Big tech companies have research divisions. It’s a way of working with experimental technologies in both a ‘pure’ and ‘applied’ (as in mathematics, as in the real world) sense of development. Some research projects will get as far as the prototype phase and go no further, some will progress forward into Proof of Concept (PoC) designs and enter full production… and some may never see the light of day at all, but that’s fine, because at least we took the exploratory journey to get there. Click here to follow the rest of the story -->