Trends in Digital Tech for 2018

In this arti­cle I’m going to be talk­ing about a few cur­rent trends in dig­i­tal tech­nol­o­gy as we move into 2018. It’s not a pre­dic­tions piece—I’m a tech­nol­o­gist, not a futur­ist. And there’s so much to talk about that this was at risk of turn­ing into an essay, so I’ve lim­it­ed it to some of the things that are […]

Augmented reality demos hint at the future of immersion

Twit­ter is awash with impres­sive demos of aug­ment­ed real­i­ty using Apple’s ARK­it or Google’s ARCore. I think it’s cool that there’s a pal­pa­ble sense of excite­ment around AR—I’m pret­ty excit­ed about it myself—but I think that there’s per­haps a lit­tle too much ear­ly hype, and that what the demos don’t show is per­haps more sug­ges­tive of the gen­uine­ly excit­ing […]

Trends in digital media for 2017

Alright, stand back every­one: I’m about to have some opin­ions about tech­nol­o­gy in 2017. Because obvi­ous­ly there’s been a short­age of those. As part of my Tech­nol­o­gist role at +rehab­stu­dio I put togeth­er inter­nal brief­in­gs about dig­i­tal media, con­sumer tech­nol­o­gy, where the dig­i­tal mar­ket­ing indus­try could go in the near future, and what we should be com­mu­ni­cat­ing […]