March 20, 2018 |

Five Reasons Why Everyone With A Tech Idea Should Apply To The #HWALAB

The Hybrid World Adelaide LAB is a space for new projects, products and plans that use digital technology to solve real world problems. Do you have a tech idea? Here are five reasons why you should apply. 1. The mentoring workshop Over two days, you’ll meet a range of world-class mentors who will use their… More

March 14, 2018 |

Seven High Tech Food Experiences You Need to Know About

The future has arrived, and it’s in your fridge. How much of a role should technology play when it comes to food? While some embrace it with open arms; others argue it isn’t natural, and some simply find the idea… strange. Whatever your view, we’re taking a look at some of the world’s most interesting high… More

March 14, 2018 |

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Douglas Adams

To celebrate Douglas Adams’ birthday last weekend (March 11th), we’ve delved into the life of the wondrous man who created The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy, and uncovered some absolute gems. 1. He’s been involved with some of your favourite British icons Of course, Hitchhiker’s. This wonderfully irreverent piece of sci-fi comedy gold has rooted itself into… More

March 6, 2018 |

Spotlight: Troy Gray from Vox Ventures wants to shake up the TV industry

The disconnect between television and viewer is a problem that Troy Gray, founder of Vox Ventures, hopes to solve. He came in fourth place at last year’s #HWALAB, after pitching his idea for media sync technology to the panel of experts. “I produce and syndicate global television shows, coming up with concepts and selling and… More

March 6, 2018 |

Five Women On Our Doorstep Worth Celebrating for #IWD2018

March 8 is International Women’s Day and we’re celebrating by looking at the achievements of five innovative Adelaide women who are pioneers in their respective fields. Check them out. Flavia Nardini Flavia is a rocket scientist. She’s the co-founder of Fleet Space Technologies, a company that aims to connect the world’s devices – yes, all of them – in an… More

March 2, 2018 |

Five Ways Tech Helps Wildlife Around the World

When it comes to wildlife, technology can get a bad rap. But that’s not fair. Tech has the ability to play a key role in protecting it; and can bring worldwide attention to major environmental issues along the way. In recognition of World Wildlife Day, we’re looking at some of the ways technology is being used to help wildlife. Animal education… More

February 28, 2018 |

Spotlight: Adelaide start-up Rogue Lumens take business exhibitions to the next level

You’re at a business exhibition. Imagine it being an immersive experience, like swimming in a pool, walking in a vineyard, or browsing products on a supermarket shelf – on a nine-by-nine metre wide-screen, wrapped around three walls. It sounds like something you’d find in an art gallery before a business conference, but the corporate world is exactly the space in… More

February 28, 2018 |

Four Iconic Game Consoles That Make Up “The Sixth Generation”

Eighteen years ago this Sunday, the eternally popular PlayStation2 console was launched in Japan. To celebrate, we’ve examined the gaming consoles that made up the “sixth generation”, what was special about each of them, and why they are remembered. Sega Dreamcast Ah, Sega Dreamcast. Despite the fact you ushered in this generation on November 27th 1998,… More

February 23, 2018 |

Last year’s #HWALAB winners lead the way in the fight against cancer

Health science has come a long way, but there’s always room to improve the technology used. That’s the challenge tackled every day by science tech company RHS. Ltd, according to Dr. Michelle Fraser (CEO and Managing Director) and Dr. Melinda Jasper (Chief Scientific Officer). “We’re a company that makes products for testing single cells, and whether… More

February 19, 2018 |

Digital Tech Event Hybrid World Adelaide Returns in July 2018

TECH ENTREPRENEURS AND INVENTORS TO ACCESS INVESTMENT GRANTS THROUGH  HWA DEVELOPMENT LAB THE HWA LAB CALL FOR APPLICANTS NOW OPEN  ADELAIDE, 15 February 2018:  Interactive tech and digital entertainment event Hybrid World Adelaide (HWA) returns in late July with a new home in the CBD. Now in its second year, the event will again feature… More