The 3Doodler – Future Smartwear Shoe

The 3Doodler – Future Smartwear Shoe

In 2013, Wobbleworks created an idea for a pen that could draw in 3D. (Get Ready To Doodle With The First 3D Drawing Pen, Forbes, Feb. 2013) That pen was called the 3D Doodler. It went from Kickstarter campaign to reality and now, over a year later, that same pen created… Read the source article at Forbes

Cloud, CMS and Security

Cloud, CMS and Security

The Growing Interest for Security and CMS CMS services are allowing more people to run their own successful websites without needing to know HTML or any web programming languages. CMS, which stands for content management system, is software you install on your web host/server that allows you to manage the content of your website through…

Cloud Infographic – SME’s Cloud Guide

Cloud Infographic – SME’s Cloud Guide

The SME’s Guide to Moving to the Cloud There is a fair bit of complex information out there which does not fully address the fundamental business reasons for moving to the cloud. Considering that 4 in 5 companies could potentially cut costs by 10% or more by using cloud technology and the forecast for the…

Artificial Intelligence And Deep Learning

Artificial Intelligence And Deep Learning

The most striking research results in AI came from the field of deep learning, which involves using crude simulated neurons to process data. Work in deep learning often focuses on images, which are easy for humans to understand but very difficult for software to decipher. Researchers at Facebook used that approach to make a system…

When Algorithms Go Awry

When Algorithms Go Awry

When Algorithms Go Awry Personalization is a very effective marketing tool–the most successful entrepreneurs use their data to great effect to segment their marketing efforts, with the best going as far as to segment down to the very individual (think Amazon suggestions). Where it’s used just for the thrill of it, personalization provides awesome experiences,…

Top 10 wearable technology gadgets

Top 10 wearable technology gadgets

This year we’ve seen a wearable technology gold rush, with gadget-makers falling over themselves to launch devices. It’s a complicated and fractured market – as in the early days of mobile phones, we’re seeing all sorts of ideas being played out and it’s not yet clear which formats will last. Read the source article at The Telegraph

Will 2015 be the year of wearable technology?

Will 2015 be the year of wearable technology?

“Technology is beginning to wrap around us and cater to our needs, we’re moving more toward a natural experience, whether that is through motion and gesture — moving your hands through the air and being able to have those movements tracked — or from a neural capacity and being able to use your brain to…

5 Surprising Ways Cloud Computing Is Changing Education

5 Surprising Ways Cloud Computing Is Changing Education

Cloud Computing Education The benefits of cloud computing are being recognized in businesses and institutions across the board, with almost 90 percent of organizations currently using some kind of cloud-based application. The immediate benefits of cloud computing are obvious: cloud-based applications reduce infrastructure and IT costs, increase accessibility, enable collaboration, and allow organizations more flexibility…

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…

The Future Of Work: What Cloud Technology Has Allowed Us To Do Better

The Future Of Work: What Cloud Technology Has Allowed Us To Do Better

What Cloud Technology Has Allowed Us to Do Better The cloud has made our working lives easier, with everything from virtually unlimited email storage to access-from-anywhere enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. It’s no wonder the 2013 cloud computing research IDG survey revealed at least 84 percent of the companies surveyed run at least one cloud-based application.…

Five Cloud Questions Every CIO Needs To Know How To Answer

Five Cloud Questions Every CIO Needs To Know How To Answer

The Hot Seat Five cloud questions every CIO needs to know how to answer The cloud is a powerful thing, but here in the CloudTweaks community, we already know that. The challenge we have is validating the value it brings to today’s enterprise. Below, let’s review five questions we need to be ready to address…

The Global Rise of Cloud Computing

The Global Rise of Cloud Computing

The Global Rise of Cloud Computing Despite the rapid growth of cloud computing, the cloud still commands a small portion of overall enterprise IT spending. Estimates I’ve seen put the percentage between 5% and 10% of the slightly more than $2 trillion (not including telco) spent worldwide in 2014 on enterprise IT. Yet growth projections…

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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…

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Considerations For Your Business’ Cloud Computing Plans

Considerations For Your Business’ Cloud Computing Plans

Your Business’ Cloud Computing Plans While you can easily access your cloud data from any spot in the world, you must be rather cautious when using it within your business. You must keep your access plans for your cloud network in check so you will not be at risk of having your data becoming compromised…

Customer Success Guidelines – In A World Gone Cloud

Customer Success Guidelines – In A World Gone Cloud

Customer Success Guidelines for Maximum Upselling and Cross-Selling in a World Gone Cloud With the growth of the subscription economy, companies can no longer assume that a sale means that the deal is closed. Companies need to prove their worth every minute of every hour, every hour of every day and so on. A big…

Thinking About Doing Business In China? Consider This…

Thinking About Doing Business In China? Consider This…

Doing Business in China? Consider This…  China’s economy continues to outperform both regional and global markets with double-digit growth for the last decade. IDC believes China’s GDP will maintain growth around 7.2% until 2020, allowing GDP to reach US$18 trillion or 17% of the world total. And with a population of over 1.35 billion people,…

Tips For Data Security In The Cloud

Tips For Data Security In The Cloud

Security In The Cloud How can you be completely confident that the information you are storing or have already stored in the cloud is safe? The answer to this is — you can’t. However, you can adopt certain protective measures that will surely help find the answer. In this article, I have listed some approaches…

Simple And Recommended SaaS Security Tips

Simple And Recommended SaaS Security Tips

SaaS Security Tips Most people and companies are now using a significant amount of SaaS solutions. Companies are running sales support software, they are file sharing, collaborating and using e-mail programs and a lot more in the cloud. However, that usage also leads to concerns about the security of those solutions. How safe are they? What…

Here Are Four Ways To Elevate IT

Here Are Four Ways To Elevate IT

Here Are Four Ways To Elevate IT Prior to joining the consulting side of the industry, I worked in corporate IT for the first 7-8 years of my career. While my time in corporate IT has long come to a close, I can still vividly recall the pain points and dreaded battles I endured. A…

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