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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.

04/09/2019 - 13:24
James McPhail is the CEO of Zen Ecosystems. He has developed business strategies for AutoDR, energy management and IoT markets worldwide. It’s no secret that one of the largest areas of growth in the tech industry is deploying and optimizing internet of things (IoT) devices. After smartphones conquered our pockets, the world’s most innovative...
04/09/2019 - 13:22
This refers to a NIST ( National Institute of Standards and Technology ) report on cybersecurity around the Internet of Things (IoT) and Distributed Energy Resources (DER). ABSTRACT: This project explores several scenarios in which information exchanges among commercial- and utility-scale distributed energy resources (DERs) and electric...
04/09/2019 - 13:19
VMware's Internet of Things CTO discusses the three main concerns an enterprise should consider before heading down an IoT path. Gartner is predicting the number of Internet of Things (IoT) devices in the world will hit 20.4 billion by 2020, with global data and information services business IHS similarly expecting that by 2030, 125 billion...
03/09/2019 - 16:24
Can Africa make the digital revolution work for everyone? The Fourth Industrial Revolution is reshaping the world of work. While policymakers in the West are struggling to respond, the task facing African governments appears even more daunting. In navigating the challenges and opportunities of the digital age, the continent’s policymakers must...
03/09/2019 - 16:23
Whenever mankind works together with machinery, new methods are needed to cater to human unpredictability—and to ensure that robots can anticipate it. Industry has evolved at breakneck speed during the last 300 years. It all began in the 18th century, when the rural societies in Europe and the United States underwent the process of urbanization...
03/09/2019 - 09:20
Road system technologies manufacturer Traffic Technologies (ASX: TTI) is branching out into smart city sensors and data analysis as it embraces the Internet of Things (IoT), The Melbourne company will develop with Monash Council and Monash University, both in Melbourne’s south-east,a smart city control system of sensors, communications...
02/09/2019 - 18:21
In order to stay human, we need to rethink at what it means to be human. Rationality that was so useful in Modern Times might not be as useful now… Wondering about when robots will become human unveils a bug in how we think about humans, more than anything else! We think of humans as machines since too long… So, time to re-think the legacy of the...
02/09/2019 - 09:29
... The Internet of Things (IoT) found a still better foothold in consumer households with Amazon’s recent acquisition of eero, a wifi mesh router company. The move will further blur the line between the consumer’s physical environment and what has become an ever-present, virtual marketplace where the offerings of Amazon are sewn into the...
02/09/2019 - 09:26
Right now, we’re at a tipping point in Africa’s development. We’re hurtling headlong into the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), which has the potential to turbocharge the socio-economic development of the entire African continent. We’ve got the youngest continent in the world, with 60% of Africa’s 1.25 billion people under the age of 25. If we...
02/09/2019 - 09:25
The IoT is changing the world pretty much wherever we look. Innovations that a while ago were only predictions are now actually taking place. Take a look at how these four industries are being transformed by the Internet of Things Changes influenced by the IoT are already very much in place in the manufacturing industry. Thanks to smart...
01/09/2019 - 09:32
Working with farmers and fruit processors in Oregon, the chipmaker refined its supply chain solutions for cold chain use cases. Down a quiet, two-lane road in Marion County, Oregon, bushes lining the road bend under the weight of ripe blueberries. They're ready to be hand-picked and packed into plastic containers and pallets at a processing...
01/09/2019 - 09:28
Alphabet Co.’s Sidewalk Labs “dream project” for Toronto’s eastern waterfront has raised more questions than answers. The project has faced criticism of mysteries and missteps and has been labelled uninspired and problematic by planners, architects, entrepreneurs and even investors. Meanwhile, on Aug. 6, the Star’s David Rider reported on a...
01/09/2019 - 09:26
Robot baristas are carving a space between coffee bars and vending machines, catering to time-crunched consumers who want quality coffee without waiting in line. ... "This is the IoT of coffee," CEO Kevin Nater said, referring to Internet of Things smart appliances. If things go awry, there's a control center in Austin that can monitor...
31/08/2019 - 17:05
IoT (Internet of Things) and AI (Artificial Intelligence) have demonstrated notable potential across industries. There has been an enormous adoption of these technologies in the last decade in order to streamline various business procedures, foster workspace efficiency, reduce human efforts and save on operational costs. From startups to well-...
31/08/2019 - 11:10
Global preliminary meeting for building a broad confluence of bottom-up democratic structures to overcome the planetary ecological emergency. 6th to 13th september, Reyjkyavik (Iceland) We are sharing with you the proposal to participate in a preliminary meeting to discuss grassroots movements’ new political strategies in the worldwide...