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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.

20/08/2019 - 09:38
Devices are everywhere – and are now intelligent and interacting with us through all manner of daily routines. There are billions of devices in the world helping to monitor and regulate everything from room temperatures to restocking the fridge. The Intelligence of Things Tracker has shown that smart cities, security and even healthcare are all...
20/08/2019 - 09:20
The Business Roundtable, a group of chief executive officers of nearly 200 major U.S. corporations, issues a statement with a new definition of the “purpose of a corporation.” The reimagined idea of a corporation drops the age-old notion that they function first and foremost to serve their shareholders and maximize profits. Investing in...
19/08/2019 - 09:45
It’s very interesting to witness how surveillance capitalism rolls-out. Facial recognition and CCTV are popping up here and there. When the biggest companies roll it out for efficiency, we don’t actually bat an eyelash. Walmart is also ushering in shelf-scanning and floor scrubbing robots in other stores.
19/08/2019 - 09:43
During a recent visit to my brother’s house, my sister-in-law pointed out their new Amazon Echo Dot. “It’s so cute,” she said, before showing me her primary use case: “Alexa, tell me a joke!” The sound of Jimmy Fallon’s voice suddenly filled the room with a corny joke that made my sister-in-law laugh as she went about her day. Later that...
19/08/2019 - 09:41
Aug 18, 2019—Many commercial and industrial organizations are exploring Internet of Things (IoT) solutions to drive productivity, automation and cost-savings within their business. A recent Spiceworks survey confirms that 86 percent of companies with more than 5,000 employees plan to adopt IoT solutions by 2020. Although the market forecasts are...
19/08/2019 - 09:25
We present Mediated Body, an exploration into designing for engaging experience in embodied interaction. Mediated Body entails a Suit worn by a Performer engaging in social play with a Participant. The Performer and the Participant each wear a pair of headphones, and when they touch each other's bare skin, they both hear a complex sound pattern....
19/08/2019 - 09:22
...What’s next? Can you predict what awaits us? Can we still develop? Does it have to break down? Are the pessimists right, or should we trust the optimists instead? Where are we today on the growth curve? One thing is certain: the time of industrial giants is behind us. The huge industrial behemoths are becoming a thing of the past. They began to...
19/08/2019 - 08:24
TagItSmartH2020: SmartTags: IoT Product Passport for Circular Economy Based on Printed Sensors and Unique Item-Level Identifiers Nenad GligoricNenad GligoricSrdjan KrcoSrdjan KrcoLiisa HakolaShow all 9 authorsRob van KranenburgRob van Kranenburg In this paper, we present a method that facilitates Internet of Things (IoT) for building a...
18/08/2019 - 10:24
Bosch ConnectedWorld (BCW) brought together the best minds to catalyze the creation of connected products and solutions invented for life. The conference, the exhibition, the hackathon, and the many networking and collaboration formats equally attracted executives, decision makers, digital transformers, innovators, developers, entrepreneurs,...
18/08/2019 - 09:36
Zenroom is a tiny and portable virtual machine that integrates in any application to authenticate and restrict access to data and execute human-readable smart contracts. Attribute based credential authentication Zenroom supports Elliptic Curve Pairing cryptography for advanced authentication flows: to implement privacy by design and lower...
18/08/2019 - 09:30
From Mobile City: Instead he argues for a City of Trust, in the introduction of the book described as: "on the surface [the City of Trust] looks very similar to the City of Control. But here the citizens have been given much more control: Here pervasive systems have been embedded, but offered as an option rather than as a default. You...
18/08/2019 - 09:27
This is the latest version of a working document to develop a certification mark for connected products by IoT community members worldwide. This is a work in progress and you may comment freely, join the conversation on Slack, sign up to our newsletter or give us feedback in writing (alex at iot.london) or on our monthly open calls. This is a...
17/08/2019 - 19:56
Last week, a 15-year-old girl named Dorothy looked at the smart fridge in her kitchen and decided to try and talk to it: "I do not know if this is going to tweet I am talking to my fridge what the heck my Mom confiscated all of my electronics again." Sure enough, it worked. The message Dorothy said out loud to her fridge was tweeted out by her...
17/08/2019 - 12:56
Syndicated Content Editor Syndicated Content EditorAugust 16, 2019 10:15 New York, NY, Aug 16, 2019 (WiredRelease): Internet of Things (IoT) in Travel Industry research Report 2019 – 2028 published by MarketResearch.Biz providing latest business Growth Factors, Regional market Insights, Opportunities, rising growth, Drivers, challenges,...
17/08/2019 - 10:59
... Handily, constructing a modern, democratic alternative where personal data is privately owned, and where basic infrastructure like search engines and selling platforms are public goods - like public transport or running water - could prove to be a counter-intuitively lucrative project, as successful anti-establishment entrepreneurial...