Nadia Cameron: Why Ford is counting on the Internet of Things to drive customer engagement

Shifting the focus from engaging customers through a physical product to meeting their modern transportation needs with end-to-end experience management has triggered a major repositioning for car manufacturer, Ford.

Speaking at the recent Adobe Digital Marketing Summit, Ford’s director of enterprise and emerging IT, Rich Strade, told attendees the heritage of the company saw it interacting with customers at a particular point in time.

Master edge computing possibilities at Network Edge Europe, London 2016

Taking place on 6-7 June 2016, Network Edge Europe is the inaugural gathering of the telco, computing and application community. A key platform for outlining the revenue and business opportunities in this developing area, the event will help forge new business partnerships and verticals.

Endorsed by ETSI, the two-day event brings together more than 100 C-level professionals from across the ecosystem, with speakers confirmed from Google, Amazon Web Services, Nokia, ETSI, EE and Deutshe Telekom amongst others.

Sandeep Gunda: We thought of taking a closer look at the impact of IoT in enterprises

I am Sandeep today we released an infographic on "Internet of Things in Enterprise". I am sure you have observed how IoT is playing a disruptive role in the enterprises today. We thought of taking a closer look at the impact of IoT in enterprises and found that IoT is fast becoming a critical priority for businesses cutting across industry verticals. 

John Parkinson: When Will We Be Able to Trust the IoT?

If you had an unlimited budget and little need for sleep, you could attend most (but not all) of the dozens of Internet of Things (IoT) events scheduled around the world in 2016. You’d not get much actual work done, but you’d hear a lot about what’s possible when everything gets “smart and connected” and the new business opportunities that IoT will enable.

Jason Griffey: How libraries can save the Internet of Things from the Web's centralized fate

Everyone thinks libraries have a positive role to play in the world, but that role differs greatly based on whether you’re talking to a librarian or a patron. Ask a patron what libraries have in common and they’d probably answer: they share books with people. Librarians give a different answer: they share a set of values. It’s time for libraries to step up to those values by supporting access to the Internet and taking the lead in fighting to keep the Internet open, free, and unowned.

Avi Mizrahi : “Ethereum Alternative” Lisk Raises $6m to Win Over Dapps

Microsoft has already integrated Lisk into Azure Blockchain as a Service so developers can deploy dapps on its cloud.

You can tell something made it big in the tech world when you see people make money just by trying to emulate it.

This was the case with bitcoin and now we can see it more and more with Ethereum as well. Lisk, a decentralized applications and custom blockchain platform has recently completed its crowd-fund and raised 14,000 bitcoin (about $6 million).

Sena Quashie : How Blockchain will spur on the IoT revolution

The main advantage of blockchain is to enable people to trust them without the intervention of a "trusted third party". (

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There was the first computer in 1944, the first mainframe in 1954, the first minicomputer in 1964, the first personal computer in 1974, the Macintosh in 1984, the Web with Netscape in 1994, social networks in 2004. And now we have the Internet of ME with Blockchain of Things - BoT.

IoT Council partner IoT Russia organizes #IoTday IoT Day 2016 - Moscow: Blockchain

Within the framework of the International Day of Internet of Things, we would like to invite everyone to discuss the latest trends:

  • • Blockchain
  • • Complexity Science
  • • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • • Cynefin Framework



1) Prof. Dr. Vladimir I. Arshinov, Institute of Philosophy of the Russian Academy of Sciences: The science of complexity in new techno social systems. Cynefin

Sephi Shapira: Why every household is about to get a brand-new fridge

Today’s retail economy is focused on acquisition and retention costs. Getting into people’s homes and turning them into long-term brand buyers is the goal, and appliance makers control an untapped resource — the Internet of Things (IoT) — that can effectively extend a brand or retailer’s supply chain visibility into the home.

Scott Nelson: Searching for a path to IoT security

We probably see 5-10 Internet of Things (IoT) security posts or news feeds every day.  I read one last week that said that “real IoT security is over 10 years away.” The article was an accounting of a panel discussion between experienced security experts so their analysis was a downer for someone like me who believes that the IoT has so much potential in everyday human endeavors. 

Ajay Kadkol: How Internet of Things could connect the bridge between Urban and Rural India

Internet can bring the actual revolution empowering millions in rural areas by connecting to the mainstream in India.

Connecting rural India will provide the essential bond between urban and rural India. It is certain in relaying the benefits of a digital economy to the largest part of the country. It will strengthen in providing education, health, governance and financial services to unserved areas.

Rodolfo Saccoman: The Four Concerns That Must Be Addressed Before the Internet of Things Can Really Take Off In 2016

Sometimes a fridge isn’t just a fridge. Samsung’s smart refrigerator is connected to the internet and allows owners to order food from the supermarket directly from the kitchen. It’s part of the Internet of Things (IoT), an exciting series of technological developments that are set to change the way we interact with machines on a day-to-day basis.


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