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Bas Boorsma & Theodoor van der Klaauw: The TASC Comparative Survey on IoT Platforms for cities.

20/01/2019 - 21:50

Multiple IoT platforms for cities exist on the market today. How do they compare? What arguments exist on the open source vs proprietary solutions divide? How do these platforms compare in costs, functionality, security and ecosystem? The TASC study represents a comparative market scan that aims to provide...

Michael Ger: How IoT-enabled scooters, bikes, and cars are making streets safe

20/01/2019 - 09:36

The flurry of anti-dockless electric scooter headlines reached critical mass last summer. “This town seriously hates electric scooters,” screamed the link to a story focused on Santa Monica, Calif. “San Francisco Is Fighting the Scooter Trend With Poop and Vandalism,” blared another. There’s even an Instagram account devoted to...

Stack Commerce: Explore electronics with this Arduino Uno starter kit and course bundle

20/01/2019 - 09:35

From smart speakers to connected thermostats, the Internet of Things is pretty amazing. But how do these devices actually work? The Arduino Uno Ultimate Starter Kit & Course Bundle lets you explore this topic through fun weekend projects. The bundle includes your very own microcontroller, accessories and 16 hours of video...

Nick Smith: Handling ‘zettabytes of data’ at the edge: Dave Laurello, CEO of Stratus Technologies

20/01/2019 - 09:34

Dave Laurello, CEO of US-based Stratus Technologies, discusses the evolving trend for data collection, storage and analysis in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and explains how ‘edge computing’ is gaining traction in a world where data is ubiquitous. “There’s a trend that is often...

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Toby Ruckert
Toby is a classically trained pianist, inventor (10+ patents) and serial entrepreneur. He's passionate about innovations in all kind of electronic communications since he bought his first modem in 1991. As founder and CEO of Unified Inbox he is very interested in connecting the human based...
Kabir Ahmad
Kabir is serving as Associate Director capacity with Mind Commerce, a technology market research firm based in Washington DC. He is focused on providing cutting edge research, analysis, and consulting services to Fortune 1000 companies on emerging technology areas including IoT, AI, Robotics, 5G...
Francesca Bria is currently aTeaching Associate and PhD Researcher in Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Imperial College in London, in the digital economy laboratory. She is also a Nesta Associate, working on digital social innovationand collective platforms. Francesca is investigating...

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

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