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IoT Invigorates Operational Intelligence

The emerging Internet of Things (IoT) extends digital connectivity to devices and sensors in homes, businesses, vehicles and potentially almost anywhere. This innovation enables devices designed for it to generate and transmit data about their operations; analytics using this data can facilitate monitoring and a range of automatic functions. 703 more words

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General Henry Maitland “Jumbo” Wilson was appointed commander in chief of the Middle East and, under orders from Winston Churchill, mounted an expedition to occupy the small Greek islands of Kos, Leros, and Samos in September 1943 with the object of creating a diversion during the Italian Campaign. 1,139 more words


28 November 1915 - Viney bags a sub

Flight Sub-Lieutenant Taunton Elliot Viney (1 Wing RNAS), accompanied by a French officer, Lieutenant Colley le Comte de Singay (a French flying officer attached for interpreting duties who flew voluntarily as an observer), were patrolling off the Belgian coast in their Henri Farman when they saw two submarines side by side on the surface near Nieuport. 43 more words


Nigerian Navy arrests vessel with 400-tanker load of stolen crude in Warri

In what it described as one of its biggest breaks in its fight against oil theft, the Nigerian Navy has arrested a motor transport vessel (MTV) laden with about 4,000 metric tons of substances suspected to be stolen crude oil. 622 more words


Frische St.Gallener - Neuigkeit: Successful Family Structuring and Operations: Mastering the challenges

Sehr fundierter Bericht, die Lesezeit ist gut investiert.

: Successful Family Structuring and Operations: Mastering the challenges. Family Office Forum. London, 2015. — – An international structured family as a case study – How to remain united and successful as a Family – Best practice of maintaining wealth creation and operating Business – Successful wealth preservation and preparing the next … 35 more words

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Inventory of Things

Advances in digital and radio technologies enable practically every kind of device to be connected to the Internet. Ability to communicate — gather data and send commands — to household appliances and means of transportation as well as to measurement and diagnostic, and manufacturing and distribution control equipment brings about innovative solutions and services in such areas as digital healthcare, smart energy production and distribution, logistics and transportation, mobile workforce management, personal and property security, connected home and smart city. 648 more words


Setting the grade

In a an earlier post, I tested how many cars an Sn2 Forney could pull.  Click here to see post and watch video.  In that post I showed how many cars an Sn2 Forney could pull on level track and hypothesized about how many a Forney might pull on 2% or 3% grades.  1,076 more words

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