The Peggy Smedley Show

//The Peggy Smedley Show
The Peggy Smedley Show, the voice of M2M and connected devices, is an informative, yet fun talk show hosted by Peggy Smedley, president of Specialty Publishing Co, and and Editorial Director of Connected World magazine. The show features discussions with top newsmakers and technology companies and in-depth analysis of the week’s biggest connected device stories and trends.

06/26/18 Insights into Health Apps; Early Detection with Big Data; Managing Pregnancy through IoT

Segment 1: Insights into Health AppsPeggy asks: Do health apps really work? She explains that health apps in general aren’t as effective as they could be, and there are just too many different people looking to self-manage their health and each of these individuals have unique needs. She adds that health apps have incredible potential, [...]

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06/19/18 Cybersecurity in Healthcare; Helping the Elderly Live Happier; New IoT Drives Women

1 Cyber-security in HealthcarePeggy kicks off the episode, saying cybersecurity is a big issue in healthcare and it seems to be getting worse. Today, cybercriminals continue to prove they are clever. She explains the most common problems are still user practice issues and outdated software. She continues that threats are preventable and we need to [...]

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06/12/18 AI in Accessible Healthcare; Health Tech Behind the Scenes; A Women’s Touch

Segment 1: AI in Accessible HealthcarePeggy says there is a culture around the futuristic robotic movies and television, showing the impact of AI (artificial intelligence). She explains that AI could open the door for more accessible healthcare that relies on relevant accessible data. Going forward, technology can help reinvent the healthcare industry by helping humans [...]

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06/05/18 Devices Help Seniors Age in Place; Redefining Women’s Work; Innovating Our Youth

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05/29/18 Ag and Healthcare; Automating Harvest Equipment

Ag and HealthcarePeggy says agriculture and healthcare have some things in common—including the fact they both have a direct impact on global health. Peggy says accuracy is important in both, as medical errors can cost human life. She also explains that technology is being used to improve accuracy and reduce errors, and data analytics are [...]

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05/22/18 Benefits of Blockchain and Agriculture; IoT Measures and Manages Plants, Ag in Illinois

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05/15/18 AI for Ag; Data and Skills; Tech and the Global Market

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05/08/18 Microsoft’s Approach to Ag; Microsoft FarmBeats Drives Data; On the Farm in Africa

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05/01/18 Sensing Tech in Ag; Data Drives Farming; Digital Ag Is Here

Tech investment in agriculture isn’t new, but there are still adoption hurdles that need to be ironed out. Monsanto and The Climate Corp. turn farming data into actionable insights. On-farm production and the decision making tools and technologies.

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04/24/18 Changing Distracted Driving; Driving Awareness; Keeping Roads Safe

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