1. Archives for August 2018

Monthly archives: August 2018

How a bold innovation is enabling real-time weather data

The impact of climate change is hard to ignore. Natural disasters, like major floods, are increasingly devastating communities worldwide. But what if you had more insight into precise weather information beyond what today’s technologies like radar, single-location stations, and satellites can provide?

An AI will replace my job sooner than yours

Our recent Ericsson Consumer & IndustryLab Creative Machines report states that as many as 1 in 5 think their own job will be replaced by a machine before they retire. Is that really a realistic figure?

How to enable the IoT ecosystem in China

By 2023, the number of cellular IoT connections will have grown to 3.5 billion at an annual growth rate of 30 percent – with the total number of connected devices reaching 31 billion – according to the latest Ericsson Mobility Report. Of these 3.5 billion cellular IoT connections, North East Asia is anticipated to account […]

What happened to my cloud connected home?

About three years ago I wrote a blog post about my connected home, envisioning that we soon would have all our devices in the cloud. But to date, we are still pretty much in the same world as then. We have competing standards resulting in siloed solutions, with little or no cross-standard solutions.

Eternal newbies but instant experts

Have you ever felt like you are living life in the fast lane and slow lane at the exact same time? It seems to me that my short perspective is getting ever shorter and that makes the fact that my longer perspective isn’t moving increasingly hard to adjust for.

5G is the new WiFi

Today 4G connectivity comes at a premium, whereas WiFi is free. But that could all change, and 5G just might be the new WiFi…

This is going to be so much fun!

“The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds the most discoveries, is not ‘Eureka!’ (I found it!) but ‘That’s funny…’” ― Isaac Asimov

Football fans and 5G: How operators can already start winning with live events

As a long-time football fan, I was very much looking forward to this year’s global football tournament in Russia. The great thing about football is that many of us relate to it and have personal experiences attached to it. While the basic game has remained pretty constant from my early experiences as a football fan, […]

5 ways to master the new innovation game

Assuming your organization has a creative mindset, and beyond the possible implications of emerging technologies, a key challenge lies in pinning down what is required from an organizational perspective for innovation to take place. To a large extent, this is the key challenge in the business world today and something that many organizations, especially larger […]