Welcome to Radar – Parasol Island’s innovation hub to share insights, market trends and chats with visionary forethinkers. From the key industries we cater to as well as from the world of communication and marketing.
Buttons Are Back
Are "tablets on wheels" getting out of fashion? Some automakers are starting to adjust their cockpit designs.
The major OEMs are prioritizing software in vehicle development as a revenue channel.
Vertical Racing Machine
An EVTOL composed of a lightweight aluminum space frame inspired by racing cars hits the market.
Spike, the classic bulldog from the world of Mini, is becoming a digital co-pilot.
US traffic hubs are using robots for transportation, food delivery and cleaning.
A New York online platform wants to become the one-stop shop for tennis enthusiasts.
Bases and Faces
New York Mets take stock after one year of facial recognition for stadium entry.
Ready to Rumble
In Rumble Kong League, playable NFT avatars compete in a three-on-three basketball competition.
Bots in the Metaverse
Google had lost interest, Toyota was in the running, but now Hyundai is in the driving seat at Boston Dynamics and has ambitious plans.
The first airport for autonomous flying aircraft is being built in England.
A consortium of the world’s biggest production and streaming companies is trying to reduce the industry’s emissions.
Visual Time Machine
Artificial intelligence is transforming contemporary film and bringing stories to the screen that were previously considered unfilmable.
The streaming service Netflix starts expansion into video games as new business strategy.
Inclusive Microloan Initiative
Car-sharing marketplace Turo is putting up 1 million dollars in an effort to spur a drive for economic equality in the United States.
China’s tech giants are set to conquer the electric vehicle market.
From Nice to Need to Have
Augmented reality is conquering the mass market.
Telehealth For Him & Her
A US wellness and beauty start-up focuses on telemedicine and taboo topics.
Korean start-up Virtualive is launching an AR app to help you choose your next haircut.