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Internet of Everything Case Study: The Weather Company

Better Forecasts Mean Better Decisions<p>Weather affects about 35 percent of the gross domestic product. It affects consumer behavior and business decisions alike.<p>Temperature, humidity, and wind: They affect what people do, and how they do it, every day. Now, The Weather Company and Cisco are using …

IBM starts testing AI software that mimics the human brain

We haven't talked about Numenta since an HP exec left to join the company in 2011, because, well, it's been keeping a pretty low-profile existence. Now, a big name tech corp is reigniting interest in the company and its artificial intelligence software. According to <i>MIT's Technology Review</i>, IBM has …

Artificial Intelligence

Building A Better Battery Would Solve A Lot Of Google's Problems

Google has a small set of engineers trying to crack the tech world’s battery problem, the Wall Street Journal reports. Housed within the Google X lab, the four-member team—reportedly under the direction of former Apple battery master Ramesh Bhardwaj—has a lot riding on it.<p>Google has numerous …

Cheaper Sensors Will Fuel The Age Of Smart Everything

For better or worse, we are about the enter the age of smart everything. Whatever you think of that proposition, the fact is that sensors, the tiny devices that fuel the Internet of Things are getting smaller and cheaper all the time. As they do, we will start to see them transmitting data from …

Internet of Things

Nasa just emailed a wrench to space

When International Space Station commander Barry Wilmore needed a wrench, Nasa knew just what to do. They "emailed" him one.<p>This is the first time an …

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