Strategic Corporate Response to Climate Change
With greenhouse gas reduction quotas becoming a hot topic in the international community, eco-friendly management strategies are becoming a must for corporations to stay competitive. Let's take a look at how Korean companies are adjusting to the new climate regime, from energy conserving strategies to technologies for more efficient use of renewable energy.
Simple Technologies for Content Creation in 3D Printing
3D printing is opening up new worlds in various industries and medicine. However, it involved a complicated process to render the desired objects in a printable format, slowing down the popularization of the technology. Recently, researchers at ETRI developed software allowing users to design and edit 3D printable contents just by scrolling up and down a screen. With this technology, even untrained users can easily design their own 3D printed objects! Let's find out about this technology, promising a new era of popular 3D printing.
Healcerion: Ultrasound on the Go
A portable ultrasound device was developed to enable medical professionals to easily perform ultrasound at the point of care. Sonon has recently obtained the approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the first of its kind for a wireless ultrasound system. The startup behind Sonon, Healcerion, projects its global and domestic sales will reach 6 million dollars next year. Dr. Ryu Jeong-won, the CEO of Healcerion shares his startup journey including how he first came across the idea for the device and how it went global.
What Is the Technology behind Self-Balancing Unicycles?
Electric self-balancing unicycles are all the rage, offering a fun and convenient way to commute and travel. Steering on a single wheel sounds like a daunting task that requires coordination and balance. But even beginners can learn how to ride it in a few minutes. How do electric unicycles stay balanced without falling over?