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IBM Rolls Dice on IoT

How is it enterprises collect data, but they never really know how to take advantage of all the data they collect?
By |4/9/2015|
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I Wasn’t Texting. Really!

I have spent many hours talking to law enforcement and I am always amazed at the excuses they are given when drivers are pulled over for distracted driving.
By |4/2/2015|
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Power-Grid Hacked? Where’s the IoT?

Writing about the IoT (Internet of Things), or what was once called M2M, is something that people want to read about, a lot. It’s only recently that people are really catching on that everything is going to be connected.
By |3/30/2015|
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Chicago to Surpass Silicon Valley in IoT

The saying goes it takes a village. But when it comes to Chicago and Mayor Rahm Emanuel, it takes a city, or more importantly, a connected city.
By |3/27/2015|
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What Is Texting While Driving?

For the past several years April has kicked off the annual National Distracted Driving Awareness month.
By |3/26/2015|
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IoT: Possible to Practical

If you haven’t met Don DeLoach, president and CEO of Infobright, www.infobright.com, then I encourage you take the time to make a personal introduction if you care about the IoT (Internet of Things).
By |3/25/2015|
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Connected Car Lawsuits Begin

It was only a matter a time before this was going to happen. And now it has. A lawsuit has been filed against three leading automakers seeking damages in the millions.
By |3/24/2015|
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Not Neutral with Net Neutrality

Depending on what side of the fence you are on is whether you support net neutrality. But if there is one thing for sure, the debate on this subject will go on, and on, and on, regardless of the FCC (Federal Communications Commission), www.fcc.gov, ruling last week.
By |3/2/2015|
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Cyber Starts with the CEO

If you listen to the news these days, if we aren’t talking about something as horrible as threats to human life with terrorists, we are talking about a cyberattack.
By |2/26/2015|
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“Haptics” Is Happening!

About two years ago, a savvy technology sales executive said to me that there are two “megatechnologies” based on human senses that would fuel significant business opportunities during the coming decade. They are “vision” and “voice.”
By |2/24/2015|