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11/01/2019 - 16:55
The Smart Home Expo, the UK's ultimate event for the smart technologies revolutionising the way we live, will be coming to the NEC Birmingham on the 26th & 27th of March 2019, and here’s what you can expect to find. We are delighted to be partnered with the show this year. It is completely free to attend and will be providing you with all...
11/01/2019 - 16:50
New IDC forecast predicts 15.4 per cent increase in spend this year to €652 billion Worldwide spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) technology is expected to surpass the $1 trillion (€875 billion) mark by 2022, according to a new forecast from research company IDC. The research company predicts IoT spending will rise 15.4 per cent in...
11/01/2019 - 16:48
In response to the danger of rhino extinction in Africa, the French start-up Sigfox is developing a technology that will make it possible to geo-locate and track each animal more effectively to fight poaching. News about rhino poaching in Africa continues unabated. The latest information comes from Zimbabwe, where seven Chinese nationals are...
11/01/2019 - 16:46
Equinox Technologies and young developer Duncan Sykes have created a new operating system built specifically for Internet of Things applications and home automation. The FRIDAY operating system is currently under development and has been designed to be capable of running on practically anything and is equipped with a special connection service to...
11/01/2019 - 15:06
June 16, 2019, Long Beach, CA, USA Paper Submission Deadline: March 3, 2018, 5:00pm. PST With a very security conscious society, biometrics based authentication and identification have become center of focus for many important applications as it is believed that biometrics can provide accurate and reliable identification. Biometrics...
10/01/2019 - 23:19
The 2019 Global IoT Summit (GIoTS) http://www.globaliotsummit.org/  17-21 June 2019 in Aarhus, Denmark, seeks contributions on how to nurture and cultivate IoT technologies and applications for the benefit of society.
10/01/2019 - 19:57
This literature review has been authored by Ambika Tandon, with contributions from Mukta Joshi. Research assistance was provided by Kumarjeet Ray and Navya Sharma. The publication has been designed by Saumyaa Naidu. Abstract Feminist research methodology is a vast body of knowledge, spanning across multiple disciplines including sociology,...
10/01/2019 - 15:54
As our lives become hyper-connected and customer expectations increase, the imperative on insurance carriers to deliver automated services with a 360° customer view is increasing. It is also now undeniable that AI and machine learning are the only means through which insurance carriers will be able to meet customer demands at scale, whilst...
10/01/2019 - 15:51
The game has changed. Agile start-ups, and truly innovative insurers have proved that the customer is responding to products and services that match their lifestyle choices and inspire engagement. Should your organisation have the courage to make innovation a reality there is a huge opportunity to both secure your customers’ future loyalty and...
10/01/2019 - 09:42
BLE, which stands for Bluetooth Low Energy, emerged out of the Bluetooth wireless technology standard, which was developed for short-range personal-area networks, which operate at 2.45 GHz. The original Bluetooth standard required that devices expend a lot of energy to transmit and receive data, so back in 2001, Nokia researchers began looking for...
10/01/2019 - 09:35
A decade ago, it likely seemed unthinkable that our refrigerators could tell us when we were running low on milk, our doorbells could record our visitors, and our audio speaker system could also “accidentally” order toys online. And yet, here we are in the era of the “Internet of Things”, sometimes abbreviated as IoT, where these sorts of devices...
10/01/2019 - 09:34
Fifth-generation (5G) mobile networks are expected to be the next big leap in mobile broadband. Peak download speeds as high as 20 gigabits-per-second will enable specialized tasks like remote precision medicine, connected cars, virtual and augmented reality, and a wide array of internet of things (IoT) applications. Nationwide, resilient 5G...
10/01/2019 - 09:32
It looks like the design of today’s smart cities may not be smart enough. In October, Ann Cavoukian, the Director of Privacy for Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs smart neighborhood project in Toronto, resigned after learning that not all data collected from residents would be de-identified at the source. In her resignation letter, Cavoukian likened the...
10/01/2019 - 09:30
Three researchers argue in a recent article in the IEEE magazine that it's time to create an engineering discipline in more colleges and universities as well as vocational schools focused on the Internet of Things (IoT) and cyber-physical systems (CPS). According to engineering faculty members Joanna DeFranco and Mohamad Kassab from Penn State...
09/01/2019 - 14:02
Innovations in autonomous vehicles, data & AI, electric vehicles and shared mobility are set to revolutionise the transportation sector. However, before sustainable, seamless, intermodal transportation can be realised, a brand new ecosystem of cities, automakers, tech & infrastructure companies and MasS providers needs to develop. This...