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Everyone is talking about Cisco buying NetApp, but we hear Cisco has other plans up its sleeve

One of the hardest hit is NetApp, its stock now trading at its lowest point in about five years — the stock is about $22, a mere $6.9 billion market cap. It's lost almost half its value in the last year, and almost two-thirds of its value since 2011.<p>Now everyone is buzzing that Cisco might buck up …

Manufacturers Are The First Clear Winners In The Big Business Switch To 'The Internet of Things'

Consider:<p><b>Industrial companies are early IoT adopters,</b> using it to create new internet-assisted manufacturing systems: 18% of industrial machinery companies are already using IoT devices, according to a recent survey from SAS.While this doesn't measure the <i>extent</i> that the IoT has been implemented by …

The rise of the connected machines

The internet is entering a new phase. Two billion people are already online, and now objects are getting connected too. Computer chips in cars, buildings and everyday items such as clothes, accessories, watches and fridges are creating a world where objects can talk to one another digitally. This …

Connectivity in Smart Cities

Infographic outlining the key components of a smart city, top medium-sized European smart cities, and the most popular connected things installed …

10 more tech innovations changing medicine

Enormous technological changes in medicine and healthcare are heading our way. If they hit us unprepared (which we are now), they will wash away the medical system we know, leaving a purely technology–based service without personal interaction.<p>By preparing and planning, we have the opportunity to …

Seawolf Gopro Submarine

Seawolf lets you capture amazing footage under water, the submersible vehicle carries your GoPro action cam into underwater environment, allowing yo …

Garmin D2 Bravo

Garmin have introduced the D2 Bravo, an aviator timepiece that combines functionality and sophisticated design to bring pilots and aviation …

Watches

How Designers Turn Data Into Beautiful Infographics

Behind the scenes of information architects’ creative processes.<p>The best infographics are clear, easy to digest, and eye-catching. But the process of distilling data into a neat little chart, bar graph, or venn diagram usually requires pages and pages of messy preparatory sketches, which are rarely …

Data Visualization

The Best Tools for Finding Information When Google Isn't Enough

Google is so entrenched when it comes to finding information on the internet, we named the act after it. However, there are a ton of other tools and …

Windows Phone

Why Mercedes’s Self-Driving Car Is So Much More Tempting Than Google’s

Mercedes-Benz just dreamed up the first tempting self-driving car. And in the process, they show us all what Google was missing.<p>A man pulls his cellphone out of his pocket and hits a button. A glowing vehicle pulls up that looks like it was carved from a single block of silver. The door opens …

Angry Birds

Withings Activité review: a slightly smarter watch

Meeting The Challenges In Mobile Health Innovation

<b>Editor’s note:</b> S<i>umit Mehra is CTO of Y Media Labs.</i><p>Preventing disease is the Holy Grail of modern medicine. Many diseases plaguing society today are chronic and brought on by lifestyle choices; others have their roots in genetic or environmental factors. Either way, the ability of the healthcare …

Duet Display

Duet is a new app that turns your iPad into a Mac display! Built by ex-Apple engineers, Duet is the first app that lets you connect your iPad to your …

In a connected world, the smartphone remains king

Despite cries to the contrary, wearables will not lead to the demise of the smartphone. In fact, this technology will only make the smartphone more …

The Potential Of Beacon Technology

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Navneet Loiwal is the CEO and co-founder of couponing and shopping app Shopular.</i><p>After indoor positioning with Wi-Fi, beacon technology is a massive step forward in ambient context identification, which is why this technology is all the buzz of late. Beacons allow for background …

Hey Bicycles

Winner of this year´s prestigious red dot award, Hey Bicycles are designed with three things in focus: simplicity, quality and passion. The Nordic …

Magbak

Magbak is the world’s thinnest iPad mount, the set of two soft silicone pads magnetically attach to your iPad, and not only protect it from scratches …

Poc Fornix Communication Helmet

POC´s award-winning Fornix helmet is now offered with Beats by powerful Dr. Dre headphones built into the neckroll. The new POC Fornix Communication …

Headphones

Business Models and the Internet of Things

iPhone 6: Doctors Raise Concerns Over Apple HealthKit

The iPhone 6 launch is just weeks away, but there will be much more than just one or two new phones. Of greater importance to most iPhone and iPad users is the accompanying release of iOS 8. Apple has heavily reworked its mobile operating system and the biggest change will be a drive into fitness. …

What's The ROI Of A Smartphone Given To Patients With A Chronic Health Condition?

Thanks to a pilot project announced today by Microsoft, TracFone and Health Choice Network (here) we’re about to find out. Set to launch in January, the pilot project is designed to test the theory that smartphones can lower costs and manage chronic conditions like diabetes with better health …

Tsovet Svt-gr44

The Limited Edition SVT-GR44 Chronograph by TSOVET is one tough watch made for action. The industrial look is characteristic of most of Tsovet’s …

Orbitkey

After a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign, the Orbitkey is now available for purchase. The stylish accessory transforms your cluster of keys …

Crowd Funding

Beacons Will Help Retail Chains Combat The E-Commerce Threat

E-commerce retailers have some major — and well-documented — advantages over their competitors: low overhead, vast inventory, and tech savvy. But BI Intelligence, Business Insider's tech research service, believes a new technology offers bricks-and-mortar stores an opportunity to fight back.<p>Beacons …

5 reasons the Maker Movement will drive the Internet of Things

1. <b>Creativity</b><br>An essential part to the Maker Movement is the concept of play and to give people the freedom to let their wild ideas loose. This is the …

How Big Data And The Internet Of Things Will Change The Postal Service

Do you possess “expertise and critical knowledge of the Internet of Things, data strategy and analytics, and the Postal Service’s operations, infrastructure, products and services”? You might try and send your proposals to the United States Postal Service, which is looking for a supplier to help it …