Posts tagged ‘Internet of Things’

When Data Meets Philosophy

When it comes to big data, philosophy is a bit overwhelmed. Attitudes vary tremendously. Some people fear it, others see it as necessary (but distrust it), others warmly embrace it – yet caution that we need new ethical mechanisms to keep it in check, while others believe we need not concern ourselves with ”why” something happens, and instead just let the data ”speak for itself”. Continue Reading


The Internet of Things: Is Your Business Prepared?

The term Internet of Things, or IoT, has circulated for a while now. Most people consider it just a buzzword, but the reality is that it is here and here to stay. The IoT is real in hospitals, where advanced systems are being used to track and manage patients and medical equipment. It is real in smart homes, smart cars, and a variety of other places. What does the IoT mean for your business? More importantly, what can you do to get your business ready? Continue Reading