Blockchain will empower the Internet of Things and enable the creation of identity chains that help prevent spoofing
Two great stories surfaced in the energy space this week - in the first is a study by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory into the benefits of solar power, and the positive outcomes surprised even me!
While the second story reveals that Portugal managed to supply its entire energy needs 100% from renewables for over four days this week
IBM’s World Community Grid and scientists are launching an international study to identify drug candidates to cure Zika, a fast spreading virus that the World Health Organization has declared a global public health emergency.
As the world increasingly races to a future based on cloud computing, a host of new and important public issues are emerging. One of these issues involves the energy and sustainability practices of the datacenters that power the cloud.
News on the climate front is less positive - at our current trajectory, we’re on route to 1.5C of global warming in just over 5 years
And, as if to prove that, India recorded a record breaking 51C yesterday - 51C? - Youza, that’s hot!