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03/08/2017 - 14:44
The 27th IEEE International Telecommunication Networks and Application Conference - ITNAC 2017
November 22-24, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia
 With the increasing number of emerging robust networks, the challenges to design new networking protocols, techniques, and applications are never ending. With the imminent deployment of 4G and 5G on the...
03/08/2017 - 14:07
Sysadmin blog Do you remember Web 2.0, Web 3.0 and so forth? It's marketing terminology that was popular at the turn of the millennium and was as used and abused as "cloud" is today. Underneath all the fluff, however, were solid and reasoned ideas about how technology would evolve and the benefits they'd bring. To understand where technology...
03/08/2017 - 13:58
With Tesla’s Model 3 officially starting delivery we should be thinking about what other data is going to come from autonomous cars. More importantly, what should we do with it? True autonomous vehicles are coming in the next 5–7 years. Luxury automakers from BMW to Lincoln have been pioneering advanced driver aides and interventions for...
03/08/2017 - 13:56
BEIJING - China should use emerging information technology including cloud computing and internet of things to shore up the digital economy, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said. "The digital economy has enormous potential," Li said at a seminar on Monday, citing rapid growth in information consumption, mobile payments and e-commerce. "...
02/08/2017 - 22:24
In the spirit of summer, RE•WORK are offering 25% off all 2018 Summits throughout August Who doesn’t love a summer holiday? Whether it’s a staycation, or you’re packing up the whole family to jet off for some sun, it’s something we look forward to all year. Until you remember that it’s actually a bit of a logistical nightmare. ...unless you...
02/08/2017 - 07:42
Your city is dumb. The potholed streets, coin-operated parking meters, and drafty brick buildings many of us interact with every day haven’t changed much in a century. But it’s finally happening. From Oslo to San Diego, cities across the globe are installing technology to gather data in the hopes of saving money, becoming cleaner, reducing traffic...
02/08/2017 - 07:40
Within the next 5 to 10 years, tens of billions of things will be connected to the internet. They’ll monitor rainfall in rain forests and engine performance in airplanes, guide robotic teachers around classrooms and robotic aids around nursing homes, keep tabs on milk in refrigerators and fans at baseball games along with millions of other yet...
02/08/2017 - 07:38
There are lots of ways to say it - "STEAM is in the air," "Full STEAM ahead," "From STEM to STEAM." STEAM - the acronym standing for Science Technology Engineering Art Math - is the movement that everyone in education is talking about. STEAM is an approach, a curriculum, and a mindset. STEAM is an idea and ideal.  So, what exactly is...
01/08/2017 - 09:15
…. Pay dirt. Days later, Wikelski’s sensors detected “dynamic body acceleration,” meaning the animals expended dramatically more energy than usual as many as 14 hours before the aftershocks hit, at times when they’d normally be asleep or docile. He’s putting the finishing touches on a study, due out later this year in the journal Science, that...
01/08/2017 - 09:11
A new Kickstarter campaign has been launched this week by Richard Seymour to raise the funds he requires to create a NB-IoT BLE Gateway and Soil Sensor. Using an Arduino shield extension board together with a NB-IoT BLE Gateway and BLE Sensor Probe the open source system allows you to connect to 25 or more soil sensors sending data over...
01/08/2017 - 09:08
…”Let's imagine we get to a world where AI gets so good that robots can mine raw materials out of the ground, refine them, and build them into a house," he told Business Insider. (These robots, he clarified, are solar-powered.) "You can imagine a world where you own a small piece of land, you can say, 'Hey, robot. I would like a house here,' and...
01/08/2017 - 09:04
Africa is quickly becoming China's playground to hunt for energy and mineral resources. Africa is the world’s second largest and second most populous continent. This part of the Earth is seemingly on the verge of an economic turnaround due to a mega trend known as Chinafrica. China's growing influence threatens to overshadow the US trade relations...
31/07/2017 - 18:22
In little more than two years, we’ll know just how accurate the analysts and researchers were with their predictions on how many millions of endpoints will be connected in the Internet of Things. And it's not only the increase in connections that present scaling up challenges for organisations. Much more data will be transmitted and projects...
31/07/2017 - 12:00
One persistent criticism of Silicon Valley is that it no longer works on big, world-changing ideas. Every few months, a dumb start-up will make the news — most recently the one selling a $700 juicer — and folks outside the tech industry will begin singing I-told-you-sos. But don’t be fooled by expensive juice. The idea that Silicon Valley no...
31/07/2017 - 10:13
Businesses can maximise value from the resources they already own by turning waste into wealth, and circulating products and materials in closed loops, first smaller (reuse), then larger (recycling). Hence the name – circular economy – for a new economic model that benefits businesses and citizens, while also regenerating natural resources so that...