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PowerArena- the crowd management solution

One of MotherApp's core business products, PowerArena is the system that powers our crowd management solution.

PowerArena is primarily used as an operational platform to optimise staffing efficiency and improve crowd flow in crowded places. However, as a deep-learning backed video analytic software, it has the capability to be deployed in any scenario where motion detection and behaviour analysis is needed- be it for vehicles or for people.

There are three main components to this smart operation system: Sense, Manage, and Act.

1. Sense
To break it down ...

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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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WTIA Connected City Conference

As per mentioned in the 2017 Policy Address by Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam, Smart City projects will be an immense focus in developing Hong Kong moving forward.

Hong Kong Wireless Technology Industry Association (WTIA) held a conference last week on connected cities and how the Internet of Things (IoT) will pave the way forward to a ‘smarter’ Hong Kong. Essentially, the conference provided a space for industry leaders to connect and exchange valuable insights on how technology can enhance livability and how urban data space can be governed in ...

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