Tag Archives: education

Phone Charging Stations Revolutionising Universities

In today’s age, students run out of phone battery faster than they can lose their pen.   The modern-day university lecture room today looks nothing like what it was just a mere decade ago. Nothing catches your eye as much as the vast array of devices in front of each student.   Technology – it’s…

Reducing Perceived Waiting Times in Your Business

There is significant advantage in your business for increasing satisfaction in your everyday customer as they sit waiting for their meal, family doctor or even at your local car repair shop. The time customers spend waiting for their service all contributes to their experience at your business. While it is difficult to control the length…

The End to Your USB Cables?

Laptops. Phones. Computers. Tablets. The list goes on with the multitude of electronic devices you’ve ever bought and the all-confusing array of USB cables that they come with. All these cables may be crucial to power and charge your devices now but there may be significant changes to come.   The Many Types of USB…

Jevons Paradox and the Future of Batteries

It was only on the news a few months ago. Samsung releases the new Galaxy Note 7 equipped with… a battery that explodes. As technology progresses, so does the quality behind our smartphones. Better cameras. Larger Screens. Faster processors. We demand so much from that small device sitting in our pockets that at times, it’s…

Wireless Charging – the Future?

Scene: You enter your room. Your phone, laptop and tablet are all just sitting there on your table… charging wirelessly. There are no signs of cables lying in the corner. No wire jungle. No way to trip over them. This has always been the vision. Wirelessly charging your phone. It’s convenient and reliable… at least…

Promoting your Business Through Phone Charging Stations

Ever started the day and looked at your phone with its mere ‘10% battery left’ notification popping up on your screen like it’s announcing your untimely death in a few hours? Having a depleting phone battery that doesn’t last the entire day you’re out is an issue everybody in this day and age can relate…

Universities harness power of the digital revolution

  Father of the World Wide Web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, outlined his vision for the future of the Internet and its benefits to humanity at the City Talk forum at Sydney Town Hall on Tuesday night. Professor Ross Milbourne, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Technology Sydney said Then, Now, Tomorrow: What’s next for the World Wide Web…

Ten Australian universities embrace Chargebar

Service provider Chargebar is now the number one supplier of phone charging stations in universities, with ten Australian institutions adopting the unique service for their students. The small, wall-mountable units, commonly referred to as ‘chargebars’, have eight charging cables that allow students to recharge their mobile phone or tablet device for free. The innovative service…