Sunday, February 5, 2023

Australian proptech platform Archistar raises $6M after record growth

Founded by Dr Benjamin Coorey, an Architect with a PhD in 3D generative building design, Archistar combines architectural design with artificial intelligence to inform decision-making. Used by Government, architects, planners, developers and agents, the software platform gives instant information on the highest and best use residential and commercial projects allowable on any development site in Australia based on local planning and zoning rules.

Porsche launches Porsche Park app giving owners contactless parking via Apple CarPlay in Australia

Porsche has launched a parking app that provides Australian owners with a contactless and convenient parking experience, directly from their vehicle. The Porsche Park app allows owners to open car park boom-gates and make payments via the in-car Porsche Communication Management (PCM) touchscreen, via Apple CarPlay.

Jabra launches intelligent camera line up for insight driven collaboration in the hybrid world

The Jabra PanaCast range has been engineered to help businesses navigate the flexible hybrid way of working, combining immersive vision and video, world-leading audio technologies and cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence to completely reinvent meetings and collaboration.

Hyundai partners with Snapchat to launch Augmented Reality experience for new Hyundai Kona

Hyundai has worked with Snapchat to launch an augmented reality (AR) Lens that will allow Snapchatters to explore the Hyundai Kona in the comfort of their own homes. As Snapchat is designed for self-expression and discovery, the platform perfectly aligns to Kona as the fun, small SUV.

Living life on the Edge: How IT pros can leverage 5G’s full potential

A network which promises additional revenue opportunities and increased efficiency to enterprises across the globe, 5G will unlock optimised operations and new opportunities for enterprises across many industries. However, with so much hyped promise, there’s understandably a bit of speculation. A key to unlocking 5G enterprise success? Edge computing.

Vonto announces new product integrations to support Australian booming startup and SMB community

Vonto analyses data from the platforms to translate any trends, anomalies and indicators into a simple dashboard, supported with 10 personalized insights that enable business owners to make quick and informed decisions.

New frontiers: Agricultural sector sets sights on space technologies

The Australian National University (ANU) study, Space-based technologies, opportunities for the rural sector, found that improvements to geo-location alone could benefit agriculture by $2.2 billion over a 30-year period, and satellite connectivity can add $15.6 billion to gross value of production across agriculture, fisheries and forestry industries each year.

Templafy unveils Engage, to power better performing business content

Engage follows business content like documents and presentations beyond the desktop, supporting the next phase of the business content life cycle to help enterprises improve content performance. An integral part of Templafy’s content enablement solutions, Engage supports sharing, collaboration and tracking for business content.

Digital Twins US$48.2 million growth sector named as the emerging tech to disrupt multiple...

They are already revolutionizing industries including construction, energy, architecture, aerospace, automotive and transportation and the value in the new tech is reflected in its predicted growth: Markets & Markets estimates that the Digital Twin market will grow from $3.1 billion in 2020 to $48.2 billion per year by 2026, at an annual CAGR of 58%.

Tools, not toys: Expert prediction that it’s time to put agrifood tech to the...

The World Economic Forum reported recently on a 2020 smart agriculture competition in China for strawberry production that pitted teams of successful traditional strawberry growers against teams of artificial intelligence experts. At first the teams of traditional farmers – drawing on years of experience and best practice – led the way in production efficiency.