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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.

02/10/2017 - 15:44
“doen jullie ook mee” – brief voor scholen en sponsors Marco van Schagen / Dataschrift / Fablab de Kaasfabriek Internet Of Things, maar dan voor Juniors. In de vorige ronde eindigden we met een opdracht aan onszelf: géén GPS ballonnen meer (oeeh meester dat was juist zo leuk…) Dat wordt dus lastig te overtreffen. Dachten we.
02/10/2017 - 15:38
Smart cities seek to increase efficiency and improve quality of life by creating systems that reduce costs and improve services through connectivity and automation, incorporating techniques from sensing to analytics and leveraging the complementary technologies of IoT, wireless, and virtualization to deliver scalable, trusted and reliable...
02/10/2017 - 15:34
Alain Kiyindou: third issue of Communication Technologies and Development "I am pleased to announce the publication of the third issue of Communication Technologies and Development, a review of the UNESCO Chair Emerging Practices of technologies and communication for the development of Bordeaux Montaigne University. The issue related of Digital...
02/10/2017 - 15:30
REV2018 Conference – Smart Industry & Smart Education March 21 – 23, 2018, Duesseldorf University of Applied Sciences, Germany (DUAS) 15th International Conference on Remote Engineering and Virtual Instrumentation The REV is the annual conference of the International Association of Online Engineering (IAOE) together with the Global...
01/10/2017 - 10:17
Early this year, the Internet Archive put out a call for a distributed web. We heard them loud and clear. Today I’m making an announcement that begins our long journey to the future of the web. A web that is faster, more secure, more robust, and more permanent. Neocities has collaborated with Protocol Labs to become the first major site to...
01/10/2017 - 09:35
In a master-stroke of timing that was not lost on its president, the historian David Cannadine, the British Academy this week formally launched its wide-ranging research project into the Future of the Corporation. As Professor Cannadine, whose books include biographies of Margaret Thatcher and Andrew Mellon, pointed out, in the previous days both...
01/10/2017 - 09:33
We’re all familiar with the Internet, and the way it connects humans to one another and to vast amounts of data. But computer visionaries foresee the day when not just humans but all our devices are connected to each other via the Internet. This so-called “Internet of Things” (IoT) would make possible all manner of transformative technologies...
30/09/2017 - 10:13
PROSUME is a blockchain-based platform that, thanks also to its own decentralized and self-regulated monitoring system, guarantees an autonomous, independent and digitized smart place that will permit users to exchange different energy sources, promoting and accelerating new energy community models. (read the white paper)
30/09/2017 - 09:39
Scientists have developed an energy harvesting system that can generate electricity from ambient heat, by simply being attached to clothes, windows, and outer walls of a building. The device is based on a temperature difference between the hot and cold sides. The temperature difference can be increased as high as 20.9 degrees Celsius, which is...
30/09/2017 - 09:31
NITI Aayog CEO says India will urbanise more in the next five decades than it has in the last 5,000 years and the challenge is to ensure sustainable and innovative urbanisation. Launched in 2015, Indian government’s Smart City Mission aims to build 109 cities that “provide core infrastructure, a decent quality of life to its citizens, clean...
30/09/2017 - 09:29
Manufacturers are convinced the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) will help them improve operations and profitability by 10% or more, but most are struggling to develop the right plans to take advantage of the technology, according to a new IndustryWeek survey sponsored by Emerson (NYSE:EMR). The survey revealed that about 60% are exploring...
30/09/2017 - 09:27
The Internet of Things, a fantastic development. There’s an advertisement on television where a house is portrayed as haunted. The lights flicker off and on all over the house, horror music plays, and a man across the street watches looking terrified. He says “It’s happening again.” Cut to a baby with a smart phone pushing buttons, which is...
29/09/2017 - 13:54
KB17, in collaboration with Goethe-Institut Karachi, presents a unique workshop with new media artist from Berlin, Wolfgang Spahn. The workshop addresses those who want to realize light kinetic objects with RGB LEDs. This 4 day workshop covers basic knowledge that will provide an insight into simple circuits, the controlling of RGB LED...
28/09/2017 - 10:34
About 70 years ago, the world was introduced to the digital computers revolution which made the computation of millions of operations as fast and easy as 1+2. This simplified so many time-consuming activities and brought about new applications that amazed the world. Then, about 40 years ago the advent of networks and inter-networks (or the...
28/09/2017 - 10:24
What does it take to carve out a smart city strategy with reasonable odds of success? The nature of the community may differ of course. The community in focus does not have to be a city in fact - it might be a state, a large campus, a village, a cluster of villages, a country, a city or a region. The aims may differ too: they can range from...