What is Precision Agriculture?

My family has been involved in agribusiness since the late 1800s when my great-grandfather started the family farm in the Beiseker area just outside of Calgary. Over the years, the operation evolved from growing crops to selling farm equipment to…
Defining The Future Through The Evolution of AI

In recent years, the surge of artificial intelligence innovation and steady improvements to the associated technology has reached a point where the promises of the past can perhaps finally be fulfilled. A technology first introduced in 1955, AI has achieved…
Embedded Cryptography Should Be A Requirement for IoT

Security is a top concern for the Internet of Things, as essential as low power consumption, affordability, and wireless connectivity. Because IoT devices are optimized for low power consumption and affordability, many have less than optimal computing resources. The good…
What Carmakers Can Learn from the Mobile Industry

Carmakers are at a crossroads. They can either follow the footsteps of the mobile industry by allowing two platforms — Apple or Android — or they can turn to open-source platforms like Automotive Grade Linux. The idea that vehicles —…
Challenges and Solutions for IoT Security

The Internet of Things (IoT) is occupying the attention of city planners, the ones in the medical world, the energy sector, more particularly, with no parallels in the recent past. The connected devices share a host of data covering many…
What You Should Know about Meningitis in Nigeria

Meningitis is a disease condition in which microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, fungi and even chemical agents invade the protective coverings of the brain and spinal cord, called meninges, causing the immune system in this part of the body to…