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30 Cozy Bedrooms You'll Want to Lounge in All Day

The Buzz in Belgium: Local Color for Sale

The Belgian design blogs are buzzing over Couleur Locale and we understand why. Owner and shop designer, Ruth Walleyn, a self-described bower bird, …

On Everybody's Shopping List This Year: The Internet Of Things

The forecasting pundits all seem to have zeroed in on one must-have IT gift for 2014, and that’s the Internet of Things. I have to admit to being somewhat puzzled by this, for a variety of reasons.<p>First of all, unless someone has slipped a sensor under our skins without our being aware of it, I’m …

Why Google Glass Will Change BYOD Policies

The rise in wearable computing technology—such as Google Glass and smart watches—is just another step in the natural continuum of mobile devices in the workplace. But that doesn’t mean IT departments can expect existing bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policies to cover wearable computers. Rather, IT …

Your Amazing Cloud Journey Starts Here | The Network | The Network

<b>Hong Kong, December 12, 2013 -</b> At Cloud Connections, held today at the JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong, cloud technologies leader Cisco gathered prominent Cisco cloud and managed services providers to share their cloud strategies and comprehensive Cisco® Powered Cloud and Managed Services, giving …

Hong Kong

Analyst Report: Internet of things: sensors and the supply chain

Collecting information is no longer the most pressing concern for today’s organizations. Now the challenge is turning the data into useful …

Driving business costs down using vehicle tracking

A telematics satnav device can help small businesses reliant on vehicles save money and increase profits<p>The taxi service in Gibraltar had a problem a while ago. The territory is tiny and the drivers realised that there was a lot more money to be made taking tourists around and showing them the …

An Innovative Infrastructure to Capture the Value of the Internet of Everything

As the saying goes, the constants in life are death and taxes. We all know there are more than those two, including change and its counterpart, disruption. Business success will result from responsiveness and adaptation that will happen at a rate and with intelligence that we’ve only begun to get …

Internet of Things

Big Data in Security – Part V: Anti-Phishing in the Cloud

<i>In the last chapter of our five part Big Data in Security series, expert Data Scientists Brennan Evans and Mahdi Namazifar join me to discuss their work on a cloud anti-phishing solution.</i><p><b>Phishing is a well-known historical threat. Essentially, it’s social engineering via email and it continues to</b> …

Machine Learning

Autonomous robotic security guards may be headed out into the streets

Seeking a significant amount of funding on WeFunder, Knightscope is developing a new type of crime-detection robot that could help police departments …

IPv6-Centric Networking: Innovation Without Constraints

<i>Over the last several months, I’ve been pleased to invite Mark Townsley, Cisco Fellow and recognized expert on Internet Protocol (IP), to discuss IPv6 as a key enabler of the</i> <i>Internet of Everything (IoE)</i><i>. In his series of guest blogs, Mark has explained the basics of IPv6 and why it is important</i></i> …

Internet of Things

Gamification Will Drive Billions In Economic Value, But What Consumers Expect From It Is Changing Quickly

But the always-on digital and smartphone age has vastly expanded opportunities for gamification, and now it's used in digital services and apps across categories, including fitness, e-commerce and traffic.<p>The market for gamification apps and services will reach about half a billion dollars this …

10 Apps To Help With Your Home Decor Projects

Technology is a wonderful thing. There are so many different apps and online tools available to help people with a variety of projects. And home …

A Savannah Kitchen With European Elegance

Inside a 100-year-old house's new kitchen.<p>In designer Mary Jo Bochner's Savannah, Georgia kitchen a mix of French antiques, second-hand-finds, and new open shelving creates a relaxed feeling with a touch of European elegance. For more decor and design ideas, read an interview with Bochner.

Tour a Historic Savannah Row House

Take a look inside designer Lynn Morgan's home.<p>For the interior design of her Georgia row house, decorator Lynn Morgan achieved chic simplicity by combining comfortable, relaxed furniture with modern art, bright colors, and fresh patterns. For more of her decorating ideas, read an interview with …

100 Bedroom Designs That Will Inspire You

These cozy escapes will make you want to bliss out on all the bedding.<p>Bedrooms can often be the forgotten room in your home because no one else sees it — but it should be the exact opposite, because it's the one space where you get to <i>recharge</i>. With 100 different designer styles, there's an idea for …

A Bold Makeover for a 19th-Century London Townhouse

The formal space looks years younger.<p>A formal townhouse in London's fashionable South Kensington neighborhood looks years younger, thanks to a bold and colorful design by Rob Southern.

10 Expert-Created Festive Centerpieces

Expert ideas to steal.<p>A beautiful arrangement says, "Welcome!" Floral designers and event planners show us how they say it with flowers — and other seasonal elements.

12 of the Coolest Kids' Spaces We've Ever Seen

A Leafy Green Lake House Bathroom

Bill Ingram's cabin-style design.<p>Designed to feel like an enclosed porch, this vintage-feeling bathroom designed by Bill Ingram in Lake Martin, Alabama, features lantern-style light fixtures, hidden medicine cabinets, and freestanding, antique oak washstands.

65 Cozy Designer Family Rooms

Lazy days are welcome here.<p>Prop up your feet — these comfy dens are tailor-made for relaxing. Up your living room's game too with even more designer decorating ideas.

A Malibu Ranch With Electric Color

Nickey Kehoe wakes up a slumbering ranch.<p>Interior designers Todd Nickey and Amy Kehoe inject surprising and bold color — a pink wool sofa, an electric blue dining room, a jade green kitchen island — into a Malibu house for a young, extroverted family. The result is a fun, high-energy home makeover. …

How to Choose a Kitchen Layout Based on the Fridge-Oven-Sink Work Triangle [Infographic]

We just spotted this infographic on GlassTileStore.com that helps new home owners pick out a layout for their kitchen and instantly thought of …

10 Easy Ways to Mix and Match Patterns in your Home

Are you tired of your plain and borrowing solid colors throughout your home? While solids all have their place, aren’t your interiors more fun when …