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Cisco Blog | IoT Isn’t Just About the ‘Thing’

by Anthony Grieco, Senior Director and Trust Strategy Officer
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Internet of Things (IoT) is the term du jour. As adoption increases the natural question becomes, how has it been secured? To understand an effective security strategy for IoT, we first need to understand where the value from IoT is generated. The ability to use data, collected from a variety of locations and sources, to drive decision making is a key asset of the IoT and one that will help organizations to reap the financial benefits it promises.

Values-Aligned Collaboration Unleashing Financial Health

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Many organizations are throwing aside the “go-it-alone” mentality in favor of working together to address complex challenges and scale their innovations.
 
Increasingly, collaboration can be a competitive advantage for FinTech startups focused on improving the financial health of underserved consumers and small businesses. And as more innovators and startups consider partnership as a path to scale, it’s especially important to think about mission and values alignment as a key factor for success.
 

Consumers Energy Encourages Robotics in Local Schools

The Bart Hawley Show Features Consumers Energy Foundation Monique Wells, Stem & Robotics Director
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Consumers Energy is sponsoring the upcoming statewide high school robotics championship this month at Saginaw Valley State University. On Monday, Monique Wells appeared on JTV-TV (Jackson) with guest host Carolyn Bloodworth to talk about the Company’s support for STEM and robotics

Digging into Social Sector Tech Challenges at Taproot's U.S. Pro Bono Summit

Lessons in Designing a Cross-Sector Convening
Blog

In 2017, Taproot Foundation set out to deepen the impact of pro bono service. With the launch of our Campaigns, we’re now forging new directions in how to use pro bono service to address our most pressing global challenges, to purposefully develop our nonprofit and for-profit leaders, and to flexibly respond to the ever-changing needs of nonprofit organizations.

Samsung emPOWER Tomorrow Program Concludes with Awards and Showcase in Miami to Shine Spotlight on STEM Projects

Program Promotes Exploration in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from Young Female Students at Lakeview Elementary
Press Release

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. & MIAMI, April 3, 2017 /3BL Media/ — Samsung Electronics America  (KRX:005930) (“Samsung”) today unveiled the  projects from the Samsung emPOWER Tomorrow program at Lakeview Elementary School in Miami, Fla.

Arrow Electronics Wins “Innovation of the Year” Award for Second Consecutive Year at Lean & Six Sigma World Conference

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For the second year in a row, Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) walked away with “Innovation of the Year” honors in March at the Lean & Six Sigma World Conference, the leading conference on business process improvement.

IT Training Helps Young People Thrive in India’s Digital Economy

by Dipak Basu, CEO of the Anudip Foundation
Blog

Anudip Foundation is a nonprofit company working for the economic empowerment of at-risk youth. We believe the key to human progress and sustainability is skill development and financial stability.

Arrow Electronics’ SAM Car Ranked Top Car Innovation of 2016

Press Release

CENTENNIAL, Colo., March 28, 2017 /3BL Media/ The Semi-autonomous Motorcar, or SAM Car, that Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) built for a former racecar driver paralyzed from the neck down, was named the best car innovation of 2016 by Business Insider.

HP's Technologies for Everyone Series | Energy for Everyone

by Chandrakant D. Patel, HP Chief Engineer and Senior Fellow, and Anna Tang, Executive Assistant and Coordinator, HP Affinity Groups and Virtual Communities
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This is the first article in a new series entitled “Technologies for Everyone.” The series will share a subset of technical and engineering fundamental courseware available on “Brain Candy” — HP’s internal branded and curated learning platform.

Reinventing the Classroom | HP and Yale Team Up to Create a Blended Reality Future

by Gus Schmedlen, VP of Worldwide Education, HP, and Randall Rode, director of Campus IT Partner Relationship and Development, Information Technology Services, Yale University
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Take a moment to wrap your mind around these Yale students’ astonishing projects in blended reality using a range of HP technologies, including Sprout by HP.

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