Google starts using location instead of domain names for serving country specific services

Country services used to be distinguished by the country code top-level domain names (ccTLD) such as google.fr for France or google.com.uk for England. “Google wants to stop the practice of manually entering the top-level domain to get a country’s services,” according to a report in 9to5google. Read More

Deriving transport benefits from big data and the Internet of Things in smart cities

Public transport is one of the biggest challenges facing cities today – how can big data and the Internet of Things be leveraged to tackle the issues? A recent study has been commissioned by the Department for Transport from consultants Ricardo Energy & Environment to seek a better understanding of the potential opportunities, challenges, enablers … More Deriving transport benefits from big data and the Internet of Things in smart cities

History, Geopolitics, Trade and Macroeconomics – the effect of the Silk Road and the rising sun from the East Part 1.

I’m a big fan of macroeconomics and history and often tend to look the correlations between the past and future in macroeconomic level. At the moment the situation in the world is more than thrilling. One can see that the New World namely Americas is doing very well, the indexes are blowing out of the … More History, Geopolitics, Trade and Macroeconomics – the effect of the Silk Road and the rising sun from the East Part 1.

Real time location system (RTLS) and radio-frequency identification (RFID) or Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) tech, active or passive or what?

Last time I wrote about customer experience and B2B and promised to continue it with part 2. Just a couple of hours ago however, I had an intriguing Facebook discussion with an old friend regarding RFID and BLE tech and decided to write a couple of sentences of them. You should bear in mind these […]

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