Over Labor Day, I thought about the situation for the many, often unseen, homeless and the working poor in the Jungle and elsewhere in Silicon Valley.
The first products are about to adopt the new 802.15.4p positive train control standard, which promises to decrease fatal accidents on railways around the globe.
Everything that uses energy uses too much if it. Energy Efficient Ethernet reduces power in wired networks.
Emotional prosthetics, modular smartbands and sixth sense necklaces make up finalists for Intel’s Make It Wearable Challenge.
Smart thermostats are not only for the well-to-do. One group is developing them to help keep tenement dwellers warm.