smart city, Smartcity

From Smart Technologies to Smart Cities

It's no secret that we are about to enter a phase where living smart is the baseline, and everything else just falls in the jigsaw to complement that lifestyle. Our world is shaped by how people and machines work together. And technology is there to support this process. It helps to create better cities for… Continue reading From Smart Technologies to Smart Cities

Innovations, smartphone

Are we at the end of the smartphone era?

The smartphone has been the most successful electronics product ever, having absorbed in itself the capabilities of the PC, camera, TV, sat-nav, and more along the way. The smartphone has opened massive doors of innovation and opportunity within technology. It is our constant digital companion and go-to device for almost everything: communication, web browsing, listening… Continue reading Are we at the end of the smartphone era?

IoT, IT Start Up, IT Trends

IT trends in the Nordics. Part I: Internet of Things (IoT)

Is Nordics pioneering IoT? From remote control to autonomous connected things and intelligent decision making. Initiatives from Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland: start-ups and industry leaders engaged. Nordic countries are leading the way in the Internet of Things, the latest ‘Connected things’ study by TeliaSonera shows. There will be ~4 connected devices per person in the Nordics… Continue reading IT trends in the Nordics. Part I: Internet of Things (IoT)

Apple, Google, IoT, Microsoft

Internet of Things and competition of IT giants: IBM, Google, Apple and others.

It is expected that within the next 5-7 years there will be billions of devices connected to the Internet of Things (IoT). However, on the way to this bright future, there are certain practical barriers. The traditional model of the Internet of Things requires a centralized system for data processing, which handles all the data… Continue reading Internet of Things and competition of IT giants: IBM, Google, Apple and others.