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10 Charts That Will Challenge Your Perspective Of IoT's Growth

• By 2020, Discrete Manufacturing, Transportation & Logistics and Utilities industries are projected to spend $40B each on IoT platforms, systems, and services.<br>• McKinsey predicts the IoT market will be worth $581B for ICT-based spend alone by 2020, growing at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) …

Internet of Things

The Internet of Things: 5 Predictions for 2018

The Internet of Things (IoT) has started to move to the mainstream in enterprises across all industries. With IoT spending set to increase by 15 percent to reach $772.5 billion by the end of 2018, the coming year will undoubtedly bring further growth in the number of connected devices and …

Internet of Things

Top Earning Salespeople Use This 1 Easy Strategy to Outperform Everyone Else

Sales is one of the most common jobs in the US. But top salespeople know a secret--that can make them rich.<p>Let's start with the obvious: salespeople have a bad rap. That's because most people employed in sales are--wait for it--crappy salespeople. These are your typical pushy, slimy, or aggressive …

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

Take a slow and stunning journey by train across some of the world's most beautiful landscapes.<p><i>This photo essay is part of a series of stories about travel.</i>

Community-Scale Solar Is on the Fast Track to Grid Parity - Rocky Mountain Institute

January 16, 2018 | By<p>Will 2018 be the year when solar power reaches so-called grid parity, providing a cost of energy over its operating life that is …

Tips On How to Shoot In Mid Day Sun

Shooting in natural light outdoors can be both joy and suffering, particularly in harsh light. Of course there are the rather obvious difficulties …

Annie Leibovitz is Teaching Her First-Ever Online Photography Class

Want to take a class from one of the world’s best photographers from the comfort of your own home? Renowned portrait photographer Annie Leibovitz is …

Masters of Landscape Photography: Stunning images by 16 leading exponents of the genre

Landscape photography is one of the most popular genres for amateur photographers, with countless competitions and awards heavily subscribed by …

Beginners guide to long exposure nature photography

Beginner´s guide to long exposure nature photography<p>Rating:<p>3.40 based on 5 Ratings<p>September 11, 2017 By Sara Rodriguez Martinez<p>Beginner´s guide to …

Stop pretending you really know what AI is and read this instead

You’ve probably heard the news: AI is going to take your job. Wait, no: It’s going to create a new job for you. AI is going to kill us all! Wait, no it’s not. AI is already totally smarter than us at, like, all the smart things. But that probably doesn’t matter? Neural networks. Machine learning. …

Big Energy Backs Hydrogen Power Storage

The secret to switching the global energy system entirely to renewables may lay in the universe’s most abundant substance.<p>Hydrogen has drawn backing …

Energy

IoT gives Microsoft opportunity for cloud leadership

Next month, Microsoft will hold its Ignite and Envision conferences in Orlando, Florida. Ignite is aimed at enterprise IT professionals, and Envision …

Machine Learning Is Everywhere, But What Is It Exactly?

From Google’s language translation app to autonomous cars, machine learning has become a key ingredient in multiple areas of our lives—but what …

Intel Proposes Its Embedded Processor Graphics For Real-Time Artificial Intelligence

I was wrong to say that Intel (INTC) doesn’t need GPUs to compete with Nvidia (NVDA) on artificial intelligence/deep learning computing. Further …

Artificial Intelligence

4 Ways Artificial Intelligence Can Help You Make More Sales

You can't replace a human interaction, but you can supplement it with these tips.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are two divided sides when it comes to Artificial Intelligence (AI): those excited about its possibilities and those scared by its potential. Love it …

More Than 50 Percent of Companies Now Use This Killer Tool. So Should You | Inc.com

Last summer the Wall Street Journal declared "robots on track to bump humans from call-center jobs." While these threatening headlines and bold proclamations are not entirely unwarranted, what is the real business value--particularly for companies who don't have call centers and may not even have a …

Google may have just tackled the biggest problem in energy

Energy storage is <i>essential</i> for the viability of renewables, leaving pioneers in the industry desperately searching for the only path toward increasing the presence of renewables in the energy market: finding suitable storage solutions.<p>And to that end, there has been a string of new projects in the …

Canonical shows how to choose a winning IoT business model

The Internet of Things (IoT) is more than just the latest buzzword -- although it arguably started off life as such. Just as with any developing …

Facebook shuts AI system after bots speak their own language, defy human instructions

Days after Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that artificial intelligence (AI) was the biggest risk, Facebook has shut down one of its AI systems after …

How This Security Startup Is Plugging A Critical Gap In Enterprise IoT Platforms

Over the last two decades enterprise IT has matured to handle identity, authentication and authorization of endpoints and users. Today it is common to find technologies such as SAML and OAuth that provide single sign on (SSO) capabilities to both internal and external users. Various techniques …

Internet of Things

11 Free Apps I Couldn't Live Without as a Photographer

This is not your typical list of must have photography apps — no Snapchat, Instagram, or Photoshop here. Although you might not have heard of many of …

How Is IoT Transforming Manufacturing?

This column is authored by Tarun Aarya, Digital Marketing Executive,The post How Is IoT Transforming Manufacturing? appeared first on iamwire.

New solution streamlines IoT connectivity

The IoT presents a challenge for organizations as they have to configure, secure and manage massive numbers of devices.<p>A new product suite from …

Rooftop Solar Dims Under Pressure From Utility Lobbyists

Over the past six years, rooftop solar panel installations have seen explosive growth — as much as 900 percent by one estimate.<p>That growth has come to a shuddering stop this year, with a projected decline in new installations of 2 percent, according to projections from Bloomberg New Energy …

Solar Power

Robots are preparing to fill 200,000 vacant construction jobs

However, that may not be the case in the construction industry.<p>In fact, with a growing shortage in labor, it's one sector that's particularly well-suited for an automation takeover.<p>According to a report released by McKinsey & Company earlier this year, the world of construction suffers from …

There is a point at which it will make economic sense to defect from the electrical grid

More than 1 million US homes have solar systems installed on their rooftops. Batteries are set to join many of them, giving homeowners the ability to not only generate but also store their electricity on-site. And once that happens, customers can drastically reduce their reliance on the grid.<p>It’s …

Solar Power

Advice on Printing your Images

Sean Tucker has never professionally printed any of his images before, which, having been a professional photographer for many years now, seems like …

The New Wave Has Arrived: Intel's Ramp-Up Of Products For IoT

<b>Intel Compute Stick</b><p>At about the size of a pack of gum, the Intel Compute Stick can provide a full computing experience by connecting to any HDMI …

Cisco launches IoT platform, partners with Microsoft Azure

The Cisco IoT Operations Platform includes tools to manage connections at scale via the company's technologies and industry partners.<p>Cisco launched …