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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.

19/02/2019 - 12:11
With just under 4 weeks to go, Smart IoT promises to bring together some of the biggest and brightest names in the world of IoT and digital transformation of our time at the UK's largest technology event at ExCeL London on 12-13 March 2019. With presentations from over 800 industry leaders across 8 world-class shows, featured speakers will...
19/02/2019 - 10:33
The IoT Tech Expo North America will bring together key industries from across North America and beyond for 2 days of top level content and discussion. Exploring the latest innovations within the Internet of Things covering its impact on many industries. Taking place in the heart of Silicon Valley on November 13-14, the fourth annual North...
19/02/2019 - 09:32
Inventor Rafael Alicea is touting a patented system he hopes will save lives and the high costs of search and rescue operations by immediately detecting people going overboard and pinpointing their exact location. Alicea was motivated to find a solution to the challenges of detecting people going overboard after a 21-year-old man was lost from...
19/02/2019 - 09:30
MADISON, Wis. - So much of the world around us, is connected to the internet. Smartphones, smarthomes, appliances, even our vehicles use millions of sensors that fill the environment around us, that we can't even see.  As the technology has aged, it's become less expensive, and that means it is within reach for businesses looking for ways...
19/02/2019 - 09:29
The United States is lagging behind China in promoting its 5G technologies across the world, with officials only just "waking up" to its potential, a former U.S. national security advisor told CNBC Sunday. "In the marketing of it we are behind," General James Jones — who served as an advisor to former President Barack Obama and as supreme...
19/02/2019 - 09:27
With 1 million devices connected to their four-nanosatellite network, Fleet Space Technologies is gearing up to launch 10 more satellites by 2020 to meet the needs of its growing waiting list. According to Fleet CEO and aerospace engineer Flavia Tata Nardini, the Adelaide-based company’s new initiative – dubbed Project Galaxy – has received an...
18/02/2019 - 17:13
The 20 million residents of Mumbai slog through monstrous traffic jams during monsoon season. The heavy rains that last from June until August frequently choke off the flow of traffic through India’s most populous city, leaving millions of Mumbaikars seething in their cars after a workday. Though it’s particularly bad during monsoon season,...
18/02/2019 - 05:33
Liberstad is a city in Norway that is known for having an anarcho-capitalist government. However, they have decided to make a major decision in their stance on cryptocurrency – to offer it as an official medium of exchange. According to a press release on February 12th, the city is releasing newly native crypto on the smart city platform, which is...
18/02/2019 - 05:31
Alphabet Inc’s Sidewalk Labs unit is proposing it get a share of property taxes, development fees, and the rising value of Toronto city land as part of a deal to build a smart city, according to the company’s slide presentation made public on Friday. Toronto and its politicians got a real ear-full on Friday when they found out that Sidewalk...
18/02/2019 - 05:28
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver gave the world a peek at the future of jerseys during this week’s NBA All-Start Technology Summit, an event dedicated to illustrating how technology might advance the sport by 2038. In addition to mentioning fans gaining entry into games via facial recognition, hologram mascots, and more personalized game...
17/02/2019 - 10:41
Predictions show that the installed base of Internet of Things (IoT) devices is forecasted to grow to 31 billion devices by 2020. These devices are everywhere: in our homes, in our cars, in our businesses and industrial sites, and in our cites. Expected spending for the IoT economy is in the trillions over the next 10 to 15 years.
17/02/2019 - 10:38
Internet of Things (IoT) Testing market is estimated at $302.9 million in 2016 and is expected to reach $1776.52 million by 2022 growing at a CAGR of 34.2% from 2016 to 2022. Need for shift left testing of IoT applications and increasing importance of Devops are fueling the market. However, lack of consistency among standards for interconnectivity...
17/02/2019 - 10:35
Today people seek to affirm their purportedly picture-perfect lives online. The currencies in which this affirmation is typically traded exist in the form of follower counts, likes, retweets, shares, and whichever other methods of reaction web-developers give us. On Medium I believe it’s claps. Most of us that use social media platforms are...
16/02/2019 - 11:40
Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs proposed taking a portion of Toronto property taxes, development fees and increased land value to build a smart city on the eastern waterfront, The Toronto Star reported. According to internal documents obtained by the Star, Sidewalks Labs plans to argue it is "entitled to … a share in the uptick in land value on the...
16/02/2019 - 11:38
The “internet of things” (IoT) is revolutionizing how people live and work. Each day, the IoT grows as companies look for even more ways to connect devices with the goal of collecting and reporting data. As a result, the IoT has touched every industry, including the food industry. But what exactly is the IoT? Put simply, the IoT refers to...