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04/03/2019 - 10:47
The internet has become an integral part of our daily lives, and its has grown at lightning speed. From 1995 to 2016, the number of internet users grew from 44 million to 3.4 billion. If you take a second to really think about it, it actually wasn’t that long ago when going on the internet involved waiting for the phone line to be free, typing in...
03/03/2019 - 20:08
Among the dozens of people who gathered at Sidewalk Labs’ open house Saturday, most said they appreciate the company is releasing more information about its plans for a Toronto waterfront district, though privacy concerns remain. “I like the fact that they’re willing to be transparent — they’re putting more and more ideas out there, knowing...
03/03/2019 - 20:00
It is the need of the hour that the industries, economies and people are interconnected to each other. Both at the personal and commercial level, we are getting connected with multiple devices through computers, mobile phones, appliances, commercial equipment and the list goes on. This network of connected devices is called the Internet of Things...
03/03/2019 - 19:53
Pozyx is a spin-off from Belgium’s prestigious Ghent University and is specialized in accurate indoor positioning for the internet of things (IoT). The company was founded in 2015 after a successful crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter. Since their launch, Pozyx has attracted more than 3000 customers in over 60 countries and has grown to a team of...
02/03/2019 - 15:53
Among the structural elements that enable social media platforms to durably influence our moods and behaviour, their answering a widespread desire to be liked and accepted -a desire which is seldom transparent to us- greatly increases their manipulative power. So does their ability to harvest fine-grained information about their users (and...
02/03/2019 - 10:21
A new survey suggests that attitudes towards adopting the blockchain for businesses are shifting with respondents giving favorable results. KPMG, a company providing audit, tax and advisory services, released its '2019 Technology Industry Innovation' survey, which looked at responses from over 740 global leaders in the technology industry from...
02/03/2019 - 10:20
MIT researchers have developed a novel cryptography circuit that can be used to protect low-power “internet of things” (IoT) devices in the coming age of quantum computing. Quantum computers can in principle execute calculations that today are practically impossible for classical computers. Bringing quantum computers online and to market could...
02/03/2019 - 10:18
The striking and important characteristic of the Internet of Things (IoT) is the way free or low-cost applications and widely available knowledge will combine to put it to work. This makes the IoT far different from automation technologies manufacturers have adopted in the past. The free or low-cost tools include, for example, If This Then...
01/03/2019 - 22:43
NGIoT Team: The H2020 NGIoT research project is launching a survey to collect your views and suggestions regarding the priorities to be addressed by the next European research and innovation, as well as deployment programme for 2021-2027. The survey requires only 5 minutes to be completed. We invite you to fill it in order to make your voice count...
01/03/2019 - 22:05
The reliability and low latency of 5G networks will help IoT devices streamline our lives in subtle ways, experts say Imagine: You’re in the back of an ambulance. You have some serious stomach pain. You don’t know if it’s a burst appendix or just a bug—either way, it hurts. Because seconds can matter, the emergency room doctor doesn’t want...
01/03/2019 - 22:01
The growing adoption of IoT across the industry is fuelling the demand for IoT testing equipment market. Testing the overall behavior of IoT devices is one of the important parameters for device lifecycle and to ensure the proper functionality of IoT devices. IoT testing equipment monitors and performs various test to ensure the proper functioning...
01/03/2019 - 21:58
The pace with which we are moving toward the internet of things is “very rapid”, according to the vice chairman of payments giant Mastercard. With our lives becoming increasingly digitized, the amount of personal data we share online is increasing. The pace with which we are moving toward the internet of things is “very rapid” but we “can’...
01/03/2019 - 21:56
According to CompTIA, the business community is still conflicted about whether Internet of Things implementations should save businesses money or help them make money.        Everyone knows the Internet of Things (IoT) is a transformative technology for consumers, vendors, and enterprises that’s in the process...
28/02/2019 - 17:45
‘Innovation’ in insurance is no longer a luxury, it is a necessity. But to remain competitive, operationally efficient and to provide modern customers and clients with what they want, innovation demands time and dedicated resources.  AXA, Generali, Tranquilidade and Aite Group will join Insurance Nexus for a live webinar, to discuss how...
28/02/2019 - 07:33
The IOTA Foundation has announced the Smart City Hackathon sponsored by French global automobile manufacturer Groupe Renault, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reports Feb. 25. At the hackathon, participants will compete by using new technologies to solve inter-city problems submitted by corporate partners. Contestants will use distributed ledger...