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The Internet Of Things: Are Machines On The Net Making Humans Obsolete?

The Internet Of Things: Are Machines On The Net Making Humans Obsolete?

The Industrial Age reinvented productivity. The Information Age reinvented communication. Now man and machine are coming together and it’s even bigger than the Internet. What is it? The Internet of Things!
NYSE Brings Capitalism To the Cloud

NYSE Brings Capitalism To the Cloud

Nothing symbolizes capitalism like the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE is best known as the world’s largest exchange. But it’s also a technology pioneer. In 1867, NYSE adopted the ticker tape to send stock data over long distances. In...
How Twitter And Facebook Are Changing Democracy

How Twitter And Facebook Are Changing Democracy

Twitter and Facebook Are Changing Democracy. Can you guess which country uses Twitter the most? Used crowd sourcing to develop its Constitution? Publishes photos on Facebook to track attendance in Parliament? Launched a website for citizens...
How Entrepreneurs Help Entrepreneurs To “Startup America”

How Entrepreneurs Help Entrepreneurs To “Startup America”

Small businesses account for nearly two-thirds of net new job creation. And they innovate more than large businesses do, generating 13 times more patents per employee. That’s according to AOL founder Steve Case in a recent interview about “Restarting...
Biomimicry: How Nature Inspires Technology

Biomimicry: How Nature Inspires Technology

Biomimicry is a “conscious emulation of life’s genius.” Nature has already perfected designs that can solve human problems. Mirroring Nature’s designs inspires extraordinary technologies that enhance our world.
Start-ups On A Ship: Creativity The Silicon Valley Way

Start-ups On A Ship: Creativity The Silicon Valley Way

How do high performing companies produce extraordinary results? offers free time to experiment. connected ideas across industries. Samsung connects brainy scientists. IDEO encourages wild ideas. So what if we brought all of those factors together in one start-up venture –...
From Internet To Interconnected Clouds: NIST Leads The Way For Cloud And Big Data

From Internet To Interconnected Clouds: NIST Leads The Way For Cloud And Big Data

Remember the first time you used the Internet? Today, we connect online far more than in person. And we generate reams of personal data as we go, via email, blogs, Twitter. Add to that a billion mobile phones and...
Data Privacy And The Cloud: Fact Versus Fiction

Data Privacy And The Cloud: Fact Versus Fiction

Is cloud computing “bad or risky” for data privacy? Is personal data more “secure and protected” in the cloud? Or less? The impact of cloud computing on data privacy is a complex and sometimes controversial topic. There are a...
Why Risk In The Cloud Is Good For The Economy

Why Risk In The Cloud Is Good For The Economy

So much has been written about “the risks” of cloud computing, but that risk leads to bigger rewards, especially for small business. And as the engine of job creation, small business will accelerate the economic recovery. SMBs can launch...
How The Cloud Can Unify The World: OpenStack and Nebula

How The Cloud Can Unify The World: OpenStack and Nebula

Imagine a world in which researchers share data via one massive supercomputer to advance medicine, energy, agriculture … where nations respond in unison to natural disasters … and governments share services around the world. This is what I envisioned as I...