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12/15/2014

Cisco's People Deal Manifesto

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Cisco's People Deal Manifesto

12/15/2014

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Tags: Cisco Culture, Innovation, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Technology Transformation

 
11/17/2014

Wearables and the Next Gen Wardrobe

By Mary Gorges
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Wearables and the Next Gen Wardrobe

11/17/2014
By Mary Gorges

Tech is not the first thing to come to mind when we think of fashion. Technology often is about features and function. But those days are fading fast. ‘These won't make you look geeky' is becoming a mantra of companies that sell wearables. Vancouver-based Recon Instruments... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Connected Consumer

 
11/17/2014

The Digital Bank: Evolving to Meet the Mobile World

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The Digital Bank: Evolving to Meet the Mobile World

11/17/2014

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Tags: Software, Financial Services, FOCUS, Connected Consumer

 
11/17/2014

Controlling Your Home With a Wave of Your Hand

By Mary Ann Azevedo
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Controlling Your Home With a Wave of Your Hand

11/17/2014
By Mary Ann Azevedo

Hands full with her toddler and a bag of groceries, one busy San Francisco mother is relieved she doesn't have to use her hands to turn on the lights or the home alarm system.  She simply gestures at a lamp and the keypad with her Bluetooth-enabled bracelet called Reemo . Putting the... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, FOCUS, Mary Ann Azevedo, Internet of Things, Connected Consumer

 
11/17/2014

When Artificial Intelligence Meets the Internet of Everything

By Jason Deign
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When Artificial Intelligence Meets the Internet of Everything

11/17/2014
By Jason Deign

Are you one of the many people who think Apple ’s Siri is a gimmick ? Then prepare to be impressed. Artificial intelligence (or ‘AI’) interfaces are about to get a lot smarter. And if they start connecting to the Internet of Everything they could be a lot more... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Internet of Everything, Jason Deign, Internet of Things, Connected Consumer

 
10/20/2014

New Human-Machine Interfaces: Beyond Verbal Communication

By Kerry Doyle
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New Human-Machine Interfaces: Beyond Verbal Communication

10/20/2014
By Kerry Doyle

These multimodal interfaces are changing how humans and machines work together and offering unforeseen possibilities for wearable technology, voice-activated or gesture-based computing and emotions analytics. Parallel advancements in robotics, genetics, nanotechnology and machine-based deep... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Kerry Doyle, Internet of Things, Connected Health

 
10/20/2014

The Devices Making Healthcare Smarter

By Mary Ann Azevedo
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The Devices Making Healthcare Smarter

10/20/2014
By Mary Ann Azevedo

Pill bottles that can tell a caregiver when a patient’s missed a dose. Diapers that can pinpoint urinary tract infections and monitor hydration. A baby monitor that allows parents to get information on their baby’s breathing, temperature and body position from anywhere in the world.... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Mary Ann Azevedo, Internet of Things, Connected Health

 
10/20/2014

The Big Data Opportunity in Medicine

By Kirsten Chiala
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The Big Data Opportunity in Medicine

10/20/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Internet of Things, Connected Health

 
9/22/2014

How Mobility Transforms Smart Cities Worldwide

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How Mobility Transforms Smart Cities Worldwide

9/22/2014

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Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, FOCUS, Internet of Things, Smart Connected Focus

 
9/22/2014

Where Urban Innovators Go To Grow

By Amy Cortese
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Where Urban Innovators Go To Grow

9/22/2014
By Amy Cortese

On a recent evening in San Francisco’s South of Market district, seven teams of entrepreneurs took the stage to pitch their tech startups to an audience of potential investors and partners. But this wasn’t your typical Demo Day. All seven startups—participants in a two-year old... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Smart Connected Communities, Amy Cortese, Smart Connected Focus

 
9/22/2014

Sensing Earthquakes and Forest Fires

By Anne Field
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Sensing Earthquakes and Forest Fires

9/22/2014
By Anne Field

Last August, 10 seconds before residents of South Napa, Cal., were awakened by an earthquake measuring 6.0; scientists at the UC-Berkeley Seismological Laboratory were warned of the impending quake. The conveyor of that information? ShakeAlert, an Internet of Everything (IoE) early warning system... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Public Safety, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, FOCUS, Anne Field, Internet of Things, Smart Connected Focus

 
9/22/2014

Chicago: A Smart City Story

By Kirsten Chiala
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Chicago: A Smart City Story

9/22/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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

 
9/17/2014

Retrofitting Smart Cities

By Jason Deign
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Retrofitting Smart Cities

9/17/2014
By Jason Deign

Smart cities are on the rise. According to a recent study , the number of smart cities across the world is set to quadruple between 2013 and 2025. Many of these should be new city developments. India, for example, is planning to spend US$1.13 billion on 100 of them. But what of the rest?... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Jason Deign, Internet of Things, Smart Connected Focus

 
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

 
8/18/2014

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

Six Ways Technology is Changing How We Travel

By Jason Deign
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Six Ways Technology is Changing How We Travel

8/18/2014
By Jason Deign

1. Where to go Travel used to be about selecting a destination, hoping your luggage would get there with you, then worrying about tummy bugs for the rest of the stay. Now, though, with apps such as TripAdvisor , you can now get a customer-eye’s view of the places you may... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Innovation, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Jason Deign, Internet of Things, Connected Travel

 
8/18/2014

How a Hotel Chain Led Green Buildings in India

By Prasanto Kumar Roy
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How a Hotel Chain Led Green Buildings in India

8/18/2014
By Prasanto Kumar Roy

When Hillary Clinton landed in New Delhi in 2009, she drove from the airport to ITC Green Center, a building in the satellite town of Gurgaon. That building, which she called “a monument to the future”, is the headquarters of the hotels division of Kolkata-based conglomerate ITC.... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, India, Smart Connected Communities, FOCUS, Connected Travel, Prasanto Kumar Roy