Fortune Global Forum

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Reimagine, Rewire, Renew: Winning in the Disruptive Century Since 1995, the FORTUNE Global Forum has convened the CEOs of the world’s biggest companies on the emerging frontiers of global business. At a time when new technologies are disrupting every industry and creating new opportunities for innovation, there could be no better setting for our 2015 meeting than San Francisco. Our program will...

Moooove over Lindsay Lohan. I have an Ankle Bracelet toooo!

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Did you know that female cows in heat change their walking patterns in a particular way? This was discovered when Fujitsu placed pedometers on cows, making them tech-chic with IoT connected wearable ankle bracelets. This small bit of data was used to then more effectively inseminate the cows thus increasing yield significantly. As part of the Fujitsu GyuHo SAAS offering using Microsoft’s Azure...

2 for the Price of 1: Wearable Tech Expo & IoT Evolution Conference & Expo have Joined Forces

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Get your gear on for Wearable Tech NYC AND the IoT Evolution Conference! I am excited to attend this conference once again this year and see the difference two years can make in the burgeoning fields of Wearables and IoT. On the Wearables side, the conferences feature a wide variety of speakers from Misfit Wearables, Intel/McAfee, Platronics, US Olympics Committee, and many more. And as we all...

Wearable Technologies Conference 2015 Canada

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WT | Wearable Technologies will finally be coming to Canada with the WT | Wearable Technologies Conference Series. We already look forward to meeting old and new friends in Toronto – one of the most vibrant cities for wearables right now. Registration will open shortly. In the meantime you can pre-register here to get notified as soon as registration is open. Interested in becoming a speaker? Send...

Wearables: Can They be Practical & Look Good?

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I had the privilege and great fun this past CES to join Joanna Stern personal technology columnist at the Wall St. Journal, Michael Bell – GM New Devices Group at Intel, Chris Glode – GM for Connected Devices at Under Armour, and Carmichael Roberts – partner North Bridge Venture Partners and MC10, in a discussion of wearables today and in the near future. In the advent of #AWE2015,...

Become a “Super” with Augmented Reality

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Augmented World Expo takes place next week in Santa Clara, CA. I had great fun of speaking with Ori Inbar, CEO and co-founder of Augmented Reality.ORG which produces AWE, and together we took a dive into what makes Augmented Reality and its sister on the spectrum from immersion in reality to complete virtualness (Don’t go Matrix on me. Though happy to debate whether this whole life we lead...