"I feel morally obliged to ensure our data centres are the best they can be," says our Head of Engineering and Design, Jeff Van Zetten at #CloudDCEdge today. And he’s done just that, finding a way to achieve Tier IV #DataCentre designs for the first time in Australia. ... See more
Elon Musk's SpaceX launched the world's most powerful rocket towards Mars this morning.
It's the age old question with a new twist. Instead of asking how many clowns can you fit into a clown car its, how much storage can you fit into a standard size USB? ... See more
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Amazing! After a car accident, Ramona Pierson was left in a coma. After a number of surgeries and a long stay in hospital, she was palmed off to a senior citizen's home. Ramona speaks gratefully of her experience here and appreciative of the time and patience the senior citizen community had with her. Speaker: Ramona Pierson Filmed: May 2011 ... See more
When Ramona Pierson was 22, she was hit by a drunk driver and spent 18 months in a coma. In this talk, she tells the remarkable story of her recovery -- drawing on the collective skills and wisdom of a senior citizens' home. ... See more
Yes, this fellow does math for fun! Randall Munroe answers the burning questions you never knew existed. From sports to heartbreak, Randal gets asked all the hard questions and answers them with style. Speaker: Randell Munroe Filmed: March 2014 ... See more
Web cartoonist Randall Munroe answers simple what-if questions ("what if you hit a baseball moving at the speed of light?") using math, physics, logic and deadpan humor. In this charming talk, a reader's question about Google's data warehouse leads Munroe down a circuitous path to a hilariously over... ... See more
How often do you have a monkey behind the wheel? Tim Urban speaks honestly about his long history with procrastination. This is a condition that many of us struggle with and I hope that this video gives you some comfort in knowing you are not alone. Speaker: Tim Urban Filmed: February 2016 ... See more
Tim Urban knows that procrastination doesn't make sense, but he's never been able to shake his habit of waiting until the last minute to get things done. In this hilarious and insightful talk, Urban takes us on a journey through YouTube binges, Wikipedia rabbit holes and bouts of staring out the win... ... See more
PingCo office will closed from 23rd of December until 8th of January. From all of the PingCo team, we wish you a Merry Christmas and a safe and happy new year. ... See more
Here's one for the ladies! Cartoonist Liza Donnelly talks about how she used her talents to find her place in the world and inspire change. This hilarious clip talks about the social rules imposed on women and changing these expectations using humour. Speaker: Liza Donnelly Filmed: December 2010 ... See more
New Yorker cartoonist Liza Donnelly shares a portfolio of her wise and funny cartoons about modern life -- and talks about how humor can empower women to change the rules. ... See more
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The tech giant has filed a patent for a foldable device with the U.S. Patents and Trademarks Office on Thursday. ... See more
According to Cancer Council Australia, 1 in 2 Australian men and women will be diagnosed with cancer by the age of 85. With 50% of our population being diagnosed with cancer, why is it still so hard to treat? Elizabeth Wayne talks about her theory to use a natural reaction to injury to directly treat cancer without harming the health parts of the body. Speaker: Elizabeth Wayne Filmed: April 2017 ... See more
After decades of research and billions spent in clinical trials, we still have a problem with cancer drug delivery, says biomedical engineer Elizabeth Wayne. Chemotherapy kills cancer -- but it kills the rest of your body, too. Instead of using human design to fight cancer, why not use nature's? In… ... See more
TEDTalk Friday Among the top 25 most popular talks of all time is Jill Bolte Taylor's: My Stroke of Insight. Jill, a brain scientist, woke up one morning with a brain haemorrhage. Over the coming years she had to relearn how to walk, talk and eat, her brain basically reverted back to that of an infant. This is quite an eye opening talk on how our brain works and controls our bodies. Speaker: Jill Bolte Taylor Filmed: February 2008 ... See more
Jill Bolte Taylor got a research opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: She had a massive stroke, and watched as her brain functions -- motion, speech, self-awareness -- shut down one by one. An astonishing story. ... See more
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TEDTalk Friday This magical routine blends the beauty of dance with science and technology. The music, performed by Joshua Roman, romanticises the relationship of man and machine, making the KUKA the robot seem like an emotional human. This is just one example of how art and science can work together to create something amazing. Performers: Huang Yi, KUKA and Joshua Roman Filmed: April 2017 ... See more
Harmoniously weaving together the art of dance and the science of mechanical engineering, Huang Yi performs a man-machine dance duet with KUKA -- a robot he conceptualized and programmed -- set to stirring cello by Joshua Roman. ... See more
Recent testing in Dungog, NSW, has used drones to plant trees in a bid to fight deforestation. It is always great to see technology helping change the world for the better. These drones, with the help of their teams, will be able to plant a billion trees each year to replace those lost to fire and severe weather events, illegal logging and clearance for agricultural land. ... See more
Can drones help fight deforestation and climate change? This team of engineers hopes to use drones to plant 1 billion trees every year to fight an unfolding global catastrophe. ... See more
We are excited to announce that we will be attending the upcoming Microsoft Summit. Running from 14-17th of November at Sydney's International Convention Centre (ICC), the summit aims to connect businesses to the solutions they need in order to grow within the current and developing digital environment. Head to www.microsoftsummit.com.au for more details. ... See more
TEDTalk Friday Remember back in the early days when people thought the internet is a thing that could be controlled? *pause for laughter* Rives is known as one of the first poets to use visual technology to bring his words to life. Please enjoy the memories his poem brings you when he says things like Napster and Friendster. Speaker: Rives Recorded: November 2006 ... See more
How many poets could cram eBay, Friendster and Monster.com into 3-minute poem worthy of a standing ovation? Enjoy Rives' unique talent. ... See more
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iPhone X or Galaxy S8? You might be surprised at the differences and similarities between Apple and Samsung's premium new smartphones. ... See more