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Google And Intel Team Up To Discuss Smart Watches

Google And Intel Team Up To Discuss Smart Watches

Smart Watches Swiss watchmaker Tag Heuer has announced it is to build an Android Wear-powered smartwatch. The firm – which is part of the luxury goods-maker LVMH Group – is forming a partnership with Google and the chipmaker Intel to create the device. Switzerland dominates the high-end watch sector. This marks the first of its companies to join Google’s wearable tech ecosystem. One analyst linked the move to Apple’s entry into the market. The announcement was made at…

5 Strange 3D Printing Concepts

5 Strange 3D Printing Concepts

3D Printing Concepts While the technology itself has technically been around for 30 years, 3D Printing has come a long way in recent history and with the interest in the connected internet of things and cloud computing it should be a compelling journey. Chuck Hull, 3D printing pioneer, is well known for his work in the field of Stereolithography. He probably never envisioned the technology would someday be used to create some of these amazingly awe-inspiring…

The History Of 3D Printing – From Kidneys To Cars

The History Of 3D Printing – From Kidneys To Cars

The History Of 3D Printing 3D printing, also called additive manufacturing, has been one of the break-out technologies of the last 18 months. People are now clamouring to get involved with the technology, with printable objects ranging from hand-guns to medical equipment. Yet, despite its recent popular emergence and contrary to popular belief, 3D printing has been existence for more than 35 years, with the inception of the concept traced back to 1976 and the…

To Be Heard And To Be Paid: The Cloud Computing Music Industry

To Be Heard And To Be Paid: The Cloud Computing Music Industry

The Cloud Computing Music Landscape For the duration of my college life certain questions were a given when I came home to see my parents. I’d be asked about my grades. I’d be asked about my eating habits. But, first and foremost, I’d be asked why the hell I was still playing in that band I started in High School. You know, that band that never made a cent playing dive bars across South-Western Ontario…

Groundbreaking 3D Printing Technology – What The Future Holds

Groundbreaking 3D Printing Technology – What The Future Holds

This Groundbreaking 3D Printing Technology 3D Printing Technology is exciting business and straight out of the pages of the Terminator 2 script, a Silicon Valley start-up called Carbon 3D Inc. have developed a technology that “manipulates light and oxygen” to form solid objects from liquid. Time Reports: “The technology, called CLIP (Continuous Liquid Interface Production), is a departure from the layer-by-layer method of 3D printing, resulting in a process that is 25 to 100 times faster.…

The Internet of illness

The Internet of illness

The Internet of illness The number of postings about IoT solutions has continued to rise. It is a wave that hasn’t crested yet. I’ve posted several here on CloudTweaks as have a number of other authors. IoT topics from the industrial use, to what IoT is going to change around the world. It got me thinking for some reason about the common cold. Why couldn’t the IoT revolution help with the spread of the common…

The Importance Of Having A Flexible Monitoring Tool

The Importance Of Having A Flexible Monitoring Tool

The Importance Of Having A Flexible Monitoring Tool (Post Sponsored By Site 24×7) The world is increasingly moving towards a web-based economy. Regardless of what industry you are in, it is almost impossible to be competitive and to maintain a brand presence without a strong online offering. It means that your company’s website is increasingly becoming the first interaction that users, clients, and customers will have with your business. As the old saying goes, first…

Cloud Load Balancing Services –  Shared vs Per-Tenant

Cloud Load Balancing Services – Shared vs Per-Tenant

Cloud Load Balancing Services With hundreds of enterprises migrating to cloud services each day, it looks like the march to cloud everything is inevitable and unstoppable. However, cloud computing is not without its risks. Cloud computing puts your critical enterprise data and that of your users on the public internet. There is a significant probability that this data could fall into the hands of malicious hackers. One of the biggest concerns are a lack of…

Cloud Computing: On The Fringe or Mainstream?

Cloud Computing: On The Fringe or Mainstream?

Cloud Computing Revenue Numbers Imagine that your viewpoint is shared by 5% of people. You’d be in a fringe political party, perhaps, or share a fondness for some obscure sport or hobby. Or you’d be a proponent of Cloud Computing. Because the reality is that after many years of technical development, entrepreneurial freneticism, and big-company marketing, Cloud Computing still commands a very small percentage of total enterprise IT budgets. I get the specific figure from a…

Surprising Facts and Stats About The Big Data Industry

Surprising Facts and Stats About The Big Data Industry

Facts and Stats About The Big Data Industry If you start talking about big data to someone who is not in the industry, they immediately conjure up images of giant warehouses full of servers, staff poring over page after page of numbers and statistics, and some big brother-esque official sat in a huge government building watching us all. The truth is somewhat different. Big data is rapidly becoming one of the driving forces behind the…