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8/23/2014

Next Generation Talent: Making Connections... and Coffee

By Kirsten Chiala
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Next Generation Talent: Making Connections... and Coffee

8/23/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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Tags: Cisco Culture, Innovation, Collaboration, Education, Kirsten Chiala

 
8/19/2014

Oakland's Industrial Legacy Spawns a New Generation of Makers

By Amy Cortese
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Oakland's Industrial Legacy Spawns a New Generation of Makers

8/19/2014
By Amy Cortese

Silicon Valley may be #1 for mobile apps and big data, but across the bay, Oakland has become a mecca for the maker movement and big art. Building on the city’s rich legacy of shipbuilding and industrial infrastructure, as well as its affordable real estate, Oakland has attracted a... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Amy Cortese

 
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

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

 
8/18/2014

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

 
8/14/2014

The Internet of Everything Transforms Education

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The Internet of Everything Transforms Education

8/14/2014

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Tags: Innovation, Video, Education, 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

 
7/31/2014

Collaboration for Everyone

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Collaboration for Everyone

7/31/2014

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Tags: TelePresence, Innovation, Collaboration, John Chambers, Rowan Trollope

 
7/30/2014

Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Jeremiah Owyang

By Amy Cortese
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Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Jeremiah Owyang

7/30/2014
By Amy Cortese

Jeremiah Owyang is the Chief Catalyst at Crowd Companies , a brand council that aims to help big companies navigate the collaborative economy. Amy Cortese talked with him about the Collaborative Economy and how large companies are responding. Amy Cortese: Describe the Collaborative Economy... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Innovation, Collaboration, Internet of Everything, Amy Cortese

 
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

 
7/14/2014

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

 
7/11/2014

Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock Backgrounder

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Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock Backgrounder

7/11/2014

Background The Cisco TORONTO 2015 Countdown Clock is the first of its kind in the world. It is a made-in-Canada innovation that will connect Toronto to the world leading up to and throughout the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. Harnessing the "Internet of Everything," the clock is an... Continue Reading

Tags: Technologies, Digital Media, Innovation, Vertical Markets, Media/Entertainment, Region, Canada, Partner, Strategic Alliances, Americas, Sports Entertainment, Internet of Things

 
6/26/2014

Leveraging The Internet of Everything to Create Smart Buildings

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Leveraging The Internet of Everything to Create Smart Buildings

6/26/2014

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Tags: Innovation, Energy/Utilities, Internet of Everything

 
6/23/2014

How Hubs Succeed in Fostering Innovation

By Jason Deign
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How Hubs Succeed in Fostering Innovation

6/23/2014
By Jason Deign

A dog lives in a kennel. A chicken lives in a coop. And innovation, it seems, lives in a hub. Innovation hubs are increasingly a feature of urban development as planners work to spice up economic and employment prospects with an environment dedicated to fostering invention. These environments can... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Jason Deign

 
6/19/2014

Cisco Investments Commits $150 Million to the Cisco Canada Innovation Program

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Cisco Investments Commits $150 Million to the Cisco Canada Innovation Program

6/19/2014

TORONTO, ONTARIO – June 19, 2014 – Cisco Canada today, together with Canada's Finance Minister, the Hon. Joe Oliver, announced the Cisco Canada Innovation Program , a strategy to invest $150 million (CAD$) to support and accelerate innovation in Canada. Cisco Investments,... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Government, Region, Canada, Americas

 
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

The Internet of Everything in Action: France's Connected Boulevard

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The Internet of Everything in Action: France's Connected Boulevard

6/9/2014

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Tags: Innovation, Transportation, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities

 
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