Internet of things surge

Juniper Research indicates that IoT connected devices will grow from 13.4 billion in 2015 to 38.5 billion in 2020 – 285% increase. The majority of the devices will be in the industrial and public sector due to the strong business case with examples such as Michelin and John Deere transitioned to services using IoT. The…


Microsoft Ignite: The what’s-next-in-tech experience

May 4–8, 2015 Chicago, IL The best and brightest minds will be all in one place to talk cloud infrastructure and management, productivity, big data and the internet of things, unified communications, mobility and more. So welcome, thinkers. And get ready for a glimpse at what’s possible today and in the future. New year. New…


ACM Webcast with Vint Cerf and Stuart Feldman, April 23: "Internet’s Future Social Implications: Upheaval or 'Trek’s' Promise?"

Register TODAY to attend the next free ACM Webcast, "Internet’s Future Social Implications: Upheaval or ‘Trek’s’ Promise?", presented on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at 1 PM EDT (12 noon CDT/11 AM MDT/10 AM PDT/5 PM UTC), part of the ACM Learning Webinar series. The talk will be followed by a live question and answer session….


Celebrating 40th Anniversary “Social Issues in Computing”

A few people were invited to contribute articles in honour of Kelly’s and Allan’s seminal book, Social Issues in Computing. The University of Toronto has a blog in celebration of the 40th anniversary in the publication of the pioneering work. Here are the initial entries: Authors (Kelly) Gotlieb and (Allan) Borodin interviewed: http://socialissues.cs.toronto.edu/2013/01/interview-p1/ Vint Cerf…