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27/05/2018 - 07:08
SINGAPORE: Singapore has planned to set up a pilot city on an island where it will run driverless electric cars, trucks and buses in a bid to switch from gasoline and diesel to ensure clean environment and fuel savings. To implement the plan, the government of Singapore has allocated a piece of land to the Energy Research Institute in Semaku...
27/05/2018 - 07:06
In expectation of a strain on the ability of fifth generation (5G) networks to keep track of a rapidly growing number of mobile devices, Tufts University researchers have developed an improved algorithm for localizing and tracking these products. The scalable solution distributes the task among the devices themselves and could meet the demands of...
27/05/2018 - 07:05
The Cupertino giant is reportedly planning to add new features to the upcoming version of the Apple's mobile operating system, iOS 12. According to a report in The Information, "Apple is making a significant change to a wireless chip in the iPhone that will allow users to more securely unlock doors enabled with the same technology." The report...
26/05/2018 - 18:11
The edge is messy. And the edge, where billions of interacting devices that will make up the Internet of Things will reside, is where IoT data is generated and acted upon. There are often no secure physical perimeters where the raw sensing of the physical world takes place: on rooftops and space stations, inside mines and aircraft...
26/05/2018 - 09:27
From its earliest days, American democracy has been rooted in vigorous civic engagement. More recently, there have been fears that increasing distrust in institutions will lead to large scale disengagement in civic life. However, some optimistic observers are hopeful that the millennial generation will create new momentum for civic involvement....
26/05/2018 - 09:24
Industry leaders and business advocates in the ever-expanding Internet of Things (IoT) sector said Tuesday they support the aims of new draft legislation in the House directing the Secretary of Commerce to undertake comprehensive research on the IoT industry with an eye toward regulating it. Private sector officials testifying at a hearing of...
26/05/2018 - 09:22
The Internet of Things means new infrastructure in new places, especially the edge. (image by jeferrb via Pixabay) Today we kick off “Data Driven,” a series of articles examining the volume of data generated by emerging technologies. We begin by exploring the data impact of the Internet of Things. The drive to make information more mobile...
26/05/2018 - 09:15
As a subproject of Ontology, Ontology Zero just got elected as part of the MIIT (Ministry of Industry and Information Technology) Blockchain Open-Source Project, empowering the development of China’s blockchain technology and industry. In October 2016, together with Chinese key enterprises, the CESI (China Electronics Standardization Institute...
26/05/2018 - 09:06
According to a new market report pertaining to Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), published by Transparency Market Research, the global IIoT market is expected to reach US$ 991,562.0 Mn by 2026, expanding at a CAGR of 24.3% from 2018 to 2026. According to the report, the global market will continue to be influenced by a range of macroeconomic...
25/05/2018 - 16:16
Technology surrounds us. From the phones in our hands to the televisions on our walls and the appliances in our kitchen, new tech comes at us from every angle. Many of us fail to fully understand just how advanced those everyday conveniences are now and the extent of what they will be in the future. Four simple words can help clarify where we’...
25/05/2018 - 09:14
Alexander Felfernig, Seda Polat Erdeniz, Paolo Azzoni, Csaba Kiraly, Ilias Maglogiannis, Andreas Manychtas: An overview of different kinds of recommendation technologies Recommender systems in the Internet of Things IoT envisions an infrastructure where different kinds of devices can be interconnected. Here’s an overview of different kinds...
25/05/2018 - 09:01
A marked shift is taking place in Kollywood as over-the-top (OTT) video streaming platforms or Internet rights have become hot property, especially in the case of star-driven films. The trade buzz is that Rajinikanth’s Kaala OTT and satellite television rights were sold separately in one of the biggest deals in Tamil cinema. A month back,...
25/05/2018 - 08:34
Partnership focuses on advancing OPEN Platform adoption on the global market through post-tokenization support. Element Group, a full-service advisory firm for the digital token capital markets, today announced their strategic partnership with OPEN Platform, the first-ever decentralized payment platform for apps and online transactions....
24/05/2018 - 07:24
The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is teaming up with the IOTA Foundation to see how the latter's distributed ledger technology can help the UN streamline its workflows. The UNOPS announced the partnership on Tuesday, saying the two organizations are looking into increasing the operation efficiency of the UN office...
24/05/2018 - 07:16
“Work on something that matters to you more than money.”–O’Reilly Media founder Tim O’Reilly The Factory of the Future The U.S. manufacturing sector has changed profoundly over the past two decades, with classic assembly lines giving way to a streamlined, automated environment that often harnesses the latest fabrication technology. And the...