Angela Maria Montoya Morales

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Best prepaid wireless plans for 2018: Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, Boost and more compared

<i>Editor's note: For prepaid plans from more carriers including US Cellular, Tracfone, FreedomPop and Total Wireless, check out</i> <i>this post</i><i>.</i><p>Everyone needs a phone, but not everyone wants to sign anything resembling a carrier contract to get one. Maybe you'd rather pay only for the service you absolutely …

New, super-fast wireless technology could hit our homes by 2028

Researchers have shown that terahertz frequencies, which have a very large bandwidth, can be used in a range of environments<p>The wireless frequencies …

Microwaves

What enterprises will focus on for digital transformation in 2018

Up until this year, organizations could often afford to overlook the bigger picture for various digital upgrades, improvements, and modernization. In …

Customer Experience

2017 Roundup Of Internet Of Things Forecasts

• The global IoT market will grow from $157B in 2016 to $457B by 2020, attaining a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 28.5%.<br>• Discrete Manufacturing, Transportation and Logistics, and Utilities will lead all industries in IoT spending by 2020, averaging $40B each.<br>• Bain predicts B2B IoT segments will …

Internet of Things

The Blockchain of Things: Why it is a major game changer for Internet of Things

From smart homes and cities to smarter retailing, manufacturing, healthcare and logistics, IoT devices are creating smarter ecosystems resulting in …

Customer Experience Predictions: 15 Years Out

Customer experience is always evolving, and it is interesting to imagine what it will look like in the future. We’ve already considered trends that will be prevalent in five years, so now let’s jump 15 years ahead and imagine the customer experience potential. The seeds of many of the things that …

The smart city revolution will depend on local leadership

From autonomous vehicles to automated everything, the pace of smart city technology is accelerating, sparking equal parts enthusiasm and anxiety. Industry and government leaders around the world are looking for guidance as they attempt to navigate the unknowns accompanying these shifts. It turns …

Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Internet of Things Technologies for 2017 and 2018

Last week Gartner identified the Top 10 Internet of Things Technologies for 2017 and 2018.<p>Nick Jones, vice president and distinguished analyst at …

Internet of Things

Edge Computing — The New Frontier of the Web

Learn the basics of edge computing and how it is transforming the realtime landscape<p>The Edge<p>The ‘edge’ refers to computing infrastructure that exists …

Consumers continue to move away from Pay TV

According to a Q2 2017 study by TiVo, more than 85% of cord-cutters felt that pay TV services were too expensive. Cost was one of the main reasons …

The Era Of Integrated IoT Has Arrived In The Enterprise

• 84% of companies investing in IoT have increased their spending and project deployments in the last year.<br>• 82% of companies who have adopted IoT define its role as integrating analytics, artificial intelligence (AI) and key digital initiatives.<br>• 51% of adopters say IoT is increasing revenue or opening …

Resource Planning

¿Cómo medir el retorno social de una ciudad inteligente?

COMPARTIR:<p>‘Ciudades Inteligentes: Evaluación social de proyectos de Smart Cities’ es un estudio del Centro de Estudios de Telecomunicaciones (cet.la) …

Report shows that AI is more important to IoT than big data insights

We think that big data is the only thing we need for all of our insights. But in the world of Internet of Things (IoT), that is not the case.<p>The …

The Infrastructure You Need to Successfully Deploy IoT Networks

By BizTech StaffInternet of Things technology is already reshaping industries such as retail and manufacturing, but IoT networks need to be …

3 Hottest Technologies That Will Change Your Business By 2020

Consulting firm KPMG has just released a report covering the top technologies that will drive business transformation over the next three years. Here are the top three.<p>KPMG recently conducted its annual survey of 800 global technology industry leaders, from startups to Fortune 500. The results are …

Artificial Intelligence

5 Technological Innovations That Could Change the World

Scientists and technology companies are working to make us smarter, safer, and healthier -- and connect us all like never before.<p>Technology is often …

Six Key Internet Of Things (IoT) Trends To Watch For In 2018

Almost 250 years after James Watt filed his first patent in 1769, we have reached a turning point in this new industrial revolution, as ecosystem evolutions enable a new wave of innovative products to come to life. Based on analysis of over 200 hardware startups, the HAX Hardware Trends Report has …

Trends

CIOs And CTOs Must Understand How The Internet Of Things Is Changing How Business Is Done

After a short sabbatical traveling the world looking at interesting technologies and business models, I have decided to return to Moor Insights & Strategy to lead the Internet of Things (IoT) practice. There isn’t a better time to make a comeback!<p>First and foremost, it’s important to remember IoT …

The Fundamentals of Digital Experience Project Planning

No one said implementing a new digital experience project would be easy, and if they did then they have totally underestimated what was …

Today's Customer Experience Technology Stack For The Modern Customer

<i>Listen to CTO of IAC Publishing Labs David Rowley The Modern Customer Podcast</i><p>It used to be that customer experience took place in person or when a customer called a support line; however, the interactions of today’s modern customer are much more digital, meaning there is a huge need for a …

What Is Data Democratization? A Super Simple Explanation And The Key Pros And Cons

Every business is inundated with data from every angle. There is pressure to use insights we glean from the data to improve business performance. As a result of this incredible amount of data to process and new tech that helps non-technical people make sense of the data, there is desire and demand …

Data Warehousing

Top 6 Digital Transformation Trends In Education

This is a continuation of my series looking at how digital transformation has impacted every industry. Today’s focus is on educational trends.<p>Educators from all grade-levels are coming to realize the benefits of technology in the classroom. Typically, education is one of the last industries to make …

Trends

A key player in China and the EU's 'third industrial revolution' describes the economy of tomorrow

<i>Jeremy Rifkin is an adviser to the EU leadership and that of the People's Republic of China. He was an adviser to German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the third industrial revolution.</i><p><i>He is a principal architect of the EU's long-term third industrial revolution economic vision called Smart Europe and</i> …

Artificial Intelligence Is Set To Change The Face Of IT Operations

Artificial Intelligence will have a profound impact on the IT industry. The Machine Learning algorithms and models that bring AI to the forefront get only better with data. If these algorithms can learn from existing medical reports, and help doctors with diagnosis, the same can be used to improve …

Machine Learning

Why smart data holds the key to the future office

Information allows businesses to make better decisions so it’s no surprise wearable devices are becoming a familiar sight in many offices.<p>Remember the telex machine, or the fax in the office corner? The clatter of typewriters or 5.25in floppy disks? It was only a couple of decades ago – how times …

Ericsson launches open IoT platform with China Telecom

China Telecom and Ericsson have partnered to launch a new open IoT platform powered by Ericsson's Device Connection Platform for enterprises to …

Europe and the digital economy

Europe’s future lies in a digital economy<p>But the continent faces a skill shortage.<p>Or so says the European Commission.<p>It believes by 2020 half a million jobs will be unfilled, due to a lack of trained staff.<p>Better training is the answer.<p>“Next year we will launch a STEM (Science, Technology, …

3 ways to move your company toward the circular economy

It’s no secret that Earth’s natural resources are diminishing at an increasing rate. According to the Global Footprint Network’s estimate, human …

Mapping the benefits of a circular economy

Most European industries can improve financial performance with specific actions to reconfigure product lifecycles.<p><b>Is there a reliable</b> way for …

Is Now the Time to Get Rid of Cable TV?

With one daughter headed to college and another just a few years away, Ron Baslow, a single dad, was looking for ways to economize. One easy target: …