Internet of Things News

Council brings you news on Internet of Things. It aims to offer the latest on technical building blocks but also tries to put this digital transition into a social and circular economy context.

Displaying 1 - 15 of 13697 IoT news items
3/08/2021 - 08:45
"Building smarter and more sustainable communities often means tackling intractable issues with fresh new ideas. Trying to solve 21st century problems with 20th century solutions — which is often the case in cities — isn’t going to cut it for much longer. Discovering and bringing forward new ideas is what urban innovation is all about. It’s at the…
3/08/2021 - 08:40
"Chinese automaker GAC Group and Huawei have joined forces to work towards producing a smart SUV that is planned to hit the market in 2023. Labelled as the "first joint product of the two enterprises", the electric vehicle will have level 4 autonomy and "exciting new energy capabilities". While GAC will be providing the chassis, Huawei will be…
3/08/2021 - 08:38
"Recent extreme weather events and the acceleration of climate change, paired with decarbonization efforts that are not on track, make climate-related disruption unavoidable for urban environments, raising the issue of climate-risk adaptation. Moving past what can be done to prevent climate change, there is a strong imperative to develop…
2/08/2021 - 15:07
"I don’t know about y’all, but I’m hitting that point in the summer where I just want to hang out, read books, and drink a cold beverage while watching the sunset. Luckily, the days are long, so I get to spend time relaxing (at least until the wind shifts and smoke from the nearby wildfires hits) and thinking about the future of the IoT. This week…
2/08/2021 - 14:37
Rob van Kranenburg, Loretta Anania, Gaëlle Le Gars, Marta Arniani, Delfina Fantini van Ditmar, Mantalena Kaili, Petros Kavassalis We tie the Smart Cities concept to the On-Life human-centered vision. The need to provide citizen-focused empowering visions of smart cities planning and…
2/08/2021 - 12:03
About the FSC 4th Edition: A Smart City is a city well-performing in a forward-looking way in these six characteristics (smart economy, smart people, smart governance, smart mobility, smart environment, smart living), built on the ‘smart’ combination of endowments and activities of self-decisive, independent and aware citizens. These…
1/08/2021 - 10:00
"The Cloaking System is designed to operate in the visible light spectrum, utilizes optoelectronics and/or photonic components to conceal an object within it, and employs analog or digital control feedback resulting in camouflage adaptable to a changing background. The system effectively conceals either a still or moving object from view by the…
1/08/2021 - 09:50
Spanning two days, the event showcases the latest ‘must have’ technology and insight from the world’s leading brands and experts, connecting businesses like yours with the information and technology that they need right now.   Exploring new solutions to develop the Digital Transformation strategy of your organisation? Planning for the day…
1/08/2021 - 09:31
"Adoption of edge computing platforms has begun to soar as organizations discover the benefits of processing and analyzing data in near real time at the point where it is created and consumed. The only fly in the ointment now is that with each edge computing platform that gets added to the extended enterprise the attack surface that needs to be…
1/08/2021 - 09:28
"Current smart technology has ushered in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, a new era integrating communications with automating industrial practices and traditional manufacturing.  Through this improved communication, smart devices make human intervention unnecessary as machines communicate, self-diagnose and solve problems. While these…
31/07/2021 - 14:13
"If someone asked you to explain what the Internet of Things (IoT) is, could you? Even though the term was introduced by Kevin Ashton of Procter & Gamble in 1999, the idea actually dates back to 1982 when students at Carnegie Mellon University invented the first “thing” — an ARPANET Advanced Research Projects Agency Network, aka…
31/07/2021 - 14:06
The Global M2M/IoT Communications Market – 6th Edition from Berg Insight analyses the latest trends and developments in cellular IoT, satellite IoT and low power wireless networking. This study provides you with 230 pages of unique business intelligence, including 5-year industry forecasts, expert commentary and real-life case studies on which to…
31/07/2021 - 13:29
Loretta Anania, Gaëlle Le Gars, Rob van Kranenburg Abstract: Many smart contract applications - or more precisely blockchain-based digital ledger technologies (DLTs) proliferate. And yet, without accounting for the identity dimension and the different authentication regimes, there is little chance that these technologies will gain widespread use,…
31/07/2021 - 09:39
"This book provides a coherent Blockchain framework for the business community, governments, and universities structured around microeconomics, macroeconomics, finance, and political economy and identifies how business organizations, financial markets and governmental policies are changed by digitalization, specifically Blockchain. This framework…
30/07/2021 - 18:25
"Up until now, patching has been done only to software or “firmware,” which is how people often refer to the system code running on small devices. The underlying hardware is itself immutable. We submit that engineers must permit not just the software but also the hardware to be patchable on devices intended to become part of the Internet of Things…