Exhibitors offering the latest tech ideas from around the world converged on Las Vegas as CES 2022 hosted a slew of product launches.
15 February 2022
From a colour‑changing car to a finger‑nibbling cat robot (the Amagami Ham Ham, courtesy of Yukai Engineering and the Liv Heart Corporation, main picture), the recent CES 2022 brought the latest tech ideas from around the world to Las Vegas for a combined in‑person and digital event.More
As businesses consider moving into this virtual world, they need to consider cybersecurity issues and the impact of decentralisation.
14 February 2022
The metaverse is set to shake up the business world and traditional supply chains previously constrained by physical boundaries. This webinar will consider the implications of the metaverse for the Hong Kong business community including the heightened cybersecurity risks. It will also examine ways in which Hong Kong small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can rework the architecture of their businesses in this new, decentralised era.More
As more elderly people in Mainland China opt for home care, property-management businesses are offering senior-friendly support services.
09 February 2022
Across Mainland China, an increasing number of property‑management companies are prioritising a move into the elderly care services sector. This trend was particularly in evidence at the most recent edition of the China International Silver Industry Exhibition. The Guangzhou‑hosted event saw more than 300 businesses showcasing a wide range of elder‑oriented facilities, including intelligent elderly care equipment and rehabilitation care products. Notably, many companies were offering products and services specifically designed to help property‑management companies transition into the elderly care sector.More
Spotlighting the latest innovations and ICT developments from the region’s tech powerhouse.
10 January 2022
The hybrid physical-online HKTDC International ICT Expo will showcase developers and producers of information and communications technology (ICT) products and solutions from Hong Kong and Mainland China. Major exhibition categories include Digital Infrastructure, Digital Marketing & E-Commerce, Enterprise Solutions, Home-grown Innovations, Retail Technologies, Smart Devices & Accessories, Start-up and Trade Related Services.More
The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the evolution of robots from single-task factory workers to versatile helpers in hospitals, homes, hospitality venues and offices.
05 January 2022
Robots have been making only a slow move from the factory floor into homes, shops and offices. This is because industrial robots have a narrow range of tasks while those operating in human spaces need to deal with open-ended situations.More
Catering companies are often left with surplus food at the end of the day, but an innovative app cuts waste while expanding the customer base.
31 December 2021
Most restaurants, bakers and caterers cannot make exactly the right amount of food they need to produce and must discard some of their output at the end of each day. Considering the food shortages in much of the world, worries over pollution and landfill capacity, a group of Hong Kong entrepreneurs set about addressing the day-end food waste problem.More
High-tech extinguishing equipment is blazing a trail through the Mainland China market.
29 December 2021
With the growing popularity of high‑tech applications involving big data, cloud computing, mobile internet and geographic information, the smart fire-protection industry has been making tremendous progress in Mainland China. Numerous technology firms and manufacturers have devoted considerable financial resources to the research and development of related equipment and technology. The intense competition in the industry has, in turn, driven the further expansion of the market.More