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Putting the “Why” in Remote PHY

Data demands are on the rise and Service Providers are looking for functional, cost-effective options. Enter Remote PHY to the scene. Learn more about why a rural operator chose Remote PHY.

Blog Segment

Designing for A Billion Users: Zixuan Zhao on Baidu’s UX Innovations for The Chinese Market

At Adobe MAX, Zixuan will share some of the UX challenges and some of his company’s innovations during his talk Baidu Design: UX Innovations for A Billion Users. Ahead of that, we asked him to tell us more about designing for the Chinese market.

Galaxy

[Interview] An Inside Look at the Planning of the Galaxy Note8

With the Galaxy Note8, users get a bigger Infinity Display, the S Pen to communicate in more personal ways, and Samsung’s best-ever smartphone camera to

Adobe MAX

Design Entrepreneurship

Is it a better or worse climate for designers to be entrepreneurs today compared to five years ago?

cybersecurity awareness

Cybersecurity is Everyone’s Responsibility: 5 ways to turbo charge your security practices

This post was authored by Scott Garrett, GSSO, Cisco and Matt Gyde, Group Executive Security, Dimension Data. The speed at which we operate in a mobile world can result in risky user behaviors that threat actors are taking advantage of in order to breach information. Attackers are targeting the human element of digital IT through […]

cable access

The Advantage of Remote PHY

Introduction of Cisco’s whitepaper analyzing the total cost of ownership advantages of Remote PHY compared to analog Fiber Deep architectures.

News

Spotlight on Local News: 9 Days of Hurricane Irma Facebook Coverage for FOX 13 Tampa Bay

By Josh Mabry, Local News Partnerships As Hurricane Irma hit Florida, local newsrooms across the state used Facebook to engage with audiences around the clock, especially as homes lost power and needed vital information on the storm’s movement. As the…

Product News

Now You Can Order Food with Facebook

By Alex Himel, VP of Local Ordering food for takeout or delivery is supposed to be simple. That’s the point. But somehow it’s gotten complicated. First you need to decide what to eat, then you have to sift through a bunch of options and services. Today, we’re taking the time out of finding what you […]

Beatles

The Cisco Customer Care Power Chord

We’ve been building our own power chord for customer care products — include the right solutions, the right partners, and the right story. Our story is how the Connected Digital Experience benefits the digital journeys of customers worldwide.

Corporate Others

Vice Chairman Oh-Hyun Kwon to Resign as CEO of Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics announced today Vice Chairman Oh-Hyun Kwon plans to resign as the company’s head of the Device Solutions Business and will not seek

Search

The High Five: top search trends this week

Here are a few of the week’s most searched trends, with data from the Google News Lab.  

California wildfires

On Sunday night, devastating wildfires began in Sonoma and other parts of California, causing tens of thousands of people to evacuate and killing at least 30. While emergency responders are still working to contain the fires, people searched for more information: “Where are the California wildfires?” “When did the California wildfires start?” and “What areas of California are affected by the wildfires?” Top searches related specifically to wildfire were “How to stop wildfires, “How to help California wildfire victims,” and “How to deal with wildfire smoke.” Searches in California for “air quality” increased 2,200 percent this week.

Harvey Weinstein

“Who is Harvey Weinstein?” was a top searched question this week, after an overwhelming number of women in Hollywood spoke out against the Hollywood producer, sharing their stories of assault and harassment. Of the women who went public, Rose McGowan, Asia Argento, Ashley Judd and Ambra Battilana Gutierrez were the most searched.

Now free to roam the islands

Southwest Airlines announced this week that it’s expanding its service to Hawaii starting in 2018. Those who “Wanna Get Away” are searching, “When does the Southwest sale end?” “How often does Southwest have sales?” and “When does Southwest start flying to Hawaii?” Planning their next vacation, the states searching the most for Southwest Airlines this week were Nevada, Arizona and Colorado.

Kicked out

On Tuesday the U.S. Men’s National Soccer team lost to Trinidad and Tobago and failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup tournament. Search interest in U.S. Men’s Soccer spiked by 480 percent on the day of the defeat, and the most searched teams this week were from Argentina, the U.S. and Ecuador. Soccer fans searched to find out how and where to watch the U.S. vs Trinidad and Tobago game, as well as “What happened to the US men’s soccer team?”

 

Bundle up

Pizza Hut is adding a topper to your winter outfit with its new Pizza Parka, a real jacket made of the same materials as their new pizza pie delivery pouch. Pizza lovers must know “How to win a Pizza Hut parka,” “How to purchase a Pizza Hut parka” and “How much is Pizza Hut’s parka?” If this put you in the mood for pizza, we can deliver—the most-searched pizza toppings this week were chicken, pepperoni, tomato, sausage and garlic.

2017 3Q

Samsung Electronics Announces Earnings Guidance for 3Q 2017

Samsung Electronics today announced its earnings guidance for the third quarter of 2017.   Consolidated Sales: Approximately 62 trillion Korean won

#iuw17

Cisco Next Generation Utilities, IoT and Smart Cities at Itron Utility Week 2017

For those that will be attending Itron Utility Week in Houston, stop by the Cisco demo area located in the IoT and Smart Cities Knowledge Center.

#CiscoChampionRadio

#CiscoChampion Radio, S4|Ep.12: Cisco TacOps

#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by technologists for technologists. In this episode we’re talking to Sue-Lynn Hinson about the Cisco TacOps Team.

Android

Introducing Android Instant Apps SDK 1.1

Jichao Li, Software Engineer; Shobana Ravi, Software Engineer

Since our public
launch at Google I/O, we’ve been working hard to improve the developer
experience of building instant apps. Today, we’re excited to announce
availability of the Android In…

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