Entries in technology (12)

Wednesday
Feb072018

Can Technology Solve Climate  Change?

Flickr | Slon PicsA famous philosopher once said ‘technology gives us power’ and the more power we have, the more can be accomplished. But is this power sufficient enough to solve the problem of Climate Change?

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Monday
Feb052018

Top 5  Megacities

Flickr | Alexander BaxevanisA megacity is a metropolitan area with a population more than 10 million people. Believe it or not, we are seeing more and more megacities throughout the years; as of 2017, there are 47 in existence and this number is expected to rise! Here are the top 5 megacities in the world.

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Wednesday
Jan312018

Vehicles in the  Future

Flickr | Taco EkkelAs we know, some of the greatest contributors to air pollution are motor vehicles. They are one of the most prolific, life changing inventions that are deeply ingrained into modern living.

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Tuesday
Jan022018

Nature and  Architecture

We have overdeveloped and overpopulated our planet, leaving very little room for our mother nature to thrive and give us her best. We build on habitats, forestry, and even coasts. If you live in a city, new developments consisting of rapidly constructed high-rises to deal with housing shortages are a common sight.  

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Monday
Jul252016

GPS Tracking Technology To Save Endangered Hawksbill Turtles

Sometimes it feels like the world is advancing at an unprecedented rate, but that isn’t always a bad thing and in this case it is actually very positive. In April, the Nature Conservancy and scientists in the Arnavon Community Marine Conservation area tagged ten endangered Hawksbills with GPS trackers and have been collecting data on them ever since.

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Friday
Mar212014

10 Travellings Apps For Your Next Trip

For those traveling with technology, check out these 10 ways to enhance your experience.

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Tuesday
Nov222011

TOMORROW’S PLANET: TOP 3 TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATIONS

This week on Into the Wild we are looking to the future: investigating inventions designed to help problems associated with the modern world. Today we present our top three technological innovations, intended to help combat a variety of issues mainly related to population increase. These groundbreaking creations could be the answer to water shortages, energy consumption, air pollution and much more…

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Monday
Nov212011

OPINIONS: A WARNING LETTER TO THE SEVEN BILLIONTH BABY

A few weeks ago the seventh billion baby was born into the world: a demographic milestone which brought to the public’s attention the problems associated with population increase. This week on Into The Wild we will be looking to the future, and investigating ways in which tomorrow’s planet will be aided and enhanced by technology.

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Thursday
Oct272011

Top 10 Backpacker Gadgets and Apps

Today we look at 10 of the best gadgets and apps for the tech-embracing traveller putting the IT back into ‘getting away from it all’.

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Wednesday
Oct262011

TECHNOLOGY FOCUS: WATER CANARY

Continuing our week-long theme of technology and innovation, today we look at Water Canary: a product designed to assist with the worldwide problem of poor water quality.

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Tuesday
Oct252011

HOX POPS - TRAVEL GADGETS

Continuing this week’s theme of innovation and technology, we took to the streets of Shoreditch to find out exactly which gadgets people are using to aid their travel abroad. Technology is playing an increasing role in travel experiences; there is less focus on traditional maps and guide books, and an escalating popularity in BlackBerry and iPhone apps. Here’s what we found out:

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Friday
Jun242011

Travel apps – the Future of Backpacking?