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21/10/2018 - 10:50
Amazon now has a $60 microwave that connects to its smart assistant Alexa. It’s one more foray into the “internet of things” — a world in which every object in your home is connected to the internet, from your refrigerator to your ceiling fan. Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson talks with tech correspondent Ben Brock Johnson (@TheBrockJohnson),...
21/10/2018 - 10:48
A lot has been spoken about how the future is “now”! The internet of things sparks numerous debates, not just due to the pioneering approach to how everybody’s lives can change, but also how it affects us from a moral standpoint. From a technical perspective, the internet of things has an abundance of uses in modern life. Smart cars and smart...
21/10/2018 - 10:22
I prefer a more socially invested development that respects market diversity and does not enter disruptive amounts of money to break ecosystems and establish oligopolies I am advocating for social innovation rather than financial innovation and rather than just selling more gadgets to people. The model Silicon Valley brings is not sustainable...
21/10/2018 - 10:04
Dave Mejia is a blockchain strategist and engineer from software development firm Talos Digital, which has offices in Medellín as well as New York, Montreal and Austin, TX. Mejia and his team are currently working on at least five apps that use blockchain technology, ranging from fields such as insurance to money handling. The Bogotá Post...
20/10/2018 - 11:06
Fendi attempts to address the Italian national youth unemployment crisis by luring a new generation into becoming traditional artisans. ROME — One unseasonably warm recent October morning, a steady stream of Roman high school students clad in the uniform of teenagers around the world — T-shirts over leggings or jeans — moseyed through the...
20/10/2018 - 11:00
CLERMONT-FERRAND, France—After some recent delays, a universal ISO standard for RFID tire tags is now expected to be available by the end of 2019, according to Michelin's Pierre Loiret, who leads on industrial standards and government regulation. He also is a co-convenor on the ISO TC31 WG10 working group, which is tasked with drawing up the...
20/10/2018 - 10:54
BOSTON - The 'internet of things' is composed of all the devices and appliances that allow a user to turn up the heat, brew a pot of coffee or start the Crock Pot from a smartphone. The convenience is great, but a real-life experiment at Northeastern University is finding there are several potential dangers that a user might not realize....
20/10/2018 - 10:51
The journey from Silicon Valley buzzword to ubiquitous technology was relatively quick for the Internet of Things (IoT), the market for which recently surpassed $150 billion and is projected to grow almost 30 percent annually over the next few years. McKinsey estimates that the impact of IoT technology on the world’s economy will eclipse $6.2...
19/10/2018 - 10:02
Responding to the rise of interconnected technology, the National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) has recently issued an introductory document in a planned series of cybersecurity publications addressing Internet of Things (IoT) privacy risks.  Open for comment through October 24, 2018, the Draft NISTIR 8228, Considerations for...
19/10/2018 - 10:01
In principle, there is broad consensus that knowledge should be the basis of environmental sustainability policies. Knowledge about the environment is often generated by corporations, in addition to governments, as part of their industrial activities (Mukerji 1989). The Arctic is an important crossroads of industrial development and...
19/10/2018 - 09:58
Boston Dynamics’ “nightmare inducing” robots are seemingly becoming more human-like with each passing month. Whereas just a few years ago, the company’s “Atlas” robot could barely manage walking on uneven ground, the terrifying humanoid android can effortlessly run and leap over obstacles — or on to platforms and boxes. This latest upgrade follows...
19/10/2018 - 09:08
SAREF is a reference ontology for the Internet of Things that has been published as an ETSI Technical Specification and includes dedicated extensions to specific domains (currently energy, buildings and environment). In 2017, a Specialist Task Force (STF) was requested by ETSI and the European Commission to further extend SAREF to new domains,...
18/10/2018 - 11:26
...Ball cautions against buying into the hype of the technology behind data science. “It is, however, worth remembering that data science is not just about a collection of algorithms. Data science is as much a method and an approach; a mindset that can help security practitioners scale and automate their activity by training machines to copy the...
18/10/2018 - 11:14
JOHANNESBURG – JSE-listed technology company Altron and Huawei have announced a global partnership in an Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem that will see the two companies combine their expertise to deliver tangible and real IoT solutions for businesses in South Africa and the rest of Africa. Commenting on the partnership, ...
18/10/2018 - 09:51
On 24, 25, 26 October Fabrica presents “SPACE AND EARTH DNA”: international experts will discuss in round tables about high technologies and design strategies of space exploration and building techniques, along with themes such as the relationship between people, machines, Space and planet Earth for managing sustainable cities, intelligent...