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By Felicity Francis, BISNOW

The Real Potential of Smart Buildings Is Buried In Data

The clever gadgets and the Internet of Things are just the tip of the iceberg - the current possibilities. Read on to find out how data will help create a true smart building.

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By Michael Urie

NextGen Perspectives on...Big Data and Smart Technology

How important is big data and smart technology to the next generation? and how can we harness big data and smart technology to innovate within the construction industry?

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By Jonathan Wilson

Are 'All Electric' Buildings The Future?

The UK government has set an ambitious target to reduce carbon emissions by 80% of 1990 levels, by 2025. The use of fossil fuels as the primary source for heating and cooling buildings is a substantial contributor to carbon emissions, and its continued use by the construction industry is likely to impact the UK’s ability to achieve this target.

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By Michael Urie

The Internet of Things in Construction

In simple terms, IoT is a network of embedded sensors, meters, appliances and devices capable of sending and receiving data about changes to their current physical state and surrounding environment over the internet.

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New stores deliver retailers an average 12% uplift in online sales

Revo launches ‘Tomorrow’s World: Retail on the line’ omnichannel research report

Topics: Technology, Retail

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By Steven Bennett

A Bright Future for Retail

The demise of traditional shopping habits, the rise and rise of online, shrinking profits for department store operators, retailers seeking to renegotiate leases and developers rethinking their plans for shopping developments whilst business rates can be crippling are just some of the challenging factors that retail world faces.

Topics: Technology, Retail

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Construction's Going Digital

At the RICS conference there was a focus on digitisation following the recent warning in the Farmer Review that construction must 'modernise or die'.

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New Project Map Tool

As technology has developed, the increase in the use of internet maps has expanded. With smart phones and tablets, GPS can now pinpoint where you are at any given moment and tasks like visiting a place for the first time or locating the nearest landmark is now something of the norm.

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