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04/04/2017 - 10:18
By 2020, there will be billions of devices connected to the Internet of Things (IoT). From the Amazon Echos and Fitbits in our personal lives, to smart cities connecting everything from traffic lights, public transport and water supply systems, IoT devices are producing masses of data to improve virtually every aspect of the day to day. The...
04/04/2017 - 09:44
Workflow is a project by Art + Technology Lab grant recipient Michael Mandiberg. The artist uses self-tracking technology to understand the changing definition of labor in the digital age. The endeavor has multiple components, including a one-year sonic installation, Quantified Self Portrait (Rhythms), in LACMA’s Pritzker Parking Garage elevators...
04/04/2017 - 09:39
The syringe slides in between the thumb and index finger. Then, with a click, a microchip is injected in the employee's hand. Another "cyborg" is created. What could pass for a dystopian vision of the workplace is almost routine at the Swedish startup hub Epicenter. The company offers to implant its workers and startup members with microchips...
04/04/2017 - 09:34
Retail is starting to lean on the Internet of Things to better deal with totally connected customer behaviors. Retailers will connect to IoT platforms more than 12 billion things, including digital signs, products and, most notably, Bluetooth beacons, by 2021, according to a new forecast. This would be up from 3 billion last year, an...
04/04/2017 - 09:32
With products like Google Home gaining in popularity, it’s safe to say that The Internet of Things (IoT) is taking off in earnest. Even CES 2017 made IoT a centerpiece, showcasing appliances that include “smart” connectivity as a standard feature, rather than an upsell. IoT’s potential is unmistakable and exciting, and has...
03/04/2017 - 22:19
How can information systems provide support to nurses’ hand hygiene performance? Using gamification and indoor location to improve hand hygiene awareness and reduce hospital infections Rita Marques, João Gregório, Fernando Pinheiro, Pedro Póvoa,, Miguel Mira da Silva and Luís Velez Lapão Abstract Background: Hospital-acquired...
03/04/2017 - 22:01
In March we had an exciting time exhibiting at Bosch Connected World, the annual conference on the Internet of Things (IoT) in Berlin. Executives, thought leaders, developers, and expert speakers shared their best practices and case studies around IoT-empowered products, services, and solutions. .... The fight for user rights within IoT has...
03/04/2017 - 16:35
Gothenburg, Sweden – April 3, 2017: A new report from the IoT analyst firm Berg Insight ranks connected pallets as the most promising greenfield application enabled by the new wave of cellular and non-cellular LPWA technologies. The global installed base of pallets used for transportation is estimated to around 10 billion units. “With an average...
03/04/2017 - 10:52
Iran is pushing ahead with a public-private partnership in creating smart citiesSmart city concepts are being driven by emerging technologies and trends such as automation, machine learning and the internet of things (IoT) President Hassan Rouhani launched Iran’s first ‘smart city’ at Anzali Free Trade-Industrial Zone near the Caspian Sea on...
03/04/2017 - 10:50
The Internet of Things (IoT) is the name used to describe the growing network of connected devices and sensors. This trend is creating an explosion of new data that's revealing valuable business insights. The connectivity and analytics boom is so significant that it's sometimes referred to as "the next industrial revolution." As one of the...
02/04/2017 - 22:09
It’s good to know that my old friend the jackfruit is finally coming into its own. Apparently it is now much in demand in western countries, a fashionable substitute for meat fillings for burgers, sandwiches, pies etc, with one enthusiast even calling it “mutton hanging from a tree”. Here in India we have always appreciated a good jackfruit...
02/04/2017 - 20:30
Please register for IoTDay 2017 - Washington, DC on Apr 10, 2017 8:00 AM EDT   After registering, you will receive a confirmation e=mail about joining the webinar. It will be hosted in Washington, DC area, but will have speakers from all over  the world including INDIA, CHINA, EU, and US. Global Events can be found at...
02/04/2017 - 13:55
the Internet of Things & Built Environment MeetUp Group Rotterdam: Art & Imagination welcomes you once again for the 6th. annual MeetUp on Art & Imagination date: April 9, 2017, 14.00 - 18.00 hrs. location: V2 Institute for the Unstable Media, Eendrachtstraat 10, Rotterdam Artist Joseph Beuys once stated that everybody...
02/04/2017 - 10:07
The internet of Things (IoT) is a term one may have heard a lot recently. It features heavily in discussions about the future – and, increasingly, the present. But what is it actually? Picture this, you wake up in the morning to an alarm clock which went off at the right time because it looked at your calendar to see the time of your first...
02/04/2017 - 10:05
Break out your best show saddle and get those spurs on tight. A whole new paradigm is breaking on the horizon. Join us as Jim Beneke (Avnet) and I ride off into the sunset with our shadows stretched long across this wild and woolly EE landscape called the Internet of Things. We take a closer look at Avnet's new collaboration with AT&...