Sábado, Octubre 31, 2020
Whether you’re at work, at home, off on vacation, or simply out on the town doing some shopping, you can’t escape the Internet of Things. For those still not in the know, the Internet of Things is a system of connectivity that takes computer devices, digital technology, objects, and people,...
Orlando, Florida, has launched its first-ever smart city strategy to “guide efforts to be a centre of innovation, technological advancement and resilience”. The Future-Ready City Plan has been presented – via a virtual meeting room – for additional feedback from residents and will be taken to City Council for approval next...
Technologies such as 5G and IoT will help to drive the cities of the future, making them intelligent, react to real-time events, and improve well being amongst its citizens. What are smart cities, what technologies do they rely on, and what challenges do smart cities face? What are Smart Cities? Smart...
The Snail is a Braille reader that works smooth as silk on a surface that’s predictably bumpy! It can record the text as it reads for future playback and it even syncs with a Bluetooth headset so the visually impaired can listen to the book without disturbing others. Features...
Increasingly, contractors and water quality companies are looking at technological solutions to see them through the pandemic, turning to cloud-based platforms that can support all aspects of business: sales, dispatch, customer service and reporting. The most pressing needs so far have been about addressing remote work issues and the need for contactless...
WASHINGTON, DC, September 30, 2020 – The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved today US$6.9 million in additional financing for the Haiti: Renewable Energy for All Project. This financing aims to scale up renewable energy investments to expand and improve access to electricity for health infrastructure, households, businesses, and...
Gamification increases employee happiness and motivation when applied to learning and training and increases customer engagement and awareness when it's used in marketing. So what exactly is it? Gamification uses principles and elements of game design in conjunction with non-game activities such as learning and marketing. According to the Center...
Alphabet  and Google CEO, Sundar Pichai, is the latest tech giant kingpin to make a public call for AI to be regulated while simultaneously encouraging lawmakers towards a dilute enabling framework that does not put any hard limits on what can be done with AI technologies. In an op-ed published in...
SEGC minimised the impact of construction by relocating wild animals, 180 mesquite trees across the site to a wildlife park Shanghai Electric Group Company (SEGC) has topped out the central tower of the world’s largest single-site solar park, Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park (MBR Solar Park) that Dubai...
The autonomous shuttles, which operate in Masdar City, are wheelchair accessible and enhanced with deep learning tech UAE-based sustainable and smart transportation company ION, which is is a joint venture between Bee’ah and CE-Creates, has partnered with autonomous driving systems firm NAVYA to operate and maintain the company’s electric and...
This pioneering Dutch farm has found clever ways to generate higher yields using less space and fewer inputs. They’re growing food that’s more sustainable and economical too. Despite being a small, densely populated country, the Netherlands is one of the world’s biggest vegetable. 
Can our technology reflect the diversity of the people who use them? At Davos 2019, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella outlines the challenges tech giants face to provide products for our complex world. He also lays out how his company tries to live that reality in everything it does.  Information from:...
This company has pledged to exhibit new games, revolutionary technology and player-centric solutions at the Las Vegas event. Scientific Games, through its subsidiary, Bally Gaming, announced Wednesday it will be showcasing its commitment to ‘Reimagine Play’ at the 2019 Global Gaming Expo (G2E) on Oct. 14-17 at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas. Visitors will get...
Minoan art is the art produced by the Minoan civilization from about 2600 to 1100 BC. The largest collection of Minoan art is in the museum at Heraklion, near Knossos, on the northern coast of Crete. Minoan art and other remnants of material culture, especially the sequence of ceramic styles, have been used by archaeologists...
The Louisiana poker scene may be on the way up after recent changes in the state’s casino laws. On May 23, the state’s governor signed a new law allowing significant land-based expansion for casino operations for the state’s 15 riverboat casinos. In Louisiana, casinos were legalized in 1991 as riverboats,...