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Annual Global Smart City Revenue is Expected to Reach $88.7 Billion by 2025

By   /  July 21, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess According to a recent release out of the company, “A new report from Navigant Research analyzes the global smart city market, with a focus on energy, water, mobility, buildings, and government services, providing comprehensive profiles of smart city projects and forecasts for smart city technologies, segmented by industry and region, through 2025. […]

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How Cities Will Benefit from the Smart Buildings

By   /  July 17, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Dr. Nicola Davies recently wrote for ExtremeTech, “Should a building be self-aware? Roberto de Bonis, a senior researcher at Telecom Italia that presented at the 4th International SMART Conference in Belgium, discussed smart technology and its application in so-called ‘smart buildings.’ De Bonis believes that, since more than 50% of the world’s […]

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Cutting Business Energy Costs with the Internet of Things

By   /  March 24, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Writing in The Guardian, Duncan Jefferies recently reported, “Smart appliances that communicate with each other and share information using the internet are already available. Indeed, the Internet of things has featured on lists of game-changing technologies for years, and is arguably one of the most hyped tech innovations around. With sensors getting […]

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Smart Cities Are Coming

By   /  September 15, 2014  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

A recent press release states, “Transforming our cities into the Smart Cities of the future will encompass incorporating technologies and key digital developments all linked by machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions and real-time data analytics which sit under the umbrella term of the Internet of Things. Smart cities however must be underpinned by the appropriate ICT infrastructure […]

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Robert Bosch Venture Capital Leads $3.75 million Series A Round for Flybits

By   /  August 21, 2014  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Flybits Inc., a Toronto start-up that has created a context-aware experience development platform for mobile environments, has closed a $3.75 million Series A financing.

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Using Data to Create More Sustainable Communities

By   /  June 11, 2014  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Modeling News, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Daniel Castro of Smart Data Collective reports, “While the potential economic benefits of data are increasingly understood, there are many potential societal benefits from data that have received less attention. One important opportunity is to use data to build more sustainable communities, i.e. communities that use data to minimize their environmental impact. Sustainability is the […]

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RDF is Critical to a Successful Internet of Things

By   /  May 29, 2014  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Do you still remember a time when a utility company worker came to your house to check your electric meter? For many of us already, this is in the past. Smart meters send information directly to the utility company and as a result, it knows our up-to-the-minute power usage patterns. And, while we don’t yet […]

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Making Cities and Services Smarter with Big Data

By   /  April 18, 2014  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Charles Jennings of Public CEO recently wrote, “Imagine: you’re a loyal public servant working for a large city. You understand the critical role cities play in 21st Century societies. You take your job seriously and want to make smart, informed decisions. But you’re very busy, and keeping up with the dizzying array of […]

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Stem is Trying to Make Buildings Smarter with Machine Learning

By   /  December 5, 2013  /  Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Education  /  No Comments

Katie Fehrenbacher of GigaOM reports, “Here’s the basic idea behind startup Stem: install batteries at a building and use software to convert the building over to battery power (instead of using power from the grid) when energy from the power grid is expensive.”

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Seoul: The Future of Smart Cities

By   /  November 27, 2013  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management News  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Tim Smedley of The Guardian reports, “If you want to know what’s happening with smart cities, then look no further than Seoul. The capital of one of the world’s most technologically advanced nations was an early investor in smart technology. At last week’s Smart City World Expo in Barcelona, Jong-Sung Hwang, former CIO of the Seoul […]

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