Peggy Smedley

About Peggy Smedley

Peggy Smedley is an internationally known speaker and highly respected personality in the media world educating businesses and consumers on the latest technological advances shaping everyday lives. An outspoken advocate and supporter of connected devices and M2M technology, Peggy is the quick-witted host of The Peggy Smedley Show, the editorial director of Connected World magazine and its sister publication Constructech, as well as the president of Specialty Publishing Co.

Connected Health Changing Fast

The entire month on The Peggy Smedley Show we have been talking about connected health and the wellness space. And for good reason.

By | 5/19/2016|

Robots Operating on You

So one of the things I love about the weekly podcast format is that we’re able to discuss things as they happen. In just a week’s time, so much goes on in the technology space that as I am preparing for my blog I really get a chance to sink my teeth into one story and dig into the latest advances and share them with all of you.

By | 5/12/2016|

Could Egos be Stalling IoT Adoption?

In my previous blog I talked about the need for continued education in the marketplace about the IoT (Internet of Things). This is such an important topic I’m going to continue that discussion this week in part, but this time I am going to focus on my favorite subject: manufacturing.

By | 5/5/2016|

Are We Clueless about IoT?

Earlier this month, I officially introduced the world to the Peggy Smedley Institute with the goal of educating individuals, universities, government, companies, and not-for-profits about the IoT (Internet of Things).

By | 4/28/2016|

Creating Cyber Threat Intelligence Sharing

It’s time to take a look at some of the latest data about cyber threats and security.

By | 4/21/2016|

Tech: Does It Help or Hurt?

It’s April, and that means it’s distracted driving awareness month across the country. I have even been talking about it on The Peggy Smedley Show.

By | 4/14/2016|

Data As “The New Black”

Today we’re going to have a part history lesson, part future-forecasting session. In this blog, I want to discuss one of my favorite topics, manufacturing.

By | 3/29/2016|

Saving the U.K. Infrastructure

We’ve focused on the United States and this country’s efforts to make our cities smarter.

By | 3/24/2016|

77 Cities Trying to Get Smarter

It’s smart city and infrastructure month on The Peggy Smedley Show this month, and I’ve been excited to talk about an important program that’s setting the stage for innovation and progress in both of these areas—smart city and infrastructure.

By | 3/17/2016|

Whose Responsibility Is It?

Last year, you may remember I covered a campaign called, “My Car Does What?”—a national campaign spearheaded by the NSC (National Safety Council) www.nsc.org, and the University of Iowa.

By | 3/10/2016|

AT&T Gets Bullish about Smart Cities

When we talk about the IoT (Internet of Things), a smart-cities discussion is sure to come up.

By | 3/3/2016|

Deadliest Roads in 50 Years

The entire month of February The Peggy Smedley Show focused on connected cars and even usage-based insurance.

By | 2/25/2016|

Disrupt or be Disrupted

Disruption. I know my manufacturing friends are not fans of this word, or perhaps all of corporate America, but the fact remains we are in a new era of technological disruption.

By | 2/23/2016|

OEMs Look to Connect Old Cars

So often nowadays when we talk about the connected car, we talk about safety solutions.

By | 2/18/2016|

What’s UBI’s Role behind the Wheel?

In today’s connected world, it’s our responsibility as drivers to choose to be safe behind the wheel.

By | 2/11/2016|