17Feb

The Port Phillip Opportunity Cafe

By INNOVIC / February 17, 2016 / Handy Tips, Technology / No Comments

Are some people naturally innovative or can this skill be learned? Yes to both questions. So how to you start innovating? Find an existing product or service and do it better – think taxis and Uber. Technology and collaboration are key tools for the innovator. Innovate using predictable beh...

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11Nov

Patents – past, present & future

By INNOVIC / November 11, 2015 / News, Technology / No Comments

Who knew? The first Australian patent to be granted was in 1906 to Andrew Brown McKenzie for improvements to the Westinghouse railway brake system. Future patents? Space elevators, driverless cars, 4D printers, wearable technologies and more.

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10Nov

Biometrics – the death of passwords?

By INNOVIC / November 10, 2015 / News, Technology / No Comments

The trouble with passwords is remembering them! Hence the most common ones are “123456”, “password”, “12345” and “qwerty”. We all know that passwords need to be long, strong, eight plus characters, with a mix of upper and lowercase letters, numbers and symbols. Creative passwords can help but the...

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