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20/03/2017 - 09:18
IOTA is a decentralized, micro-transaction token that is geared towards the Internet of Things (IoT). The crypto-token runs off of Tangle, which has similarities to a blockchain but is much more versatile. The Tangle Ledger Tangle is a cryptocurrency that was developed for the Internet of Things in 2015. The aim of the project was to...
20/03/2017 - 09:15
"Stakeholders in the Middle East are paying significant attention to the growing smart city industry. There have been a number of smart city conferences in the last year, sponsored by both the public and private sectors. Governments have been shifting their services online and on mobiles. New construction projects often incorporate new “smart”...
20/03/2017 - 09:11
The technologies used to improve city services will require standards-based interoperability and security protocols to take advantage of truly smart cities potential, Giant Ideas director Catherine Caruana-McManus said. Speaking at InnovationAus.com’s Intelligent Communities forum in Melbourne last week, Ms Caruana-McManus discussed the...
20/03/2017 - 09:05
... "By 2021, retailers are planning investments in Internet Of Things (70%), machine learning/cognitive computing (68%) and automation (57%). Orchestrating these diverse technologies to provide a more responsive, real-time customer experience is the goal retailers want to achieve in the next five years. Relying on the Internet of Things to...
19/03/2017 - 22:31
This paper develops the notion of heteroclite sociable objects in the context of the emerging internet of things, and examines their transformative effect for understandings of sociability and agency. The notion of sociable objects attempts to capture the heterogeneous identity-shift occurring when heretofore obscure and mute objects ranging from...
19/03/2017 - 22:03
The relentless push to add connectivity to home gadgets is creating dangerous side effects that figure to make the internet even less secure. So says an article in MIT Technology Review. Computer hackers are out there, hacking into websites to shut them down, redirecting users to get advertising money, and doing all kinds of evil things by...
19/03/2017 - 20:26
Prague, Czech Republic, 3 - 6 September, 2017 E-mail: wsn2017 at fedcsis.org We would like to cordially invite you to consider contributing a paper to LASD’17 - held as a part of the Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems (FedCSIS 2017). TOPICS ======================================= Original...
19/03/2017 - 17:50
Well, it's actually science, but for James Bridle science and magic aren't that distinct. Is it a silly prank, a Pagan ritual, or a genius discovery about the next era of mass transit? In a picture posted to Flickr by artist James Bridle—known for coining the term, "New Aesthetic"—a car is sitting in the middle of a parking...
19/03/2017 - 17:04
Over the years, we have witnessed the merging of wireless communications and transportation technologies. This excellent combination of two important fields has propelled our capabilities even further, allowing us to communicate anytime and anywhere, thereby improving the traffic safety, reducing the travel costs, and...
19/03/2017 - 16:44
The Internet of Things (IoT) will soon become critical to helping New Zealand raise its productivity and prosperity, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. Much of the current hype around IoT has been derived from consumer IoT such as fitness trackers and intelligent fridges. The real value to be had from the Internet of Things is in...
19/03/2017 - 16:42
The purpose of the Internet of Things is to track and manage data from devices and equipment -- but the IoT moniker stands for far more than just gadgets. Defining the Internet of Things (IoT) can be simplified down to the connection of everyday things -- like homes, industrial equipment, watches, etc. -- to the internet, for the purpose of...
18/03/2017 - 20:27
Wishful world, Wishful thinking? Het internet verbindt niet alleen mensen, maar ook objecten en bovendien mensen met objecten. Het Internet of Things (IoT) brengt connectiviteit naar een ‘next level’, vraagt om innovatie, experiment, onderzoek en debat. Op 10 en 11 april vindt de zesde Rotterdamse editie van de International Internet of...
18/03/2017 - 09:13
I had the pleasure of attending the Smart IoT London event, the UK's largest gathering of Global IoT expertise over two days, from 15-16th March 2017 at ExCeL London. As theinternetofthings.eu reader and collaborator, I decided the shares some of my thoughts and findings in this article. The main event features: * Leading experts from...
18/03/2017 - 08:28
As television was changing home entertainment back in the 1950s, there were naysayers who believed TVs were just a fad. As television was changing home entertainment back in the 1950s, there were naysayers who believed TVs were just a fad. Decades later, nearly 100% of homes in the United States had at least one TV. The Internet of Things (IoT...
18/03/2017 - 08:26
In our current age of Machine to Machine communication (M2M), the Internet of Things (IoT), and now the Internet of Everything (IoE), all of which incorporate autonomous functions and ‘machine learning’ into their performance, everyone’s talking about Smart Cities, says Dave King, President and CEO of IPS Group. But no one’s defined what the smart...