Form follows function for the Nanoleaf Aurora. The lighting tiles can be wall mounted in a variety of shapes, display millions of colours and have an endless combination of patterns and speeds for consumer flexibility.
Based on a real-life octopus, the OctopusGripper robot is a flexible, silicone structure, fitted with rows of suction cups. Unlike some other machinery, the soft arm gripper poses no danger for the user in contact.
As a largely homogenous workplace, the tech industry really struggles when it comes to diversity. One simple initiative is to begin to recruit people outside of its preferred networks – and this includes people without degrees.