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Accelerate the 'Internet of Things' by @AgilePoint | @ThingsExpo [#IoT]

Java Developer's Journal - 7 hours 53 min ago
The Internet of Things (IoT) promises to evolve the way the world does business; however, understanding how to apply it to your company can be a mystery. Most people struggle with understanding the potential business uses or tend to get caught up in the technology, resulting in solutions that fail to meet even minimum business goals. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Jesse Shiah, CEO / President / Co-Founder of AgilePoint Inc., will show what is needed to leverage the IoT to transform your business. He will discuss opportunities and challenges ahead for the IoT from a market and technical point of view, including the various connectivity technologies, microcontrollers and processors available with a strong focus on applications. He will also show you how to get started from a business and technology perspective so you can quickly bring to market connected solutions that expand business revenue, optimize operations and delight customers and users.

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FCC, FTC Sue A&T for Throttling Data Speeds for Millions of Customers

eWeek - Application Development - 8 hours 58 min ago
AT&T allegedly conducted the data slowdowns against some 3.5 million mobile customers even though they had contracts that allowed unlimited data use.
Categories: Media

CEO Chen Has High Hopes for BlackBerry Classic Phone

eWeek - Application Development - 9 hours 48 min ago
Time will tell if BlackBerry is reading the market correctly and it can regain customers, or if this strategy and new product will fail to gain momentum.
Categories: Media

Daily Tech Briefing: Oct. 29, 2014

eWeek - Application Development - 10 hours 13 min ago
CVS, Rite Aid chains kill Apple Pay in favor of proprietary system; Microsoft bundles bottomless cloud storage with Office 365; FCC slaps Telcos with $10M fine for data breaches; and more.
Categories: Media

Hackers Reportedly Breached White House Network

eWeek - Application Development - 10 hours 43 min ago
Hackers reportedly breached an unclassified network at the White House. An administration official said the White House took steps to mitigate the risk.
Categories: Media

Verizon to Launch Droid Turbo Smartphone on Oct. 30

eWeek - Application Development - 10 hours 45 min ago
The Droid Turbo comes with a 5.2-inch, 2,560-by-1,440 quad-HD AMOLED display and a battery that promises up to 48 hours of power.
Categories: Media

Microsoft Grows Its Cloud OS Partner Network

eWeek - Application Development - 10 hours 53 min ago
The company extends the reach of its Azure-powered cloud platform for hosting service providers.
Categories: Media

IBM, Twitter Partner to Bring Social Data to Enterprises

eWeek - Application Development - 12 hours 8 min ago
IBM and Twitter announced a major deal that enables IBM to tap into Twitter's data feed to make that data available to businesses to use to make better decisions.
Categories: Media

Amazon Buy Box: The Internet's $80 Billion Sales Button

eWeek - Application Development - 12 hours 26 min ago
For third-party retailers, winning the Amazon Buy Box is crucial. Here's what the Buy Box is and how retailers can be Buy Box winners.
Categories: Media

HP Makes Push Into 3D Printing and Intros Sprout PC System

eWeek - Application Development - 12 hours 58 min ago
The offerings, part of HP's new Blended Reality initiative, give the industry a glimpse of what's coming after HP splits into two.
Categories: Media

Apple Pay: The Pros and Cons of Using This Mobile Payment System

eWeek - Application Development - 13 hours 36 min ago
eWEEK takes a look at the pros and cons of using Apple Pay, as well as why some merchants to shy away from Apple's mobile payment application.
Categories: Media

Cisco, Freescale Launch Consortium for Ethernet Networking

eWeek - Application Development - 15 hours 8 min ago
The vendors, along with Aquantia and Xilinx, want to develop technologies that will increase the speed of existing networks built for 1 GbE.
Categories: Media

Skyera Crams 136TB Flash Capacity Into 1U Box

eWeek - Application Development - 15 hours 54 min ago
Skyera's approach to flash storage allows enterprises to be smarter about how they satisfy their data demands, its CEO said.
Categories: Media

IBM Adds Cognitive Flavor to Watson Explorer

eWeek - Application Development - 16 hours 8 min ago
IBM announced the availability of a cognitive-infused Watson Explorer, a combination of data exploration and content analytics capabilities.
Categories: Media

EMC Announces Hybrid Cloud Service, Acquisitions

Devx: Latest Published Articles - 16 hours 18 min ago
The company purchased Spanning and Maginatics.
Categories: Media

Survey Finds Disagreement Between Mobile Developers and IT Managers

Devx: Latest Published Articles - 16 hours 27 min ago
IT decision makers have a rosier outlook on their companies' mobile maturity and HTML5.
Categories: Media

Microsoft Extends Office 365 for iOS, Android Developers

eWeek - Application Development - 16 hours 38 min ago
Microsoft announced a bunch of new features for Office 365 developers, including new APIs and new and improved support for iOS and Android mobile development.
Categories: Media

Paessler Offers 30 Sensors to PRTG Network Monitor Freeware Users

eWeek - Application Development - 17 hours 8 min ago
About 200 sensor choices are available including options for Windows WMI, Linux/Unix/OS X, VoIP/QoS, SQL database servers and others.
Categories: Media

Verizon Denies Web Request Tokens Intrude on Users' Online Privacy

eWeek - Application Development - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 04:19
Verizon Wireless continues to face criticism about privacy concerns involving its mobile advertising platform that targets ads to users. Verizon says customer identities are not shared.
Categories: Media

It's Time for Web Companies, Users to Face Facts About Data Privacy

eWeek - Application Development - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 04:16
NEWS ANALYSIS: Web service providers and their customers have diametrically opposed views about the privacy of customer data. It's about time that both sides face reality about the lack of real privacy for personal information.
Categories: Media