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Sustainable Innovation: The Best Answer to Carbon Tax

September 26, 2011 • Sustainability, TechnologyComments (1)

Much has been written about the rights and wrongs of the Australian carbon tax, but only a few shed some light on how  manufacturers can benefit from the situation. Visiting Dassault Systèmes executive Bertrand Sicot has the answer: Sustainable Innovation. Mr. Sicot explained that Australian miners, engineers and manufacturers should worry less about the

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Australian Workplace Love Tablets

September 25, 2011 • TechnologyComments (0)

The tablet, specifically, Apple’s iPad is not just a consumer good for the “cool kids” to play Angry Birds. Sales people use it, executives use it, even our prime minister falls in love with the tablet device. From boardroom to the highest

Virtual Dressing Rooms

August 10, 2011 • News, TechnologyComments (0)

This will be one of the biggest blows ever to hit traditional retailers: Soon, shoppers can try on clothes at home via virtual changing rooms, a technology that uses augmented reality technology. The technology, named The Webcam Social Shopper uses online

Your Personal Wi-Fi Hotspot

June 7, 2011 • TechnologyComments (0)

Businesspeople on-the-go are carrying an increasing collection of mobile devices: Having two mobile phones is a norm for those seeking for optimum productivity. That, plus a laptop and tablet means a whole lot of efficiency and telecommuniation charges. Most

Paying Super Can be Easier

June 7, 2011 • News, TechnologyComments (0)

Opposition leader Tony Abbott revealed today that under a Coalition government, small business will have an easier option to collect and forward employees’ superannuation payment. The Opposition leader will pledge to allow small business to remit the

New Innovation Centre for Victorian Manufacturers

May 25, 2011 • News, TechnologyComments (0)

This month, a new multi-million dollar Innovation Centre Victoria is added to the Victorian Centre for Advanced Materials Manufacturing (VCAMM) facility in Melbourne. The state-of-the-art facility is established to give Victoria’s world-class