John Moore

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Key Challenges Faced by Apple Watch App Developers

Thousands of customers are waiting for the Apple Watch to become available to them. But developers have warned consumers not to expect too much from …

Accessory makers plan to tap Apple Watch’s hidden port for battery straps, faster charging

One of the first companies to announce plans to make a battery strap for Apple Watch— allowing you to charge the device while on the go while continuing to wear it— has confirmed plans to tap into Apple Watch’s hidden port to charge the device and offer faster charging.<p>Apple utilizes a magnetic, …

Smartwatches

The Internet of Things (IoT): Exploring revenue generating use cases

Discover the key takeaways from a recent convening of IoT thought leaders designed to explore how organizations can make the leap to revenue …

How To Install Windows 10 IoT On Your Raspberry Pi 2

Thanks to the release of Windows 10 for multiple single-board computers, tinkerers are now waking up to the possibility of running Windows as a usable and surprisingly polished alternative open source operating systems like Raspbian. But how do you run Windows on a RaspPi? And why?<p>First, I invite …

Raspberry Pi

Clumsy Apple Watch buyers parade their costly breakages

There’s an old adage about most sports car crashes happening within minutes of leaving the automobile showroom for the first time, and apparently the same is true of clumsy (or unfortunate) Apple fans enjoying their first weekend with a brand new Apple Watch on their wrist.<p>Almost like a badge of …

Apple Watch

7 Important Points In Preparing For The Internet of Things

The Internet of Things sounds more like J.J. Abrams’ next sci-fi thriller than a major inflection point in business technology. Which makes the fact that IoT is about to invade the business landscape on a massive scale somewhat ironic—and wholly appropriate.<p>Enterprises have been tossed by some …

Internet of Things

Tattoos might make Apple Watch malfunction

With a variety of bands, and price tags ranging all the way from $349 – $17,000, there’s an Apple Watch for everyone. Except, possibly, the heavily tattooed.<p>That’s according to a new thread on Reddit which claims that several tattoo-sporting Apple Watch customers are having trouble using the …

Apple Watch

Why Google Glass Failed And Why Apple Watch Could Too

Frustrated business owners frequently contact me because their potential customers are not embracing their super-cool, latest offering. In most cases, the owner of the latest, best mousetrap, brags about all of its innovative features and benefits. They often explode with a monologue of excitement …

Apple Watch Edition buyers to get first-class treatment

Those interested in buying a gold, $10,000-plus Apple Watch Edition won't have to wait in line or get elbowed and pushed while they try out the wares …

Pebble Time Shows Us Just How Much Crowdfunding Has Changed

On Friday night at 10 p.m. ET, the Pebble Time ended its month-long crowdfunding campaign with over $20 million in pledges, making it the most funded …

PebbUp! - Colorful watchfaces for Pebble Time

What would a color display be, without anything in color to show? What would your new Pebble Time be, without any colorful watchfaces? It wouldn't be …

Pebble Time Kickstarter project raised $20.3 million

During its month-long crowdfunding campaign, which ended 10 p.m. ET Friday, Pebble Time shattered two Kickstarter records.<p>It broke its first record on its first day, when it became the fastest project to raise $1 million -- in 49 minutes. A week later, it became the most-funded campaign in …

Crowd Funding

Building Internet Of Things Robots: Microsoft Opens Visual Studio To Node.js

Microsoft’s approach to openness is continuing positively; from a software application development perspective at least. Naysayers will still argue that it’s too little, too late and that it is perhaps ‘too strategically contrived to warrant base-zero validation’ from a purist open source …

Today’s Apple Event In 90 Seconds

Apple brought a lot more than expected with today’s event in San Francisco, pushing new products in media, health, computers, and wearables.<p>First up was Apple TV news. While we didn’t get new hardware today, Apple sliced the price of its set-top box to $69 and announced that it’ll be the exclusive …

The Apple Watch Battery Is Replaceable

The Apple Watch got its grand unveiling yesterday. You can read our round-up of details from Apple’s event here. But as tech watchers chewed over the price-tag for the latest luxury gizmo to be born in Cupertino talk turned to obsolescence.<p>The Apple Watch starts at $349 for the sports watch and …

Smartwatches

[INFOGRAPHIC] The Internet of Things and What It Means for Energy

Every day a new product is introduced to the market with the intention to massively enhance energy efficiency, but what if there was a way to make …

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 …

IoT Report: How Internet of Things technology is now reaching mainstream companies and consumers

<i>This is a preview of the Internet of Things (2018) research report from Business Insider Intelligence. To learn more about the IoT ecosystem, tech trends and industry forecasts, click here.</i><p>The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming how companies and consumers go about their days around the world. …

Internet of Things

The Internet of Things & Big Data – Is Technology Thinking For You?

“Good morning. It’s 6 AM and time to wake up.” These are the words that greet me first thing in the morning, spoken by my alarm clock. Instantly, my …

The Internet Of Things Will Radically Change Your Big Data Strategy

Companies are jumping on the Internet of Things (IoT) bandwagon and for good reasons. McKinsey Global Institute reports that the IoT business will deliver $6.2 trillion of revenue by 2025. Many people wonder if companies are ready for this explosion of data generated for IoT. As with any new …

The Internet Of Things Will Transform Retail As We Know It

The number of smart devices in your home, on your body and around your office is increasing everyday. By 2020, there could be as many as 30 billion devices hooked up to the Internet of Things (IoT).<p>Presumably, this massive network of gadgets, household appliances and even jewelry, will know a lot …

Internet of Things

Pebble - A world of increíble Pebble updates: Firmware, Android, and iOS (Release Notes)

It’s tough to put into words just how much we love Pebblers all over the world…<p>“Máme vás rádi!” “Við elskum þig!” “Kochamy cię!”<p>…but it’s safe to say …

Meta M1 Is Another Good Looking Smartwatch Starting At $249

Wearable are turning out to be the next big things, with other manufacturers trying to enter the market as well. There’s Pebble, Samsung’s Gear …

Rumor: Apple has two Fall events scheduled for iPhone 6, iWatch

Another day, another iPhone rumor popping up. This time, folks “briefed on plans” say Apple has two fall announcements to discuss a bevy or things. …

3D-printed spine cage enables customized spinal fusion surgery

While the impacts of 3D printing are indeed far-reaching, the medical industry stands to gain as much as any from this fast-growing technology. …

Apple FCC filing hints at bigger iBeacon play

An FCC filing was recently discovered, and it’s got Apple written all over it — literally. Their application for iBeacon hardware has many scratching …

Skyforge Cloud Based Wireless 3D Printing Service (video)

Owners of 3D printers that have experienced problems sharing or scheduling workflows to print objects, might be interested in a new service called …

Android Wear Takes On The Pebble Smartwatch (Video)

The first Android Wear smart watches recently launched, there are now two devices available with Android Wear, the LG G Watch and the Samsung Gear …