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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.

23/10/2019 - 09:03
Tech has been in the crosshairs a lot lately. Over the past few years, data privacy scandals swirling around Facebook and Google, as well as countless data breaches of sensitive personal information, have affected almost every American whether they realize it or not. Despite alarming headlines, people have become resigned to this risk as an...
22/10/2019 - 22:44
CALL FOR PAPERS AND PROPOSALS! IEEE 6th World Forum on Internet of Things (WF-IoT 2020) 5-9 April 2020 // New Orleans, Louisiana, USA --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The 2020 IEEE 6th World Forum on Internet of Things (WF-IoT 2020) is the premier conference of the...
22/10/2019 - 16:48
4th Smart Home Asia Summit & Mini Expo 2020 (Feb. 13-14th Shanghai China) With the focus on smart home emerging technology and development pain point, “Smart Home Asia” has become one of flagship events in Asia. Based on three consecutive successful “Smart Home Asia” events, 4th Smart Home Asia Summit & Mini Expo 2020 is going to open...
22/10/2019 - 13:26
We deserve to have other technologies, something better than what we nowadays call “Information and Communication Technologies”. This book deals with its psychological, social, political, ecological and economic costs while it relates experiences to create Technological Sovereignty. The authors bring us closer to other ways of desiring, designing...
22/10/2019 - 11:24
The Qatar Industry 4.0 Congress 2020 will be taking place on the 25th & 26th of March at Qatar This is a Qatar’s largest gathering for the 4th industrial revolution covering major industry trends such as Industry 4.0, smart automation, future of manufacturing, industrial IOT, future factories, Additive Manufacturing, 5G, AI & robotics,...
22/10/2019 - 11:19
This week’s most exciting tech news was probably the inclusion of a radar sensor in the latest Google phone. While Project Soli, which enables the phone to wake up when it detects someone’s face or the fact that someone is reaching for it, may be just a gimmick, as we embed computing everywhere the technology behind the sensor is showing up in...
22/10/2019 - 09:22
...To my surprise, the MyData community seems to have a rough consensus that monetizing personal data is not a long-term sustainable way to run a data economy. The person that came up with the clearest formulation was perhaps Finnish lawyer Jussi Mäkinnen (not verbatim, I am quoting from my notes): The most enlightening presentation was Ingrid...
22/10/2019 - 08:40
CIRCULARITY 2030: TOWARDS ZERO WASTE. NEXT GENERATION LEADERS. CIRCULAR ECONOMY JOBS OF THE FUTURE Businesses, consumers and society at large have realised that to achieve the sustainable future we want, we need to rethink how our economies are structured and operate. The transition from a linear to a circular economy to move away from the...
22/10/2019 - 08:38
It takes so much time to organise your knowledge and even if organised things are hard to find again. Memex allows you to instantly find any website or PDF again by just remembering a few words from the text, the domain or time you visited it. You can also organise things with tags or lists, and add annotate websites so your thoughts stay...
22/10/2019 - 08:21
If you are interested in case studies, webinars, white papers and presentation downloads for how we are reinventing retail check the library. PERCH is reimagining the retail store experience based on merging the Physical + Digital. PERCH was founded in 2012 with a transformational vision for the physical retail industry – By overlaying...
21/10/2019 - 08:47
Amazon had promised to create more than 25,000 jobs on a new campus in Queens. On Thursday, it abruptly announced that it was canceling the deal.  "A senior executive from Amazon, one of the world’s biggest companies, led by the world’s richest person, found himself last weekend in a showdown with a suburban state senator. The executive...
21/10/2019 - 08:44
It is not surprising that PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) included Moscow in the top five megalopolises that are ready for innovation. In the first quarter of 2019, Moscow accounted for $587 million of the total Russian IT export volume, which in turn accounted to $1.2 billion.
21/10/2019 - 08:42
Modern cities are facing a wealth of problems, from climate change to housing costs to traffic to unemployment. Historically these issues have been tackled using politics and community incentives, but now, they're being tackled with new smart city tech. Things like ride-sharing or home-sharing, connected public transport, et cetera.
20/10/2019 - 08:04
At the Google I/O 2019 keynote event, CEO Sundar Pichai explained Google's mission when it comes to hardware products by saying "They all share a single goal: to be helpful, so we can be there for you big and small over the course of your day." At the Made by Google 2019 Event, Google Senior Vice President of Devices and Services Rick Osterloh...
20/10/2019 - 08:03
Cape Town - Security companies should implement zero visibility technology and policies so only senior personnel can gain access to captured personal particulars. Speaking to the Weekend Argus, Lee Marcus from Robyn Hey Attorneys suggested that only in emergencies or justifiable legal circumstances should personal info be accessed. “...