What is nanotechnology?

Nanotechnology is set to impact every aspect of our daily lives – and beyond. But what is it and why is it such a big game-changer?

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Building a smart city

Innovation in smart city technologies is gathering substantial pace. Here, we explore the areas of focus and take a look at how smart cities are being built – as well as discussing why we should all be taking a close interest and playing an active role.

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The new era of smartphone innovation

As smartphone innovation at a hardware level slows down, a new focus of innovation is emerging to take its place. It’s a change of tack that will redefine how technology and humans – and the digital and physical worlds – interact.

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Why drones change everything

As drones become a must-have consumer gadget and offer huge potential commercial benefits, now is the time to have a serious discussion about how they also impact our safety and security. How do we want this technology to shape our future lives?

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Smartphones and our future health

The relationship between humans and technology has implications for our physical and mental well-being. On the one hand, there is the life-saving potential of mobile devices and the benefits of digital healthcare. On the other, mounting concern about how the hyper-connected world impacts our mental well-being.

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Smartphones: Taking us into a virtual world

As Mobile World Congress closes, the announcements show that we’re about to be launched into new and highly exciting immersive experiences. But how will the development of the smartphone market redefine how we interact with the world around us? And what are the wider implications for society?

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