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11/01/2018 - 09:55
Jan 10, 2018—Realizing the full potential of RFID often requires going beyond using it simply as a means of fast data collection in otherwise unchanged processes (a "paving the cowpaths" approach). Higher return on investment is possible if RFID is used to facilitate enhanced or entirely new processes (see RFID Research Supports Real-World...
11/01/2018 - 09:52
A new report from research firm Kaleido Insights proposes that two of hottest new technologies — The Internet of Things (IoT) and blockchain — would make a really hot couple. In IoT, wirelessly connected sensors are embedded in almost everything — refrigerators, auto parts, dog collars, perhaps even cereal boxes. On the one hand, this...
11/01/2018 - 09:50
The internet of things is coming, that much we know. But still it won't; not until we have components and chips that can handle the explosion of data that comes with IoT. In 2020, there will already be 50 billion industrial internet sensors in place all around us. A single autonomous device - a smart watch, a cleaning robot, or a driverless car -...
10/01/2018 - 20:20
‘Why attend a Hackathon? These events must be only for young hackers or geeks. I am a 30 years old business person, even working in the area of Internet of Things, so I must be irrelevant for this kind of competitions. Why to waste my well-deserved weekend?’ This was my thinking before taking the decision to try it at least once. I WAS WRONG! Like...
10/01/2018 - 20:19
In the past few months I have attended many events, conferences and panels regarding Internet of Things (IoT) subjects, but I have also been discussing the topic with people who are not involved in IoT as professionals. I have heard many different opinions about the opportunities from IoT, but also about the challenges from IoT deployments....
10/01/2018 - 20:14
Vienna, Austria, February 14-17, 2018 Envisioning Robots in Society—Politics, Power, and Public Space              Automation is the new key strategy for productivity gain—many countries are well on their way towards the production model of "industry 4.0" where software bot and...
10/01/2018 - 13:44
Submission Deadline: 31 January 2018 at 17.00 Brussels time   Get involved in the SoftFIRE Challenge winning attractive prizes!   Are you a technologist, a visionary, a practitioner involved in NFV, SDN and 5G? Do you feel you can greatly contribute to solving urgent NFV/SDN/5G/cloud computing issues? Do you like...
10/01/2018 - 09:35
Asia led the world in IoT deployment with 57.2 percent share in the December quarter riding on growth in China, Japan and South Korea It is no secret that Chinese smartphone manufacturers have taken over the world. It is not just China’s device-makers, but also its Internet of Things (IoT) operators that are leading global connections. A...
10/01/2018 - 09:33
This week the gadget industry descends up on Las Vegas for the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES). And as in the previous few years, 2018’s CES is chock-full of smart devices of every stripe. Some seem very cool, others unutterably silly, and a tiny percentage might be actually useful. A few will find market success, and many more will never...
10/01/2018 - 09:30
The Internet of Things (IoT) isn’t only for connecting the latest gadgets, like a voice-activated speaker or a smart thermostat, to your increasingly connected home. In fact, the same circumstances that have led to the explosion in smart consumer gadgets, such as universal wireless connectivity, cloud computing, cheap sensors, and better...
09/01/2018 - 20:05
Dear colleagues, As Guest Editor, I am please to announce the Special Issue "Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Networks, Systems and Applications" for SENSORS – An international peer-reviewed Open Access monthly journal published by MDPI, with an Impact Factor of 2.677. The detailed description on the Special Issue is shown in the website:...
09/01/2018 - 07:26
Panasonic is just about everywhere you look these days, from car batteries to airplanes, and now the company is building one of their most ambitious projects yet: an entire smart city. Called CityNow, the futuristic city is rising up outside of Denver and will be a living lab experiment for creating towns that can survive a disaster, run on clean...
09/01/2018 - 07:24
Researchers at The University of Manchester have devised graphene sensors embedded into RFIDs, which have the potential to revolutionise the Internet of Things (IoT). By layering graphene-oxide (a derivative of graphene) over graphene to create a flexible heterostructure the team have developed humidity sensors for remote sensing with the...
09/01/2018 - 07:20
CES—Volkswagen and NVIDIA today shared their vision for how AI and deep learning will shape the development of a new generation of intelligent Volkswagen vehicles using the NVIDIA DRIVE™ IX platform to create new cockpit experiences and improve safety. At the kickoff of CES 2018, Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess and NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen...
08/01/2018 - 19:02
THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN, USA and LEUVEN, Belgium, Jan. 9th, 2018 – VersaSense, today announced that it has been selected as winner of the 2018 “IoT Sensor Company of the Year” award from IoT Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global Internet-of-Things (IoT)...