The Entrepreneurs

EXYRA: Eye protection

  • Written by Business Daily

Microsoft and Apple know that looking at computer screens can affect your eyes and your mood. The proof lies in that fact that PCs, laptops, iPhones and the best smartphones have a night viewing option. Users can set the screen intensity or brilliance to shift from white light to a softer hue.

The option to change screen intensity was forced on manufacturers because it was clear that at night, computer users found that the intense glare from any screen affected their ability to fall asleep. At normal settings, screens simulate bright daylight and that is not a good thing at 11.00 pm !

The idea behind the screen brightness intensity change is that a viewer's brain can accept that it is still night if colours are a softer hue. When the viewer wants to relax or fall asleep, they can rapidly do so. When looking at a high intensity LED screen for a long time, a viewer will have trouble falling asleep. A similar human perception reality is night vision. Pilots and ship masters use low intensity red light at night as it has been found to not cause white light glare that affects rods and cones in their eyes resulting in poor night vision.

Read more of this EXYRA article at Business Daily

.

Spacenow gives purpose to unused space

Business real estate is being disrupted from within though Spacenow, a website designed to activate under-utilised areas, including boardrooms, commercial kitchens and offices. Spacenow came about after a...

CREATORS OF NEWSROOM.LY LAUNCH NEW ‘INCI…

- incites.com launches to change the way marketers analyse, interpret and act on data driven insights - Thursday 19 April, 2018 - Newsroom.ly has today announced a re-brand to incites.com...

Masterclass offers leaders the chance to…

Getting one (or several) steps ahead of the competition in business is key, and staying there is imperative to success and survival.  To do so, businesses and leaders must be at...

New AR app puts technology to commercial…

An Australian start-up has launched a world-first augmented reality app that puts Apple’s exciting ARKit framework to use for a genuinely commercial purpose.   Realar Places, the creation of well-known tech entrepreneurs...

TPG + Place Match launch element

Perth’s largest urban planning firm has embarked on a new era, repositioning itself with a fresh direction and new name of element – responding to ever changing directions in community...

Business Plans: What is the point?

Business plans are not a new concept, most of us have seen them and have a fair (if theoretical) idea of their value. Despite a lot of interest from business...

Sarah Connelly launched Product of the Y…

Meet the face behind the 33% sales uplift for one of Australia’s best-known food brands Finding herself on the hunt for a new challenge after an illustrious career in advertising, Sarah...

MAKE IT WORK How to successfully implem…

You may have heard this before, “We had a great plan – it just wasn’t executed properly!”    A study done by Harvard Business Review found that 40-60% of performance is lost from...

World-first VR app to revolutionize fore…

VR to breathe new life into old languagesCredit : Linguisticator.com (used with permission)Source: Linguisticator.com Learning a foreign language is set to become easier, more fun and dramatically faster thanks to innovations made...

Sydney's Adam Stratton named Best in the…

Let there be no doubt about who makes the best snags in the world - Sydney's Adam Stratton of Tender Gourmet Butchery. At this month's World Butchers' Challenge in...

These could be the next Female Founded U…

SBE Australia has announced the next cohort for its highly anticipated Springboard Enterprises Australia accelerator program SBE Australia announced its next cohort for the Springboard Enterprises Australia Accelerator program for...

Does education impact the journey to bec…

As the highest ranking executive officer who sets the strategic direction of a business, it’s not surprising so many people aspire to become a CEO. Many driven and highly talented...

SPECTUR COMPLETES SUCCESSFUL FIELD TRIAL…

Australian-based technology and security systems company Spectur (ASX:SP3) has successfully completed an initial field trial of its stand-alone thermal camera surveillance systems with an international freight and logistics company. “After achieving...

Aussie Start-Up Takes Corporate Australi…

Australian corporate executives can now travel to Silicon Valley in a curated tour to meet with the Valley’s best and brightest tech minds, including senior employees from Google, Apple, Uber...

Hackers using new technology may change …

The level of insider trading on the world’s stock exchanges may be on the rise as criminal gangs attempt to hack into computer networks to obtain sensitive market information, according...

GeoPhysical Technology to Shake Up Resou…

AN idea born as part of a PhD project in 1993 is being met with acclaim 25 years later for GAP Geophysics CEO and Chief Geophysicist, Dr Malcolm Cattach.   Dr...

Tips to help your business target the ne…

James Purcell a Gen Z Strategist of specialist agency Growth Tank, knows a thing or two about understanding and connecting with Australia’s 4.9million Gen Zers. With over 10 years experience...

Little Big Design top of the class with …

MARCH 2018 – After a highly competitive tender process, Brisbane based design agency, Little Big Design, has been appointed to manage the design and print for the highly regarded Brisbane State...

Is trading mindset more important than s…

A strategy is very important for the traders and it helps them to make the profit. Many traders often mistake the strategy as the most important thing of their career...

Qantas Invests in Mad Paws for Pet Sitti…

Sydney: Mad Paws, Australia’s leading marketplace for pet services, today announced a successful $5M Series A funding round with a consortium of top investors, to further cement its position as...

Preparing Your Business for Single Touch…

On 1 July 2018, payroll is about to go through a significant legislative change -  the introduction of Single Touch Payroll (STP). The new legislation means employers now have to...

Driving continuous business improvement …

An Australian software startup has broken into the lucrative North American market with the first US sales of its business tool aimed at driving continuous improvement in large organisations. Teamgage...

Phil Ruthven launches new Ruthven Instit…

Renowned Australian business leader Mr Phil Ruthven AM is launching the Ruthven Institute (RI), a comprehensive online portal delivering diverse and detailed economic data and analysis targeted at boosting the...

Ego Pharmaceuticals

Australian Exporter of the year continues local investment with $35M global headquarters opened in Melbourne by Minister Hunt The Hon. Greg Hunt MP, Federal Minister for Health officially opened Ego Pharmaceuticals...