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Date Type Title Topic 12/18/2014
The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: Dec. 15-19
1.) Tech Transformation: Celebrating Cisco at 30 Post by Cisco . 2.) Data and Analytics Drive Fan Engagement for a Norwegian Football Team Post by Cisco . 3.) ... Continue Reading
Video Intelligence Gives Retailers New Business InsightsBy Mary Gorges
12/16/2014 By Mary Gorges
It's getting harder to go anywhere where there's not a mounted camera (even in people's homes). They're becoming so ubiquitous that shoppers hardly notice them …especially during the busy holidays. But businesses are ... Continue Reading
The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: December 8-12
1.) Kevin Ashton, Father of the Internet of Things & Network Trailblazer Post by Cisco . 2.) How the Internet of Everything Cuts the Cost of Smart Cities Post by Cisco . ... Continue Reading
How the Internet of Everything Cuts the Cost of Smart CitiesBy Jason Deign
SMART CONNECTED COMMUNITIES SMART CONNECTED COMMUNITIES
12/10/2014 By Jason Deign
Think about smart-city planning and your mind starts reeling. India alone is planning 100 new smart metropolises in the next decade. Besides bricks and mortar, these and hundreds of other cities worldwide are going to need massive amounts of IT ... Continue Reading
Kevin Ashton, Father of the Internet of Things & Network TrailblazerBy Kevin Maney
12/08/2014 By Kevin Maney
Co-Authored by: Alison Maney It all started with lipstick. A particularly popular color of Oil of Olay lipstick that Kevin Ashton had been pushing as a brand manager at Procter & Gamble was perpetually out of stock. He decided to find ... Continue Reading
The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: December 1-5
1.) Just in time for holiday shopping: Sensors take smart toys into the 21st century Post by Cisco . 2.) Before appliances reach your kitchen: real-time collaboration speeds design at Sub-Zero ... Continue Reading
Wearable Tech Startups Target the EnterpriseBy Anne Field
12/02/2014 By Anne Field
While touring a warehouse in New Jersey earlier this year, Haytham Elhawary had the opportunity to see just how demanding--and potentially dangerous--was the job of workers loading and unloading heavy boxes for hours at a time. "They're expected ... Continue Reading
How Sensors are Taking Smart Toys into the 21st CenturyBy Melissa Jun Rowley
12/01/2014 By Melissa Jun Rowley
Chatty Cathy, Speak and Spell, Teddy Ruxpin—sound familiar? They were all smart toys, or toys with the ability to learn through their own on-board electronics, of previous decades. Modern smart toys are entering the 21st Century through ... Continue Reading
Sensors Change Lives in Developing CountriesBy Anne Field
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 ... Continue Reading
World's Biggest ID Scheme RolloutBy Laurence Cruz
11/24/2014 By Laurence Cruz
For most residents of developed countries, the ability to prove one's identity is something that's taken for granted. An entry-level rite of modern society, it enables a slew of transactions that would otherwise be out of reach—opening a bank ... Continue Reading
The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: November 17-21
1.) The Connected Consumer Post by Cisco . 2.) Fitting Room Robots and Smart Mirrors: Can Retail Tech Save Stores? Post by Cisco . 3.) Wearables and the Next ... Continue Reading
Cisco Wi-Fi Brings Mobility and Automation to Retailer in Brazil
Sao Paulo, BRAZIL, November 18, 2014 - Caedu, a specialized apparel and accessories retailer in Brazil, introduced Cisco® Wi-Fi technology to update its network infrastructure. Aiming for automation systems renewal to support administrative ... Continue Reading
Wearables and the Next Gen WardrobeBy Mary Gorges
INTERNET OF EVERYTHING INTERNET OF EVERYTHING
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 ... Continue Reading
When Artificial Intelligence Meets the Internet of EverythingBy Jason Deign
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 ... Continue Reading
Controlling Your Home With a Wave of Your HandBy Mary Ann Azevedo
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 ... Continue Reading
The Network Week in Review & Look Ahead: November 10-14
1.) Cisco Innovators: Entrepreneurs in Residence Post by Cisco . 2.) Improving Computer Accessibility in Healthcare Post by Cisco . 3.) Fitting Room Robots and ... Continue Reading
Improving Computer Accessibility in HealthcareBy Scott Gurvey
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 ... Continue Reading
Fitting Room Robots and Smart Mirrors: Can Retail Tech Save Stores?By Kristi Essick
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 ... Continue Reading
The Network Week in Review and Look Ahead: November 3-7
1. 10 Surefire Signs You're a Supertasker Post by Cisco . 2. It's a Wired Woman's World: The Power of Digital Inclusion Post by Cisco . 3. The ... Continue Reading
Kairos Global Summit Brings Together Young Entrepreneurs and Industry LeadersBy Laurence Cruz
11/06/2014 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 ... Continue Reading
Mary Ann Azevedo
Mary Ann Azevedo is an award-winning journalist based in Austin, Texas.
Amy Cortese is an award-winning journalist and the author of Locavesting (Wiley, 2011)
Laurence Cruz is a freelance writer based in Los Angeles.
Jason Deign is a Barcelona-based business writer, journalist and author.
Kerry Doyle has covered business and technology issues for over a decade and was senior editor at ZDNet.com.
Kristi Essick has covered technology for the Wall Street Journal and The Industry Standard.
Anne Field has covered entrepreneurship and small business for the New York Times and Bloomberg BusinessWeek.
Mary Gorges is a seasoned journalist who has written for both print and television including the Denver Magazine.
Scott Gurvey was the New York bureau chief of the Nightly Business Report on PBS.
Melissa Jun Rowley
Melissa Jun Rowley is an award-winning journalist, on-air host, and content strategist with a passion for all things tied to social innovation.
Prasanto Kumar Roy
Prasanto K Roy is a New Delhi-based veteran journalist and speaker on technology, social media and greentech.
Kevin Maney is a veteran journalist and reporter who wrote for USA Today, Fortune, Fast Company and ABC News.
Joanne has contributed to science and economics titles including France's Science & Vie, and Science & Vie Junior.
Sue Tabbitt is a technology journalist who covers IT and telecommunications.
Steve Wildstrom is a veteran technology journalist who wrote the Technology & You column at BusinessWeek.
Kirsten Chiala is an Emmy-award winning broadcast journalist and a former executive producer for NBC Bay Area.
John Earnhardt is Director of Social Media Communications at Cisco.
Joie Healy, Senior Manager of Social Media Communications, is an award winning broadcast journalist who worked at NBC for 15 years prior to Cisco.
Elizabeth Corcoran covers education and technology. She was the Silicon Valley bureau chief at Forbes.
Karen Crocker Snell
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Lee Gomes has spent nearly two decades writing about technology, much of the time for the Wall Street Journal.
Julie Pitta was a senior editor at Forbes Magazine covering the high-tech and biotech industries.
Eric S. Rabkin is Professor of Writing and Rhetoric and Associate Provost for Online Education at Stony Brook University.
David Rogers teaches brands, marketing and digital strategy at Columbia Business School.
Wendy Tanaka is a former editor at The Network and technology editor at Forbes.