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8/21/2014

Internet of Everything: Delivery of Home Services

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Internet of Everything: Delivery of Home Services

8/21/2014

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

 
8/18/2014

Your Smartphone Takes Its Own Vacation

By Mary Gorges
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Your Smartphone Takes Its Own Vacation

8/18/2014
By Mary Gorges

Even in a state with parts of it so remote that a ‘no-screens vacation' is all part of the experience, it's getting harder and harder to unplug. Only 730,000 people live in Alaska, but up to two million visit every year, mostly in the summer. And most of them will realize that being... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Smart Connected Communities, FOCUS, Connected Travel, Mary Gorges

 
8/18/2014

Travel by Numbers

By Sue Tabbitt
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Travel by Numbers

8/18/2014
By Sue Tabbitt

The travel industry is currently alight with technology activity – particularly in the area of mobile apps, and even more so where these intersect with consumers' shown preferences and social commentary. It reflects a shift in the way people choose and report back on holidays, which has... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, FOCUS, Connected Travel

 
8/11/2014

London Underground Turns to Internet of Things to Increase Efficiency

By Laurence Cruz
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London Underground Turns to Internet of Things to Increase Efficiency

8/11/2014
By Laurence Cruz

Anyone who has traveled the London Underground can appreciate the challenges of keeping such a beast running smoothly. The iconic transport system is massive, complex and old; it celebrated its 150th anniversary last year, making it the oldest subterranean railway network in the world. Nearly... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Transportation, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Laurence Cruz, Internet of Things

 
8/7/2014

The Internet of Everything Transforms Healthcare

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The Internet of Everything Transforms Healthcare

8/7/2014

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Tags: Security, Mobility, Collaboration, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities

 
8/6/2014

How Business Relies On Smart Systems

By Kerry Doyle
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How Business Relies On Smart Systems

8/6/2014
By Kerry Doyle

In our current hyper-connected economy, digital technologies are improving every aspect of business through the use of smart systems in the production and distribution for all manner of physical goods. The technologies that enable these new processes incorporate cloud services, sensors,... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Kerry Doyle

 
8/4/2014

How Technology is Shaping the Next Wave of Journalism

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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How Technology is Shaping the Next Wave of Journalism

8/4/2014
By Melissa Jun Rowley

Advances in technology mean advances in all forms of communication, which mean changes in journalism. With a plethora of gadgets and high-end technology hitting the market so rapidly, it’s more important than ever for journalism curricula in higher education to evolve with the times. In a... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Melissa Jun Rowley, Internet of Things

 
7/29/2014

Cisco Innovators: Theme Investments

By Kirsten Chiala
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Cisco Innovators: Theme Investments

7/29/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Innovators, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Kirsten Chiala, Internet of Things

 
7/18/2014

Cisco Positioned as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure

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Cisco Positioned as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure

7/18/2014

San Jose, California, July 18, 2014 – Cisco, a leading provider of wired and wireless network solutions, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leader's quadrant of The 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for the Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure . 1... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility

 
7/14/2014

Fiber Networks: A Catalyst for Next-Generation Apps and Services?

By Laurence Cruz
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Fiber Networks: A Catalyst for Next-Generation Apps and Services?

7/14/2014
By Laurence Cruz

As the UK and the Balkans emerge from their wettest winter in over a century, debate is raging over how to respond to such patterns of extreme weather. But what if there was a way to predict floods and send detailed warnings directly to the people in harm’s way? A team of experts in the... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Video, Smart Connected Communities, Laurence Cruz

 
7/8/2014

Closing the Technology Skills Gap: Can E-Learning Save the Day?

By Kristi Essick
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Closing the Technology Skills Gap: Can E-Learning Save the Day?

7/8/2014
By Kristi Essick

Everyone from kindergarten teachers and university professors, to CEOs and government leaders seem worried about the "technology skills gap." It's become commonplace to decry that we're not equipping students with the STEM skills they need to succeed in a tech-centric economy.... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Education, Information Technology, Internet of Everything, Kristi Essick, Internet of Things

 
7/7/2014

Making Fast, Reliable Wi-Fi Easy to Access

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Making Fast, Reliable Wi-Fi Easy to Access

7/7/2014

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6/11/2014

What's Next In Mobile Innovation?

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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What's Next In Mobile Innovation?

6/11/2014
By Melissa Jun Rowley

The imperative "innovate or die" has been loosely thrown around tech and media landscapes for the last two years. Fast-growth companies are all racing to be dubbed the most creative, and the most disruptive in their sectors, to avoid being left behind as dust in the land of the... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Melissa Jun Rowley

 
6/9/2014

Cisco Launches Small Cell Partner Program to Enable the Future of Enterprise Connectivity

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Cisco Launches Small Cell Partner Program to Enable the Future of Enterprise Connectivity

6/9/2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., – June 9, 2014 – Cisco today announced the launch of Cisco® Small Cell Enterprise Select, a program that will enable mobile network operators to effectively scale small cell deployments for enterprises that are in need of cost-effective mobility solutions.... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Mobility

 
6/9/2014

Mobility & The Energy Sector: Radicalizing Field Service

By Kerry Doyle
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Mobility & The Energy Sector: Radicalizing Field Service

6/9/2014
By Kerry Doyle

Increasingly, technicians are using a range of logistical and emergency apps via their mobile devices to perform damage assessment, access online training and respond to customer needs once a storm occurs. “Field workers can get immediate notifications as to the type of... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Video, Collaboration, Kerry Doyle

 
6/6/2014

Andorra Telecom Deploys a Next-Generation Wi-Fi Network With Cisco Technology

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Andorra Telecom Deploys a Next-Generation Wi-Fi Network With Cisco Technology

6/6/2014

Madrid, 6 June 2014. – Andorra Telecom has deployed a Wi-Fi network that offers two levels of service for visitors and residents in Andorra: a free basic connection to the Internet (for picking up local, commercial and tourist information about the country) and high-quality Premium Internet... Continue Reading

Tags: Routing, Mobility, South Europe

 
6/3/2014

Venture Capital Flocks to the ‘Quantified Self'

By Anne Field
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Venture Capital Flocks to the ‘Quantified Self'

6/3/2014
By Anne Field

Earlier this year, fledgling startup Quanttus, raised $19 million in venture capital funding following a previous seed round of $3 million. The Cambridge, Mass.-based company, formed by a small group of mostly MIT alumni, is developing wearable devices using various sensors to measure such... Continue Reading

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

 
5/19/2014

Tele2 Arena to transform fan experience through seamless connectivity and new app featuring live video

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Tele2 Arena to transform fan experience through seamless connectivity and new app featuring live video

5/19/2014

- Press release as issued by Stockholm Globe Arenas , Sweden -  Stockholm, Sweden - May 19,2014 - As the first arena in Europe, Tele2 Arena will give visitors access to new arena experiences via mobile devices. Thanks to Cisco StadiumVision Mobile , which is integrated with the new... Continue Reading

Tags: Core Networks, Mobility, Innovation, Video, Region, Sweden, EMEAR, North Europe, Sports Entertainment

 
5/18/2014

Could Mobile Broadband Solve India's Connectivity Problems?

By Jason Deign
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Could Mobile Broadband Solve India's Connectivity Problems?

5/18/2014
By Jason Deign

One of the ironies about India’s technology infrastructure is that it looks a lot better the further away you go. While Indian service providers routinely handle major IT outsourcing tasks for American and European companies, getting even a standard Internet connection can still be a... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, FOCUS, Jason Deign, Innovation in India

 
5/18/2014

India's Rural Mobile "Radio" Network: A Voice Portal for a War Zone

By Prasanto Kumar Roy
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India's Rural Mobile "Radio" Network: A Voice Portal for a War Zone

5/18/2014
By Prasanto Kumar Roy

On a chilly evening in London in March,  Index on Censorship  presented its 2014 Freedom of Expression awards to “the world’s bravest journalists, campaigners and digital innovators.” All eyes were on the Google Digital Activism Award: its nominees included... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, FOCUS, Innovation in India, Prasanto Kumar Roy