Chris Thompson

164 Flips | 6 Magazines | 10 Followers | @highonhope | GenXer, voracious technology nomad, CSO of enableiD.com and family guy, enjoying the acute peripheral psychosis of the information age!

Neuroscientist Confirms the Danger of Electromagnetic Radiation

With the proliferation of cell phones, wireless Internet, and personal electronic devices, the ill effects of electromagnetic radiation are a huge …

consumer protection

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The Internet of Things: Meet the British salesman who gave real-world items a virtual life

The Internet of Things started in the mid-1990s, when a quirky young brand manager in the UK puzzled over why a shade of brown lipstick kept …

The car is becoming the next major battleground for digital media companies

Carmakers are offering a selection of features in their connected cars, with a special focus on entertainment apps and safety-management features.<p>In a recent report from BI Intelligence, we look at revenue from connected-car internet services, consumer attitudes to these services and how they will …

The price of privacy: Consumers value own data at £1m | Netimperative - latest digital marketing news

Almost half of the UK population would not sell their online data for less than £1m, according to a landmark new study, even though many people are …

Beyond Fun: The Vital Future Of Wearables

Tomorrow’s wearables might not turn on your microwave or help you get out of a bad date. But they could save lives.<p>Remember life before high-speed Internet, or when having a smartphone was considered a luxury? Every few years, a new technology comes along, gains enough traction to become its own …

IceRobotics heat detection & health monitoring sensors

IceRobotics is the world's leading developer and provider of data collection and analysis products for monitoring dairy cow behaviour. Our products …

Intelligence. Beautifully engineered.

We use data, analytics and design to help our clients be the best they can be.<p>We unlock elite performance together<p>QuantumBlack is an advanced …

OPINION: Why driverless cars are a massive opportunity for Coventry and Warwickshire

The unveiling of the driverless pod in front of ministers has clearly captured the imagination of the media and the general public – and presents a …

Buy iBeacon & Eddystone - PassKit | Enabling Connected Customer Experiences

GemTot Beacons<p>Are you ready to capitalize on the next services revolution?<p>History of connecting with people<p>The Wheel<p><b>3500 BC</b><p>Allowing people to travel …

Will Offspark Acquisition Help ARM Holdings Dominate the Internet of Things?

A look at how Offspark can help ARM gain ground in the IoT race.<p>Chip designer <b>ARM Holdings</b> (NASDAQ:ARMH) recently acquired Offspark, a Dutch …

Samsung warns smart TVs sell private conversations to advertisers - Netimperative

The warning applies to TV viewers who control their Samsung Smart TV using its voice activation feature.<p>Such TV sets 'listen' to every conversation …

Autonect - Driving. Connected

London's largest living wall will "combat flooding"

<b>News:</b> a 21 metre high living wall containing 10,000 plants and 16 tons of soil will help reduce flooding in London, according to its designer.<p>The …

These Are The Best Fitness Trackers You Can Buy Today

On the surface, it seems like they all do the exact same thing: count your calories, measure how far you've run, and monitor your sleep. But there are a few areas where some fitness bands succeed over others.<p>Here's a look at some of the best ones you can buy today and how they compare.

To Your (Digital) Health: 5 Questions with Walgreens VP Adam Pellegrini

Walgreens, Rite Aid and CVS are all headed in the same direction, as the American drugstore chain business is being redefined not only by vast …

Smart home automation kit has been launched

The do-it-yourself electronics maker littleBits has released a "smart home" automation kit.<p>It contains snap-together hardware components which you can use for a huge range of applications - from making sensors that text you when the laundry is done, to opening your curtains when the sun comes …

How A 6-Year-Old Learned Coding Skills With These Adorable Robot Toys

If coding really is the new literacy, you’re going to want to start your kid early.<p>The learn-to-code movement is aiming younger.<p>MIT and partners, for example, recently released a free iPad app with its visual programming language ScratchJr., so kindergartners could use it to code stories and games …

We Asked 29 Tech Companies If Their Employees Can Access Your Personal Data

Traditionally, privacy worries for consumers and tech companies have been limited to keeping information secure from third parties or hackers. But a series of internal abuses show that tech company employees often have universal access to user information, as well as reason — be it pure voyeuristic …

Privacy

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Your devices working better together

Android only<p>Send text messages<p>Typing on a keyboard is so much faster than typing on a phone. Easily send and receive texts on your computer.<p>iPhone …

Coventry spearheads £10m driverless cars initiative

COVENTRY’S automotive community is set to unite to help pioneer a new £10m government initiative to spearhead the development of driverless …

Tonight: Teenage Lives Online

“Teenage lives online; could social media be affecting their mental health?”<p>Social media is an integral part of many teenagers’ lives; with apps like …

Carriers Can Now Install Apps on Android Phones Even After Sale

If you thought finding bloatware on your brand-new carrier-subsidised phone was annoying, this will drive you up the wall: a new service will soon allow carriers and manufacturers to ‘post-load’ apps on your Android device, reports Forbes.<p>Dubbed ‘Ignite‘, mobile solutions provider Digital Turbine’s …

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I found myself recently building a layout in CSS Grid that would have previously needed JavaScript in order to work. It’s a layout based on equal …

The Smartest Cities In The World

By Boyd Cohenlong Read<p>Over the past several years, the idea of the being “smart” has emerged as a key mechanism for cities to find innovative …