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11/25/2014

Sensors Change Lives in Developing Countries

By Anne Field
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Sensors Change Lives in Developing Countries

11/25/2014
By Anne Field

If you were to visit many rural areas in developing countries, most likely you‘d come across hand-operated water pumps used to get clean water.  While non-government organizations introduce thousands of them every  year,  a large number fail in the first 12 months of... Continue Reading

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

 
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

 
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

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

 
11/13/2014

Cisco Study: Digital Lifestyles Drive a Widening Gap Between Consumers' Expectations and Bank Delivery

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Cisco Study: Digital Lifestyles Drive a Widening Gap Between Consumers' Expectations and Bank Delivery

11/13/2014

BAI Retail Delivery Conference and Expo, Booth 4029 CHICAGO – November 13, 2014  – At the BAI Retail Delivery conference, Cisco today announced the U.S. findings from its global study of more than 7,000 consumers in 12 countries revealing a gap between digital... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Internet of Things, Private Sector IoE

 
11/13/2014

Cisco Innovators: Entrepreneurs in Residence

By Kirsten Chiala
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Cisco Innovators: Entrepreneurs in Residence

11/13/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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Tags: Security, Mobility, Innovators, Internet of Everything, Kirsten Chiala, Leadership, Internet of Things

 
11/10/2014

Improving Computer Accessibility in Healthcare

By Scott Gurvey
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Improving Computer Accessibility in Healthcare

11/10/2014
By Scott Gurvey

The Internet of Everything has changed the way we approach almost every aspect of our daily lives. Healthcare is no exception. My first response upon hearing of a new disease or medical advance, having a relative or friend complain of an ache or pain, or on feeling a twinge of discomfort myself... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Internet of Things

 
11/10/2014

Fitting Room Robots and Smart Mirrors: Can Retail Tech Save Stores?

By Kristi Essick
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Fitting Room Robots and Smart Mirrors: Can Retail Tech Save Stores?

11/10/2014
By Kristi Essick

It’s no surprise retailers are pulling out the stops to get shoppers into stores. E-commerce has been eating into brick-and-mortar sales for years, and the pace is only accelerating. Online sales will account for $291 billion, or 8% of all US retail sales, by the end of this year, and that... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Retail, Internet of Everything, Kristi Essick, Internet of Things

 
11/6/2014

Kairos Global Summit Brings Together Young Entrepreneurs and Industry Leaders

By Laurence Cruz
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Kairos Global Summit Brings Together Young Entrepreneurs and Industry Leaders

11/6/2014
By Laurence Cruz

Looking for the next great technology startup with disruptive potential? The recent Kairos Global Summit provided an embarrassment of riches. Meeting at the Ritz-Carlton in beautiful Laguna Niguel, Calif., the private event brought together 350 of the world’s brightest college... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Laurence Cruz, Leadership, Internet of Things

 
10/27/2014

Take This Sensor and Call Me in the Morning

By Mary Gorges
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HEALTHCARE 

Take This Sensor and Call Me in the Morning

10/27/2014
By Mary Gorges

It turns out Star Trek was more than a pioneer in space, but also in seeing the future of healthcare devices to come decades later. The famous Tricorder ‘Bones' has shown up in this century as the Scanadu Scout , a hand-held scanning device that gives almost real-time readings on... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything

 
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

 
10/15/2014

Cisco Announces Winners of IoT Innovation and Security Grand Challenges; Launches Worldwide IoT Challenge for Young Women

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Cisco Announces Winners of IoT Innovation and Security Grand Challenges; Launches Worldwide IoT Challenge for Young Women

10/15/2014

Chicago, IoT World Forum 2014, October 15, 2014 – Today during a keynote address at the Internet of Things World Forum in Chicago, Cisco CTO Padmasree Warrior announced the winners of three global Internet of Things (IoT) Grand Challenges aimed at recognizing, promoting and accelerating... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Internet of Everything, Internet of Things

 
10/14/2014

Chicago: A Tech Hub Driving Change

By Kirsten Chiala
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Chicago: A Tech Hub Driving Change

10/14/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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

 
10/13/2014

American Healthcare: The Startups are Coming

By Kristi Essick
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American Healthcare: The Startups are Coming

10/13/2014
By Kristi Essick

A new crop of healthcare startups are leveraging low-cost, ubiquitous technologies such as Internet of Everything (IoE), big data, wearables, cloud computing, and mobile apps in an attempt to disrupt the multitrillion-dollar US healthcare sector – each chipping away at one small part of the... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Kristi Essick, Internet of Things

 
10/6/2014

Who's Building the Internet of Everything?

By Jason Deign
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Who's Building the Internet of Everything?

10/6/2014
By Jason Deign

Talk about the Internet of Everything and the mind soon starts to boggle. Gartner says 26 billion non-PC, tablet, and smartphone devices could be connected by 2020. IDATE forecasts 80 billion. Already, around 25,000 new things are connecting to the Internet every quarter of an hour,... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Internet of Things

 
9/30/2014

Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Eric Allman

By Scott Gurvey
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Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Eric Allman

9/30/2014
By Scott Gurvey

If he had known that most of the email he would receive every day would be unsolicited bulk email, he might have done things differently. Network Trailblazer Eric Allman was the author of delivermail , and its successor sendmail . Delivermail was the mail transport agent (“MTA”)... Continue Reading

Tags: Network Trailblazers, Internet of Everything, Eric Rabkin, Internet of Things

 
9/24/2014

Adding Security to the Internet of Everything

By Jason Deign
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Adding Security to the Internet of Everything

9/24/2014
By Jason Deign

Don’t panic just yet: but in a few years, your fridge could become a target for cybercriminals. As the number of devices in the Internet of Everything grows, so does the likelihood that connecting these devices and networking them together could increase the number and type of attack... Continue Reading

Tags: Security, Internet of Everything, Jason Deign, Internet of Things

 
9/22/2014

Famed California Tunnels Combine Technology with Beauty

By Mary Gorges
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Famed California Tunnels Combine Technology with Beauty

9/22/2014
By Mary Gorges

The Devil's Slide area just south of San Francisco has seen its share of drama – quite literally. This incredibly scenic stretch of Highway 1 was featured in the 1960 movie thriller "Portrait in Black" about a couple who drives a car carrying the woman's dead husband off... Continue Reading

Tags: Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Mary Gorges