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13/08/2017 - 10:53
I’m sure you’ve heard the term: I - o - T. Frankly, up until about a year ago, I didn’t really know what it meant or how important it was, myself. Still, I’ve been hearing more and more about IoT and decided to do a little research. Here’s what I found: IoT is short for Internet of Things. The term refers to the network of physical objects —...
12/08/2017 - 13:30
Have you ever thought of the Toy Story films as sci fi? I think they have many interesting themes that could apply to the Internet of Things. When people start bringing more “smart” devices to their homes, they will create a setting for Toy Story behaviours, such as addictive personalities and leadership conflicts. Digital products send...
12/08/2017 - 13:28
'Businesses need to realise that working in IoT should not require such an extensive variety of skills,' continued Bell. 'What is needed, instead, is a simplification of the technologies behind IoT' Businesses are struggling to recruit employees with the skills needed to make the Internet of Things a success, according to a new IoT Business...
12/08/2017 - 13:26
In the modern world, we are increasingly surrounded by digital sensors, cameras and communications devices sending data cloud-based analysis services. Those devices need power, and designers are finding new ways to draw it from ambient sources rather than rely on batteries or hard-wired grid connections. This week Chemical & Engineering News (...
12/08/2017 - 13:13
Innovation and market perspectives from leading IOT innovators In this first part of our interview with Mario Finocchiaro, he talks about how the term "IoT" feels like a Rorschach ink blot – technology providers have naturally viewed IoT through the lens of their own expertise whether it be hardware, networking or software.  In his view,...
11/08/2017 - 20:59
IoT users are harnessing the power of IoT to transform their businesses so they sell their products as a service rather than in the traditional model. As organizations move from pilots and trials into larger scale deployment, monetisation of the Internet of Things (IoT) is being given far greater attention. That attention critically must cut...
11/08/2017 - 09:54
The EU is investigating how it can best support the deployment of IoT solutions, enhancing their acceptability and adoption by end-users and citizens and foster new market opportunities for EU suppliers. Key to the definition of the policy support is a good understanding of the ecosystem driving IoT innovation, in particular considering innovative...
11/08/2017 - 09:36
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has officially launched the Liberian ePassport booklet,. The official launch took place at the Bureau of Passport and Visas, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The government had suspended the issuance of passports to new applicants and individuals applying for passports on Tuesday, August 1, as they...
11/08/2017 - 09:30
Now that the Internet of Things (IoT) touches almost every industry, should we also be enjoying the Internet of Beer at the end of a hard-working, internet-connected day, asks Adrian Bridgwater? After all, the industrial process improvements that the IoT delivers are already serving (no pun intended) the brewing industry – as seen, for example...
11/08/2017 - 09:02
The Internet of Things term was first coined in 1999, but it is only in recent past that IoT has picked up amongst the industry. IoT has the potential to create massive disruptions and is garnering intense interest in the press as start-ups and established IT firms hasten to jump aboard this bandwagon. A lot of mergers & acquisitions are also...
11/08/2017 - 08:54
Tech investors have grown increasingly bullish about the companies they fund over the last six months, even after a series of much-anticipated IPOs proved to pack more fizzle than pop in 2017. Sixty-eight percent of investors told SharesPost, an industry research firm, that valuations for private companies will increase over the next 12 months...
10/08/2017 - 17:24
Submission deadline: 1 January 2018 Publication date: October-December 2018 The Internet of Things is upon us. Falling technology costs; unparalleled development in complementary fields, such as embedded systems, mobile radios, cloud computing, and artificial intelligence; and massive investments from the industry and governments have all...
10/08/2017 - 15:11
This diagram is a derivative of past article The General Process and Benefits of AIDC Systems, It shows the comprehensive applications and functions of fixed mount barcode scanning systems on production lines, mainly on conveyor belts. There scanners are of various technologies (CMOS, laser, imager and vision). Most scanners send data to host...
10/08/2017 - 15:02
IoTBuild 2017 14-15 November 2017 London Olympia, UK Attend IoTBuild 2017, the only event in the UK directly addressing the complex technology choices and technical challenges of building IoT. If you are building IoT, you can't afford to miss out!   Technical sessions, workshops, demos and training will showcase exactly how to...
10/08/2017 - 14:13
“Standardization and its impact on EU-US ICT collaboration” Participatory webinar by PICASSO project We would like to let you know about the participatory webinar being organised by the European PICASSO project on "Standardization and its impact on EU-US ICT collaboration.” We believe that you will find this interesting and would greatly...