A Smarter Planet
- New York, USA
- Global Business Services, Strategic Programs
- I'm working on IBM's Smarter Planet initiative, which is about the global evolution from the "World Wide Web" to a "Web Wide World" ... a planetary infrastructure that is pervasively instrumented, interconnected and intelligent.
MY RECENT POSTS
- User Experience is Not Just
Design, It’s the Key to
November 05, 2012 10:29AM
- Airbnb For Workspaces Allows
Mobile Creatives To Connect
October 25, 2012 02:51PM
- TED Fellow Juliette
LaMontagne’s Project Breaker
October 25, 2012 10:07AM
- To Turn The Crowd Into Venture
October 24, 2012 06:17PM
- Memoto, A Wearable Camera That
Documents Your Life
October 24, 2012 04:34PM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
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range of posts around the
October 14, 2010 11:50PM
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Jack Mason's Links
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Having worked in the smart cities space for several years now, I am encouraged by the growth of the sector and the pace of technological advancements being developed for urban environments. However, I believe that the smart-cities movement is b… Read full post »
Embedded software specialist Wind River has launched a new platform for the Internet of Things based on its Linux operating system and middleware.
The Wind River Intelligent Device Platform is a complete software developme… Read full post »
Researchers at Stanford Universityâ€™s School of Engineering and the University of Delaware have used what they callÂ the â€œmost sophisticated weather… Read full post »
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The last below-average August temperature was August 1976 and the last below-average temperature for any month was February 1985.
DARPA is funding the creation of 1,000 Makerspaces in high schools across the country to get American kids interested in making things again.
â€œWe have to move from an engine of bureaucracy to an… Read full post »
It seems like augmented reality has been tipped to take off for a few years now, so where is it? Why arenâ€™t we using it in our daily lives?
Augmented reality or AR has been around for years. Back in… Read full post »
From smart phones that act as personal concierges to self-parking cars to medical robots, the artificial intelligence revolution is here. So where do humans fit in?
Hereâ€™s something we didnâ€™t know about offshore wind: Unlike land-based wind, which tends to blow strongest at night and in the early morning hours â€” when energy demand is low â€” offshore wind usually peaks during t… Read full post »
RISR. Itâ€™s a web of sensors that connects to a cellphone and scans your â€œtargetâ€ for body language. RISR then vibrates on your body telling you how to move in order to ensure maximum engagement… Read full post »
Richard Wilkinson: How economic inequality harms societies (by TEDtalksDirector)
Made me think. MUST WATCH
LIFX is the smartest light bulb youâ€™ve ever experienced. Itâ€™s a wifi-enabled, energy efficient, multi-colored bulb that you control with your iPhone or Android. LIFX gives you unprecedented control of your lights, reduces your energy c… Read full post »
Want to learn more about IBMâ€™s own Smarter Computing journey around big data, cloud computing, security, efficiency and transformation? Take a look at this!Â http://ibm.co/SCpathRead full post »
Astronomer Maria Mitchell (1818-1889), the first woman elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Deep Thunder: Preparing for extreme weather events with modeling technology (by IBMSocialMedia)
IBMâ€™s high resolution weather forecasting and modeling technology - called Deep Thunder - provides a predictive capability to map approaching weather events, and model the anticipated impact. The system… Read full post »
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IBM on Wednesday made the latest version of its Connections social enterprise software generally available with updated activity streams, more mobile support and analytics features.
The Connections software, technically Co… Read full post »
Ohours builds relationships through face-to-face conversations.
Open hours help you meet new people, connect over shared interests, and structure your time together - so you spend more time with people and less on logistics.
Ohours can be in pe… Read full post »
Smarter Marketing: Who Controls A Brand? (by IBM)
At the IBM CMO CIO Leadership Exchange in New York, a group of CMOs, CIOs, and IBM experts discussed how much control customers have over brands. To learn more about Smarter Marketing, visithttp://www.ibm.com/smartermarketing Read full post »
The keynote speaker at the Street & Area Lighting Conference in Miami discussed the vital importance of SSL relative to the global energy crisis, and predicted that smart lighting will ultimately be… Read full post »