Japan to install 300m connected devices in 2020

Japan is set to introduce 300m smart devices and 100m connected smart homes by 2020, with the first in line being a network of connected cars.The country will also spend US$7.6bn to build 3.4m connected homes and install more than 400,000 smart meters by 2020.The move comes after Japan announced a plan to install the […]

Google+ is not a ‘cloud-based’ company, Google says

Google is not using Google+ as a cloud-based platform, according to its latest earnings report, as the search giant has yet to establish a presence in the cloud.The news comes as Google+ was one of the first tech companies to embrace Google’s cloud-centric ambitions.Google’s latest earnings release showed that the search engine giant has lost […]