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07/05/2018 - 08:27
The aims of the transhumanist movement are summed up by Mark O’Connell in his book To Be a Machine, which last week won the Wellcome Book prize. “It is their belief that we can and should eradicate ageing as a cause of death; that we can and should use technology to augment our bodies and our minds; that we can and should merge with machines,...
07/05/2018 - 08:26
May 06, 2018—In my column last week, I described what I believe the term "digital transformation" means, and why it is not simply applying technology to various aspects of a business. Digital transformation means breaking down the barrier between the real and digital worlds, so that computer applications and artificial intelligence (AI) can be...
06/05/2018 - 15:05
At the 32nd ASEAN Summit in April 2018, Singapore introduced the ASEAN Smart Cities Network (ASCN) as one of the key deliverables. The ASCN is aimed at being prepared for the security and socio-economic implications arising from changing centres of urban populations. As this is a regional initiative to be sustained and continued region-wide beyond...
06/05/2018 - 14:57
The education industry all over the world is going through radical change, because of factors such as emerging tech innovations, government regulations, student mobility and others. The ever-growing popularity of mobile devices provided a wonderful opportunity to the field of education. Custom software development leverages experience as well...
06/05/2018 - 14:56
HOUSTON - Microsoft has partnered with the city of Houston to create the nation’s first “Internet of Things” alliance aimed at innovation and digital literacy, Mayor Sylvester Turner announced Friday. Turner said the technology company will adopt five communities where there will be a focus on giving people the skills they need to develop...
05/05/2018 - 17:41
in Chapter 14, Rob van Kranenburg postulates that the existing models of thinking about security in cyberspace are not necessarily the most appropriate or useful. In contrast to Bobrow’s focus on U.S. security policy, van Kranenburg argues broadly and philosophically that the emerging Internet of Things, with its “automated systems interacting in...
05/05/2018 - 14:52
Want to learn the connection between Big Data and IoT? Check out our latest article to find out more how IoT-based solutions can benefit from utilizing Big data analytics to extract and sort valuable information and build advanced infrastructures. Keywords: ● big data definition ● iot software development company ● iot software services...
05/05/2018 - 14:41
There has been plenty of change throughout the evolution of information technology. Now it's time for the corporate world to catch up and reshape how they do business and serve their customers. A common way of looking at the future of technology is to focus on unit sales, installed bases, or revenue estimates. Kicking off today's keynote...
05/05/2018 - 14:39
By 2020, it has been predicted that there will be anywhere from 25 to 50 billion things connected – that’s seven connected things for every person on the planet. While IoT has many exciting prospects, I believe its true value will be driven by business, particularly when it comes to governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) practices. As...
05/05/2018 - 14:37
If smart devices can talk to each other, they can be hacked. In the last few years, cybercriminals have accessed devices connected through the Internet of Things to commit crimes such as shutting down the heat to a building and slowing a university network to a crawl.  A recent report from Gartner shows that worldwide spending to secure...
04/05/2018 - 15:42
A report on the Smart Economy conference in the European Parliament in Brussels, providing some insight on the stance of regulators and lawmakers regarding Crypto Currencies and Smart Economies. From the 2nd through the 4th of may NEO, NEX and CoZ organised a Smart Economy Expo at the European Parliament to educate law makers and regulators on...
04/05/2018 - 15:40
5th generation wireless systems, abbreviated 5G, are improved wireless network technologies deploying in 2018 and later.[1] The primary technologies include: Millimeter wave bands (26, 28, 38, and 60 GHz) offer performance as high as 20 gigabits per second (gbps)[2]; Massive MIMO (Multiple Input Multiple Output - 64-256 antennas) offers...
04/05/2018 - 08:28
Low-tech solutions can deliver big emission cuts: sails could once again become the norm. Photograph: Courtesy of Elomatic Oy/NYK Watch out for the return of the sailing ship. After a commitment last month to cut greenhouse gas emissions from shipping by at least 50% by 2050, the race is on to find new technologies that can green the 50,...
04/05/2018 - 08:27
The concept behind the Internet of Things (IoT) might sound fascinating to regular people, but for us industry professionals, it’s merely a product of technological evolution. The truth is, IoT has been around for decades and only recently did its power to make everything smart come into the limelight. In fact, the term Internet of Things was...
04/05/2018 - 08:25
Human Subdermal Identification: Implanting Employees With RFID Chips in the Enterprise Workplace - An Assessment of Technology, Considerations and Feasibility - ResearchAndMarkets.com DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Human Subdermal Identification: Implanting Employees With RFID Chips in the Enterprise Workplace - An Assessment of Technology,...