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A Report on First Saudi IoT – 2018

22/04/2018 - 00:03

The First Annual Saudi International Exhibition & Conference for Internet of Things was held from 28 to 30 Jan 2018 at Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center. Organised by New Horizon, under the patronage of Ministry of Communication & Information Technology – MCIT. New Horizons carried out Saudi IoT keeping the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 objectives.

Josh Cohen: Berkeley Is Turning to the Blockchain for City Funding

22/04/2018 - 00:00

In an effort to reduce their reliance on federal and state funding, the City of Berkeley is turning to a surprising source: cryptocurrency. The idea is to leverage the blockchain — the technology that makes bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies possible — to spur private, crowdfunded investment in affordable housing and other local projects.

World’s first IOTA Charging Station released

21/04/2018 - 23:58

On Wednesday the 18th of April ElaadNL released the first charging station in the world where charging and paying can be done with IOTA. The charger is part of the new ElaadNL test site. The test site is located in business park Arnhems Buiten (former KEMA site) and contains all types of charging stations that are used in the public area in the Netherlands. This includes a fast charger, a...

Nick Ismail: Preparing for an Internet of Things future: In blockchain we trust

21/04/2018 - 06:43

There exists a paradox at the heart of the Internet of Things (IoT). While connected devices are expected to dominate every aspect of our lives in the coming years - and already outnumber humans in terms of a basic headcount - belief in the ecosystem’s security is still lacking, and has a long way to go before businesses and individuals fully...

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Iotday april 9th

 

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council members

Gillan Ward
Gillan Ward focuses on promoting technology as an enabler, while attempting to ensure that creativity is not lost in the process. Safeguarding uniqueness, individuality and quality in a connected environment is essential in ensuring that technology does not breed complacency through uniformity.
Karsten Königstein
Karsten has a PhD in Chemistry. He is a serial entrepreneur. With his first company founded during university. His actual company Smartly Solutions is focusing on Smart Manufacturing as a part of the IoT. Two standard solutions have already been developed. Prior to Smartly Solutions Karsten was...
David Puron
David Puron is a telecommunications engineer, serial entrepreneur and maker, with more than 20 years of experience working with technology. He started his career as software developer and international standards delegate in the telco carrier Telefonica, where he had a rapid promotion getting to...

IoT Day

talk about the Internet of Things on april 9th

Early 2010 Council proposed to hold very small Council meetings anywhere in the world on April 9. These can vary to having a cup of coffee with someone and talk about the Internet of Things or hosting a dinner at your place, or going for a walk on the beach, as long as it is on April 9 and about IoT. No matter where you are in the world, you can participate on #iotday on April 9th, 2017. Submit and share the details of your event at www.iotday.org.

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