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07/08/2017 - 11:07
The problem of locomotion is a known challenge in VR. How does a user immerse oneself in a virtual world if they are wearing a VR headset in an enclosed space and can’t walk or move much farther than a few meters? There are several solutions to this problem, including one that is known as teleportation, i.e. allowing a user to instantly move to...
07/08/2017 - 10:42
Sir, Ed Crooks’ Big Read article “Industrial futures” (June 28) and the subsequent letters from IP Europe (June 30 and August 1) and ACT — The App Association (July 30) underline the extent of the divisions in Europe on just how best the EU can position itself to reap the economic benefits of the internet of things. At the heart of making the...
07/08/2017 - 10:40
AI is gaining more and more popularity in all the spheres of our lives: 67 deals were made with AI-related companies in 2011, while the figures for 2015 showed 400 deals. And 2016 broke a record with 140 contracts signed only during the Q1. In 2012 Autonomus Tractor Cooperation (ATC) presented Spirit, an unmanned tractor prototype. They said...
06/08/2017 - 08:29
Alibaba is going to turn the historic city of Macau, and world’s largest gambling center, into a smart city of the future via the services of Alibaba Cloud, it has announced today. Healthcare, transport, city governance, tourism, and talent development will be the focuses of the project that will begin this year, according to a Memorandum of...
06/08/2017 - 08:23
Here’s a summary of news you can use this week about the Internet of Things. Get this summary in your inbox every Friday morning when you subscribe to Stacey’s newsletter. Don’t forget the physics in cyber physical security: A presentation from a Honeywell security researcher showed off an area that many forget when thinking about securing...
06/08/2017 - 08:20
Nathan Pearce of Fresno is excited to be getting a new device that can read his prescriptions. The 17-year-old has a genetic condition that slowly took his sight. Nathan is a typical teenager who wants more independence and now, with the device called Scrip Talk, he's getting it. "I don't want everyone else telling me what medicine I'm...
05/08/2017 - 14:06
Writing for the Verso blog, Adam Greenfield, the author of Radical Technologies: The Design of Everyday Life, parses the unacknowledged ideology that silently shapes the discourse around "smart cites." Greenfield points out that the technological infrastructure—the software, hardware, and code—proposed for smart cities is too often regarded as...
05/08/2017 - 14:05
State, county and local agencies weren’t on a Top 10 list of early adopters in a recent Internet of Things (IoT) survey, but government officials and a dean at the university behind the report identified several issues implicit to public-sector adoption of IoT, which is already changing how it operates. The findings, released July 25 in the...
05/08/2017 - 14:03
Green infrastructure is now a proven approach to managing stormwater in our communities, and one that comes with many co-benefits, including reduced urban heat island, improved biodiversity, improved air quality, and more. Internet of things (IoT) technologies like sensors, controls, automation, and network-connected devices offer the opportunity...
04/08/2017 - 11:52
WF-IoT 2018 Call for Papers and Proposals. Theme: Smart Cities & Nations Organized by IEEE IoT Initiative.With IEEE Multi-society sponsorship  The 4th IEEE World Forum on The Internet of Things (WF-IoT 2018) in Singapore seeks contributions on how to nurture, cultivate, and accelerate the deployment of IoT technologies and...
04/08/2017 - 11:45
Technical Paper Submission September 8, 2017 4th IEEE World Forum on Internet of Things (WF-IoT 2018) Theme: Smart Cities & Nations 5-8 February 2018, Singapore Organized by the IEEE IoT Initiative With IEEE Multi-society sponsorship Call for Papers and Proposals The 4th IEEE World Forum on the Internet of Things (WF-IoT...
04/08/2017 - 09:05
The CityVerve initiative is looking for ideas for digital transformation projects to improve public services in the city centre Following the completion of a market consultation exercise last month, the council has issued an invitation to tender looking for providers of smart city technology addressing one of three key areas: mobile city...
04/08/2017 - 09:03
A move by the Senate that’s anything short of disastrous these days is something of a rarity, but the self-described world’s greatest deliberative body managed to come up with something good this week when two senators introduced legislation seeking to secure the Internet of Things. The product category, which covers internet-enabled devices that...
04/08/2017 - 08:53
As automakers like Tesla, Toyota, and Volvo focus on developing vehicles that can interact autonomously with their environments, Ari Teman is exploring ways the cars of the future could interact with you. The inventor, designer, and technologist told Futurism he sees biometrics, which is “the ability for a vehicle, an environment, or a service to...
04/08/2017 - 08:52
Based on the new report "RFID Forecasts, Players and Opportunities 2017-2027", IDTechEx Research finds that in 2017, the total RFID market will be worth $11.2 billion, up from $10.52 billion in 2016 and $9.95 billion in 2015. Aug 02, 2017 Mr Raghu Das Based on the new report "RFID Forecasts, Players and Opportunities 2017-2027", IDTechEx Research...