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How Age And Income May Show You Back 'Brexit'

Where you shop, the car you drive and whether you go fishing are helping pollsters determine the profile of a typical Eurosceptic.

Brexit

How different networking standards are competing to connect the Internet of Things

BI Intelligence's new IoT Networks Report examines these different networking technologies, their pros and cons, and how well they are positioned for future growth in the IoT market. We also outline how different networks are best suited for connecting specific types of IoT devices, including …

Internet of Things

Microsoft Azure Embraces Cloud Foundry Open-Source PaaS

Cloud Foundry, the open-source platform-as-a-service (PaaS) project, is now officially supported on Microsoft Azure, the Redmond, Wash., software …

Cloud Foundry

Microsoft Kicks Off Azure Data Lake Analytics Public Preview

Businesses can now take Azure Data Lake Analytics, Microsoft's big data analytics service in the cloud, for a spin, the Redmond, Wash., software …

Microsoft Announces Windows IoT Support for Arduino and DragonBoard

Microsoft released Windows 10 back in July of this year with the aim of being able to use it on everything, including PCs, mobile devices, and, most notably, on SBCs (Single Board Computers) and dev boards.<p>Microsoft has been making efforts to get their latest OS into the Maker scene through SBC …

Arduino

Software Integrity

According to a new study conducted by 451 Research and Synopsys, security in DevOps processes is lagging despite advantages and opportunities. While …

DevOps

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Microsoft Office

Amazon Launches IoT Platform Beta

At Amazon’s recent re:Invent developer conference in Las Vegas, the company announced a new Internet of Things (IoT) platform called AWS IoT. This …

Why The Internet Needs IPFS Before It’s Too Late

IPFS isn’t exactly a well-known technology yet, even among many in the Valley, but it’s quickly spreading by word of mouth among folks in the open-source community. Many are excited by its potential to greatly improve file transfer and streaming speeds across the Internet.<p>From my personal …

New Azure Container Service to bring together Mesos, Docker and Azure cloud

Microsoft's new Azure Container Service will be available to testers before year-end. That's just one of a handful of Azure-related announcements …

Microsoft Azure

View and analyze Azure Audit Logs in Power BI and more

Azure Audit Logs (formerly known as Operational Logs) include all the provisioning actions performed in the Azure Resource Manager in addition to …

Webhooks for Azure Alerts

Today we are excited to announce a new feature that will enable you to monitor your Azure resources more effectively and take further actions on …

Overview of Service Fabric on Azure

Contents<p>Overview of Azure Service Fabric<p>6 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p>Azure Service Fabric is a distributed systems platform that makes it easy to …

Announcing Great New SQL Database Capabilities in Azure

Today we are making available several new SQL Database capabilities in Azure that enable you to build even better cloud applications. In …

Databases

Docker and Windows Server Containers: A First Look

Overview<p>With the release of Technical Preview 3 (TP3) for Windows Server 2016, Microsoft for the first time have enabled native Containers under the …

DevOps

Introducing Azure Storage Data Movement Library Preview

Since AzCopy was first released, a large number of customers have requested programmatic access to AzCopy. We are pleased to announce a new …

Full Home Automation System with Azure and Voice Assistance

Things used in this project<p>Hardware components<p>Raspberry Pi 2 Model B<p>×<p>1<p>Buy from Newark Element14<br>• Buy from ModMyPi<br>• Buy from CPC<br>• Buy from Adafruit<br>• Buy from …

Raspberry Pi

Data could be the real draw of the internet of things – but for whom?

Will the new generation of IoT­-related data benefit us enough to be comfortable giving up even more of our privacy?<p>For most of us, the internet of things (IoT) might call to mind specific gadgets – slick innovations like Nest thermostats or the Apple Watch – that seem to owe their provenance to …

Internet of Things

IoT amplifying the cybersecurity threat at home and work

The embracing of an Internet of Things (IoT) future could lead to more cybersecurity threats, with hackable devices set to have an integral place in …

Internet of Things

Canonical, GE Partner on Crowdsourced IoT Standards for Smart Home

Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu Linux, joined forces with GE this week in announcing a new part of its strategy for leading in the open source …

How can insurers plug into the Internet of Things?

I recently attended the Insurance Telematics event in Chicago, Illinois, and had the opportunity to learn about the latest trends and offerings in …

Internet of Things

6 Game-Changing Ways the IoT Will Impact Your Asset Management Strategy in 2016

<b>Summary:</b><p>The Internet of Things is generating massive amounts of data. For companies that take the time to capture and analyze this information, and …

Big Data

Pedro Domingos’ Master Algorithm: How machine learning is reshaping how we live.

Computers and the algorithms they run are precise, perfect, meticulously programmed, and austere. That’s the idea, anyway. But there’s a burgeoning, …

How Artificial Intelligence is Changing the Face of eCommerce Industry

eCommerce is one dynamic sector that has revolutionized the way a consumer shops for goods and services in a mobile world. The basic goal of every …

20 Lessons Of Design

Once upon a time, design was considered unimportant among most top business leaders, a secondary realm prowled by precious egotists and aesthetes.<p>At best, design was an afterthought, like slapping a coat of paint on an already-built house or adding a cool tail fin to a finished product.<p>No more. …

A New Market is Born: Employee Engagement, Feedback, and Culture Apps

As the economy grows and the job market gets hotter, employee engagement and retention has become a top priority. As I discuss in Why Culture the …

Unhappy At Work? Swipe Right To Tell The Boss

Startups and established pollsters alike are working to bring the employee-engagement survey into the age of smartphones and big data.<p>Bunny Inc., which runs an online marketplace for voice-over actors, has more than 50 employees scattered between its offices in San Francisco and Bogota, Colombia, …

Tuesday's Tip: IOT and The Death Of OmniChannel Non-sense In Customer Experience

<b>Stop Thinking In Channels And Start Thinking In Settings and Scenes</b><p>As organizations realize they are no longer selling products and services but …

Customer Experience