Faiz Hassan

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5G takes another big step towards becoming reality

3GPP, the working group that’s designing the 5G standard for next-gen wireless communication, has ratified the first 5G specification at a meeting in …

Ericsson Data Analytics solution captures rise of the Internet of Things

Ericsson Data Analytics solution captures rise of the Internet of Things<p>Ericsson launched the User & IoT Data Analytics solution at the Consumer …

Are virtual and augmented reality worth the hype?

The future of digital marketing is here—or is it?<p>People have been touting virtual and augmented reality for years, but the tandem technologies have …

Augmented Reality

IoT And Cloud Computing Open Opportunities In Fiber Optic Market

Cloud computing, increasing mobile usage and IoT are some factors contributing to rising bandwidth needs. Optical fiber meets these needs.<p>Optical …

Net Neutrality

How the Internet of Things is changing sustainability practices

We are on the cusp of a technological revolution. Like the World Wide Web before it, the Internet of Things hasn’t come crashing into our lives …

What Foundations Are Missing About Capacity Building

Over the past five years, more and more foundations have come to understand that their nonprofit grantees’ infrastructure needs more love, and more grant money. Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation, has gone so far as to issue this brave statement about Ford’s historical practice of only …

Fundraising

55 of Our Favorite Digital Marketing Tools for 2016

From my perspective, <b>digital marketing is all about the thinking involved rather than just the tools.</b> But tools these days are making it increasingly …

20 Best Big Data Visualization Tools Reviewed

By Edoardo L’AstorinaBig Data is amazing. It describes our everyday behavior, keeps track of the places we go, stores what we like to do and how much …

Data Visualization

Carbon Sinks: The Next Big Thing (Part 3)

<i>This is the 3rd in a four-part post on using ecosystems to store carbon. Part 1 was about the need to bring the Earth's carbon cycle back into balance. Part 2 discussed how restoring carbon sinks is a necessary part of America's climate action plan. In this part, I describe why we should not always</i> …

Fossil Fuels

30 ways graphene is about to change your life

It's strong, it's flexible, and it's here. After a long time cooking in the labs, the first graphene-based products are beginning to trickle out into …

Nanotech

Are these the seven most sustainable cities? - in pictures

Landmarks around the world went dark for Earth Hour this weekend but many cities are making longer term moves towards sustainability. From Hamburg’s coffee pod ban to São Paulo’s ad-free streets – seven cities taking radical steps

Urbanism

Can Asia embrace breakthrough capitalism?

What does the future hold with the global economy’s centre of gravity progressively shifting from the northern hemisphere to the south, particularly …

Sixteen global sustainability leaders seeking transformational change

It's easy to beat ourselves up for not doing enough to speed up sustainability, but it's important to celebrate courage and commitment<p>There is a well known management team building exercise, which is to create a circle of appreciation.<p>We all tend to beat ourselves up and feel we are not doing …

Sustainability

Africa's Farmers Need to Act Fast to Adjust to a Rapidly Changing Climate

By <b>Tim Radford / Climate News Network</b><i>This piece first appeared at Climate News Network.</i><p>LONDON — Climate change could soon begin to make dramatic …

What Bill Gates Got Wrong About Green Energy

Bill Gates on Tuesday called for "new inventions" in energy storage to make generating power from solar and wind more economical.<p>In a blog post accompanying his annual letter, the Microsoft founder said storing energy in lithium-ion batteries for use when the sun has set or the air is still costs …

Clean Energy
Solar Power
Sustainability

Have we reached the tipping point for investing in renewable energy?

Divestment – the decision to voluntarily reduce one’s fossil fuel investments – has been a hot button topic of discussion since 2011, when university students began calling on their institutions to remove fossil fuels from their portfolios. Divestment arguments have often focused on the morality of …

Renewable Energy

Articles about green and affordable structure fits three families one 28 foot wide lot on Dwell.com - Dwell

Two Seattle architects design and build a dynamic multifamily structure on a formerly vacant lot.<p>Two Seattle architects design and build a dynamic multifamily structure on a formerly vacant lot.<p>O’Neill Rose Architects designed each unit of this modern Queens compound based on the personality of the …

Architecture

The Consumerization of Energy Is Just Beginning

In May 2015, Elon Musk revealed the Tesla Powerwall -- a stationary battery for homeowners that features essentially the same battery technology as …

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How To Build Muscle Mass in 2 Months.(100% Working)

The amount of muscle mass you can build in two months depends on numerous factors, such as how long you've been training, your age and genetics. …

Renewable Energy

Five Pathways for Integrative Business: SustainAbility’s New Report

Sustainability

Yearender: New development agenda raises vision for sustainable future by 2030

Yearender: New development agenda raises vision for sustainable future by 2030<p>Massive projections on Sustainable Development Goals are seen on the …

How Tesla, Under Armour, and Sonos Do Branding

The network effect, which describes how services and technologies become more valuable as more people use them, has driven the success of many internet companies. But it is not confined to the tech sector. One group of high-growth consumer brands, in particular, has been harnessing the power of the …

Under Armour

Wind And Solar Energy Technologies Eat Into Fossil Fuel Power's Business Plan

Renewable energy has long been seen as the energy of tomorrow – widely praised for its low carbon qualities but seen as too expensive compared to traditional forms of energy such as coal and gas.<p>But new research says that the cost of generating electricity from onshore wind is cheaper today than …

Renewable Energy