The Bakery Bitesize #11
TOP TECH STORIES OF THE WEEK:
🚀 Pigeon Air Patrol
Have you heard about London’s new flock of “superbirds” measuring nitrogen dioxide? If not, you have to read this article by CNN and see what a team of 10 trained pigeons are up to!
🚀 Waitrose is making shopping more convenient
Waitrose is preparing to roll out a mobile self-scan trial that allows customers to scan products on their mobile device. Soon customers will be able to do the full shop, including making a payment, on their mobile.
🚀 Domino’s Pizza unveils world’s first autonomous delivery vehicle
Dominos Pizza has unveiled its plans for the first commercial autonomous delivery vehicle, have a look at DRU (Domino’s Robotic Unit)
WORKING LIKE AN ENTREPRENEUR… (EVEN IF YOU AREN’T ONE)
🚀 The destructive intrapreneur
When you are a leader it’s brilliant to know that you have intrapreneurial people on your team but what happens when the intrapreneur becomes destructive?
🚀 How to train your robot…
Amazingly these 14 robots are self-correcting and optimising their actions. They are learning how to do things by practicing and sharing knowledge with each other.
TECH IS MAKING THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE
Finally here are some examples of how technology and innovation are making the world a better place. A virtual home app to help people with dementia, drones that are giving an early diagnosis to infants with HIV and lamps that can grow plants in windowless places