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Hong Kong Smart City POC Trial

The recap video of MotherApp's Smart City project done for the Hong Kong SAR government is now live!

While the Hong Kong government injects more budget and attention in the local IT sector, Smart City projects are projected to lead the path forwards in the technovation arena.

A couple of Smart City projects has been underway with “Proof of Concept” trials deployed in Kowloon East for testing in 2017.

MotherApp is a close partner for these projects with our smart operation technology and capabilities. With the use of video analytics, internet of things(IoT), and deep learning, we are able to provide accurate crowd management ...

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PowerArena- MotherApp's crowd management solution

As one of MotherApp's new core business objectives, PowerArena is the system that powers our crowd management solution. Like the title of this article and its product description suggests, PowerArena is primarily used as an operational solution to crowded places and scenarios.

There are three main components to the crowd management system: Sense, Manage, and Act.

1. Sense
To break it down in simple terms, Sense is the first component where CCTV cameras and sensors alike at strategic locations are used to sense and track people and their movements....

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Creating Shared Value (CSV)

The concept of shared value was first introduced by Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter and Professor Mark Kramer as the bridge between competitive advantage and corporate social responsibility. In the early days, companies were widely perceived to be capitalising at the expense of their communities.

Then came along the concept of corporate social responsibility (CSR), where business goals are first met before introducing a twinge of philanthropy or an act of social good as an attempt to narrow the aforementioned gap. This is often seen as a grey ...

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Internet of Things: the automation of smart, connected products

As Hong Kong gears towards smart city development,  the Internet of Things (IoT) as a technology will be a key player in propelling a new digital age. This reveals enormous potential in the development of both urban living and corporate progressions.

So, what does the internet of things actually mean? The term is very literal and as a high-level overview, essentially mean ‘smart connected systems’- connecting any devices (i.e. electronics / sensors / computers) to a network (i.e. Internet), enabling them to communicate and exchange ...

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What is deep learning and how can it be applied?

The digitalisation of our world today has no doubt solved many problems, and the application of artificial intelligence (AI) can already be seen in effect. Let’s delve in and take a look at deep learning- the latest buzzword in the tech world to see how it works and where it can be applied.

As seen in the graph, deep learning is a subset of artificial intelligence, and is the building block of many automated or innovative processes today. To understand deep learning, we need to take a step back ...

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