Cas nra ntse yuav txia mus ncig teb chaws huab cua

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Powered by Guardian.co.ukNo tsab xov xwm hu “Cas nra ntse yuav txia mus ncig teb chaws huab cua” yog sau los ntawm Rob Walker, rau lub Observer txog Sunday 15th November 2015 00.05 UTC

Cas es koj thiaj txhawj xeeb tos ntawm lub hnab nqa taug kev carousel nyob hauv lub tshav dav hlau? yog. Thiab ntev nws yuav siv sij hawm rau kuv nra tshwm, Kuv tau txais edgier lub. Nws yog = ib ntshai tam sim thaum cov ib handful xwb ntawm battered suitcases no trundling ib ncig, uas yog koj li.

Tiam sis xav txog tej yam, Thaum koj maj mus lub rooj nug rau vent koj txiav koj tau txais ib phau ntawv rau koj xov tooj hais tias: "Kuv nyob ntawm carousel 5, tuaj thiab tuaj tos kuv."

Thawv rau khaub ncaws koj yog qhov tseeb kom muaj ib lub tshuab makeover, nrog rau-ua GPS nrhiav thiab messaging. Nws txhais tau tias lub hnab yuav tau rau cov khub uas koj hu xov tooj thiab xa tej phau ntawv nyeem txog qhov uas lawv yuav, thaum lawv muaj twb tau muab tshem tawm ib lub dav hlau los yog ib tug neeg opens lawv tsis tau koj kev tso cai.

Tab sis yog "ntse nra" ua ib tug neeg thov?

Ramesh Tainwala, Ntawm lub tuam txhab nra Samsonite CEO, nws yuav tsis tau ib fad insists. Nws predicts tshuab embedded yuav ua luaj ib kev leap rau lub nra ntiaj teb thaum phij xab los tshwm rau lub 1970s.

"Nra ntse yuav sib tham rau ntawm ib sab nrog tus tswv tsev thiab rau lwm yam uas muaj tus tuav nws. Txhua yam yuav muaj kev cob cog rua. Tus no yuav yog qhov tom qab no loj tshaj plaws,"nws hais.

Xav tias koj mus nra uas yuav xyuas nws tus kheej ntawm airports los sis lub thawv rau khaub ncaws motorised uas tau ua raws li koj ib ncig, muaj ntsis zoo li tus dev robotic.

Tom qab cov hlau lead uas zam hom uas yog teaming nrog lub tuam txhab uas muag tech hiab qoj sensors rau khaub ncaws, thiaj li Samsonite partnering nrog Samsung tso ib chav cob cog rua mej loos tshiab rau thaum xaus rau lub xyoo.

Tsis tag nrho cov innovation no yog los ntawm hom big-name, muaj cov hlob tooj ntawm start-ups thiab thawb lub Area. U.S. kuas Traveler ntiaj chaw muaj muab rau lub crowdfunding website Kickstarter kom tso cov ntaub ntawv chaw 1. Cov hi-tech gadgets yog tuabneeg biometric txhav tas, ntiaj teb no mus txog qhovtwg, nws tus kheej uas cov dos, Txawm tias Bluetooth rau tham uas yuav tig koj lub thawv rau khaub ncaws rau hauv ib lub phij xab boom lossis ib tug xov tooj.

"Nra ntse yog tapping ua tus paranoia uas hais txog tej yam uas tsis yuav zoo heev,"hais cai Richard Cope, tiam sis analyst rau cov pab pawg neeg kev tshawb, Mintel. "Yog 'ntse tsev' tech yuav tawm rau hauv lub ntiaj teb qhib."

Numbing tus paranoia yog ib qho kim ua lag ua luam, ho. Lub chaw sau ntaub ntawv 1 yuav tsum kim li £450 rau lub hnab full-size, thiab £390 rau lub carry-on.

Tab sis yuav GPS-mus txog qhovtwg nra ua fav kom ruaj ntseg tshav dav hlau? No meem nrog cov nco qhov hloov tshem tes ze ib aircraft li cas?

Tainwala admits muaj cov teeb meem, tab sis ntseeg hais tias lawv muaj ze ntawm lawv txawj. Nws muaj kev kaj siab lug ces, qhov tseeb, tias nws ntseeg hais tias siv tshuab yuav ib Samsonite lub nra rau lub tsib xyoos tom ntej no mus tag nrho 10 xyoo. "Seb koj qhib nws los tsis, lub nra yuav cia li tuaj nrog nws,"nws hais. Lwm tus yuav tsis convinced li.

Tej zaum yuav Ling, ib tus thawj tswj tshawb nrhiav tom tsev khw txawj ntse ruaj Euromonitor, hais tias: "Nra ntse yuav tsum scrutinised los ntawm tsoom fwv securities thoob ntiaj teb. Ib tug yuav xav txog tej yam lawv kev noj rau 'zoo zoo dua thov txim' kev thiab banning nws kom tsis txhob muaj teeb meem kiag li."

Lawv thauj tuaj tawm tswv yim declined. Crucially, saib tsam, lub airlines loj yog to taub yuav ntse ntse nra yuav zom rau hauv cov hoob thiab koom tes nrog cov tuam txhab uas muag xws li Samsonite los luam tawm rau kev ruaj ntseg dabtsi.

Tswj hais tias: "Nra ntse yuav ua rau kev txiav txim zoo rau qhov kev lag luam – lawv xav tau tej yam uas yuav sai npaum li sai tau."

Tab sis ua cas tus neeg? Eleanor Aldridge, editor senior nyob ntawm cov ntxhib, lub tebchaws ntawm cov publisher, lus nug seb peb puas npaj no yam tshuab, tshwj xeeb tshaj yog vim hais tias "cov detoxing" – holidaying tsis muaj smartphones los yog sib txuas rau internet – tseem nrov heev.

"Travellers xav nrhiav ib nqi koj tshuav ntawm tech enriches lawv mus txawv tebchaws thiab gadgets uas khi lawv rau hauv qhov connectivity", Nws hais tias.

Aldridge predicts muaj ntau lub gadgets nyob nra ntse yuav hnub sai sai, tab sis ntseeg hais tias nta xws li mus txog qhovtwg GPS yuav yog ntxiv nyiaj ib puas tsav.

"Seb koj nyob nraum tos lub thawv rau khaub ncaws tom lub tshav dav hlau los yog koj yeej ces muab pov tseg pab txhua tus lub hnab rau ntawm ib lub tsheb thauj mus rau 10-teev lus, paub tias qhov twg muaj cov loj loj cov kev sib raug zoo siab,"nws hais.

Tej zaum yuav muaj kev ntse-nra hom kev txhawj txog lwm yam, ho. Tswj predicts tias yav tom ntej peb yuav tsis looj koov rau av. txhua. Xwb, Thaum peb mus yuav peb lo lus uas peb, cov khaub ncaws thiab tej yam uas peb xav tau rau peb mus txawv tebchaws twb yuav muaj peb tos, ntiav ua ntej lub caij nws peb nyob. "Uas yog qhov chaw uas peb nyob nraum taws,"nws hais.

Tsis li ntawd, ntau ntse nra ces, tsis muaj raws li nra kiag li.

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