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Intel wants smart glasses to be a thing

Over the years, we’ve seen folks try and fail at the smart glasses game. Google Glasses never had a chance, and even the Snap Spectacles heyday has come to an end. But that’s not stopping Intel from getting in on the fun.<p>The glasses are called Vaunt, first seen by the Verge, and they are nearly …

Selling

Smart home company Abode promises summer release of Iota HomeKit security system following acquisition

The Iota gateway was billed at a DIY HomeKit security system when it was first introduced at 2018’s CES in Las Vegas. We brought you news of the product’s introduction in January, where manufacturer Abode Systems set a target shipping date of late Q1. Today, the company has announced that is has …

Home Automation

This Startup Could Finally Bring Real Estate Into The Blockchain Era

Real estate transactions move at a snail’s pace in the U.S., with ownership tracked on pieces of paper. But crypto startup Harbor thinks it has found a way to turn real estate into a liquid asset with digital, tokenized securities.<p>The San Francisco company announced $28 million in new investment, …

Real Estate

New Internet Of Things Operating System Azure Sphere Unveiled By Microsoft

Microsoft has this week unveiled a new Internet of things operating system that uses a custom Linux kernel takes the form of the Azure Sphere. The …

Internet of Things
Internet of Things

Apparently nobody's buying Apple's HomePod

Apple's HomePod smart speaker is not off to a good start.<p>Despite receiving high praise for its incredible sound from a cadre of tech reviewers …

Tech Trends

The Furnace and Air Conditioner Filters We Would Buy

If we were looking to buy a new filter today for our HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) system, we’d aim for a medium-efficiency …

Home Improvement

Splunk turns data processing chops to Industrial IoT

Splunk has always been known as a company that can sift through oodles of log or security data and help customers surface the important bits. Today, it announced it was going to try to apply that same skill set to Industrial Internet of Things data.<p>IIoT is data found in manufacturing settings, …

Big Data

What 40 Years of Research Reveals About the Difference Between Disruptive and Radical Innovation

<i>“If you went to bed last night as an industrial company, you’re going to wake up this morning as a software and analytics company.” Jeff Immelt, former CEO of General Electric</i><p>The second wave of digitization is set to disrupt all spheres of economic life. As venture capital investor Marc Andreesen …

Innovation

Unleashing the Power of an Innovative Mind

Research indicates that an innovative mind is not necessarily born, it can be developed through techniques of observing and thinking.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p><i>In one season, it</i> …

Innovation

Exclusive: U.S. watchdog seeks record fine against Wells Fargo for abuses - sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. watchdog for consumer finance is seeking a record fine against Wells Fargo & Co that could exceed several hundred million dollars for auto insurance and mortgage lending abuses, according to three sources with knowledge of the plans.<p>The penalty would be the first …

Finance

How Blockchain Is Threatening to Kill the Traditional Utility

If utilities think rooftop solar panels and batteries are bad for business, blockchain should scare the bejeezus out of them.<p>That’s because in …

Wind Power

Chinese AI startup dwarfs global rivals with $4.5 billion valuation

Chinese artificial intelligence startups are attracting ever richer valuations as the country bets big on the emerging technology.<p>SenseTime, which specializes in software that can identify people's faces in surveillance videos, said Monday that it had secured $600 million in fresh funds and is …

Artificial Intelligence

We're on the Brink of a New Era of Innovation. Will You Survive It?

It's better to prepare than adapt because, by the time you see the need to adapt, it may already be too late<p>One of the most interesting things I discuss in my book <i>Mapping Innovation</i> is what I call the new era of innovation, which will create profoundly new technologies, classes of data and business …

Innovation

Why Lithium Is About To Replace Oil

The market for Lithium (Li) is about to explode.<p>What we are witnessing now is nothing less that the transition from a carbon- to a lithium-based …

Lithium

Tesla Solar Roof Secrets Spilled In Exclusive Interview

Behold, one of the first examples of a Tesla Solar Roof in the wild.<p><i>***Update: Our good friend Alex Guberman had an opportunity to travel to a home</i> …

Tesla

Future of IOT in the Manufacturing Industry

While for MNCs, the appetite to adopt IoT is high as globally it has been around for few years, large enterprises are still trying to understand the size of value it would bring to them while SMEs are least bothered<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading …

Manufacturing

Local Farmers Will Replace Oil And Electric Companies, If A Purdue Prof Gets His Way

A Purdue University professor is developing a way for farmers to capture solar energy without blocking the sunlight their crops need.<p>The solar collectors being developed by Chemical Engineering Professor Rakesh Agrawal and his colleagues would capture infrared radiation for energy production while …

Clean Energy

CRISPR Is Already Changing Our World, Here's How

Deleting heart conditions out of embryos.<p>Even if you have no idea how it works or what the letters stand for, chances are you've at least heard of …

CRISPR

Are you ready for the upheaval emerging tech will bring?

New study shows that few executives in key industries are prepared for the coming changes.<p><i>Video: Top 10 transformational technologies to watch</i><p>Many …

Innovation

Bahrain announces its biggest oil discovery since 1932

Bahrain has struck black gold.<p>The country, which sits between energy titans Saudi Arabia and Qatar in the Persian Gulf, has announced its biggest oil discovery since 1932.<p>Bahrain's official news agency reported on Sunday the discovery of a new oil field off the country's western coast that is …

Oil

Stomach wearable could replace the need for invasive probes

Researchers have created a wearable monitor that can track your stomach's electrical activity for signs of digestion maladies. Called electrogastrography (EGG), it's like an EEG for the GI tract, and was used briefly in the '90s but abandoned due to a lack of usefulness as a diagnostic tool. UC San …

Medical Technology

Blockchains aren’t just tech, they’re new economic systems

Forget for a moment about the value of the cryptocurrencies that you may or may not own. Instead of thinking of blockchains as investment bets or just cool technology, think of them as entirely new, and previously impossible, economic systems. Because that’s what they are.<p>Just like any economy, a …

Blockchain

Disruption vs. Innovation: Defining Success

The terms disruption and innovation are almost always used together, but are they really different?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Lately, I've seen a lot of discussion around disruption vs. innovation. The question always arises: Are they the same?<p>I believe that …

Innovation

Mike Holmes: Improving the air that you breathe in your home

I’m a big believer in building healthy homes that keep our families safe. I talk about it a lot. These days, we’re building better, and building …

Eco Eye enlists airmid’s testing expertise

RTE’s environmental awareness program <i>Eco Eye</i> enlisted airmid healthgroup’s help in their recent episode on “Hazardous Waste”. The episode examined …

5 Big Technology Innovations Of 2018: IBM Reveals Amazing Developments That Will Impact All Of Us

Today IBM is announcing its ‘Five-for-Five’ report, highlighting five amazing technological advances that will have a real impact on lives in the next half decade.<p>From AI-powered micro-cameras monitoring the world’s oceans to the graduation of quantum computers from the lab into the real world, …

Quantum Computing

What’s Next for Humanity: Automation, New Morality and a ‘Global Useless Class’

LONDON — What will our future look like — not in a century but in a mere two decades?<p>Terrifying, if you’re to believe Yuval Noah Harari, the Israeli historian and author of “Sapiens” and “Homo Deus,” a pair of audacious books that offer a sweeping history of humankind and a forecast of what lies …

Fire alarm wallpaper detects, resists, and warns of house fires

Researchers have designed a "fire alarm wallpaper" made of environmentally friendly, nonflammable materials—including some of the materials found in …

Graphene

Energy-efficient Control of a Smart Grid with Sustainable Homes based on Distributing Risk

The goal of this thesis is to develop a distributed control system for a smart grid with sustainable homes. A central challenge is how to enhance …