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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.

01/07/2019 - 08:36
PUU WAAWAA — Tucked among the old-time paniolo ranches in North Kona is a cutting-edge ranch of a different kind. The Puu Waawaa energy ranch, the brainchild of visionary video-game developer and entrepreneur Henk Rogers, is an off-grid laboratory devoted to testing and developing renewable energy systems.
01/07/2019 - 08:30
The introduction of the internet of things (IoT) in utilities will resolve multiple issues such as inaccuracy in collecting vital data and meeting the rising demand for a particular utility. Global energy consumption is rising every year. The increasing demand has helped the utility sector become one of the most profitable areas for doing...
01/07/2019 - 08:25
One of the best places to witness the the breakdown of social norms is an airport boarding line, where all sorts of misbehavior can be observed, even with an on-time flight (toss in delays and the pitchforks come out). There’s the sidlers, who stand nonchalantly on the side of the line waiting for the moment to innocently merge/cut in.
30/06/2019 - 06:05
World Economic Forum, in collaboration with the G20 presidency, will lead a new global effort to establish universal norms and guidelines for implementation of smart city technology Global Smart Cities Alliance will advance how technology is used in public places and promote core principles including transparency, privacy and security
30/06/2019 - 06:03
Aiming to introduce into the evolving Greek market AI (artificial intelligence) technologies which will advance public transport, payments, retail and upgrade the standard of living, Chinese AI technology group DeepBlue Technology announced in Athens, this week that it was ready to launch services in Greece as a stepping stone to the wider...
30/06/2019 - 06:01
Businesses of every shape and size are adopting more flexible work environments—from working from home policies to flex time to compressed work schedules. Millennials are all but demanding greater flexibility. 70% of employees say going into the office isn’t necessary. This strong preference has created a ripe breeding ground for distributed work...
29/06/2019 - 11:02
The Well Site Automation 2019 Exhibition & Conference is the only event of its kind to deliver leading market intelligence and industry presentations on the latest in well site automation and new technological advancements in IoT for improving efficiencies and operations. This event is aimed at shale operators, upstream service companies,...
29/06/2019 - 10:51
Nike is implementing RFID tracking in "nearly all" of its non-licensed apparel and footwear —"hundreds of millions of items" according to CEO Mark Parker. The brand is also using QR codes to track some inventory. " RFID gives us the most complete view of our inventory that we have ever had. It's quickly becoming the most precise tool in our...
29/06/2019 - 10:43
From the narrow-minded point of view, the Internet of Things is an endless source of jokes about familiar household items, which have suddenly acquired their own mobile applications with Internet connection. From a business point of view, this is a potential source of great profits that the future market for smart devices promises. For equipment...
29/06/2019 - 10:31
The presentation analyzes data from IDC’s 2018 Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) Convergence Survey. It focuses on IT/OT convergence trends among organizations in Europe, taking a detailed look at the role of the Internet of Things (IoT). This landmark IDC study explores organizations’ attitudes toward convergence,...
29/06/2019 - 10:28
'I think what makes us stand out is the domain expertise that Siemens has across 20-plus Industries, and that domain expertise cannot be underestimated,' a Siemens MindSphere exec tells CRN of the IoT platform's strengths over competing products. Since it was first launched in 2016, Siemen's MindSphere has taken a novel approach in the...
28/06/2019 - 18:24
This commission is in charge of drafting regulations and proposing sandboxes or guidance for local enforcement. They are reportedly finalizing a series of regulations regarding the "Internet +", a vision very aligned with the one of this community, will be interesting to see how they treat blockchain projects, specially the ones building in the...
28/06/2019 - 15:42
Toledo, Spain December 2 to 5th, 2019 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-centred computing environments and systems. These solutions aim to find new ways to obtain a better integration of...
28/06/2019 - 13:11
Top 20 Tech Influencers driving the Environmental Sustainability Debate. Honored to be in the list! The study Intelligent Assets: Unlocking the circular economy potential[i], finds that "pairing circular economy principles with the information generated by intelligent devices creates a fertile ground for innovation that could enable a...
28/06/2019 - 09:54
Projects in Peterborough and Toronto have been met with criticism for potential unauthorised surveillance Privacy campaigners are raising concerns for residents caught up in smart city trials, where technology is being used to monitor the environment. Broadband firm CityFibre and strategic partner Vodafone have invested £30 million in...