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27/06/2018 - 10:29
Two of the hottest technology trends today are the rise in Internet of Things (IoT) and blockchain adoption. A recent report by the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) brings these two areas together—in a potentially good way. The study by CSA, an organization that raises awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing...
27/06/2018 - 10:28
The internet of things is a phrase that gets thrown around a lot. The term is said to have been invented by Kevin Ashton during his time as brand manager for Procter & Gamble in 1997. It has been repeated enough to necessitate its own abbreviation: IoT. Data collection was the first phase of IoT. Getting connected sensors small enough to...
27/06/2018 - 10:26
Remote device data poses challenges for the datacentre, but edge processing, analytics and the cloud can help businesses profit from the promise of the internet of things  We’re witnessing the rise of data at the edge, and the challenges it presents to businesses are significant. The internet of things (IoT) – the broad-brush term for a...
26/06/2018 - 11:03
We cannot do anything, we can only wait? That last line of Heidegger always annoyed me, but he is right. The accumulation of ‘extra’ that he discerned in techné, the ‘over the top’ qualities that start to network effect with every iteration operate seamlessly as they have been ported to their own virtual ‘home’, there is nothing to ‘stop’ them...
26/06/2018 - 10:04
AI Tech World is a 2 day Conference, Exhibition and Festival, uniting over 2,500 industry leaders, tech innovators, decision-makers and investors. Hear from visionary keynotes, relevant case studies, and get to grips with the subjects that matter most to your business. Discover exactly how industry visionaries are breaking new ground within...
26/06/2018 - 09:55
Connected World is a 2 day Festival of Connected Technology, uniting over 2,500 industry leaders, tech innovators, decision makers and investors. Now in its 4th year, it has grown exponentially in content, technologies and audience size; with our original Connected Home and Cities tracks now complemented with disruptive subjects such as...
26/06/2018 - 09:30
“Every once in a while, we encounter a phenomenon that doesn’t just create a stir but causes a fundamental shift in the landscape and alters the course. This is one of those technology paradigm shifts that can redefine our world in a significant way." Some watershed technological innovations have proven to alter the course of history. From the...
26/06/2018 - 09:28
The internet of things is going to generate a lot of data. IoT is all about data, and how cheap computing, ubiquitous connectivity, and low-cost data-generating sensors change the depth with which we can see the world and its processes around us. But the promise of all of that data confuses people. At every conference I attend, someone...
26/06/2018 - 09:26
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cog, maker of the world’s most secure IoT security solutions, today announced that Fleet, an Australian Internet of Things startup, has partnered with the company to advance the security of satellite-connected Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Fleet will deploy Cog’s D4 Secure platform on trial projects around the...
25/06/2018 - 21:11
According to a brand-new survey from Insurance Nexus 94% of respondents agreed that AI is going to deeply transform the insurance industry. The message is clear. AI is going to hit insurance big time – so you need to ensure you’re prepared for the future.  One way to do this is to check out our newly released “Insurance AI &...
25/06/2018 - 21:02
Shanghai-based startup VeChain is testing a blockchain application to verify the wine supply chain and fight counterfeits. VeChain, a Shanghai-based blockchain startup, is testing a blockchain application to verify of the wine supply chain and fight counterfeits, South China Morning Post reported May 24. The Chinese wine industry is worth $2...
25/06/2018 - 20:58
Amid all the hype and criticisms of blockchain, one of the more entertaining takes comes from Blockchain.info co-founder Nicolas Cary, who argues that the technology will be as important to the world as the Gutenberg printing press in the 15th century. While a range of organisations, from the ASX to Australian horticulture exporters, are...
25/06/2018 - 05:47
Festivals are not cashless. Most music festivals still require attendees to bring cash with them or be charged for taking money out from ATMs on the festival site to then be forced to exchange these funds for tokens, that are sold in bulk and cannot be refunded if not used. The fintech industry can and should be profiting from this gap in the...
25/06/2018 - 05:46
South Africa’s mineral wealth makes it one of the most richly endowed countries in the world, yet it has proportionately the largest impoverished population in Africa. Unemployment among 15- to 24-year-olds is 52%, compared with only 11% in the rest of sub-Saharan Africa. The rate of unemployment among the country’s economically active...
25/06/2018 - 05:45
In 2017, forced evictions and demolitions of homes have been documented in 32 of the cities participating in the Smart Cities Mission, according to an analysis of the government’s flagship project by the Housing and Land Rights Network (HRLN). Some of these evictions were directly linked to Smart City projects, while others were carried out...