* Date : 2016-06-03
No-show customers who make reservations and fail to show up are on the rise, causing losses to restaurants, hair salons and hospitals. According to Hyundai Research Institute, annual damages caused by no-shows amount to about 7 billion dollars a year. Let’s learn about how no-shows are causing losses to businesses and measures to prevent no-shows.
KOBA 2016, a showcase of all technologies related to broadcasting from filming and sound to lighting. It opened this year under the theme of 'Connecting emotions through broadcast”. As the last KOBA before the beginning of UHD broadcasting in February 2017, a wide range of UHD technologies were presented. From transmission devices such as encoders for UHD broadcasting, bidirectional broadcasting services that will become important in the era of UHD broadcasting were also introduced. Let’s find out about the new UHD broadcasting technologies presented at KOBA 2016.
A new digital pen developed by Korean startup company NeoLAB Convergence transfers handwritten notes to a digital device. The pen’s embedded camera and sensor track its movements and send ink scrawls on paper to a connected device in digital form for future editing and sharing. Meet the team behind the revolutionary the Neo Smartpen N2, a smartpen that combines the conveniences of the digital world with an analogue touch.
Did you know that the price of a Big Mac hamburger, Mcdonald's iconic sandwich, and a Starbucks tall latte can be used to compare relative price levels as well as the value of currencies in selected countries? Find out all you need to know about interesting economic indexes.