Essentials, the Influencers Review



Essentials extracts for you the best content selected & published by the influencers of the industry to highlight only the news you can't afford to miss about innovation & the digital disruption.

Future of Work

On Nov 13, 2018
@IvervandeZand shared
Unlocking Data-Driven Intelligence And Innovation Through AI https://t.co/d1YCgLKniI @SAPLeonardo https://t.co/AS8NxLpNVG
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Unlocking Data-Driven Intelligence And Innovation Through Artificial Intelligence

Learn how companies are successfully using artificial intelligence and how to take advantage of these new capabilities.

On Nov 10, 2018
@evankirstel shared
Webinar: The Future of Work #technology @IndustryWeek https://t.co/q3aY4RBRKt
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Webinar: The Future of Work

A December 13 IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, sponsored by Kronos

On Nov 5, 2018
@MeghanMBiro shared
@AdrianWakeling shares 3 strong #futureofwork themes that emerged from the @acasorguk conference are: pay and #productivity, fear and fairness, and automation and algorithms. https://t.co/08tHd2iezV
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What's wrong with the future of work?

Adrian Wakeling, Senior Policy Advisor at Acas, offers an insight into a recent Acas conference on what shapes the future of work, drawing on themes such as pay and productivity and ...

Future of Mobility

On Nov 17, 2018
@PaulABarter shared
RT @BorisKarsch: Let's push the gas pedal on MaaS and “Improve the customer experience by presenting the transportation network as an integrated system”. https://t.co/CUQjCsqK4K https://t.co/T5EJxtwvfx
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10 objectives for assessing Mobility as a Service

MaaS has the potential to transform cities, but first, we need a new paradigm for how we are using it.

On Nov 14, 2018
@Mi_Kuhn shared
RT @tverstrepen: Moovel Shows Digital Marketplace for Mobility as a Service https://t.co/Hy6rkk9ZwI
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Moovel Shows Digital Marketplace for Mobility as a Service

Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) pioneer moovel (sic) will be showcasing the latest products to help cities with mobility is at this year’s Smart City Expo World Congress, which is being held ...

On Nov 15, 2018
@macilree shared
RT @Bridget_Burdett: @motnz produces its pretty ‘Public Transport 2045’ paper. My question to Richard Cross at #TKC2018: “The word autonomous appears in this report 48 times. The words ‘disabled’ and ‘disability’ appear zero times. Any comment?” “No.” 🤨 https://t.co/dFEoEAkNA6
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Fully automated vehicles (% of fleet) Rail Buses Cars Ferries 0 0 0 0 Other Bus, train, ferry Private car or van Total travel in cities (annual km by vehicles) 2km trips: Most common modes ...

Future of Money

On Nov 7, 2018
@FGraillot shared
In case you've missed it, here are the 10 most attractive #FinTech startups that attended #WebSummit (according to meeting requests). #InsurTech https://t.co/o1MaK3j0pm
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The most in-demand fintech startups at Web Summit 2018

Some of the world’s most influential companies have joined us at Web Summit at the beginning of their startup journey. Over the years…

On Nov 6, 2018
@FintechBot shared
5 Fintech Startups to Watch in 2019 https://t.co/GRaWLsKDHX by @Finextra
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5 Fintech Startups to Watch in 2019

5 of the Hottest Fintech start-ups to Watch in 2019 Who are the fintech start-ups worth banking on i...

On Nov 15, 2018
@LizLum shared
RT @UWCoMotion: #Fintech #startups: Win space & membership at the @BECU FinTech Incubator at #CoMotionLabs @ Startup Hall near @UW campus. Learn more/apply: https://t.co/KGcYRMlVmu @Tomgroenfeldt @ainsleyoc @LizLum @copernicc @BrettKing @Chris_Skinner @jpnicols @davidbrear @netbanker Plz RT https://t.co/cpoUy17G2W
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Calling FinTech Startups

BECU, Washington’s largest community credit union, and CoMotion, the University of Washington’s collaborative innovation hub, recently announced a partnership to create a fintech hub in the ...

Future of News & Journalism

On Nov 16, 2018
@Chanders shared
From me, 8+ years ago. “Data, diffusion, impact: Five big questions the Wikileaks story raises about the future of journalism.” https://t.co/RRAlg5Gzmj
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Data, diffusion, impact: Five big questions the Wikileaks story raises about the future of journalism

Whenever big news breaks that's both (a) exciting and (b) relevant to the stuff I research, I put myself through a little mental exercise. I pretend I have an army of invisible Ph.D. ...

On Nov 17, 2018
@Chanders shared
RT @PabloBochon: Remaking the News addresses "different methods, theoretical frameworks, disciplinary approaches, and epistemological foundations is a remarkable achievement in an era of increasing disciplinary specialization" writes @AngeleChristin in https://t.co/BUmgw1aGlW @Chanders @mitpress
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Remaking the News: Essays on the Future of Journalism Scholarship in the Digital Age

Remaking the News: Essays on the Future of Journalism Scholarship in the Digital Age, edited by Pablo J. Boczkowski and C. W. Anderson. In this turbulent period, Remaking the News: Essays ...

On Nov 19, 2018
@jcstearns shared
RT @macfound: [email protected], a grassroots campaign to support nonprofit news, is in full swing. Check out the initiative to support local, independent news: https://t.co/5HGbx9nd5a #NewsMatch https://t.co/vB5u41KBvk
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Future of Energy

On Nov 14, 2018
@SierraClub shared
RT @SierraClubCO: Great story from @CBSDenver's @CBS4Shaun on the momentum toward 100% clean energy in Colorado. According to clean energy experts, 100% renewable energy could come BEFORE 2040. Nine Colorado cities are already #Readyfor100! https://t.co/ZULZ8MlwME #COleg #COGov
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Clean Energy Experts: 100% Renewable Energy Could Come Before 2040

One week after Coloradans elected a governor who promises all-renewable energy statewide by 2040, clean energy experts say it could happen even sooner.

On Nov 13, 2018
@ClimateGroup shared
RT @Jenny_Chu_: #Saving energy is a no brainer...shares #EP100 member @GodrejGroup at @ClimateGroup workshop today in Mumbai. For more info on their journey to become an energy smart company please read our white paper here: https://t.co/0KLkXmpPYk
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Energy Productivity EP Godrej Industries Limited & Associate Companies GILAC Internet of Things IoT Artificial Intelligence AI Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change IPCC Gross Domestic ...

On Nov 7, 2018
@billmckibben shared
Whoa! The Portland Clean Energy Initiative is going to pass! Taxes big box retailers to put up clean energy in poor neighborhoods. A win on many counts! Thanks to all who organized! @350_PDX https://t.co/UmcnZ4YPLQ
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Portland’s Clean Energy Measure Soars to Victory

Portland’s Clean Energy Initiative, Measure 26-201, looks strong after initial results.

Future of Food

On Nov 16, 2018
@farmingfirst shared
More on #vertical #farming: How can we scale up this new #innovation? Find out: https://t.co/Pyd7Y1D9Lx #agriculture #technology
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Is Vertical Farming Really the Future of Agriculture?

Indoor, LED-lit growing operations produce food without soil or sunlight — but they’re expensive to set up

On Nov 17, 2018
@CivilEats shared
Bay Area friends, join @CUESA for The Future of Food: Subversive Economies at @ferry_building on 11/19. Hear from @mandelagrocery @TheSELC @corrina_gould & @urbantitlth about using creative economic models to subvert conventional capitalist systems: https://t.co/Q4XIgXI3Pi https://t.co/l4SzhJNNw6
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The Future of Food: Subversive Economies

The true meaning of the word economy is “the management of home.” It refers to how we manage labor, culture, livelihoods, and land. Our relationship with economics offers us an opportunity ...

On Nov 4, 2018
@richardbranson shared
Interesting to read how @myiWilife is working to protect the ocean and build a new future for plant-based farming: https://t.co/tlArkJpIoN @OceanUnite #ReadByRichard https://t.co/lDHktG0d9A
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The future of food that’s protecting the ocean

Plant-based nutrition is a global and growing movement, with millions of people worldwide now adhering to a vegetarian or vegan diet. Regardless of the motivation, the stakes for the ...

Future of AI & Machine Learning

On Nov 19, 2018
@etzioni shared
How to find ICLR reviewers. Desperate times call for desperate means... according to https://t.co/GaWELSyQni https://t.co/JZxraE30oL
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Troubling Trends in Machine Learning Scholarship

By Zachary C. Lipton* & Jacob Steinhardt* *equal authorship 1 Introduction Collectively, machine learning (ML) researchers are engaged in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about ...

On Nov 13, 2018
@Miles_Brundage shared
RT @NicolasPapernot: Very excited to share that the program for our #ProtestNIPS 2018 workshop on Security in ML #SecML2018 is now finalized and the list of accepted papers has been posted on the website: https://t.co/rgZRZ4m3lv
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NIPS 2018 Workshop on Security in Machine Learning

NIPS 2018 Workshop on Security in Machine Learning

On Nov 12, 2018
@frossi_t shared
RT @KayFButterfield: Starting your career in AI and ethics and governance and policy? We are looking for someonelike you! Please take time to see if you would be a good fit for this role in San Francisco https://t.co/X8bUrEyLF9
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Future of Climate

On Nov 12, 2018
@WBG_Climate shared
By 2030 the investment potential of #climateaction will be a given. How will this impact markets? See forecasts in this @IFTF and @CIF_Action report: https://t.co/8g1VMUkbeV https://t.co/9qAV0DyiSS
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Mapping the Future of Climate Action

“We need to revisit the narrative and adjust the way we present the prospect of climate action,” said Mafalda Duarte, head of the Climate Investment Funds, at the launch of the report on ...

On Nov 4, 2018
@NRDC shared
Lie: Trump is backing up his environmental agenda with facts. Reality: He has told flat-out lies about the environment. https://t.co/PDw2KUgXwJ
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ON CLIMATE CHANGE

We are not holding our breath that President Trump will start backing up his administration’s environmental agenda with scientific facts. But we are holding him accountable for what he says.

On Nov 7, 2018
@YaleClimateComm shared
How is #ClimateChange impacting your health? https://t.co/sGnVEqP3BO https://t.co/mpTpvMWPJL
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Politics & Global Warming, Fall 2015

This report focuses on how Americans (registered voters) across the political spectrum–Democrats, Independents, and Republicans and liberals, moderates, and conservatives–view global ...

Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity

On Nov 15, 2018
@StaySafeOnline shared
We've taken a look at the role of #AI in #cybersecurity. Check it out ↓ https://t.co/aG5PlKojYA
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The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Cybersecurity

One of the toughest challenges AI faces is related to cybersecurity. This article discusses the role of AI in the unseen world of cybernetic crime.

On Nov 8, 2018
@SecurityWeek shared
Why AI Raises Your Risk of Cybercrime – And What to do About It https://t.co/E7NfkAIx7w via @CISOForum’s CISO Journal
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Why AI Raises Your Risk of Cybercrime – And What to do About It

The robots are coming. It has become conventional wisdom that artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) will increasingly determine our lives going into the future. By 2020, ...

On Nov 14, 2018
@SANSInstitute shared
In #NewsBites: Wordpress is fixing flaws in a compliance plug-in for the European Union’s GDPR. @johullrich notes some irony, and examines what led to the vulnerability in the first place. Catch his Editor’s Note at https://t.co/Npwr4bafGi
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Cars of the Future

On Nov 6, 2018
@DriverlessNow shared
GM, Honda are betting Cruise founder Kyle Vogt can lead the autonomous car pack https://t.co/JFjZNcf0Fk @USATODAY #SelfDrivingCars #AutonomousVehicles
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GM, Honda are betting Cruise founder Kyle Vogt can lead the autonomous car pack

For Cruise CEO Kyle Vogt, the crazier the city the better the self-driving car

On Nov 8, 2018
@DigitalTrends shared
Bosch, Daimler team up to deploy autonomous Mercedes-Benz S-Classes in San Jose https://t.co/4mwkG5EqlI
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Bosch, Daimler team up to deploy autonomous Mercedes-Benz S-Classes in San Jose

In 1986, when Bosch and Daimler joined an autonomous car research project, the technology seemed overly futuristic. The two partners now see the light at the end of the tunnel, and they're ...

On Nov 19, 2018
@WIRED shared
Women can, in some cases, pay thousands of dollars more than men in a year just to get from A to B. https://t.co/E8CpD1s369
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This Week In the Future of Cars: Women Pay More for Transit

Tesla, GM, and Nissan want to restore the fading tax credit for EVs; Waymo is almost ready to go; the Mustang gets electrified; and more car news.

Space Tech Essentials

On Nov 16, 2018
@joe_landon shared
RT @SpaceAngels: 5 things we need to conquer to accelerate space exploration | Great write-up by Space Angels member @CarolPinchefsky for @HPE following @TheEconomist Space Summit #EconSpace @EconomistEvents https://t.co/NTnUMjKe5t
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5 things we need to conquer to accelerate space exploration

Sure, everyone wants to see Planet Earth in the rear-view mirror. But we won’t achieve that goal until we first cover these particular bases. @Enterprisenxt

On Nov 13, 2018
@SPACEdotcom shared
A Decade of Commercial Space Travel — What's Next? https://t.co/kDkjrbxqvQ https://t.co/YC1KzcPkWN
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A Decade of Commercial Space Travel — What's Next?

In many industries, a decade is barely enough time to cause dramatic change unless something disruptive comes along – a new technology, business model or service design. The space industry ...

On Nov 6, 2018
@spacecom shared
ODYSSEUS Space Wins the https://t.co/Hjb8VGS3C4 Challenge in ESA Space Exploration Masters Competition https://t.co/VilGQC6VE3 via @spacecom
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ODYSSEUS Space Wins the SpaceResources.lu Challenge in ESA Space Exploration Masters Competition

BILBOA, SPAIN (Luxembourg Space Agency PR) — ODYSSEUS Space is the winner of the SpaceResources.lu challenge of the European Sprace Agency (ESA) Space Exploration Masters competition that ...

Swiss Innovation

On Nov 16, 2018
@venturelab_ch shared
Technology Transfer and the startup journey of Moritz Lechner of million-dollar quote company @sensirion were at the center of #SUChamps @EPFL. Read up on the startup-soirée in our report. https://t.co/yKAWt75kbG #SwissStartups https://t.co/7FF12uWyNB
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Startup Champions – a night to discover the Swiss startup scene

This week, EPFL through its Innogrants program and Venturelab hosted a unique event on campus for anyone interested in the Swiss startup scene, innovation and entrepreneurship. Reuniting ...

On Nov 5, 2018
@startuptickerCH shared
Swiss startup wins global cleantech competition #cleantech #deeplearning #renewables https://t.co/jTTCK1tVwi | The Swiss Startup News channel https://t.co/ORguZNGrJI https://t.co/8Pr4I1z2s5
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Swiss startup wins global cleantech competition

After a two-week acceleration program in Lisbon, SAMAWATT has won the EDP Open Innovation Award 2018. The EDP open innovation jury awarded SAMAWATT a cash prize of €50,000. SAMAWATT helps ...

On Nov 8, 2018
@startuptickerCH shared
Swiss startup ambrpay wins CV Competition and USD 100,000 cash prize #cryptocurrency https://t.co/jTTCK1tVwi | The Swiss Startup News channel https://t.co/C3zYgGwimL https://t.co/devvFpaMNP
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Swiss startup ambrpay wins CV Competition and USD 100,000 cash prize

The blockchain startup ambrpay has won the first prize of the CV Competition for Finance, the premier gathering of the blockchain community in Crypto Valley. Hauri conceived a new idea this ...

Legal Cannabis News & Trends

On Nov 16, 2018
@MarijuanaFour20 shared
Plug & Play Grow Opps Make Cannabis Cultivation Easy for Canadians https://t.co/jxtDffcQ7r https://t.co/ypOhUpIJ4U
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Plug & Play Grow Opps Make Cannabis Cultivation Easy for Canadians

City Grow offers Canadians personal cultivation spaces, multi-tenant "cannabis condos," and off-site farms aimed at making cannabis cultivation easier than ever.

On Nov 9, 2018
@cannabis_times shared
Legal cannabis got more votes than these politicians (Newsletter: Nov. 9, 2018) https://t.co/NZsocxawP9 via @MarijuanaMoment https://t.co/QJ6RHcXdnw
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Legal cannabis got more votes than these politicians (Newsletter: Nov. 9, 2018)

Fed prosecutors react to Michigan legalization; Marijuana reform supporting Republicans lose reelection; Lesser-known cannabis ballot measures Subscribe to receive Marijuana Moment’s ...

On Nov 15, 2018
@MJChannelOne shared
RT @highergtv: In "Profiles in Legal Cannabis," journalist @MichaelStusser interviews the leaders in the fastest growing industry in the nation. @MJHeadlineNews @MJChannelOne https://t.co/JCGyHDXV7N
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Myles Kahn: Profiles In Legal Cannabis

Higher Ground's Michael Stusser interviews Cannabis Attorney adn Legal Pot Retailer Myles Kahn for "Profiles In Legal Cannabis." Michael Stusser, Higher Grou...

Digital Transformation in Banking

On Nov 8, 2018
@JimMarous shared
RT @FinancialBrand: Conversations Will Shape The Future of #Banking. https://t.co/8oZt3dz6fn @JimMarous @BankingInsights https://t.co/EzU8PrIEjn
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How Chatbots and Voice Are Shaping The Future of Banking

Chatbots, AI and voice technologies will redefine digital interactions in the banking industry, increasing engagement rates by improving the consumer experience.

On Nov 13, 2018
@guzmand shared
RT @JimMarous: The Future of Banking Extends Beyond Financial Services https://t.co/JMEBxrDL3R #banking #fintech #finserv #OpenBanking #APIs @DeepLearn007 @annairrera @andi_staub @cgledhill @SpirosMargaris @ipfconline1 @FinancialBrand @guzmand @Xbond49 https://t.co/ARrbCmhiOl
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The Future of Banking Extends Beyond Financial Services

The banking ecosystem of the future will include far more than just financial services, using data, analytics and digital technology to make consumer's lives easier.

On Nov 15, 2018
@JimMarous shared
RT @FrankJSchwab: Future of Finance I Frank Schwab I Future of Banking I SingularityU Czec... https://t.co/HVkRqPMyON via @YouTube
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Future of Finance I Frank Schwab I Future of Banking I SingularityU Czech Summit 2018

"Is future of financial services in partnering? Many online businesses open their API to others. IT redefines banking. Traditional banking will die.“ Frank S...

Bitcoin Futures

On Nov 9, 2018
@TuurDemeester shared
Adam Back describes the four main features of the Bitcoin network: https://t.co/MdqEZZLAio https://t.co/EZDzVMiKji
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Bitcoin

There are minor differences between the variant of the hashcash mining function used for X-Hashcash mail stamps and the one in bitcoin: a) hashash difficulty can only double or halve, ...

On Nov 12, 2018
@Cointelegraph shared
Blockchain-based cancer research forms part of Austrian government blockchain support https://t.co/GQkHTgvJVR
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Austrian Government Supports Blockchain Cancer Research, Screening Tool

Austria says it wishes to “highlight” blockchain during its upcoming E.U. presidency after announcing support for blockchain-based cancer research.

On Nov 18, 2018
@aantonop shared
If we are going to say "Be your own bank," we must also be prepared to teach people about risk calculation and management. #Bitcoin #security https://t.co/V4aos93K1F
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Security vs. Complexity

In this talk, Andreas reflects on the audacity of "be your own bank," but also the difficulties we will face in translating what that means to people who sti...

5G Mobile News

On Nov 8, 2018
@5GWorldSeries shared
@nokia signs €2b deals with Chinese carriers ahead of #5G → https://t.co/WGfP7E4qOF
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Nokia signs €2b deals with Chinese carriers ahead of 5G

China Mobile, China Telecom, and China Unicom have all signed deals with Nokia to improve their mobile and fixed networks in preparation for 5G.

On Nov 15, 2018
@zahidtg shared
RT @3g4gUK: 5G is in the eye of the beholder: Is NB-IoT really qualified to be called 5G? - https://t.co/gJg1VV7YtC - summary of the discussion below #UK5G https://t.co/wdTLR7AQFC
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Editor’s Corner—5G is in the eye of the beholder

Is NB-IoT really qualified to be called 5G? Some industry stakeholders think so, which set off a new round of discussion on Twitter last weekend as several leading industry analysts and ...

On Nov 14, 2018
@mobileworldlive shared
PARTNER CONTENT #5G commercial deployment is approaching: We are ready! https://t.co/ySYCkMZQpv #HWMBBF @HuaweiWireless #Huawei https://t.co/s0fVPSdi6M
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5G commercial deployment is approaching: We are ready!

PARTNER CONTENT: 2018 is a pivotal year in the development of 5G. The industry has ...

Smart Cities

On Nov 13, 2018
@ErelRosenberg shared
Cities are the states of tomorrow. More and more people worldwide live in urban spaces, making cities powerful economic players #SmartCities #InternetOfThings Via @iota https://t.co/To0RBCBTW0
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Category: Smart Cities

Crowd analytics’ solutions for Smart Cities

On Nov 16, 2018
@IEEESmartCities shared
If you've considered joining the @IEEESmartCities Technical Community but weren't exactly sure what we do, check out the below image for more information! Then, hop on over here: https://t.co/M7TybUoJEZ and join our community. #smartcities https://t.co/mJ5ZGCp165
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Smart Cities Community, IEEE

A community for practitioners and researchers in the area of Smart Cities. Join the community at no charge, and get involved.

On Nov 7, 2018
@IEEESmartCities shared
Back in August, we got to hear all about Coral Gables, Florida and what they have done to turn their city into a #SmartCity from their Director of Information Technology, Raimundo Rodulfo! Check out the recorded #webinar to learn more: https://t.co/Pw2GgR9NrD @CityCoralGables https://t.co/XEm4pmaxwi
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IT & CIO Trends

On Nov 16, 2018
@sdxcentral shared
From SDN-Washing to SDN-Hiding #analysis #SDN https://t.co/m01oAAACH6
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From SDN-Washing to SDN-Hiding

Companies are rebranding their SDN products as SD-WAN, dynamic networking, agile networking, and more to avoid being part of the SDN hype.

On Nov 15, 2018
@evankirstel shared
RT @EricssonDigital: #5G Future gazing: What does Jan Häglund, @EricssonDigital Head of Portfolio and R&D, see happening in the next 18 months? Listen to our podcast with @Dez_blanchfield to find out! https://t.co/uqTyXc50wh https://t.co/5wxFBqDQMd
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Automation of 5G cloud native applications

Jan Häglund, head of R&D at Ericsson Digital Services shares his insights in a podcast on virtualization, telco transformation and how to automate 5G cloud native applications. Jan was ...

On Nov 14, 2018
@robertcathey shared
@TungstenFabric Launches Open Lab to Drive Edge-cloud Ecosystem Growth - https://t.co/0U7Ss7q9Pb #GoogleAlerts
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Tungsten Fabric Launches Open Lab to Drive Edge-cloud Ecosystem Growth

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