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Rapid Feedback: What Makes It Great - for Advanced Efficiency?

Rapid Feedback: What Makes It Great - for Advanced Efficiency?

I was driving to work early on a beautiful summery Monday morning, mentally already in the office getting ready for a busy day. As I approached one familiar intersection, there was a different speed limit sign – not the typical “Speed Limit 20” post planted in the ground, but one that said “Speed Limit 20” and, below it, an announcement of my speed – 27 – in flashing lights. It went even further, flashing a message saying “Lower...

How the attack on the “Internet of Things” brought down Twitter and how you may have helped

Smart Home Security - The Internet of Things Hack

“The Internet of Things” (IoT) is a term coined in 1999 to describe the vast array of connected devices like refrigerators, blenders, cars, cameras, light bulbs, thermostats, pacemakers, and yes, even Barbie.