Category Archives: politics

Central Nervous System for Earth

central nervous system for earth

HP invents a “Central Nervous System for Earth.” HP proposes sticking billions of sensors on everything in sight and boiling down the resulting flood of data into insights for making the world a better, greener place. But what sets HP apart from its rivals is its determination to create a smarter planet almost entirely within house, from sensors of its own design and manufacture to servers to software to the consultants who will tie it all together. And its first customer could not be less green: Shell Oil.

http://www.fastcompany.com/1548674/hp-joins-the-smarter-planet-sweepstakes?partner=technology_newsletter

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Positive Views of Israel, Brought to You by Israelis

JERUSALEM — The Israeli government, deeply worried about the country’s declining international image, began a campaign on Wednesday to turn every Israeli — and ultimately every Jew — into a traveling public relations agent.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/18/world/middleeast/18israel.html?partner=rss&emc=rss