Qatar telco Ooredoo's Myanmar start-up focuses on pay-as-you-go


Source: Reuters 2 September 2014
Qatar telco Ooredoo's Myanmar start-up focuses on pay-as-you-go

DUBAI, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Qatar's Ooredoo will focus on adding more pay-as-you-go subscribers in Myanmar a few weeks after it launched operations...

Smart Grid Security and Architectural Thinking


Source: IBM 2 September 2014
Smart Grid Security and Architectural Thinking

Smart grid means automation of the electric power grid, and automation often means computerization, which can create new...

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Over 90% Of Cloud Services Used In Healthcare Pose Medium To High Security Risk


Source: Forbes 2 September 2014
Over 90% Of Cloud Services Used In Healthcare Pose Medium To High Security Risk

According to cloud security vendor Skyhigh Networks, more than 13% of cloud services used in healthcare are high‒risk and 77% are medium risk...

Industry voice: how UK energy policy is holding business back


Source: The Guardian 2 September 2014
Industry voice: how UK energy policy is holding business back

The UK’s industrial heritage is written into the fabric of the nation: from the chimney stacks of tin mines dotted across Cornwall...

Transport for Edinburgh launches pre-paid card


Source: The Edinburgh Reporter 2 September 2014
Transport for Edinburgh launches pre-paid card

Bus and tram passengers in Edinburgh now have a new way of paying for their journeys, through the new pre-paid smartcard, ‘citysmart’...

#WWWeek day 1: new technology could provide cheap clean water for millions


Source: The Guardian 2 September 2014
#WWWeek day 1: new technology could provide cheap clean water for millions

The big event today was the opening plenary which introduced the week’s theme: energy and water. The session set out some of the big...

The Smart Grid and Key Research Technical Challenges


Source: IBM 2 September 2014
The Smart Grid and Key Research Technical Challenges

The numerous technological innovations needed to enable the smart grid require integrated collaboration between utilities, governments and...

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Telefonica to exit Telecom Italia after Brazil deal


Source: Reuters 2 September 2014
Telefonica to exit Telecom Italia after Brazil deal

(Reuters) - Telefonica plans to exit Telecom Italia once the Spanish group has finalised the purchase of Vivendi's Brazilian broadband business GVT...

This startup gives rural entrepreneurs the tech to operate their own mobile networks


Source: TechInAsia 2 September 2014
This startup gives rural entrepreneurs the tech to operate their own mobile networks

Although the northernmost American state of Alaska is the largest US territory by size, its population is less than 732,000...

Wind energy outstrips coal as industry smashes August generation record


Source: BusinessGreen 2 September 2014
Wind energy outstrips coal as industry smashes August generation record

The UK's wind energy industry is celebrating today after new figures showed that the sector set a raft of new records during August...

Future Megacities - Governance for Sustainability in Hyderabad, India


Source: Vimeo 2 September 2014
Future Megacities - Governance for Sustainability in Hyderabad, India

The project is a research and demonstration project of the German Federal Ministry of Education..

Why independent fishers are the key to seafood sustainability


Source: The Guardian 2 September 2014
Why independent fishers are the key to seafood sustainability

Earlier this summer, President Obama announced an ambitious new policy to combat illegal fishing with tougher requirements on seafood...

New satellite maps show polar ice caps melting at 'unprecedented rate'


Source: The Guardian 2 September 2014
New satellite maps show polar ice caps melting at 'unprecedented rate'

German researchers have established the height of the Greenland and Antarctic ice caps with greater precision than ever before...

Is Coal Really "Peaking" in China?


Source: TheEnergyCollective 2 September 2014
Is Coal Really "Peaking" in China?

“While uncertainty over the changes in coal stockpiles still exists, we’re confident that the unbelievable may be at hand...

Securing water for a community in Chile


Source: YouTube 2 September 2014
Securing water for a community in Chile

In Nogales, Chile, water is scarce, and the community has a limited supply. Carol Poblete, one of our community relations analysts, worked with...

The Dow Jones Sustainability Index: Why winning isn’t everything


Source: BusinessGreen 2 September 2014
The Dow Jones Sustainability Index: Why winning isn’t everything

There is not long to go before the rankings are announced for the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI)...

Future Megacities - Transportation Management in Hefei, China


Source: Vimeo 2 September 2014
Future Megacities - Transportation Management in Hefei, China

The project is a research and demonstration project of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research..

Telecom Italia in a bind after losing GVT bid battle


Source: Reuters 2 September 2014
Telecom Italia in a bind after losing GVT bid battle

(Reuters) - Telecom Italia has lost a promising path to earnings growth by failing to secure Brazilian broadband business GVT and may now turn...

Daily question: What might independence mean for the energy sector?


Source: BBC 2 September 2014
Daily question: What might independence mean for the energy sector?

As the people of Scotland weigh up how to vote in the independence referendum, they are asking questions on a range of topics...

Pessimism won’t do. We need an energy revolution


Source: The Guardian 2 September 2014
Pessimism won’t do. We need an energy revolution

The interesting thing about energy policy, as it comes into focus for the start of manifesto season, is that it gives each party the chance to be...

NFV Drives Telco Cloud Evolution – Nokia


Source: LightReading 2 September 2014
NFV Drives Telco Cloud Evolution – Nokia

Virtualization has been making its way through the telco data center for years, with network functions the next in line to be virtualized...

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