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@stogner | 8,891 Articles | 5 Magazines | 6,015 Followers | Lee Stogner is the President of the Vincula Group, a consultancy business in Systems Integration, Business Process Improvement, Project Management and the Internet of Things. Lee has over 30 years of design, consulting, project management and business development experience across a range of industries. Lee has driven growth at companies that include Digital Equipment, Fluor Corporation and Rockwell International. Customers around the world have benefited from Lee's expertise and leadership. Throughout his working career, Lee has been active in both local and international professional activities. Lee is the Chair of the Carolinas' Engineering Cluster and a past Director of the IEEE Board of Directors. Today, Lee is active in promoting the development of the Internet of Things through his participation in the IEEE Smart Grid Initiative, the IEEE Transportation Electrification Committee and as a Member of the IEEE Internet of Things Initiative, IEEE IoT. Lee can be contacted at l.stogner@ieee.org

Batteries and Renewable Energy Set to Grow Together

POMONA, Calif. — The future of American energy, according to one widely held view, will include solar panels and wind turbines continuing to proliferate, churning out ever more electricity and eventually eclipsing fossil fuels to help offset the forces of climate change.

With the cost of renewable …


Tesla's $13,000 battery could keep your home online in a blackout

Elon Musk is a man who likes to make waves. Whether it’s privatizing space exploration or shaking up commuting with the Hyperloop high speed transport system, the billionaire technocrat aims big. Now his electric car company, Tesla, is planning to change the way people power their homes.

In a tweet …


Apple Watch teardown: Battery is replaceable, other upgrades unlikely

As with practically every high-profile gadget to hit the market, the folks at iFixit took apart Apple Watch Sport to reveal what is inside. There …


Liquid Batteries for Solar and Wind Power

In an industrial park on the outskirts of Pullman, Wash., 10 white storage trailers sit side by side, neatly arranged in two rows.

These are no ordinary storage units. Arranged on racks inside are the guts of a large rechargeable battery, the kind of device that can store and release utility-scale …


Blackberry Ltd To Enhance Security For Internet Of Things

Published: Apr 23, 2015 at 6:30 am EST

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) introduced the "Center for High Assurance Computing Excellence" (CHACE) on April …

Heartbleed Bug

The Future of Energy Storage and the Rise of Big Batteries

When examining the machine that is our electric grid, a compelling fact is that we are relatively unable to store electric energy. We must create as …


IoT ready modules and motherboards

The COM Express Computer-on-Module Kontron COMe-cBL6 and the mini Motherboard mITX-BDU-U are IoT ready and equipped with 5th generation Intel Core …

Intel Core

Open-source IoT kit runs OpenWRT, mimics Arduino Yun

A “Domino.IO” Kickstarter project offers an Atheros AR9331 module running OpenWRT Linux, plus two tiny baseboards, one of which is Arduino Yun …

Computer Hardware

Microsoft, Fujitsu Partner on IoT, M2M, Cloud

The companies are combining Fujitsu's devices and IoT/M2M platform with Microsoft's Windows software and Azure cloud services.

Fujitus in 2014 …

Microsoft Windows

Imagination Technologies aims to power communications for the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT), or the connection of smart everyday objects, has become a huge potential market. But it’s not going to go anywhere without good connectivity. And that’s what Imagination Technologies is addressing with its new line of Ensigma Whisper radio chips.

These components for …


The Apple Watch release is a pivotal moment for the internet of things

We’ll look back on today’s much-anticipated release of the Apple Watch as a pivotal moment in the internet of things (IoT) revolution. With pre-orders of the product reaching one million in a matter of hours, IoT has hit the mainstream, moving into the public consciousness with a fashionable bang. …

Apple Watch

How Disney World Does the Internet of Things

Disney World hooks you up with a MagicBand.

Walt Disney Company

Can the internet of things save us from traffic jams?

Traffic is getting worse. It doesn’t just feel that way, the stats prove it: commuters in 2014 spent an average 66 more hours stuck in traffic than they did in 2013, according to navigation tech firm TomTom. So when internet of things technology is disrupting every part of our lives, when will …


The Internet of Kafkaesque Things

Last week I wrote about how the Internet of Things will provide an opportunity for various bureaucracies (corporate and governmental) to inject not …

Liberal News

The Coming Power Struggles Over the "Internet of Things"

When I stick a movie into my DVD player and try to fast-forward through some of the annoying preliminaries that are at the front of the disc, I get …

Internet of Things

Connected Cars and the Internet of Things

Providers have been mainly concerned with enabling Internet access within the vehicle, as customers understandably expect uninterrupted access to …

Internet of Things

Internet of Things will require data centers of all sizes

Exponential growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly presenting challenges in the areas of security, capacity and analytics that will …

Internet of Things

Five big Kickstarter wins for Boston tech startups this month (BBJ photo gallery)

The past few weeks have been good to five Boston-based startups that have struck gold on crowdfunding campaigns for their tech products. The startups …


Canonical Releases Ubuntu 15.04 Update

Heads up, developers. The latest release from Canonical — Ubuntu 15.04 — is now available for download across the desktop, phone, cloud, and the …

IoT Seen As A Major Driver For SAP HANA

SAP's Bernd Leukers looks ahead for smartwatches, the Internet of Things, and HANA to tie it all together.

10 Management Books Every CIO Should …


Microsoft Power BI Visualizes Temboo's IoT Data Streaming

The companies team up to translate Internet of things sensor data into real-time dashboards for businesses.

Microsoft and Temboo, a New York-based …


KC's smart city 'Goldilocks' project bounds ahead

The largest smart city project in North America is moving closer to reality in Kansas City, Mo., mainly along a 2.2-mile streetcar line under …

Smart Cities

Report: IoT-Connected Devices Leading to Rise in SSDP-based Reflection Attacks

NSFOCUS Report States Online Gaming and Entertainment Sectors Continue to be High on the Target List and Attackers Are Becoming More Sophisticated



BPM of Things: A New Market Opportunity

Philippe Ozil
technical evangelist

"BPM will power smart connected objects in all sorts of new inventive ways."

Mobile Apps Success Trends 2015

September …

Internet of Things

Internet Of Things: The Rubber Meets The Road

IoT can demonstrate meaningful business value today, but there are still significant challenges to meet.

Editor's note: John Morris, Principal at

Internet of Things

Internet of Things: Legal Issues

Attorney Stephen Wu on Impact of Increasing Computerization

At a time of sweeping and rapid change in cybersecurity, IT security attorney Stephen Wu …

Internet of Things

Is A Stock Market Bubble Brewing in "Internet of Things" Stocks?

Is the IoT market reaching “bubble” valuations?


The Biggest-Little Revolution: 10 Single-Board Computers for Under $100

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A Q&A with Mike Tinskey, the man behind Ford's electric future

Ford, like the entirety of the auto industry, is in a cycle of rapid change: The planet is getting hotter. Fossil fuel, regardless of price, is falling out of favor. Young people don't want to own cars as badly as they used to. Services like Uber and Lyft are upending the notion of personal …

Electric Vehicles