Intel takes on IoT complexity with carrier-approved boards

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The ready-to-use boards are intended to help vendors and users get IoT up and running quicklyGetting cellular devices certified for carriers’ networks is an expensive, complicated process that’s even harder in the new field of IoT.Smartphone and tablet makers have been dealing with certification for years, spending as much as US$1 million on the process for just one device,...

EU Privacy Rules Can Cloud Your IoT Future

When technology companies and communication service providers gather together at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) next week in Barcelona, don’t expect the latest bells-and-whistles of smartphones to stir much industry debate. Smartphones are maturing. In contrast, the Internet of Things (IoT) will still be hot. Fueling IoT’s continued momentum is the emergence of fully standardized NB-IoT, a new narrowband radio technology. However,...

Banks Need to Be Centralized – Could Blockchain be the Answer?

  The queues in banks have lessened, the digital transformation is progressing, few people are for banks becoming redundant, and few believe banks should rise and serve as the operating system. However, I vote – banks to be centralized! And to some degree, Blockchain could help banks to achieve that. Why Do Banks Need to Be Centralized? Unlike the olden days when data/information was...

LG G6 will have new UX that utilizes Full Vision display

LG Electronics' upcoming G6 smartphone will have a new UX that utilizes the 18:9 ratio Full Vision display, the company has said. The South Korea tech giant on Thursday also posted a teaser on YouTube that highlights features available through the UX on the next flagship phone. LG said the new UX offers better search and multimedia viewing. A camera UX...

Emerging Technologies Fill Oracle’s Smart UX Toolbox

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As companies talk seriously about the workplace role of adaptive intelligence, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and natural language understanding, it’s time to talk about the fundamental shift in user experience (UX) these emerging technologies could also bring about. Our research on emerging technologies reveals three main benefits to developing such a smart UX: Automate tasks to increase efficiency. Advise users...

10 Web Design & UX Trends for 2017 That Can Boost Conversions

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A new year brings new opportunities. And for web designers, an opportunity and a challenge to employ the latest visual trends and user experience tactics. But as any web pro knows, web design must do more than look good, and UX is an essential part of the conversion process. Which is why our agency The Deep End wanted to identify...

HARMAN’S DESIGN HARMONY

Aside from the Soundsticks and their transparent glory, Harman Kardon’s design language is rather established, and easy to point out. Once you get that, superimposing their design values on any product can make it “belong” to Harman Kardon, or any brand for that matter. In design parlance, we call this the product or the brand semantic. Or in simpler...

Agile Storage Infrastructure – Ready For What’s Coming Next?

As the world changes and business demands intensify, serious enterprise businesses have to adopt more agile processes in order to make it through the storm of change. Regulatory and economic conditions have essentially forced enterprise IT to undergo a major transformation. Here’s the problem, though: it isn’t natural for enterprise IT to adapt quickly to new conditions. Many enterprise IT departments...

Agile and DevOps: Better Together?

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Organisations across Europe believe that using an Agile methodology for software development can vastly improve the customer experience, while using DevOps can boost revenue from new sources. A new report commissioned by software company CA said that 67 percent of UK organisations using an Agile methodology saw an improvement in customer experience, while firms using DevOps practices report a 38...

10 technologies which lays the foundation for Artificial Intelligence

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As the market for Artificial Intelligence continues to expand its horizon, large number of enterprises and startups are racing to commercialize the technology. This has led to the AI landscape witnessing significant investment and adoption of the technology over the last couple of years. The terminology was coined in 1955, to describe a newer computer sub-discipline. Since then, the...