their destination and...

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Heatwave In Australia

The recent heatwave has affected several of our customer sites across Victoria with power outages and power surges, due to the increase demand on power stations across Australia. Customers who have chosen to not implement the required UPS systems for their servers were impacted greatly. Power surges damage equipment, especially hard drive data, corrupting importing operating system and company information.   It is imperative to have a backup...

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Image of the drones cleaning a window.

In the near future you might see drones flying around cleaning the windows of tall buildings. A much safer and faster way compared to the traditional human-operated cradles that dangles off the building. It has some hoses and sponges attached so it can clean the windows. The cleaning process gets monitored to ensure the windows are cleaned properly without issues. A stable position with its stabilisation system...

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