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Carriers Are Embracing VoWiFi

Leading carriers are beginning to offer voice over Wi-Fi services, which may include HD voice and could lower the costs of calls.

Carton Recycling Network Formed

The Carton Council of North America has formed a Carton Recycling Champions network, a group of companies committed to improving carton recycling. Inaugural members are: Boxed Water Is Better, Crystal Creamery, Dean Foods, Fat Tuesday,...Show More Summary

Level 3 supplies cloud-based video services to iStreamPlanet

Level 3 is making headway with its growing video business, winning a deal to provide its Video Cloud solution to video streaming provider iStreamPlanet, which will deliver it to major media and entertainment outlets.

How Apple HomeKit Is Already Changing The Smart Home Industry

At Apple’s AAPL +0.23% developer conference this year, the secretive tech giant devoted less than a minute and half to unveiling HomeKit, its iOS-based protocol for hooking up connected gadgets in the home. But 90 seconds was all startups and hardware makers needed to begin scrambling to figure out ways to fit into Apple’s master plan Continue reading ?

Publication: 'The Rise of Hydro-Diplomacy - Strengthening Foreign Policy for Transboundary Waters' @adelphi_berlin

3 hours agoUtilities / Water : WaterWired

Adelphi Research produced this publication funded by the German Federal Foreign Office: The Rise of Hydro-Diplomacy: Strengthening Foreign Policy for Transboundary Waters. The authors are from the upper echelons of water and conflict wonks. I know Aaron T. Wolf (very well), Geoff Dabelko and Ken Conca. Heavy hitters all. Download...

BYOA Advantages and Challenges Similar BYOD

BYOD is more evolved than Bring Your Own Application which, in turn, is ahead of Build Your Own Application.

Elgato unveils smart home line-up with strong Apple influence ahead of IFA 2014

Elgato has become the latest company to reveal its smart home aspirations ahead of next week’s IFA 2014 conference through a trio of products that work exclusively with iOS and will soon include Siri control. The German-based firm’s press release detailed a range of sensors, light bulbs and an intelligent power solution that can all Continue reading ?

Nokia 130: a budget feature phone

Recognizing the rapid growth of ultra-affordable mobile phones, Microsoft Devices today unveiled the Nokia 130, a mobile phone designed to introduce millions of people to new digital experiences. At just PKR 2,850/-, the Nokia 130 combines...Show More Summary

$18 Trillion Windfall: Health And Productivity Benefits of Efficiency Top Energy Savings

A report by the global body responsible for energy analysis finds the total benefits from energy efficiency upgrades equals the energy savings. The IEA report upends decades of conventional thinking about efficiency, and should lead governments and corporations to sharply increase their efficiency budget. read more

Multiscreen service will drive more activity around content rights

During this week's IBC show in Amsterdam, one of the key trends to emerge was how the battle for content rights is going to continue to heat up as online video providers expand their libraries.

Verizon's Shammo: Economic uncertainty is delaying new enterprise service deals

Verizon may have the right next-gen business service tools in place, but the near-term reality of legacy declines and an uncertain economic environment is dampening overall enterprise revenue growth.

Rackspace's shares drop after it ditches plans to sell company

Rackpsace has abandoned its efforts to find a buyer and has chosen to remain independent while naming a permanent CEO to lead the company.

Does Energy Have a Place in the Sharing Economy?

A shared electricity future is still that: the future. But it’s not necessarily so futuristic. A shared economy in energy is looking less like The Jetsons than something that’s just around the corner. I bet we’ll be ubering up kilowatt-hours before long – and before we get into a flying car. read more

NEI CEO Marv Fertel to Participate in Ex-Im Bank Press Conference

NEI CEO Marv Fertel will be participating in a press conference on the U.S. Export Import back today at 1:30 EDT in Room S. 115 at the Capitol. Also participating will be:Sen. CantwellSen. ManchinSen. KirkSen. GrahamMs. Kavia Kusum, President, Combustion Associates Inc.Mr. Show More Summary

Lowe’s wants to be your smart home gateway

For home improvement retailer Lowe’s, the ongoing explosion in the Internet of Things has created a few challenges. For example, thousands of home automation and security device makers all want Lowe’s to sell their products. The problem:...Show More Summary

The U.N. Climate Summit

The United Nations Climate Summit September 24 has an interesting format. It brings together 120 heads of state (or their representatives)to “announce bold actions that they will be taking in their countries.” These, I assume, could be anything on-topic, so there may be some nuclear energy-related announcements. Show More Summary

Good News: EPA Standards Could Lower Electricity Bills

It's frustrating to hear opponents of climate action once again use the threat of higher electricity rates as a scare tactic to try to stop the EPA's Clean Power Plan. We know it has many people concerned. The good news is we have more evidence than ever before to prove our opponents wrong. read more

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