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Google’s self-made hardware is getting a pop-up shop in New York

Google’s new hardware is getting a Google-owned physical retail experience — temporarily. The search giant is opening a pop-up shop in Google at 96 Spring St. in New York beginning on October 20 called “Made by Google.” This is the same tagline the tech titan uses to market its own-brand hardware, …

10 major differences between rich and poor people

<i>Editor's Note: An earlier version of this article stated that Daniel Ally became a self-made millionaire at age 24. We are no longer confident in those assertions and have removed them.</i><p>I've been rich and I've been poor. I know both sides very well.<p>Growing up poor, I knew that I wanted to be rich. I …

Bill Gates

Apple CEO Tim Cook’s wild prediction about 2015 is looking less and less absurd

Back in January, Apple CEO Tim Cook dubbed 2015 “the year of Apple Pay.” His bold prediction about Apple’s mobile wallet, which turns a year old this week, might have been a bit optimistic.<p>But we shouldn’t be so quick to dismiss Cook’s claim outright. The year 2015 could turn out to be a major …

FinTech

Google Says the Internet of Things' Smarts Will Save Energy

As the Internet of Things expands, with everything from thermostats to cameras to cars plugging into the net, so does the need for machines that can …

Major Corporate Investments Solidify IoT as the Next Big Advancement for Field Service Organizations

The IoT train keeps moving as several big names back the benefits of connected equipment.<p>The internet of things has promised to be the most …

7 ways the Internet of Things could dramatically change the workplace as we know it

These objects, which have software, sensors, and network connectivity that allow them to send and receive data, are already changing the workplace.<p>According to Megan Anderle, an editor at Dell's tech information site Tech Page One, "IoT-connected devices used in business settings are just beginning …

Privacy Concerns Impact Internet of Things Technology

Eighty percent of respondents said they are very concerned about the security of their personal data when using smart devices, a Trend Micro survey …

Internet of Things

Solar Power To Become Cheapest Source Of Energy In Many Regions By 2025, German Experts Say

Solar power still amounts for a small share of net electricity generation around the world. In the USA, for instance, as of December 2014 it was responsible for just 0.45% of the total electricity produced.<p>Things are changing quite quickly, however, and if the German think tank Agora Energiewende …

Zappos to employees: Get behind our ‘no bosses’ approach, or leave with severance

No job titles. No traditional bosses. No conventional corporate hierarchy. It might sound nice, but would you really want to work there?<p>That's the question, essentially, that Zappos is asking its employees after experimenting with a radical approach to management. Called "holacracy," the new system …

Amazon And IBM Just Kicked The Internet Of Things Into High Gear

The IoT or the “Internet Of Things” seems to be all the rage these days, from smart home automation and security devices, to connected, autonomous vehicles. However, what’s key about this new trend in technology is not only the ideas for better, smarter devices that are born from this growth …

Internet of Things

EMEA: Nokia Networks powers 5G IoT

The “Internet of Things,” 5G and security are all hot topics. Nokia Networks has pulled them all together in announcing its vision for secure IoT …

Google, Nokia and Federated Wireless execs see momentum behind 3.5 GHz ecosystem, uses

WASHINGTON--Executives from Google (NASDAQ: GOOG), Nokia Networks (NYSE:NOK) and startup Federated Wireless said that they see momentum behind the …

Spark Electron wants to make cellular connectivity easy as Wi-Fi

Spark Labs is coming back to Kickstarter with a new project and a mission to change how cellular carriers think about the internet of things. The …

Qualcomm readies the first 4G chips to use the Wi-Fi airwaves

At Mobile World Congress next week, Qualcomm will unveil its first 4G silicon designed to tap the 5 GHz unlicensed airwaves used by Wi-Fi. The …

Mobile

Broadcom’s new Wi-Fi chip turns your phone into an IoT hub

At Mobile World Congress, Broadcom released a new chipset designed to bring Wi-Fi’s speediest technology, 802.11ac, into smartphones. What makes this …

Nokia Blog

The TAO to make 5G move<p>Volker Ziegler<p>Jul 03 - 3 minute read<p>5G<p>Digital twin technology: double up to meet the challenges of IoT & 5G<p>Andrew Burrell<p>Apr …