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Mashup the Internet of Things, Azure App Service and Windows 10 to Deliver Business Value

@alex: Yes it doesn't work for me too.<p>Streaming telemetry from sensors to Azure IoT services is one of the most promising ways an organization can …

The Top 30 Internet of Things Experts

The most powerful voices in IoT and location-based technologies.<p>I caught a Verge interview with Robert Scoble a few years ago predicting that the Internet of Things (IoT) will be an important development to watch. And I say, oh, he just got lucky. Then I see Gerd Leonhard, say that data was the new …

The serious 'Rosewater' started out as a lark

It was easy for Maziar Bahari and<p>Jon Stewartto laugh now.<p>They were sharing a table in the shade of oak trees at the annual film festival here, where their movie, "Rosewater," had just screened to five sellout audiences over Labor Day weekend. An adaptation of Bahari's 2011 memoir of his …

The Force Awakens? Star Wars fans wish it was 'literally anything else'

Twitter isn’t a fan of JJ Abrams and Co’s title, so they proposed a few of their own. May the snark be with you<p>At long last, we have an official title for JJ Abram’s Star Wars sequel: The Force Awakens. Which is OK, but we were hoping for something a little more, well, forceful.<p>We’ll hold our final …

Ex-SEAL says he fired final bin Laden shot

Former Navy SEAL Robert O'Neill said in an interview with The Washington Post that he was the one who fired the final shot to kill Osama bin Laden in 2011.<p>The 38-year-old Montanan also said that other SEAL team members were involved in the raid, including Matt Bissonnette, who detailed the group's …

Intel names winner for its $500K wearable devices contest

Wearables have become the new modern gadgets, and every company in tech is either making them or designing businesses around them, from Microsoft’s new health-focused Microsoft Band smartwatch to the Google Glass wearable eyepiece.<p>Intel showed the finalists from the 500 startups that entered its …

Ridley Scott Set to Produce 3001: THE FINAL ODYSSEY for SyFy

In Smart Home, Retrofit May Be The Next Big Thing

When you look around at many of the smart home systems coming to market, most require what is called in the business tech world a ”fork lift upgrade”, meaning you have to throw out your old hardware and replace it with new gear in order to get the advantages of new technology.<p>Take the Nest Protect …

As Infrastructure Crumbles, Trillions Of Gallons Of Water Lost

Imagine Manhattan under almost 300 feet of water. Not water from a hurricane or a tsunami, but purified drinking water — 2.1 trillion gallons of it.<p>That's the amount of water that researchers estimate is lost each year in this country because of aging and leaky pipes, broken water mains and faulty …

Matt Damon: 'You will never solve poverty without solving water and sanitation.'

<i>By Deborah Grau</i><p>In 2007 he was named People magazine's Sexiest Man Alive, but these days, Matt Damon is getting noticed for something far less sexy. …

Americans have no idea how much water we use — or how to conserve it

“I consider myself a fairly water-conscious person,” says the average American, sipping on a venti iced coffee while dipping his toes in an …