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25/03/2017 - 09:16
The internet of things is fast becoming an intrinsic part of our lives and society. Hays’ Steve Weston asks what app developers can do to take advantage of that. The internet of things (IoT) is changing every single aspect of our lives at a rapid pace. It is connectivity on a worldwide scale – and this presents an incredibly exciting business...
24/03/2017 - 19:41
As far as decision-making mechanisms go, there is no better example than the human brain, so Artificial intelligence must evolve to emulate it. Strategy matters in war. But behind every good strategy is good data. Take Korean War veteran and US Air Force officer John Boyd as an example. He was tasked with analysing the outcome of dogfights...
24/03/2017 - 19:37
Before the invention of the train and refrigeration, drovers would walk their cattle from as far as Scotland to provide beef for the hungry citizens of London. On this long journey, an animal could lose as much as 100 pounds in weight, so would need to be fattened up before being sold at the market. The drovers would look for places to feed their...
24/03/2017 - 08:49
FutureTech Congress is an event consisting of three simultaneous projects taking place: FinTech Digital Congress, InsurTech Digital Congress and BIG DATA: Think Big CEE Congress. FutureTech Congress is the largest event focused on the promotion of development policy and support entrepreneurship by promoting technological, technical and business...
24/03/2017 - 08:18
Internet of Things technology is all around us. From cars to dishwashers, everyday items are becoming connected devices. So, how does that connectedness translate to the future K–12 classroom? According to a 2016 survey by Extreme Networks, smart schools are using IoT technology to track school buses, attendance and student ID cards, and to...
24/03/2017 - 08:17
While the internet of things may seem relegated to the realm of automated lightbulbs and doorlocks, the truth is that more businesses are unlocking the value of what an interconnected system of devices can really mean for unlocking true business value. Right now, the internet of things (IoT) is realising advancements in real-world scenarios:...
24/03/2017 - 08:15
There is movement afoot in the internet of things (IoT) space, and it’s going to change everything. This year, CES was laser focused on applications, highlighting intelligent voice interfaces in the vein of Amazon’s Echo/Alexa. We heard less about IoT and more about intelligent and connected products. This doesn’t mean that the IoT is done, it...
23/03/2017 - 21:36
As Karim Attia steered his yacht, Serenity, from its slot in Barcelona’s historic Port Vell on Wednesday evening, two small onboard sensors dutifully recorded the temperature, humidity, and air pressure from around the vessel. Then, every two minutes, they logged that information in the Bitcoin blockchain, creating a permanent and unimpeachable...
23/03/2017 - 21:20
The book "2030 The Driverless World" is a futurist view for how we can get to 2030. The focus is on how the driverless car will communicate with human drivers and this will make city infrastructure, wearables into Cognitive IoT. Her goal with this book is to open a global dialog to influence open interoperable standards in car communication...
23/03/2017 - 14:08
It is a smart, gesture and voice controlled display that manages your life and seamlessly blends beauty and technology into your home or office. Personal Assistants are seeing increased adoption in all  demographics. According to the 2017 Accenture  Digital Consumer Survey, 46% of US consumers are using voice-enabled digital...
23/03/2017 - 13:13
Blockstack is a new internet for decentralized, server-less applications. Building on Blockstack starts with single-page applications built in Javascript that are downloaded onto user devices. Developers plug into blockstack.js, which provides API’s for authenticating the user, grabbing application data from the user, and storing new application...
23/03/2017 - 09:20
Honeywell today announced that it is joining Georgia Tech’s Center for the Development and Application of Internet of Things Technologies (CDAIT), reinforcing its commitment to grow its Atlanta presence. This follows Honeywell’s announcement late last year that it would create more than 730 software engineering jobs at its new U.S. Software Center...
23/03/2017 - 09:19
In coming days there will be a remarkable growth in production of Autonomous Cars. We luckily live in times when we see revolutions in technologies every day. Hence, in next few years, we will be accompanying extreme changes in the use of self-driven cars. The infographic is therefore made for you to examine what are the revolutions taking...
23/03/2017 - 09:14
It is being called the Next Industrial Revolution, but does everyone know what it is? The Internet of Things (IoT) has become an increasingly growing focus of technology and innovation among startups and large enterprises. While the concept is far from being new, recent developments in technology that allows connectivity of a seemingly...
23/03/2017 - 09:11
While the internet of things may seem relegated to the realm of automated lightbulbs and doorlocks, the truth is that more businesses are unlocking the value of what an interconnected system of devices can really mean for unlocking true business value. Right now, the internet of things (IoT) is realising advancements in real-world scenarios:...