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I Never Pay Full Price for Flights—This Is Where I Book

The first time I ventured overseas I was 18 and worked two jobs to buy a return ticket to Phuket, Thailand. Determined to pay my own way, I spent …

Air Travel

“The Amazon Way on IoT” – John Rossman discusses his latest book

<i>John Rossman is a managing director with the global technology consulting firm Alvarez and Marsal and a prior executive with Amazon. An influential digital strategist with over 25 years in technology. He spoke ReadWrite about his latest</i> <i>book “The Amazon Way on IoT: 10 Principles for Every Leader</i> …

Internet of Things

Korean startup prevents fire with the power of IoT

South Korean startup Nare IoT Lab has developed an arc fault fire prevention system based on IoT technology that will allow farmers to protect …

Internet of Things

North America is going to get a new billionaire every 6 days

North America can expect to mint a new billionaire every six days for the next five years.<p>That's according to Credit Suisse's 2016 global wealth report, which charts the number of millionaires and billionaires around the world, and forecasts trends in global wealth.<p>North America leads the world in …

North America

Benchmarking Crunchbase's Top 25 Internet Of Things (IOT) Startups

• The combined investment in the top 25 Internet Of Things (IoT) startups is $874M today.<br>• $1.94B is being invested in startups whose core business model relies on enabling Internet Of Things devices, software, networks, and ecosystems.<br>• There are 907 IoT startups being tracked in Crunchbase …

Internet of Things

The Opportunities and Challenges of IoT Part 1 – Opportunities

The Internet of Things (IoT) changes the game’s rules of technology and business. By giving information systems the ability to detect, communicate …

How to facilitate the path to brownfield IoT development

Ben Dickson Contributor<p>Ben Dickson is a software engineer and the founder of TechTalks.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Unlocking the potential of eye tracking technology<br>• Can you trust crypto-token crowdfunding?<p>As the Internet of Things (IoT) evolves toward becoming one of the fastest expanding …

Internet of Things

Science Proves What Dale Carnegie Knew All Along About Motivation

Carnegie knew 100 years ago how to motivate people to strive for success.<p>Dale Carnegie knew 100 years ago how to motivate people to strive for success. He was a master of self-improvement and ever the optimist. The guy behind the whole "you get a lemon, make lemonade" logic also said:<p>"People rarely …

Employee Engagement

The Internet of Poorly Working Things

In the mythical Land of Theory, where everything ‘just works’, we can connect all the objects in our lives. We have the sensors, the…Continue reading …

Internet of Things

Intel releases Joule developer kit

Intel released a new IoT developer board at its recent developer conference, according to Engadget. Dubbed "Joule," it's the most powerful IoT developer kit Intel has ever developed, according to the company.<p>The kit is similar to Arduino and Raspberry Pi in that developers use it to make IoT …

Internet of Things

Behind the scenes of IoT tech: how the IoT revolution will change the business world

To many people, the Internet of Things (IoT) still sounds rather futuristic. However, it is already here and improving lives on a global scale. In …

Sanofi says LixiLan Diabetes Drug Trials Meet Targets

France’s Sanofi said on Sunday that two late-stage Phase III clinical trials of its LixiLan diabetes drug had met their targets, readying it for …

Diabetes

This is the best coffee machine you can buy, according to the founder of a popular NYC coffee chain

Technivorm's 10-cup KBT Moccamaster. Skye Gould/Tech Insider<p>Homemade cups of coffee often don't taste as good as the ones you buy in a coffee shop.<p>But with the right coffee maker, you can get closer to the perfect brew.<p>To find the best machine, Tech Insider consulted FIKA's CEO, Lars Akerlund. With …

Coffee

Hot Looks: Father’s Day Cologne Gift Guide

While gifting cologne may seem like a cop-out for those of you wanting to get creative and sentimental this Father’s Day, these amazing scents are anything but basic. Here is a roundup of amazing colognes we know your dad will love and appreciate.<p>Dior Sauvage: As the name suggests, savage water …

Beauty

There is a 'game changer' technology on Wall Street and people keep confusing it with bitcoin

Goldman Sachs says the technology "has the potential to redefine transactions" and can change "everything."<p>JPMorgan last month announced it was launching a trial project with the blockchain startup led by its former executive, Blythe Masters.<p>Her company, Digital Asset Holdings, has secured funding …

Blockchain

Finding The Most Lucrative Technology Jobs In 2016

• Big Data Engineers ($183K), Mobile Applications Developers ($175,750) and Data Security Analysts ($160k) are predicted to be the highest paid IT-related jobs in 2016.<br>• Big Data Engineers and data scientists will see salaries increase 8.9% in 2016.<br>• Tech skills in the most demand include Python, Ruby on …

Employment

Britain gives scientist go-ahead to genetically modify human embryos

LONDON, Feb 1 (Reuters) - Scientists in Britain have been give the go-ahead to edit the genes of human embryos for research purposes, using a technique that some say could eventually be used to create "designer babies".<p>Less than a year after Chinese scientists caused an international furor by …

Genetics