Glasgow Sets Trend for Internet of Things

Glasgow Sets Trend for Internet of Things

Glasgow now boasts an Internet of Things (IoT) network across 12 square kilometres of the city. The network is one of the most advanced in the world and has been developed and installed by a consortium including Stream Technologies, Semtech, Boston Networks and CENSIS, as well as Glasgow, Strathclyde and Glasgow Caledonian universities.The model will allow local businesses to start up their own...

Buy now, pay later with big data

Buy now, pay later with big data

When we browse the web, we leave traces - breadcrumbs - everywhere. And when it comes to online shopping, retailers face a problem. There are no smiley sales staff to tell you how great you look in th...

Big new project for Big Data

Big new project for Big Data

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is taking the big data movement very seriously indeed. It has just announced that it will be providing $3 million in funding to launch the Massachusetts Open Clo...