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The future of coming home to your car

Written by Lynne Slowey | January 11, 2017 | Automotive

Imagine tapping your phone screen, and being greeted moments later by your car. It’s heated to the correct temperature based on how cold it is outside. Your seat is in your preferred position. Based on your mood your vehicle senses what music you’d like to listen to, and what smells and scents suit best. Your ...read more


Smart homes and sensors: The CES 2017 innovation awards

Written by Lynne Slowey | January 6, 2017 | Conferences

Those of you unable to make it to CES 2017 might be wondering what trends, must haves, and innovations are on display this week. So I took a floor walk around the Tech West CES Innovation Awards to keep you up to speed with the latest developments in smart home technology. Sleep Number 360 smart ...read more


How Watson IoT may transform your next hospital stay

Written by Bret Greenstein | October 5, 2016 | Blog, Health and medicine, News / Press release

My last visit to a hospital was to see a friend who was recovering from surgery. At the time, I was filled with relief that she was doing well, and it didn’t even occur to me that my work at IBM could one day make a hospital stay more comfortable for patients and their loved ...read more


Coursera: a developer’s guide to the Internet of Things (IoT)

Written by Bret Greenstein | May 16, 2016 | Blog

The rapid growth and popularity of the Internet of Things has inspired many to think of ideas that will challenge the status quo. There are countless of examples of IoT businesses that were started by individuals tinkering and exploring with electronics and prototyping boards. It is through the act of connecting their device to the ...read more


4 BIG ways IoT impacts building management

Written by Jacqi Levy | May 10, 2016 | Buildings

This is the second post in a four-part series on how the Internet of things is impacting buildings. The day-to-day operation of a building represents over 70% of the total cost of that building over its lifespan. It’s a big number, so why wouldn’t you do everything you can to lower operational cost? Especially if ...read more