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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.

06/10/2017 - 08:36
It is a slow process — not a revolution — but the IoT is here to stay The sensors and devices that the eight-year-old business has “under management” are planted in the factories, processing plants and buildings belonging to its clients, which include global energy company Engie and the US Department of State.
06/10/2017 - 08:31
Allow me to make a bold prediction: Google's Clips camera is going to flop. Clips is a $250 camera powered by artificial intelligence and designed to snap images of important moments as they happen, no human input required. At best, it'll probably sell OK at launch -- there will be a handful of cute videos showing how the camera performs while...
05/10/2017 - 20:51
Welcome to the ETSI IoT Week 2017 Standards & Technologies for the Smart World The ETSI IoT Week - an extension of our highly successful M2M Workshop series - has become the must-attend for anyone involved in IoT solutions, who appreciates the power and value of the standards-enabled technologies. Whether you are working in IoT standards...
05/10/2017 - 14:52
Locally owned businesses play a central role in healthy communities, and are among the best engines that cities and towns have for advancing economic opportunity. Small business ownership has been a pathway to the middle class for generations of Americans, and continues to be a crucial tool for building wealth and community self-determination....
05/10/2017 - 14:24
We’ve become used to the trials and tribulations of Generations X, Y and Z as employees and consumers. But that’s nothing compared with the impact to come from Generation Alpha (children born since 2010). They will be something else. More than 2.5 million Alphas are born every week and by 2025 there will be almost two billion of them. Born to...
05/10/2017 - 11:01
The safety of vehicles travelling at speed is largely dependant on the response time of braking systems combined with prior warning of hazards. In autonomous vehicles, these factors rely heavily on communication systems exhibiting extremely high reliability and very low latency. Whilst the vehicle itself can make very rapid decisions based on its...
05/10/2017 - 09:19
The HUB4NGI project, together with the European Commission/E3 unit organised an interactive webinar for the Next Generation Internet (NGI) Contact Points in the Member States and in the Associated Countries of the European Union. The webinar was filled with the NGI Contact Points engaged in lively discussion on NGI topics. The nominated...
04/10/2017 - 13:15
Energy networks are becoming increasingly digital and interconnected. The threat of cyber-attack represents a significant risk factor. We travelled to Utrecht in the Netherlands to find out how Dutch energy utility Alliander deals with this risk in its transition to fully digital utility status. There seem to be two main schools of philosophy...
04/10/2017 - 10:38
There is no shortage of possibilities for home automation that will change our way of life. The Internet of Things is set to disrupt the way we live and work. Imagine that you're cooking dinner, and you ask Alexa, voice assistant on Amazon Echo, to read you today's news so that you can focus on chopping vegetables.
04/10/2017 - 10:33
Toward site-specific and self-sufficient robotic fabrication on architectural scales- Steven J. Keating, Julian C. Leland, Levi Cai, Neri Oxman Contemporary construction techniques are slow, labor-intensive, dangerous, expensive, and constrained to primarily rectilinear forms, often resulting in homogenous structures built using materials...
04/10/2017 - 10:28
The Internet-of-Things (or IoT) market is expected to reach $4 trillion in value by the end of 2025, according to McKinsey & Company. Over 70% of this value should be driven by B2B (business-to-business) customers in verticals such as healthcare, transportation, energy, logistics, and security. BlackBerry (BBRY) has named this B2B space the...
04/10/2017 - 09:28
To understand in more detail how the the consumer products industry can address today’s consumer, we reached out to 14 of the world’s leading IoT and consumer product industry experts to uncover how the mechanics of IoT can help produce stronger relationships.     Download the document.
03/10/2017 - 06:11
"While it can be assumed that considerably more developed countries across the world in Europe, America and Asia are more likely to become smart cities at a quicker rate than in Africa, this is not necessarily true," says Mark Burton, a spokesperson for Schneider Electric.
03/10/2017 - 06:08
Through a special arrangement, presented here for discussion is a summary of a current article from Supply Chain Digest. SCDigest has reported several times over the past few years about the small but growing interest in having one or more RFID chips or similar technology implanted in one’s body, generally in the fleshy area between the thumb...
03/10/2017 - 06:06
Oct 02, 2017—It's been clear for the past few years that retail apparel will be the first market to adopt radio frequency identification technology on a large scale. Apparel is RF-friendly, and each item comes in a variety of colors and sizes, making it difficult to manage inventory effectively. The big question has been when the sector will reach...