The unintended effects of mobile apps

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We wonder every day what we would do without certain mobile apps. Two that come up often are Google Maps and Waze (now owned by Google). Every day, drivers put their faith in these apps to provide the most direct, traffic-minimized route to their final destination. In many cases the routing is counterintuitive, but for […]

Why every CIO needs to closely watch Smart Cities

What do Coca-Cola and smart cities have in common? The answer is in the IoT components baked into the modern vending machine. Coca-Cola has been recognized as a leader in developing vending machines that can shift electric consumption levels based on low and peak energy-use patterns. The aggregate of energy saved by thousands of vending machines across an […]