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5/21/2015

New Apps Aim to Deter, Stop Bullying

By Mary Ann Azevedo
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New Apps Aim to Deter, Stop Bullying

5/21/2015
By Mary Ann Azevedo

Despite nationwide efforts to address bullying in schools, parents still have major concerns about their children’s school environments. Bullying ranks among the top worries of parents of children and teens today. While every state has passed some sort of law or policy regarding bullying,... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Mary Ann Azevedo

 
5/18/2015

The Internet of Everything Connects Shoppers

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The Internet of Everything Connects Shoppers

5/18/2015

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Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Retail, Series, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Internet of Things, Digital Disruption

 
5/6/2015

Mobile and Social: Apps are Making the Phone Call Obsolete

By Jason Deign
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Mobile and Social: Apps are Making the Phone Call Obsolete

5/6/2015
By Jason Deign

Alex and Isabella love their smartphones. But like many mobile phone users of their age, there’s one thing the two 13-year-olds from Barcelona, Spain, won’t bother using their devices for: voice calls. “The last time I made a phone call?” ponders Isabella, who knows a... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Jason Deign

 
5/6/2015

Airbus Defence and Space and Cisco seal global agreement on defense, security and satellite communication market

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Airbus Defence and Space and Cisco seal global agreement on defense, security and satellite communication market

5/6/2015

LONDON – 6 th May 2015 – Airbus Defence and Space and Cisco today announced a new global partner agreement that will combine their complementary technology strengths in the defense, security and satellite communication industries to create innovative products and systems in software-defined... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Security, Mobility, Innovation, Partner, Strategic Alliances, Fast IT, Internet of Things

 
4/30/2015

How The Internet Of Everything Is Helping ‘Unbanked' Citizens Around The World

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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How The Internet Of Everything Is Helping ‘Unbanked' Citizens Around The World

4/30/2015
By Melissa Jun Rowley

Unbanked, underbanked, underrepresented, and nearly uncounted are a few adjectives describing three quarters of the world's population. Many adults are in this state due to poverty, travel distance, and a plethora of paperwork. More than 50% of people living in developing countries don't... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Series, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Melissa Jun Rowley, Internet of Things, Financial, Digital Disruption

 
4/29/2015

Internet of Everything Helps Keep Lone Workers Safe

By Jason Deign
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Internet of Everything Helps Keep Lone Workers Safe

4/29/2015
By Jason Deign

Mention ‘ Suzy Lamplugh ’ to any Briton over 40 and chances are they may remember the tragic case that hit headlines in 1986. Lamplugh, a 25-year-old real estate agent, went on her own to meet a customer at a property and was never seen again. Her disappearance, unsolved to this... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Internet of Everything, Internet of Things

 
3/30/2015

Move Over Wearables, Make Way for Invisibles

By Anne Field
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Move Over Wearables, Make Way for Invisibles

3/30/2015
By Anne Field

If, several months from now, you notice that the person on the treadmill next to you at the gym has an odd-looking Band-Aid-like thing on his torso, don't worry: It's probably just a performance monitor. The product, called AmpStrip and made by Shelton, CT-based FitLinxx , contains... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Anne Field, Internet of Things

 
3/24/2015

Cisco Innovators: Innovators Network

By Kirsten Chiala
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Cisco Innovators: Innovators Network

3/24/2015
By Kirsten Chiala

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Tags: Cisco Culture, Mobility, Innovation, Collaboration, Kirsten Chiala, Leadership, Internet of Things

 
3/18/2015

Transportation Technology Eases the Commute

By Sue Tabbitt
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Transportation Technology Eases the Commute

3/18/2015
By Sue Tabbitt

In congested cities, smart transport (connected vehicles and infrastructure) has great potential to reduce bottlenecks, cut carbon emissions, and save people a lot of time and stress. Street lights, pop-up bollards and other traffic control devices can be controlled remotely in response to... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Sue Tabbitt, Internet of Things

 
3/11/2015

The Growth of Concierge Medicine

By Mary Ann Azevedo
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The Growth of Concierge Medicine

3/11/2015
By Mary Ann Azevedo

A working mother of three has recurrent sinus infections caused by seasonal allergies at the same time every year.  Squeezing in a visit to her doctor in between deadlines at her job and her children's extracurricular activities has always been a challenge. In the past, she would have to... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare

 
3/4/2015

Mobile Health Study Uses Fitness App to Help At-Risk Women

By Laurence Cruz
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Mobile Health Study Uses Fitness App to Help At-Risk Women

3/4/2015
By Laurence Cruz

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Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare

 
3/4/2015

Telefónica Transforms Mobile Broadband with New "LTE In a Box" Solution from Cisco

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Telefónica Transforms Mobile Broadband with New "LTE In a Box" Solution from Cisco

3/4/2015

SAN JOSE, Calif. – February 26, 2015 – Cisco today announced that Telefónica (Movistar), the largest mobile operator in Spain, has launched a new Innovation Initiative powered by Cisco® technology called “LTE In A Box.” Based on the Cisco Premium Mobile... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks, Mobility, Cable Broadband & Network Access, Telecommunications/Service Providers

 
3/2/2015

Cisco Small Cells Set To Benefit EE Enterprise Customers

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Cisco Small Cells Set To Benefit EE Enterprise Customers

3/2/2015

BARCELONA, SPAIN – March 3, 2015 – At Mobile World Congress 2015 , Cisco today announced that EE, the UK’s largest mobile network operator, is deploying Cisco small cells to support its growing base of enterprise customers. Cisco’s end-to-end small cell solutions will... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Mobile Operators

 
3/2/2015

The 3D Workforce: Mobile Millennials

By Kerry Doyle
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The 3D Workforce: Mobile Millennials

3/2/2015
By Kerry Doyle

The traditional office workspace is being disrupted. New technology innovations are changing work values and creating new approaches to business. Millennials (18-29 years of age) represent the newest plugged-in generation to enter the workforce and because they understand and often use the new... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility

 
3/1/2015

Global Service Providers Transform Networks and Business Services with Cisco at Mobile World Congress 2015

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Global Service Providers Transform Networks and Business Services with Cisco at Mobile World Congress 2015

3/1/2015

BARCELONA, March 2, 2015 – At Mobile World Congress 2015 this week, Cisco is advancing its position as the leading technology provider and business partner to help global mobile operators transform their networks, businesses and customers’ experiences in pursuit of new... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Mobility, Intercloud

 
2/25/2015

Oppenheimer and Cisco to Host Service Provider and Mobility Tech Talk

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Oppenheimer and Cisco to Host Service Provider and Mobility Tech Talk

2/25/2015

SAN JOSE, Calif, --- February 25, 2015 --- Cisco will host a Tech Talk with Oppenheimer to discuss Cisco's Service Provider strategy and how it is partnering with Service Providers to transform their businesses through innovation and delivering business outcomes. Among other things, Cisco will... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Mobility, Innovation, Virtualization, Vertical Markets, Corporate News, Region, Partner, Executive Leadership, Senior Leadership

 
2/19/2015

Week in Review: Top Tech Stories Feb. 16-20

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Week in Review: Top Tech Stories Feb. 16-20

2/19/2015

Happy Friday everyone! Hope it was a great week for you all. Here is a look at the top stories this week and see whats coming up next week.    1: Focus Monthly Magazine: Momentum in Mobility - 9 great stories about how businesses and consumers alike seize the mobile... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Internet of Everything

 
2/16/2015

How Wi-Fi is Changing the Way We Work

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How Wi-Fi is Changing the Way We Work

2/16/2015

By: Matt MacPherson The explosive growth of connected mobile devices is in no way slowing down, and neither are the network speeds users will demand to support these devices. In recent years, the conversation around mobility and the workplace has revolved around the influx of... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Momentum in Mobility

 
2/16/2015

The Growing Reach of Beacons: Are Users Ready?

By Kerry Doyle
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The Growing Reach of Beacons: Are Users Ready?

2/16/2015
By Kerry Doyle

Beacons are tiny transmitters that offer the potential for richer, more useful and more interactive experiences in a variety of different venues, from travel and entertainment to transportation and healthcare. A number of companies have installed beacon technology and launched pilot programs... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, FOCUS, Fast IT

 
2/16/2015

Improving the Mobile Experience

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Improving the Mobile Experience

2/16/2015

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Tags: Mobility, Innovation, FOCUS, Fast IT, Momentum in Mobility