Posts tagged “Internet of Things”

September 12, 2016

Premium Lock Wearables' next hot play? NCSU turns body heat into electricity

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a new design for harvesting body heat and converting it into electricity for use in wearable electronics. The experimental prototypes are lightweight, conform to the shape of the body, and can generate far more electricity than previous lightweight heat harvesting technologies.

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September 12, 2016

Premium Lock 60 headlines not to be missed: WTW week in review, part 2

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part two.

September 12, 2016

Premium Lock 60 headlines not to be missed: WTW's week in review

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one:

Updated September 9, 2016

Premium Lock RIoT's reaction to $100K NC IDEA grant: 'Humbled and thrilled'

RIoT RIoT, which stands for Regional Internet of Things, is a fast-growing organization with nearly 3,000 members that is focused on growing the IoT industry across North Carolina and elsewhere. Earlier this week, the NC IDEA Foundation chose RIoT as one of nine grant recipients sharing nearly $1.2 million. The RIoTers, as they call themselves, are thrilled to have been selected.

Updated September 9, 2016

Premium Lock Forecast: Customer demand to drive analytics services growth at 11% a year

Enterprises will increasingly depend on analytics and insights to deliver business outcomes, requiring higher-value professional services, says a new forecast from Technology Business Research.

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September 8, 2016

Premium Lock Inside HPE: Services group adapting to meet demands in rapidly shifting IT landscape

HPE Analysis: On Wednesday, Hewlett Packard Enterprise said it would spin off software units in an $8.8 billion deal that it says will help it focus on faster-growing businesses. The groups include big data, security for big companies and IT operations management units. They will merge with U.K. software company Micro Focus International PLC. So what's next for HPE? Technology Business Research analyst Kevin Collupy takes a look.

September 8, 2016

Premium Lock Climate exec praises Triangle for Cleantech Cluster efforts

Cooperation and collaboration between government, academics, and private industry is the "Triple Helix" of successful cleantech projects, and the Research Triangle is "good at forging partnerships," an international expert told the annual meeting of the Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster on Wednesday. Nearly 11,000 jobs have been created and $1.3 billion invested in cleantech across the region since 2009. But RTCC chair notes: "We have a long way to go."

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September 7, 2016

Premium Lock Inside Lenovo: Data center future will be determined by its ability to refine sales execution

Analysis: Despite a return to revenue growth, Lenovo's Data Center Group must be more agile in adaptation of go-to-market initiatives to secure future success, says Technology Business Research analyst Krista Macomber. Lenovo's Data Center Group is based in RTP.

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Updated September 7, 2016

Premium Lock CED Tech Venture profile: Reveal Mobile, turning location data into dollars

Reveal Mobile works with customers such as app developers to turn location data from wireless device users into higher rates of mobile ad responses - and more revenue. Reveal will showcase its wireless beacon technology at CED Tech Venture.

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September 7, 2016

Premium Lock NCSU, Intel researchers speed up PC core-to-core communications

Close up of a microchip Researchers from North Carolina State University and the Intel Corporation have developed a new way to significantly accelerate core-to-core communication. Their advance relies on hardware to coordinate efforts between cores for multiprocessor operations.

September 6, 2016

Premium Lock Analyst: Analytics honeymoon over - customers demand 'tangible business value'

Innovation What's happening in analytics these days? "From a professional services perspective, customers expect their vendors to go beyond implementing software to help them extract deeper business insights from their data. This reflects what I see as the end of analytics' honeymoon period," says research analyst Jen Hamel.

Updated September 6, 2016

Premium Lock AT&T, Qualcomm to test controlling drones over cell network

Drone deliveries to your house or business may have become more likely today with news that AT&T and chip maker Qualcomm are going to test controlling drones over AT&T's cell network.

September 5, 2016

Premium Lock CED Tech Venture profile: Signbase, pioneering wayfinding technology

Signbase, an emerging company with operations in the Netherlands and Raleigh, says its "wayfinding" technology enables "smart signage" at conventions, trade shows and other places where people are provided live directional and program information.

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September 5, 2016

Premium Lock 56 headlines not to be missed: WTW week in review, part 2

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part two.

September 5, 2016

Premium Lock 56 headlines not to be missed: WTW's week in review

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one:

September 2, 2016

Premium Lock CED Tech Venture profile: Petrics, an app, system for better pet healthcare

An app for better pet healthcare? You bet. For pet lovers, managing the healthcare needs of our dogs, cats, birds - whatever - can be challenging and time consuming. A Wilmington startup, Petrics, feels our pain. Its business is designed to make pet healthcare better - and easier. Petrics is among the presenting startups at the CED Tech Venture 2016 conference.

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