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.

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|

Uber Takes on Tech

Have you ever really given much thought to Uber? Maybe what I really should be asking is what do you really know about Uber?

By | 2/5/2016|

AR Is Changing the Way We View the IoT World

Augmented reality, otherwise known as AR technology, is pretty impressive stuff when you consider what it can, or more importantly, what it is doing in the area of maintenance, repair, and service.

By | 2/4/2016|

Smartphone Integration Driving Us Home

Smartphone integration in vehicles today is becoming about more than just the driver’s ability to use voice-controlled commands.

By | 1/28/2016|