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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 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

 
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

 
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

 
6/16/2014

7 Things You Need to Know about the Cloud-In Lyric Form

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7 Things You Need to Know about the Cloud-In Lyric Form

6/16/2014

From the Clouds - Jack Johnson The tech world is  watching from the clouds, and you can’t stop this anyhow -Cisco is ready to bring multiple clouds together by building the world’s largest Global Intercloud a network of clouds... Continue Reading

Tags: FOCUS, Power of Cloud

 
6/16/2014

Mobile Cloud Accelerates the Pace of Change

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Mobile Cloud Accelerates the Pace of Change

6/16/2014

by Padmasree Warrior Mobile communications have fundamentally changed the way business works, as organizations all over the world strive to make lasting connections with both their workforce and customers. And when you factor in the added influence of cloud computing, an exciting collision... Continue Reading

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6/16/2014

Cloud Set to Burst in India

By Laurence Cruz
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Cloud Set to Burst in India

6/16/2014
By Laurence Cruz

Indian online ticketing giant BookMyShow.com grew out of a simple idea hatched by three vacationing friends: What if you could buy movie tickets online? But simple can be incredibly powerful—especially in a country with 100 million people accessing the mobile Internet via smartphone.... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, FOCUS, Laurence Cruz, Power of Cloud

 
6/16/2014

Will The Smartphone Become Obsolete?

By Kerry Doyle
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Will The Smartphone Become Obsolete?

6/16/2014
By Kerry Doyle

In the current mobile manufacturing competition, device makers strive to give users a distinct product with unique features. So is it possible to imagine a common, ubiquitous device? That is, a mobile handset virtually the same as every other? Distinguished not by ‘bells & whistles' and... Continue Reading

Tags: FOCUS, Kerry Doyle, Power of Cloud

 
6/16/2014

Intercloud and The Internet of Everything

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Intercloud and The Internet of Everything

6/16/2014

Intercloud and The Internet of Everything The Network's Karen Snell talks to Gee Rittenhouse about the latest news on Intercloud at Cisco Live.... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, FOCUS, Power of Cloud

 
6/16/2014

A Simple Framework for Managing Complex Clouds

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A Simple Framework for Managing Complex Clouds

6/16/2014

I magine this: You are the network administrator for a global enterprise doing business on three continents. When your network goes down, your company loses millions of dollars a day. If hackers were to steal your customer data, regulators could fine you a lot more. You're... Continue Reading

Tags: Cloud, Power of Cloud

 
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

Startup Fever Spreads Among Bangalore's Tech-Savvy Millennials

By Laurence Cruz
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Startup Fever Spreads Among Bangalore's Tech-Savvy Millennials

5/18/2014
By Laurence Cruz

A Friday afternoon crowd of young men and women packs a microbrewery. The Wi-Fi is free and the music is loud. Jeans and t-shirts abound. So do cell phones and conversations about technology, startup funding and business strategy. Outside, a black Porsche speeds by. It could be a scene in any... Continue Reading

Tags: FOCUS, Laurence Cruz, Innovation in India