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Making our cities smarter and safer

Boston’s new Mayor Martin J. Walsh in 2014 changed the way that the government operated by using data (input and output) to create a unique More...

7 admirable start-ups that are driving social change

How many of us have fallen prey to ridiculous online games or apps and wondered what kind of insane amount money the creators were able More...

Microsoft is teaching cybersecurity to cities around the world—for free

When it comes to information systems, you can never be too cautious, especially with the increased reliance in a digital age.  Cyber attacks and hacking More...

The Higher ED Blog: Incubators generate results but still might not be worth the investment

How do you attract and retain the startup or early stage business that is poised for rapid growth, innovation, and job creation? This is a More...

Why Toronto is a hotbed of pioneering wearable technology

While tech hubs such as Silicon Valley are the most recognizable when it comes to the development of technology, it seems that Toronto has developed More...

The myth of the tech whiz who quits college to start a company

Tech founders are in the news daily and as it would appear, they all seem to fit the same three criteria: they are young, technically More...

The Rise of the Robotic Co-Worker

Remember those days when we wished we had a robot to perform our daily mundane tasks, or how we envisioned by 2020 people would be More...

How can technology help us understand and reduce youth unemployment?

The number of young people in developing regions between the ages of 15 and 24 is estimated to double from 200 million to 400 million More...

Does government really know anything about innovation?

On January 22, the Intelligent Community Forum will name its Top7 Intelligent Communities of the Year, shrinking the list of the Smart21 down to the More...

How Personalized Medical Treatment Benefits the Medical Industry

It does not matter whether you are young or old, the diagnosis of a condition like HIV or cancer is a grim reality heaped upon More...

How to Choose Shutters for your Home?

While screens and glass have practically eliminated the need for shutters at home today, they are still quite popular among homeowners who like to add More...

Reddit cofounder: The next Google is one visa away from leaving U.S.

Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian has recently spoken out against the current immigration practices of the United States, specifically when it comes to highly skilled technology More...