Andrew Timm: The Internet of Things Needs Innovators With These Three Traits: Sound Like You?

I’ve been attending PTC’s flagship conferences for a decade. While the keynote speakers are always exciting, Malcom Gladwell’s presentation this year was especially meaningful. I’ve always understood what was being discussed at a technical level, but this year Gladwell didn’t talk technical – he told a story – one that I connected with deeply.

Smart City plans should come up in consultation with people: Venkaiah Naidu

Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today said that a ‘Smart City’ is what the citizens want their places to be and the city-level plans should be evolved based on extensive consultations with them. Smart City Plans will be evaluated in the second stage of City Challenge competition based on such consultations and their economic and environmental impacts, Naidu said.

Yash Mehta: Coolest Internet of Things Gadgets buying list

In this connected era of the Internet of Things people are looking to make their all their things smart and connected. Here are some great Internet of Things gadgets to buy.
  • Brief about article: In starting of first 2 paragraphs, writer gives a brief introduction about Internet of Things and its importance for all the devices. Then he takes these following IoT gadgets with the tagline of coolest IoT gadgets:-
  1. Apple Watch 
  2. Google Glass 

Brian Truong: on a mission to replace annoying/ineffective ads

The idea actually started from my own experience trying to build a news app -- it was so hard to monetize with ads and paywalls that we had to close it down. While working in venture capital, I realized that surveys were expensive to run but that perhaps we could ask a survey question when users come onto sites.

We realized it could actually work when we tried out our product on a couple of sites and saw that 50% of users would answer the questions out of good will.

FP Staff: Why Internet of Things will change cybersecurity forever: Gartner

Over 20 percent of enterprises will have digital security services devoted to protecting business initiatives using devices and services in the Internet of Things (IoT) by year end 2017, according to Gartner, Inc. Gartner defines digital security as the risk-driven expansion and extension of current security risk practices that protect digital assets of all forms in the digital business and ensures that relationships among those assets can be trusted.

Researcher Assistant / Research Associate: Developer - Internet of Things infrastructure for event/exhibition spaces (Fixed Term)- closing 23 September 2015

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 11 months in the first instance.

An opportunity has arisen for a researcher-developer to work with us in creating a platform to enable new, engaging interactive experiences within event/exhibition spaces.
The project entails close collaboration with partners from a number of internationally renowned arts organisations.

Internet of Things: The Rise of the Interconnected World


The Internet of Things Summit returns to Boston next week on September 9 & 10.

Join over 150 dynamic practitioners at the Westin Waterfront Hotel for unrivalled networking opportunities, educational presentations and interactive panel sessions surrounding the key trends and challenges in creating a more connected world. We are offering all group members $300 off two-day passes with the code ‘IOT300’.

Presentations include:

7th International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics: IMCIC 2016

Conceptual and instrumental relationships among Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics are continuously growing, cross-fertilizing each other and generating important theoretical and technological synergies. Similar concepts and theories support both Complexity Science and Cybernetics. Informatics and cybernetics have been increasingly related via computing, communications and control technologies; and even some authors conceive them as the same but with different names, emphasis or orientation. Complexity and Informatics have been supporting each other in theory and practice.

Manu Jeevan: Interview with Andrew Hudson – From smart data to smart cities

Can you tell us a little about yourself and what you do?

I am the Director of The Bartlett Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA) at University College London and Professor of Digital Urban Systems. CASA is a unique lab – it is almost an entire University in a single space, with postdocs from Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Geography, Psychology, Architecture and Urban Planning.  The centre has been around for 20 years and specializes in urban modeling, the simulation of cities, big data and the Internet of Things.


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