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27/02/2017 - 12:01
Creating smarter, safer and more efficient transport through Robotics, IoT & AI. The Machine Intelligence in Autonomous Vehicles Summit will showcase the next generation of connected vehicles, powered by the internet of things, artificial intelligence, connected devices, sensors, virtual assistants, wearables and predictive intelligence....
27/02/2017 - 10:30
IoT, NB IoT, Cat M1….. so many acronyms, but what does it all mean? Right now I’m at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the largest mobile industry gathering in the world. As we expected, IoT demonstrations and technology are everywhere –in particular the ability to connect to the Internet of Things (IoT) over a 4G LTE network. This is...
27/02/2017 - 10:28
Michael Refalo, director at Creolabs, explains how the Internet of Things is set to bring a revolution in the way children are educated. Creolabs is one of the most successful start-up companies to come out of the Microsoft Innovation Centre. Its mission is to assist local students in enjoying a significant and innovative education experience...
27/02/2017 - 10:25
A new study funded by IBM and ARM reveals that while business leaders are seeing positive impacts from the Internet of Things, barriers to adoption remain. The IBM/ARM sponsored 'Economist Intelligence Unit IoT Business Index 2017' involved 825 business leaders, of whom 400 were C-level executives. It found that nearly three-quarters (73%)...
27/02/2017 - 10:23
The number of connected devices in the home is already staggering. The notion that the world around us, particularly in tech-friendly North America, is becoming more connected by the day isn't necessarily surprising. What may raise an eyebrow or two is just how prevalent connected internet gadgets already are. What makes the sheer volume...
27/02/2017 - 10:21
To succeed, your IoT strategy must focus not just on the technology, but also on the users and the business case. Feb 26, 2017—The Internet of Things has been a buzzword in the technology community for years. The phrase has become something of a catch-all for any and all new technologies that leverage connectivity to either streamline or...
26/02/2017 - 09:55
The overall objective of TagItSmart! is to create a set of tools and enabling technologies integrated into a platform with open interfaces enabling users across the value chain to fully exploit the power of condition-dependent FunCodes to connect mass-market products with the digital world across multiple application sectors There is 600k in...
26/02/2017 - 09:22
Technology has always been a critical force deeply intertwined with the evolution of cities. From the first human settlements millennia ago to the industrial revolution to today, technological breakthroughs have impacted the buildings we use, the way we get around and how we live, work and play in the urban space. The development of smart...
26/02/2017 - 09:13
As smartphones have proliferated, so have the kinds of people obsessed with them, from car-makers to media chieftains. Every year, they gather at Mobile World Congress, an annual extravaganza that brings together telecom companies, internet giants, handset makers and everyone in between to talk mobile computing for four days in Barcelona. The 2016...
26/02/2017 - 09:11
Walk around any phone store or browse online, and you’ll find rows of similar looking rectangular shaped smartphones. Compared to some of the crazy designs pioneered by Nokia, Ericsson and the rest in the early days of mobiles, things look pretty tame now. It’s also an age when sub-US$200 smartphones are powerful enough for most people and...
26/02/2017 - 09:10
An index of Gearhead RPi goodness and IoT coolness I've been writing about the Raspberry Pi, the Internet of Things, and supporting technologies for some time and here, for all of you RPi aficionados, is my list of related Gearhead posts in reverse order. Enjoy ... and to get early warning of a new Gearhead post, sign up for my...
26/02/2017 - 09:06
Researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Microsystems Technologies Laboratories (MTL) have built an ultra-efficient power converter that consumes just half of the power needed by typical converters. The device could be built into low-power Internet of Things (IoT) sensors and body-powered electronics. Most power...
26/02/2017 - 09:04
The relentless drive to digital transformation among tech and non-tech companies pushed mergers and acquisitions to record levels over the past year, the latest analysis finds. Now, artificial intelligence and machine learning loom as the next wave of hot targets for companies seeking new market leverage. EY, which tracks M&A activity...
25/02/2017 - 21:56
Intuition, argues Gerd Gigerenzer, a director at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, is less about suddenly "knowing" the right answer and more about instinctively understanding what information is unimportant and can thus be discarded. Gigerenzer, author of the book Gut Feelings: The Intelligence of the Unconscious, says that...
25/02/2017 - 20:38
1oT announces the launch of its global self-service based platform called 1oT Terminal at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, held on 27 Feb - 2 Mar 2017. The platform is addressed to small and medium-sized startups to help them scale worldwide and deploy cellular connectivity with ease. The launch will take place at MWC...