Luksea a UNSW Founders Alumni is tackling the issue of water safety. Soon the days where you had to lift your hand and wave to lifeguards if you found yourself in trouble will be all but a distant memory.
The high tech wearable water safety device is designed to keep people safe in the water. The smartphone app lets you check in with family and friends while out in the water enjoying your daily surf or swim. While the SAAS dashboard can alert lifeguards with the push of a button.
Learn more here: https://www.luksea.com/
Educonnect is Australia's first innovative digital platform connecting education providers with students directly on a global scale. Essentially, a comparison and discovery platform, Educonnect not only help education providers save time and money, it enables them to recruit, connect and engaged with potential students on a global scale.For students, Educonnect provides up-to-date information on desired courses, education providers, cost and location - all in one seamless platform. Simply - discover, compare, connect and apply for a future in Australia's higher education! For more information on Educonnect, visit www.educonnect.com.au
Australian tech and investment companies Canva, SafetyCulture, Airtasker, Blackbird Ventures and Airtree Ventures announced that they have joined forces in the fight against COVID-19. With Medical Oxygen for all, a local Indian company they have launched a campaign called Aussie Tech for India. The campaign aims to raise awareness of the continuing crisis, as well as provide logistical and financial support to supply the critically needed oxygen and medical supplies to India.
In less than 24 hours the campaign has reached $400.000 in crisis relief to go to the districts in need. Read more: https://www.canva.com/newsroom/news/announcing-aussie-tech-india-joint-relief-program-covid-19-crisis/
How drones will impact the supply chain for businesses is a common question in the techno-business world. As technology is getting smarter and broader in its application, methods of doing business are also changing. There was a time when the supply chain was done mostly done manually, which was not only time consuming, also the margin of error was greater.But, with the invention of drones, the supply chain is also adopting this technology. Companies want to save time to reduce the cost of production hence increase the revenue.Read more here: https://www.dronesshit.com/how-will-drones-impact-the-supply-chain-in-2021/
If you are a fan of robots then you have probably seen your fair share of sci-fi where robots play an integral part, often depicted with a certain nimbleness and ability. Sadly if you have ever seen an actual robot then you know that this is a far cry from the reality of today's robots. UNSW founders Alumni startup Contactile is changing that. With the tag line "Advancing Industries Through an Intelligent Sense of Touch" they are furthering robotics by giving them a sense of touch. To read more about Contactile and how they are making robots dexterous: https://contactile.com/