How the hospitality industry will profit from the IoT

How the hospitality industry will profit from the IoT

The hospitality industry is well positioned to benefit from the IoT. That’s because the IoT is poised to improve the customer experience while also reducing costs.

08/08/17

IoT in the office: Plantronics service blocks annoying noises

IoT in the office: Plantronics service blocks annoying noises

Plantronics introduces another type of IoT product, Habitat Soundscaping, adaptive software that attacks the noise in open offices.

07/26/17

3 ways to track people using location-based services

3 ways to track people using location-based services

More businesses are using location-based services via Wi-Fi, RFID and Bluetooth beacons to track and interact with customers.

07/19/17

AI heading back to the trough

AI heading back to the trough

The expectations over artificial intelligence (AI) are becoming too inflated. AI will indeed change everything, but not any time soon.

07/11/17

Cisco upgrades one IoT platform and announces another

Cisco upgrades one IoT platform and announces another

Cisco now has two Internet of Things (IoT) platforms: Cisco Jasper, which is for cellular-connected devices, and now Cisco Kinetic for all kinds of connected things.

06/28/17

IoT devices or humans?

IoT devices or humans?

Disney has its MagicBands, and now Carnival Cruise Lines has its own IoT device. The Ocean Medallion wearable assists with check-in and creates personal experiences for guests.

06/21/17

Amazon transforms data into bricks

Amazon transforms data into bricks

Amazon is opening physical stores, but it is using data to change the game.

06/14/17

The future of IoT: Where it's heading, what to expect

The future of IoT: Where it's heading, what to expect

The Internet of Things (IoT) keeps changing, here are some thoughts on where it's heading and what to expect.

05/30/17

Adding an IoT dimension to the Tour de France

Adding an IoT dimension to the Tour de France

A look at the challenges that Dimension Data overcame to make the Tour de France an IoT showcase.

05/23/17

Smart buildings start with awareness

Smart buildings start with awareness

Smart, IoT-enabled buildings are coming. Until then, consider a dashboard solution such as Buddy Ohm, which helps building managers make better energy decisions.

05/08/17

MasterCard puts a finger on fraud

MasterCard puts a finger on fraud

MasterCard introduces a new credit card that has a fingerprint sensor.

04/26/17

Cisco makes videoconference technology invisible

Cisco makes videoconference technology invisible

Cisco's new Spark Room Kit and Room Kit Plus have advanced technology intended to make videoconferences simple.

04/19/17

Can Amazon be stopped?

Can Amazon be stopped?

Amazon’s success in ecommerce could be repeating in enterprise communications.

04/12/17

6 reasons why Slack is the next Netscape

6 reasons why Slack is the next Netscape

Tech darlings come and go, and it won't be long until collaboration vendor Slack becomes a memory—like what happened to Netscape.

03/27/17

4 possible outcomes for Avaya

4 possible outcomes for Avaya

As Avaya continues its Chapter 11 process, Dave Michels speculates on four possible outcomes for the company.

03/21/17

Digital fingerprints: The truth is out there

Digital fingerprints: The truth is out there

All of the connected devices and apps leave digital fingerprints, making it possible to track our every move and creating the ultimate lie detector.

03/06/17

AI as advisor, not magician

AI as advisor, not magician

Often we look to AI-like tools, such as Google's Smart Reply, to perform tasks they just can't do. But AI will improve a lot of situations if we reset our expectations.

03/01/17

Unified communications for reals

Unified communications for reals

Workstream communications, a new form of enterprise communications and collaboration, delivers what unified communications promised.

02/14/17

5 things to know about Cisco and AppDynamics

5 things to know about Cisco and AppDynamics

A closer look into Cisco's recent acquisition of AppDynamics

02/07/17

IoT is all business

IoT is all business

The Internet of Things (IoT) will radically transform the enterprise more than the government or consumer markets.

02/01/17

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