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14/05/2018 - 07:17
May 13, 2018—Last week, I explained why I believe that radio frequency identification technology is the foundation on which most successful digital transformations will be built (see RFID Is the First Step Toward Digital Transformation). This week, I would like to explain how I see RFID meshing with other technologies to enable companies to truly...
14/05/2018 - 07:13
May 13, 2018—The move to increase intelligence at the network edge, closer to the devices monitoring and doing the work, is well under way in the industrial enterprise and beyond. Smart edge devices and sensors are popping up everywhere. Now, there's a new fog rolling in that may give that trend a major boost. You've no doubt heard of fog...
14/05/2018 - 07:10
12th International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence UCAmI 2018 Punta Cana, Dominican Republic December 4 to 7th, 2018 The Ubiquitous Computing (UC) idea envisioned by Weiser in 1991, has recently evolved to a more general paradigm known as Ambient Intelligence (AmI) that represents a new generation of user-...
13/05/2018 - 11:29
July 30 - August 2, 2018, Luxor (MGM), Las Vegas, USA Paper Submission Deadline: May 31, 2018 Bioinformatics is an interdisciplinary field that develops methods and software tools for understanding biological data. Computational Biology  involves the development and application of data-analytical and   theoretical methods,...
13/05/2018 - 11:13
The mechanism that underpins cryptocurrencies could help to provide secure public records in countries susceptible to corruption Because I write about technology I am regularly assailed by people who are exercised about so-called “cryptocurrencies” like bitcoin, which most of them regard as a scam. But when I reply that while bitcoin might be...
13/05/2018 - 10:59
HTF MI broadcasted a new title “China RFID Labels Market Research Report 2018” with 109 pages and in-depth assessment including key market trends, upcoming technologies, industry drivers, challenges, regulatory policies, with key company profiles and strategies of players such as Zebra, Barcodes, Inc., Alien Technology, BCI Label, Datamax-O-Neil,...
13/05/2018 - 10:58
TECHNOLOGY officials will present to Cabinet next month the first policy guidelines on the country’s satellite industry in an effort boost innovation and spur investment flows in the field. The government will also review its policies on the use and release of spectrum in the telecommunications industry, with the aim of ensuring the most...
13/05/2018 - 10:54
One of Wall Street's biggest bulls sees blockchain playing a big role as an economic growth driver. It still may be considered an emerging technology, but Federated Investors portfolio manager Steve Chiavarone is folding the electronic system, which records cryptocurrency transactions, into his stock market forecast. "This is going to be...
13/05/2018 - 10:52
SAN FRANCISCO — Fifteen years after it was first conceived, Arduino is still thought of by many engineers as a hobbyist’s toy even as it is incorporated into more large-scale commercial projects, thanks largely to the rise of the Internet of Things. “I think there is a big misconception still in the market around what Arduino is,” said Sander...
13/05/2018 - 10:47
Founded by German Radoslav Albrecht, Bitbond is an online bank which now affords its customers the ability to transfer loans internationally — specifically, by using Bitcoin. The platform uses Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to subvert SWIFT — the self-proclaimed world’s leading provider of secure financial messaging services — by lending...
13/05/2018 - 09:26
Imagine for a moment that Uber drivers, rather than Uber stockholders, own Uber. That is one way to understand what a platform cooperative is. Uber is a company built on a software platform that connects service providers with customers. As a platform co-op, it would be owned by the people who provide the service, by its users, or both....
12/05/2018 - 23:32
A theory of political-socioeconomic systems organised using Blockchain Blockchain technology makes it more feasible for individuals to Exit political-socioeconomic systems at the level of the system itself and elect to accede freely to institutional systems which formulate, promulgate, keep and verify institutions and public records without a...
12/05/2018 - 10:32
NEWSBYTE A Scottish hospital is trialling the use of an Internet of Things (IoT) system, which monitors medical beds and improves access to maintenance data. Medical beds have a number of hydraulic and mechanical components that require regular maintenance checks to ensure they are operating efficiently, and will not compromise patient safety...
12/05/2018 - 10:30
Optical sorting systems using artificial intelligence (AI), digital twin technology, creation of new value chains… Hannover Messe (HMI), the world’s largest annual manufacturing exhibition, keeps on growing, and this year’s event truly showcased intelligent manufacturing. Across the board, industrial companies have made tremendous progress...
12/05/2018 - 10:27
The Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem is about to get smarter. Leading technology vendors have recently announced new products and integrations intended to push greater intelligence to the edge, derive deeper insights through analytics, and heighten security. Utilities should take note.