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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.

16/02/2020 - 10:25
Over 160,000 data breach notifications have been reported across the EEA since the GDPR came into force on 25 May 2018 € 114 million of GDPR fines were imposed, and over 160,000 data breach notifications occurred according to DLA Piper Data Breach Report 2020.
16/02/2020 - 10:13
The Smart Cities Council has opened the application period for its 2020 Smart Cities Readiness Challenge, which will award five cities in North America that demonstrate a plan to use technology to improve sustainability and resiliency with a year’s worth of assistance and advising from the council’s network of urban technology experts.
16/02/2020 - 10:09
The term ‘connectivity’ is no more confined to laptops and smartphones, as we’re witnessing a transition towards smart cities, smart homes, smart retail, connected cars along with connected healthcare to name a few. In this arena where advanced technologies have been blooming at a tremendous rate, IoT is also catching up. IoT has been one such...
16/02/2020 - 10:07
The world of manufacturing is increasingly being dehumanized. So, what’s the future of the industry, and where exactly do humans fit into the picture? The Internet of Things has become a buzzword for the future of connectivity. In concrete terms, it represents the idea that all aspects of our life or work can and will be integrated and fed...
15/02/2020 - 09:57
The Internet of Things combines sensors, analysis software and communications. It brings previously inanimate devices under computer control. Self-driving cars are the best-known IoT niche. STM lists Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) and Intel’s (NASDAQ:INTC) Mobileye unit among its top 10 customers. But traffic lights, sewers, phone networks, and even...
15/02/2020 - 09:56
From the audience’s perspective, it can be easy to think that the music industry doesn’t change a whole lot. Sure, there are shifts from one popular musician to another and the occasional change of primary medium, but apart from that, there’s not too much movement. Those of us who are deeply embedded in the industry, hustling to make a living from...
14/02/2020 - 17:13
The extensive SisuID community succeeds in creating rules for digital authentication – Exceptional collaboration between the public and private sectors SisuID -Consortium press release 16.07.2019 @ 8:00 For a long time, digital authentication has posed several problems. The methods for strong electronic authentication currently in use are...
14/02/2020 - 11:52
Most Americans have yet to use a 5G-connected device, but the next-generation cellular network is already generating buzz. Ads and headlines tout a 5G revolution that will change the way people live and work, through unprecedented digital speeds, reduced lag, and better connectivity for a broader range of devices. Some say it’ll spur a fourth...
14/02/2020 - 11:51
Total global waste is expected to double from nearly 2 billion tonnes in 2016 to an estimated 4 billion tonnes by 2050 as consumer-oriented urban populations grow. As population growth increases consumption and waste, managing this waste is becoming an ever greater challenge. The Internet of Things (IoT) can be used to develop smarter and more...
14/02/2020 - 11:49
For retailers, Internet of Things (IoT) is a technology that has taken some time to figure out exactly how it can be used properly, but it seems that it is indeed starting to find some semblance of a home within the industry, according to our new research. In our fifth annual study on IoT, we set out to benchmark retailers’ attitudes about the...
13/02/2020 - 11:09
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a vast, dispersed system in which a diverse array of objects, humans, and other living things is connected via “smart” technologies and the Internet. In this article, I present a thematic review of the literature that focuses on the social dimensions of the IoT. Drawing on research published in sociology,...
13/02/2020 - 06:07
It’s 2020, and for many, the Internet of Things (IoT) is still just a nebulous buzzword thrown around to sound ‘techy.’ It’s time to change that. This year (and beyond) innovation in real, connected, smart products will come down to one thing: data. Streaming analytics and other new technologies to enable continuous data monitoring and help...
13/02/2020 - 06:06
As part of the drive to digitalisation, the use of auto-ID technologies such as RFID is increasingly being included as one of the requirements in RFQs sent to suppliers. We all know, of course, that there can be no effective digitalisation without standardisation and the challenge is to ensure interoperable deployment of RFID (and other auto-ID...
13/02/2020 - 06:05
TECHNICAL COMMITTEE (TC) ELECTRONIC SIGNATURES AND INFRASTRUCTURES (ESI) Our work deals with digital signatures and related trust services. This activity covers the format of digital signatures, as well as procedures and policies for creation and validation. TC ESI also covers policy, security and technical requirements for trust service...
12/02/2020 - 09:26
The 10th International Conference on the Internet of Things (IoT 2020), building on the success of its predecessors since 2008, is the premier forum to share, discuss and witness cutting edge research in all areas of development for the Internet of Things. The Internet of Things Conference is seeking original, high impact research papers on...