Manufacturing Evolution: How Virtual & Augmented Reality will be Definitive

Manufacturing has always been the backbone of the economy. It inspired the industrial revolution and guided technological innovation in every field. Fact is that we don’t give the whole mechanism of “manufacturing” enough credit, nor do we understand its value enough. Lately, on a corporate scale, the concept of manufacturing has tended to be disposable….

Aquila: Connecting the World & Redefining Flight

Here we are in 2016. As each year goes by, it seems that our greatest hope is that we can progress to a world more connected. This connected world, as idealist or Utopian as it may sound, is doing much more good globally than what we give credit for. As a result of the spread…

Multi-Directional Hyperloop

Time is money and money is time. In this day and age, we’re always trying to progress quicker, innovate faster, and grasp the future quicker than those before. Transportation has been a fruitful avenue for this philosophy. First, man learned to crawl; then to walk; then to run; and eventually to fly. At this point…

Trouble at Home: Vancouver’s Housing Evolution

It’s been a year since I last posted about a solution and a few weeks since the British Columbia government finally decided to crack down the never-plummeting stock that is the Vancouver Housing Market — and despite all that, we’re still nowhere near a formidable solution. And even as the housing market continues to grow and house…

What’s SO Wrong with being Politically Correct?

Political correctness. PC culture. When hearing these two words combined in today’s America, you are bound to hear two contrasting reactions. One of deep concern and one of deep disdain. One side feels the need to embrace PC culture to enable a better future, while the other side feels this culture rather disables future growth….

Wheelchair Lift

Mobility is one of those things that we often take for granted. While most of us tend to be physically able to move anywhere, a growing population don’t face the same luxury. Especially with a growing rate of baby-boomers transitioning into wheelchairs or mobility assisting technology, it’s an important issue to be concerned about. One…

Thermionic Road Converters

With more automobile units being produced, more greenhouse gases emerging, and with increasing urbanization, it is no wonder that the hottest year on the planet is the one which we are in. While it’s true that globalization as such is hard to tame at this exponential rate and the concept of climate change is a…

Unproductive Policy

It’s fair to say that governmental legislation has tendency to be controversial. Sometimes you may agree, and sometimes you may disagree. But the beauty of it all is that we, as society, can come together and have a reasonable discussion about it. Furthermore, the ability to question a government decision freely is one of the…

Piezoelectric Weather Panels

In this day and age, climate disruption is escalating to a whole new level. While support for coal and mining has gone down, humanity still relies far too heavily on the oil and gas industry. And why shouldn’t they? They have been reliable, consistent, and integral to the global economy. That said, the oil and…

Traffic Cohesion: Improving Bike Safety

Here we are in April. On the West Coast, the days are getting longer and significantly warmer. Such conditions will want to make you go out for a long hike, drive, or bike ride. And why shouldn’t you? Living a true west-coast lifestyle entails an inherent love for exploration. Nothing should stop you – especially…