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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.

02/01/2019 - 09:21
Scientists from the National Institute for Materials Science in Japan have successfully fabricated a new type of topological LC circuits that can make electromagnetic waves without backscatter. Scientists believe that these circuits could potentially be used for high-frequency electromagnetic waveguides. These could allow for miniaturization of...
01/01/2019 - 12:23
War is about energy, not necessarily about people. In the days of the battle of Culloden Moor, Scotland, arms smashing other arms got tired and gave way. Richard Overy shows in Countdown to War (2009) that the decision to go to war in 1939 was made on both sides in a state of “growing irrationality.” Protagonists on either side were dead...
01/01/2019 - 10:01
Overcoming several technical and environmental hazards and objections, the waste-to-energy plant project, the first of its kind in the State, is moving ahead. Barring the environment clearance, the project has secured all mandatory clearances from various agencies. The plant, which is expected to address the perennial issue of management of...
01/01/2019 - 09:59
RFID is a workhorse in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets. Passive tags, like work badges and key fobs, need a base station but not the tags. Sensors are a big market and putting sensors in places that are hard to reach, hostile, or mobile is a costly proposition. That price could drop, and the sensors could be more approachable with...
01/01/2019 - 09:56
​Iotday is an open invitation to the Internet of Things Community to participate in an event, host a hackathon, or just share a beer/coffee with a friend or fellow collaborator focused around the IoT and its implications.
01/01/2019 - 09:55
It’s that time of the year again: reflecting on the year that’s past as we prepare for 2019 lurking around the corner. In this article, we have a roundup of some of our fan favorite pieces from 2018 on digital transformation. From the future of retail to trends in ecommerce to the rise of customer experience, these were some of our highlights...
01/01/2019 - 09:53
New research on the atomic properties of a two-dimensional compound could change what’s possible in the expanding world of the IoT (Image courtesy of Purdue University). From the home to the factory floor, the rapid proliferation of the Internet of Things is stoking demand for devices that can stay up-to-speed on huge data volumes. Inherent in...
31/12/2018 - 15:34
Dec 30, 2018—Since the beginning of time, mankind has been focused on how to reduce human labor and how to upgrade life activities by developing survival tools. No wonder that today, every industry across the globe craves for automation and machine learning. Rapid technological advancements have enabled us to use effective tools that can minimize...
31/12/2018 - 15:32
The world is evolving at a rapid pace. Never before we have witnessed so many changes happening in a such short period of time. Economic, social, technological and political shifts are reshaping the world very quickly and new challenges arise for nations and particularly for cities. As governments are seeking to incorporate innovations within...
31/12/2018 - 15:28
Last summer, the 100 Resilient Cities network of resilience practitioners, partners and experts gathered in New York at our Global Summit to assess the state of urban resilience, and our progress toward helping cities adapt and evolve in the face of 21st Century challenges. During our opening program, I invited Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, Senior Director...
30/12/2018 - 09:21
According to a Chinese website CNBeta, the Nokia 9 is set to launch in late January 2019. For the time being, Nokia has not made any official announcements concerning this particular device but as soon as they do, you can count on us that will write all about it. The Nokia 5.1 Plus has an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope and...
30/12/2018 - 09:18
SAN JOSE, Calif. — It’s still early days in commercial markets for the internet of things and especially machine learning, according to a startup making Bluetooth gateways. Rigado wants to spread Bluetooth mesh networking beyond use in lighting and see chip vendors improve the way that they manage their open-source offerings. The startup aims...
30/12/2018 - 09:15
In the beginning, there was Industry 4.0. Soon, however, the SAP community adopted the global term IoT. The Internet of Things is seen as the starting point of digital transformation, but it may not be enough. Last year, SAP tried to convince the SAP community of the advantages of IoT with a Leonardo conference in Germany. Even with the help...
29/12/2018 - 17:07
I believe the first cybernetic iteration of China was the only solid and sound political response to the technological drivers. The second iteration needs to be co-led by Millennials, as the expertise of the generation that build it has its roots firmly in the analogue. It cannot but lose the ability to take the risk it took with the Great...
29/12/2018 - 15:38
The age of the internet and autonomy is upon us; IoT technology is transforming the world with creative innovations in every imaginable aspect of our lives. As we see rapid automation with devices and tools of all kinds, improved connectivity of the IoT brings us one step closer to a fully autonomous, self-operating world of machines. We already...