IBM Smarter Planet: Efficient Grid Models for a Smarter Planet


Source: YouTube 5 August 2015
IBM Smarter Planet: Efficient Grid Models for a Smarter Planet

Today, it's about using the flexible grid technology we have better to make way for cheap, reliable electricity for...

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A Comfortably Cool School In Vietnam without Air Conditioning


Source: Dezeen 4 August 2015 Featured
A Comfortably Cool School In Vietnam without Air Conditioning

Vietnamese architect Vo Trong Nghia won two awards at the World Architecture Festival last month and in this second interview he discusses...

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The Future of Telco is Social


Source: YouTube 3 August 2015 Featured
The Future of Telco is Social

Andrew Grill, IBM Interactive - Social Business, discusses how telecommunications companies can benefit from adopting social business...

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Dijon-Brest: Modal shift towards sustainable transport


Source: Energy Cities 30 July 2015
Dijon-Brest: Modal shift towards sustainable transport

Willing to build tramways, the Urban Communities of Brest and Dijon, both members of Energy Cities, decided to group their orders...

The Ocean Cleanup


Source: The Ocean Cleanup 29 July 2015
The Ocean Cleanup

On June 3rd, 19-year-old Boyan Slat unveiled the results of the feasibility study, proving that we can likely clean our oceans.

Trends and Innovation in Healthcare IT


Source: NetApp 28 July 2015
Trends and Innovation in Healthcare IT

A discussion of key trends in healthcare IT and innovations to address challenges CIO's are facing...

Securing water for a community in Chile


Source: YouTube 27 July 2015
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...

Future Megacities


Source: Vimeo 24 July 2015
Future Megacities

Cities, particularly emerging megacities in developing and newly industrializing countries...

Wireless EV Charging Without High Frequency Electromagnetic Fields


Source: Earth Techling 23 July 2015 Featured
Wireless EV Charging Without High Frequency Electromagnetic Fields

Digital is good, but wireless is better. Advancements over the past few decades have made it possible to use our electronic devices without...

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Nanotechnology to improve energy efficiency


Source: Vimeo 22 July 2015 Featured
Nanotechnology to improve energy efficiency

Researchers at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have developed a nanocrystal material that could add a critical energy-saving dimension to...

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The FLIZ Pedal-Less Bike Concept


Source: Tree Hugger 21 July 2015 Featured
The FLIZ Pedal-Less Bike Concept

Finding your bike too conventional? In the "crazy ways to get around" category, the FLIZ pedal-less bike is certain to turn heads. While it's...

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We Need, as a Society, to Become More Energy Literate


Source: Good.is 20 July 2015 Featured
We Need, as a Society, to Become More Energy Literate

Solving our great global energy challenges should also mean solving our biggest environmental, social, health and economic challenges. Yet for all...

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Innovations in Smart Buildings


Source: Texas Instruments 17 July 2015
Innovations in Smart Buildings

In this whiteboard video series, TI innovators address challenges such as energy efficiency and brainstorm innovative ways...

How integrated care is improving social and economic vitality in Spain


Source: IBM UK 16 July 2015
How integrated care is improving social and economic vitality in Spain

Patient records for those with multiple chronic illnesses were typically fragmented between a number of sources, such as GPs, hospitals, pharmacies...

Covered Electric Motorcycle (Or Scooter) That Can’t Be Knocked Down


Source: Clean Technica 13 July 2015
Covered Electric Motorcycle (Or Scooter) That Can’t Be Knocked Down

Lit Motors founder Daniel Kim views his inviting creation, the C-1, as a vehicle that offers the driver “…the romance of the motorcycle with the...

What's inside a wind turbine?


Source: UVSAR 9 July 2015
What's inside a wind turbine?

An overview of the layout of utility-class wind turbine generators - where are the major components, what do they do, and what differences...

Sustainable Transport Systems


Source: YouTube 7 July 2015
Sustainable Transport Systems

Urbanization and population trends are making it difficult for governments to ensure the movement of people and goods. To confront problems of...

Sustainable energy solutions for the cities of tomorrow


Source: euronews 6 July 2015
Sustainable energy solutions for the cities of tomorrow

Energy. It is generated, consumed, and expelled. Our cities have a constant appetite for it. So how could that kind of consumption...

Explore The Smarter City


Source: YouTube 3 July 2015
Explore The Smarter City

The time to make our cities smarter is now. But how do you keep traffic flowing? Cure a healthcare system? Protect citizens while protecting their...

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How Barcelona is becoming a leader in solar energy


Source: Switchboard 2 July 2015
How Barcelona is becoming a leader in solar energy

I’m not writing much this week, because I’m traveling, very glad to be away from US presidential politics but concerned for all my colleagues and...

Smart Tyranny: How to resist the smart grid


Source: corbettreport 30 June 2015
Smart Tyranny: How to resist the smart grid

Smart technology represents less of a breakthrough in power distribution and more of a revolution in complete, constant, panopticon-like...

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