Pirates vs. navy: who wins?

Start-ups on one side, corporations on the other. They can bring each other endless opportunities, but compromises are not optional, they're mandatory.

Next destination: Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0: for the industrial sector it's time to innovate and to keep pace with the current technological and digital evolution!

The Big Bang of News

Personalization is fine, but the Filter Bubble is not! How Tapoi is helping online news & media agencies overcome this issue.

AI and energy efficiency

Few days ago I was in Brussels, invited by to speak at a high-level roundtable organized by JRC on Intensive Data Processing and Energy Efficiency – Innovative Green Technologies for Artificial Intelligence. The round table included a number of industry representatives working at the junction of ICT and energy, as well as policy-makers and high-profile scientists. The discussion […]

Can fog computing threaten rabbits?

John is an Australian farmer who had serious problems with rabbits in his wide farm. There are many rabbits in Australia and they consume crops of his farm too quickly. He spends most of his day checking all the area of his farm again and again, to see if rabbits have shown up. Despite the […]

Chatbots for (and with) citizens – Three lessons learnt

Here at U-Hopper, we have gone quite crazy about chatbots lately. For those of you who do not share the hype, chatbots are software programs that, by leveraging artificial intelligence tools and techniques, are able to chat with humans, typically by answering simple questions. At the moment, there is a large variety of chatbots out […]