Working on the move has long been a feature of solo operators’ working lives and it appears that technology is catching up with their needs.
For journalists working on location has always been part of the role but a notepad and pen are no longer sufficient – journalists are usually equipped with at least a laptop and a camera.
The MOJO Mobile Journalism tool is a backpack with a built-in stand that functions as a camera holder, making it a unique and innovative solution for the new generation of journalists, particularly those who work solo.
The tool has an extendable arm so the camera can be moved around and can be packed up to fit inside the backpack, making it easy to carry and dump on the ground when necessary.
Journalists are not the only people who could benefit from this kind of technology.
Solo operators on the move could potentially benefit from new solutions that help them stay mobile with the minimum of fuss. Could an Australian start-up tap into this area?