Endpoints Versus The Internet Of Things Last week on Twitter, a few friends of mine, IT industry analysts and journalists, were tossing around the conversational ball. We were debating terminology — The Internet of Things — that has come into common...
Jan 22 2014, 4:13am CST
Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion In a deal surprising only for its enormous purchase price, Google has announced that it’s buying Nest Labs, the hot maker of tech-infused household devices such as thermostats and smoke alarms, for $3.2 billion in cash...
Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST
Insights From A Smart House Innovator Much has been written about the “Internet of Things”, and the promise of smart devices making our lives better and more efficient. One of the places most logical for this reality to transform our daily lives is in the...
Jan 7 2014, 9:16am CST
A Smart Watch...REALLY?! Most of you have, by now, unpacked your Xmas gifts. Many of you are probably wondering if there are some you should return. Should you hang on to the items that seem cool at Christmas but that, deep down, you know will...
Jan 6 2014, 12:36am CST
Google, Apple Nab 345 Patents That May Govern Your Next Car What will your next car be like? Google, Apple and other giants of the smartphone business have plenty of ideas. In fact, Google alone has 310 U.S. patents relating to areas such as car-based smart devices, navigation...
Jan 1 2014, 3:56pm CST
Cursive Handwriting is Going to Die Cursive handwriting is being discarded in the name of educational progress. But the fact that this unique style of writing is being put to death has led to certain ill effects on culture.
Nov 15 2013, 2:21am CST
Firefox OS phones spread into Latin America Firefox OS run phones from Telefónica were just officially launched in three new Latin American countries. That accelerates the Mozilla-brewed mobile Operating System’s global growth in the smart phone market.
Nov 9 2013, 12:30am CST
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