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21/04/2017 - 08:47
Saudi Arabian cellco Mobily has claimed the country’s first successful trial of a LoRaWAN-based low power wide area (LPWA) IoT network, in collaboration with long-term technology partner Cisco Systems, testing smart building and asset tracking IoT applications. A company statement said: ‘IoT is one of the main pillars of Mobily’s strategy that...
20/04/2017 - 20:08
New Jersey Institute of Technology Conference Center, Newark, New Jersey, USA September 18-20, 2017 Sponsored by IEEE Princeton/Central Jersey Section (IEEE Region 1)   Since 1978, the IEEE Sarnoff Symposium has been bringing together telecom and communications experts from industry, universities, and governments. The Sarnoff...
20/04/2017 - 09:29
You've probably listen to the phrase "Internet of Things"  or IoT — but you might also be scratching your head figuring out what it is or what it means. IoT cannot only impact how we work but also how we live. Kevin Ashton, digital innovation expert who is credited with coining the term, defines the Internet of Things in this quote: “If...
20/04/2017 - 08:59
New and exciting technology is just within our grasp, by the look of things. Scientists at Trinity College Dublin have come up with an intriguing idea to create transistors made of 2D nanomaterials. While that may not sound exciting, these transistors could be used to provide an internet connection to any object in our daily lives, ranging from...
20/04/2017 - 08:57
Almost a third of executives at large global enterprises believe that the Internet of Things (IoT) faces a major skills gap, and that this is preventing businesses from being able to exploit new capabilities. That is the view from a new report by consultancy Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network, working in partnership with The CMO...
20/04/2017 - 08:56
19.04.2017 | 17:59 fvkoktgm MINSK, 19 April (BelTA) – The Internet of Things technology (IOT) will become widespread in Belarus, Belarusian Communications and Informatization Minister Sergei Popkov said during the opening of a Belarusian ICT forum on 19 April which is held as part of the international forum on telecommunications, information and...
19/04/2017 - 22:28
For the last 3 years we have been tracking the trends of the IoT developer community through the IoT Developer Survey [2015] [2016]. Today, we released the third edition of the IoT Developer Survey 2017. As in previous years, the report provides some interesting insights into what IoT developers are thinking and using to build IoT solutions. Below...
19/04/2017 - 07:15
11th International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence UCAmI 2017 Villanova University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania November 7 to 10th, 2017 Conference Background & Goals The Ubiquitous Computing (UC) idea envisioned by Weiser in 1991, has recently evolved to a more general paradigm known as Ambient...
19/04/2017 - 07:11
Machine learning provides the underlying oomph to many of Google’s most-loved applications. In fact, more than 100 teams are currently using machine learning at Google today, from Street View, to Inbox Smart Reply, to voice search. But one thing we know to be true at Google: great software shines brightest with great hardware underneath. That’...
19/04/2017 - 07:06
The Internet of Things is a natural evolution of IT technologies by connecting basic objects to the network. A light controlled by a mobile phone application or an alarm clock synchronised with a coffeemaker are simple examples. Commercial products operating on the network are already available in France and the UK. Apart from facilitating...
18/04/2017 - 11:58
The Internet of Things is coming fast, and it will drive demand for some IT skills like never before, warns David Foote, partner and chief analyst at the research and analysis firm Foote Partners. In part one of our three-part interview, Foote explained how a lack of IT skills holds most organizations back, and how they need to develop the skills...
18/04/2017 - 11:56
A technological evolution called the Internet of Things – defined as the digital connection via the Internet of mobile devices and everyday objects – should be at the top of IT leaders’ agendas for 2017. Early adapters of IoT have seen major transformations of their businesses, as IoT helps drive operational efficiency, excellence and revenue...
18/04/2017 - 11:55
Companies, like people and cities, have every right to call themselves whatever they please. I come to this conviction, perhaps, as a native of Illinois, where cities like Des Plaines (pronounced dess-PLAINS) and Marseilles (mar-SAILS) defy the sophisticated outsider to apply a French pronunciation. Silver Spring Networks (SSNI, +1.35%), a...
17/04/2017 - 09:51
If fewer people were to own and drive their own cars, parking lots and garages could be converted to other uses. Architecture firm Gensler illustrated how a parking structure might be turned into offices. (Gensler) One of the country’s biggest apartment developers is working on plans for a grand residential complex in downtown Los Angeles that...
17/04/2017 - 09:49
I was eleven years old when my family got its first computer in 1981. It didn't do much. Mostly, I used it for writing reports for school and playing video games. My dad also ran some spreadsheets to help him run his business, but for the most part, the family computer was something us kids spent time with. Things hadn't changed much by the...