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15/07/2014 - 23:13
Source: „Long-beleaguered ParkerVision is expanding its vision, the company said in a presentation to investors today. Its new frontier: the Internet of Things. The Jacksonville-based developer of radio-frequency technology for wireless applications provided shareholders with an overview of its recent litigation maneuvers as well as...
15/07/2014 - 23:11
Source: „The Internet of Things market will be worth $7.1 trillion by 2020, according to a study by the International Data Corporation (IDC). BI Intelligence finds that 1.9 billion once-inert everyday and enterprise devices are already connected to the internet -- from parking meters to home thermostats -- and by 2018 that number will top 9...
15/07/2014 - 21:38
Source: „Google Inc's Nest Labs on Tuesday unveiled an industry group to encourage makers of "smart" home gadgets like locks and lightbulbs to use Thread, a new standard for devices to communicate on a network. The attempt by Nest, a smart thermostat maker that Google bought in January for $3.2 billion, to lead the way on...
15/07/2014 - 15:49
Industry-leading companies including Yale Security, Silicon Labs, Samsung Electronics, Nest Labs, Freescale® Semiconductor, Big Ass Fans and ARM team up to Thread! "Unlike many existing technologies or IoT approaches, Thread is not an application protocol or a connectivity platform for many types of disparate networks. Thread is an IPv6...
15/07/2014 - 15:36
Source: „Chris Rezendes, founder and president of INEX Advisors, talks about the emergence of the Internet of Things—a worldwide deployment of tiny devices to measure, connect, and tear down the barriers between the analog and silicon worlds. While the focus has been on profit, Rezendes argues for a broader perspective. From water...
15/07/2014 - 10:20
Source: "Councillors at Cambridge City Council will discuss sharing ICT and legal services with South Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire councils this evening. Sharing services could save the three councils 'hundreds of thousands of pounds', Cambridge City’s strategy and resources scrutiny committee will be told. “...
15/07/2014 - 09:37
Source: „No child left behind — on the school bus.   That's part of the sales pitch made by StudentConnect Inc., a Marietta, Ga.-based start-up company that lets school districts and parents track students using ID cards that contain radio frequency identification device (RFID) chips.   The Chattooga...
15/07/2014 - 09:30
Source: „In the beginning, experts said Big Data technologies would lead to the end of enterprise data integration, with data eventually moving into one, big in-memory or Hadoop system.   That was before the Internet of Things (IoT), with its never-ending stream of data. It seems the IoT is teaching Big Data humility....
14/07/2014 - 21:22
Source: Everyone’s talking about the Internet of Things (IoT), but for a long time many weren’t quite sure how to define it. While the IoT is still taking shape, it’s already make incredible strides as a new frontier for the connected world in which people, devices, environments and virtual objects are all connected and capable...
14/07/2014 - 21:07
Source: "IBM and its Chinese partner will launch a base in southwest China's Sichuan Province to research and develop "smart cities," futuristic urban centers where computing technology will improve infrastructure and public services, they announced on Sunday. The joint project with Chinese firm Sichuan Huaxun Zhongxing...
14/07/2014 - 20:30
Source: „For many of the nation’s 45 million (and growing) senior citizens, aging in place is alternatively a much sought-after way to live out the golden years or the default option for those with modest incomes. To make aging in place work, especially for baby boomers, advocates and the government may need to help nurture new...
14/07/2014 - 10:35
Source: „Company officials say the vendor is looking to see what organizations need now while planning for what they'll need as the Internet of things evolves. Dell grabbed some headlines earlier this month when it joined Intel, Samsung and others in launching the Open Interconnect Consortium, the latest vendor-driven group aimed at...
14/07/2014 - 09:18
Source: "Our world is constantly expanding technologically, and it is safe to say that over the last decade and a half, our technology has improved so much that it is now considered a necessary part of our lives. Most of us seem to be lost without our smartphones buzzing on our hips. We also find it weird to be in any public place that doesn...
13/07/2014 - 10:24
Source: „At the first Internet of Things Privacy Summit in Silicon Valley, California today, TRUSTe announced the formation of a multi-stakeholder IoT Privacy Tech Working Group to identify the technical standards and best practices necessary to help enhance consumer privacy in the Internet of Things (IoT).   The goal of this...
13/07/2014 - 09:27
Source: „Americans should beware the radio-frequency identification microchip because the danger it could lead to Big Brother watching and controlling you is a possibility, if remote. The technology available to implant RFIDs in citizens is here and now, but it is doubtful people would acquiesce if the government attempted to make it...