Technology update

TechUp’s Ski School. The Latest from the World of Winter Sports

Buried under a blizzard of winter blues?  Hit the brand new Sochi 2014 slopes for a heady mix of high-tech and high-altitude.  Samara-built Skado gondolas lift ski stars and thrill-seeking amateurs.  Top-notch simulators from Russian design duo SkyTec Interactive should have you carving powder in no time.  And new censors from a St. Petersburg-based company could help hold back the wall of white with early warning of avalanches.

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