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04/07/2018 - 07:54
“A trend you will start to seeing in the next 3–6 month in Asia is that, in these large tech companies in Korea, Japan, China, they will come up with their so called “blockchain solutions”. Most of these are private blockchains, but they have the keys to 300mn to 500mn people, and they will onboard these hundreds of millions of people onto what...
04/07/2018 - 07:46
The key to success for RFID marketing is to focus on those actively seeking to invest in RFID solutions. Jul 02, 2018—Last week, RFID Journal hosted a webinar titled Successful Marketing Strategies for RFID Solution Providers, during which Kelly Stark, principal at Forward Vision Marketing, and Dyanne Williamson, the company's director of...
03/07/2018 - 16:27
NGI AWARDS application now open NGI Awards recognizes and rewards outstanding contributions to a better digital life. Valuable prizes await innovative researchers, start-ups and NPOs, amongst others (artists, philosophers, entrepreneurs, visionaries etc. are also encouraged to take part). NGI Research and Education Awards A celebration...
03/07/2018 - 09:47
Tim Berners-Lee, the creator and father of the World Wide Web, now known as the internet, believes that the blockchain is the next step for the future of the internet. Berners-Lee developed an idea for a free, open source internet, through which he gave his product away to the world, to allow a culture to mature which in turn has led to the...
03/07/2018 - 08:41
From cities to the countryside, from power plants to homes, we are quantifying every facet of our environment. We deploy hardware on farms to monitor environmental conditions, install smart meters in our homes to track energy usage, and stalk components in a supply chain to increase efficiency. The number of potential applications is mind-boggling...
03/07/2018 - 08:39
The term “internet of things” (IoT) has been around for a while now, but when you try to nail down what that means, the term exhibits characteristics of a classic buzzword: It means different things to different people. There is a general sense of a myriad of internet-connected devices, but what these devices are and how they interact is not...
03/07/2018 - 08:37
Machine learning, the Internet of Things, augmented reality, and omnichannel are making today's shopping experience more connected, mobile, and data-driven. The death of retail has been greatly exaggerated, but it's undergoing a historic transformation that is dramatically changing, and ultimately improving, the way we shop in brick-and-mortar...
03/07/2018 - 08:36
In the 1980s a call centre boom absorbed many engineers who would have otherwise found it difficult to get jobs. Then came the IT boom, where India provided a lot of low-tech services to the whole world. This wave too absorbed a lot of fresh engineers. Sometimes the employers found these engineers lacking in skills. So IT majors such as Infosys...
02/07/2018 - 10:10
Abu Dhabi has been named a leader in the Middle East and Africa region in McKinsey Global Institute’s ‘Smart Cities: Digital Solutions for a More Livable Future,” study. The study looked at how cities all over the world use technology to increase the quality of life across a wide range of criteria, including healthcare, security, mobility,...
02/07/2018 - 10:02
The Internet of Things (IoT) represents the most transformative technological application of the immediate future in terms of adoption rates and societal impact. Gartner projects 20 billion connected devices by the start of the next decade. Moreover, the IoT will encompass three fundamental realms of society. They include aspects of...
01/07/2018 - 20:57
MOBILUS Labs is a tech startup with the mission to provide frictionless voice communications for teams of any size at any range. We are passionate about leading the revolution of voice wearables to deliver new experiences in the way we work, play, and explore! To do this we are developing a hardware / software platform leveraging state of the art...
01/07/2018 - 09:10
I adore my electronic gadgets, but I haven’t jumped on the IoT bandwagon. IoT–“internet of things” — refers to devices (home appliances, vehicles, medical devices) connected to the internet. The idea of my coffee pot firing up when my alarm wails without shedding my sheets appeals, as does opening my front door for a houseguest from Publix...
01/07/2018 - 09:08
There is no international accepted definition of smart city. A smart city could be really different in Europe or any other part of world than in India. In developed countries it could mean technologically advanced city but in India it could be holistic development of the city. It is a solution to a problem and the problem in existing Indian city...
01/07/2018 - 09:04
According to a 2018 report from security company Symantec, the number of Internet of Things (IoT) attacks increased from about 6,000 in 2016 to more than 50,000 in 2017, which translates into a 600% rise in just one year. IoT devices are increasingly the attack vector of choice for cybercriminals around the world. IoT is particularly popular for...
01/07/2018 - 09:02
Cyber security and the Internet of things: UK Government’s secure by design principles for manufacturers and others In March 2018, the UK Government, in collaboration with the National Cyber Security Centre and a range of stakeholders, including industry, academia and consumer bodies, published a report on “Secure by Design: Improving the...