The Perfect Name For The Next Generation Of Americans – Forbes

Baby Boomers. Gen X. Millennials. These cohort names get thrown around a lot. That’s because generational marketing is big business. And it makes for simpler discussions to have large groups of people grouped together in big chunks. It’s simplistic, but it’s also a helpful way to understand consumers and your […] Source: The Perfect Name … More The Perfect Name For The Next Generation Of Americans – Forbes

Understanding Peter Drucker’s Post-Capitalist Society | Peak Prosperity

In 1993, management guru Peter Drucker published a short book entitled Post-Capitalist Society. In Drucker’s view, knowledge, not industry or finance, is now the dominant basis of wealth creation, and this transformation requires new social structures.  The old industrial-era worldview of “labor versus capital” no longer describes the key social relations or realities of the … More Understanding Peter Drucker’s Post-Capitalist Society | Peak Prosperity

WHAT IS ROBOEARTH?

http://roboearth.org/   EXCERPT: “Allows robots to Store and Share Information: Robots can use the common representation provided by the RoboEarth language and the scalable storage provided by the RoboEarth database to store and share information. Offload Computation: Robots can use the vast computational infrastructure available on the web for computationally heavy tasks including planning, probabilistic … More WHAT IS ROBOEARTH?

WHAT IS CLOUD ROBOTICS?

http://roboearth.org/cloud_robotics/   EXCERPT: WHAT IS CLOUD ROBOTICS? Cloud robotics is an emerging field of robotics rooted in cloud computing, cloud storage, and other Internet technologies centered around the benefits of converged infrastructure and shared services. It allows robots to benefit from the powerful computational, storage, and communications resources of modern data centers. In addition, it … More WHAT IS CLOUD ROBOTICS?

Precision agriculture – Using predictive weather analytics to feed future generations

http://www.research.ibm.com/articles/precision_agriculture.shtml   Excerpt: “By 2050, it’s expected that the world’s population will reach 9.2 billion people, 34 percent higher than today. Much of this growth will happen in developing countries like Brazil, which has the largest area in the world with arable land for agriculture. To keep up with rising populations and income growth, global … More Precision agriculture – Using predictive weather analytics to feed future generations