Operating System Increasingly Important for Selection And Brand Satisfaction


Source: CellularNews 22 October 2014
Operating System Increasingly Important for Selection And Brand Satisfaction

As wireless manufacturers (OEMs) struggle to differentiate themselves, the operating system (OS) on a smartphone is becoming an increasingly...

Construction begins on new £4.5m eco-friendly school building with wildflower grass roof


Source: Manchester Evening News 22 October 2014
Construction begins on new £4.5m eco-friendly school building with wildflower grass roof

Construction on a new £4.5m junior school building, featuring an eco-friendly wildflower grass roof, is under way...

Vodafone Plans LTE-Advanced Upgrade in the UK


Source: CellularNews 22 October 2014
Vodafone Plans LTE-Advanced Upgrade in the UK

Vodafone UK has announced plans to upgrade its LTE network to support LTE A with carrier aggregation...

How Often Do Cities Mandate Smart Growth?


Source: Planetizen 22 October 2014
How Often Do Cities Mandate Smart Growth?

I recently coauthored a paper for the Mercatus Institute (a think tank operating out of George Mason University) about the prevalence...

University Microgrid Manages Multiple Generation Assets


Source: TheEnergyCollective 22 October 2014
University Microgrid Manages Multiple Generation Assets

Combined heat and power (CHP) technologies are sometimes overlooked as important assets that can be deployed in Smart Grids and microgrids...

Why designers are on the front lines of climate change


Source: GreenBiz 22 October 2014
Why designers are on the front lines of climate change

Now more than ever, society is accepting that climate change is upon us. From Obama to GE's Jeff Immelt, leaders are confronting the reality...

Wearable tech must get smart with data


Source: Healthcare IT News 22 October 2014
Wearable tech must get smart with data

For wearable technology to live up to the hype, especially when it comes to healthcare, it will have to be "interoperable, integrated, engaging...

Wind power to hit 2000 GW by 2030, says a new report


Source: The Climate Group 22 October 2014
Wind power to hit 2000 GW by 2030, says a new report

LONDON: Wind capacity could reach 2,000 gigawatts (GW) globally and meet up to 19% of electricity demand by 2030...

Smarter Cities Master Class


Source: IBM 22 October 2014
Smarter Cities Master Class

The new era of smart: the intersection of innovation and the way we live.

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Innovative Kansas biofuel plant provides vehicle fuel AND electricity


Source: SmartGridNews 22 October 2014
Innovative Kansas biofuel plant provides vehicle fuel AND electricity

WASHINGTON — Marking another milestone in the Administration’s support of clean energy technologies that will diversify our energy portfolio...

As Qualcomm buys CSR, Bluetooth is set to invade the smart home


Source: Gigaom 22 October 2014
As Qualcomm buys CSR, Bluetooth is set to invade the smart home

Blueooth, the technology that a trade journalist declared dead in 2003, has managed to ride its unexpected popularity in wireless headsets...

IBM Institute for Business Value: Transportation and economic development


Source: IBM 22 October 2014
IBM Institute for Business Value: Transportation and economic development

High unemployment, languid economic growth and growing urbanization make transport’s role in driving growth more important than ever...

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Enphase Energy introduces new energy management system


Source: Renewable Energy Focus 22 October 2014
Enphase Energy introduces new energy management system

Enphase Energy Inc has launched a new system for energy management that delivers on the vision of enabling large-scale implementation of solar...

Labor rejects Abbott government's first attempt at renewable energy deal


Source: The Guardian 22 October 2014
Labor rejects Abbott government's first attempt at renewable energy deal

The clean energy industry and Labor have immediately rejected the Abbott government’s opening gambit in negotiations to find a bipartisan agreement...

How data is transforming the way we live


Source: IBM 22 October 2014
How data is transforming the way we live

Taking it to the streets....

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Water Crisis Seen Worsening as Sao Paulo Nears ‘Collapse’


Source: Bloomberg 22 October 2014
Water Crisis Seen Worsening as Sao Paulo Nears ‘Collapse’

Sao Paulo residents were warned by a top government regulator today to brace for more severe water shortages...

Remaking Healthcare To Improve The Patient Experience


Source: InformationWeek 22 October 2014
Remaking Healthcare To Improve The Patient Experience

When a patient - let's call him Jake - is sitting on the exam table waiting for his physician, the latest technology is the last thing on his mind...

Intelligent Urban Transportation


Source: IBM 22 October 2014
Intelligent Urban Transportation

As the world becomes increasingly urbanized, cities, and the movement of people and goods within them, are critical to the future of citizens and...

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Denmark's plan to offset transport emissions sparks EU row


Source: The Guardian 22 October 2014
Denmark's plan to offset transport emissions sparks EU row

A Danish bid to expand carbon offsetting to the transport sector has triggered uproar among NGOs and academics...

The Human Gain of the Smart Home


Source: LightReading 22 October 2014
The Human Gain of the Smart Home

The Broadband Forum and its members have played their part over the years in helping to take broadband from virtually a theory to a commodity...

Startup Makes Smart-Home Lighting as Easy as Screwing in a Lightbulb


Source: Wired 22 October 2014
Startup Makes Smart-Home Lighting as Easy as Screwing in a Lightbulb

Installing connected-home lighting is often costly and complicated. A new startup called Avi-On is trying to change this...

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