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07/06/2017 - 09:26
Connection begets connection. In 1999, 18 years ago, when just 4% of the world’s population was online, Kevin Ashton coined the term Internet of Things, Neil Gershenfeld of MIT Media Lab wrote the book “When Things Start to Think,” and Neil Gross wrote in BusinessWeek: “In the next century, planet Earth will don an electronic skin. It will use the...
07/06/2017 - 08:49
Soon your Amazon Echo, your Google Home, and your Apple HomePod will all be able to talk about you behind your back. The internet of things is here and despite concerns about hackers, ransomware, privacy, and infringement on civil liberties, it looks like it's here to stay. After all, what are a few civil liberties compared to being able to...
06/06/2017 - 10:39
In 2015, we were told it was the fault of the “shy Tories”. They were far too ashamed to admit to a pollster that they didn’t mind an austerity budget or two if it meant the books got balanced. But imagine if you could know what that shy Tory thought, by hearing what they said in private, when they thought no one was listening. That’s what the...
06/06/2017 - 10:35
In The Zero Marginal Cost Society, New York Times bestselling author Jeremy Rifkin argues that the capitalist era is passingnot quickly, but inevitably. The emerging Internet of Things is giving rise to a new economic system that will transform our way of life. In this provocative book, Rifkin argues that the coming together of the...
06/06/2017 - 10:32
Interconnected technology is now an inescapable reality – ordering our groceries, monitoring our cities and sucking up vast amounts of data along the way. The promise is that it will benefit us all – but how can it? In San Francisco, a young engineer hopes to “optimise” his life through sensors that track his heart rate, respiration and sleep...
05/06/2017 - 19:32
Scott Amyx: New-Age Technology Ushering in Big Benefits for Oil, Mining, and Gas Industries The rapid pace of technological advancements is ushering in benefits across industries. Industries such as oil, mining, and gas, which were earlier perceived to have been barely touched by technological breakthroughs, are witnessing sweeping changes...
05/06/2017 - 15:26
The journal sponsors the 14th Annual International Conference on Information Technology & Computer Science, 21-22 May 2018, Athens, Greece as well as two streams as part of the 11th Annual International Conference on Global Studies: Business, Economic, Social and Cultural Aspects, 18-19 December 2017, Athens, Greece:  "Digital Global...
05/06/2017 - 14:18
Cities are very complex systems. They are communities of people, flows of money,  and allocation of physical land. They are in perpetual movement. Local governance is a critical element in these systems. Many aspects of cities are begging for reform; local governance (City Hall) is one of them. There are exciting experiments in local...
05/06/2017 - 08:56
A startup backed by the Japanese automaker has developed a test model that engineers hope will eventually develop into a tiny car with a driver who'll be able to light the Olympic torch in the 2020 Tokyo games. For now, however, the project is a concoction of aluminum framing and eight propellers that barely gets off the ground and crashes after...
05/06/2017 - 08:53
To automate its IT asset-management capabilities, the U.S. military should take an aggressive approach to further leverage radio frequency identification technologies. Jun 04, 2017—In the 21st century, we have seen an explosion in the growth of computers and digital equipment. The U.S. military has tried its best to embrace the Information Age...
05/06/2017 - 08:51
With Government sectors in MENA alone projected to spend $11.6 billion in IT infrastructure this year*, and with ever increasing new cyber threats, digitisation and automation demands, there has never been a better time to showcase your advanced solutions that supports the digital transformation drive.  GITEX Technology Week, taking place...
04/06/2017 - 09:29
The Future of IoT – What Will the World Look Like in 2067? Live a day as John, a technology historian in the year 2067, and glimpse the future of IoT; where AI is ubiquitous and chips are embedded in your skin. John lazily opened his eyes as the rain started. The droplets pinged against the hydrophobic glass in the dark, as...
04/06/2017 - 09:27
TEHRAN, Jun. 03 (MNA) – A regional workshop on Internet of Things will be held at Iran’s Faculty of Applied Science of Post and Telecommunication in July. Following consultations with International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Iran has been granted the right to hold a workshop of Asia-Pacific region on the Internet of Things designed for ICT...
04/06/2017 - 09:23
IoT is about finding new ways to benefit from technology connecting the world of things around us. As we become more and more mobile, network connections with our smart objects are more advantageous than ever before. The Internet of Things (IoT) is an emerging technology where machines are embedded with sensors that allow them to exchange data...
03/06/2017 - 09:27
A digital control center designed by ATEN International Co Ltd is displayed at Computex in Taipei yesterday. This year’s Computex exhibition in Taipei concluded its second to last day yesterday with calls for more Taiwanese-Japanese cooperation from Japanese participants at two technical forums presented by Japanese IT consortiums, which were...