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5 Sep 2017
Drone Mapping Data Changes Business Economics
Information Week, September 5th, 2017

"Drone mapping data can dramatically impact the profitability of certain businesses. Should you include it in your business app? Consider these points.

Drones gather mapping data about all kinds of things in the real world. Today we're using apps, data, and IoT devices, including drones rather than human surveyors on site or in a plane. Have you considered how your company might use drone mapping data in business apps to deliver new value to your customers? If not, perhaps you should..."
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6 Sep 2017
Hacking Virtual and Augmented Reality: Short-term FUD, Long-Term Danger
Help Net Security, September 6th, 2017

"I believe virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are on the cusp of mass success, and will dramatically change the way we use technology. However, with new technology comes new attack surfaces.

After watching security researchers and attackers pick apart the Internet of Things (IoT) so easily, it would be foolish not to consider the security of new technologies. So that begs the question - what are the risks of virtual and augmented reality?..."
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4 Sep 2017
Why You'll Wear a Body Camera
ComputerWorld, September 2nd, 2017

"As costs go down, quality goes up and ease of use improves, wearable cameras will become more compelling, even at work. Here's why the body cam revolution is coming...

InfoTrends says people will take 1.2 trillion digital photos this year. That's 100 billion more than last year and nearly double the number taken as recently as 2013.

The rate at which photo taking grows is currently clocked at a whopping 100 billion per year - that means each year humanity takes 100 billion more photos that it did last year..."
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    8 Sep 2017
    The Value of AR to The Enterprise
    Information Age, September 8th, 2017

    "Businesses are finally realising that in the digital era, augmented reality has an important role to play in enterprise...

    From dancing hot dogs to hidden Mr Men and little Japanese monsters, AR connects our real-life and virtual worlds, merging the physical with the digital to redefine our experience of reality. It's clever, it's immersive, and it takes engagement to another level..."
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