“Stop looking at your ‘things’ as … things”: IoT BBWF round-up

There’s no doubt that a lot of people will be talking about the Internet of Things at this month’s Broadband World Forum, and it’s been no different here at the Official Broadband World Forum Blog over the last few months, with a host of contributors turning their attention to the oncoming tech revolution many think is going to eclipse even mobile in terms of its disruptive power and influence. Indeed, a guest post from Amdocs pointed to expectations that “the connected car revolution… will hit $17 billion by 2018” adding that “the number of M2M device connections worldwide is set to grow from less … Continue reading “Stop looking at your ‘things’ as … things”: IoT BBWF round-up

Rise of the machines? The hopes & fears of Jon ‘Maddog’ Hall

An hour on the phone with Broadband World Forum keynote Jon ‘Maddog’ Hall constitutes a very engrossing sixty minutes indeed. Hall, executive President of Project Cauã and director of Linux International (and probably the most recognisable and longstanding champion of open … Continue reading Rise of the machines? The hopes & fears of Jon ‘Maddog’ Hall