Internet of Things News

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.

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14/11/2013 - 22:05
Source: "Cisco announced two important things in today’s earnings report: The first is that the company is aggressively moving into the Internet of Things—the effort to connect just about every object on earth to the internet—by rolling out new technologies. The second is that Cisco has seen a huge drop-off in demand for its hardware in emerging…
14/11/2013 - 20:52
Source: "The term “Internet of Things” refers to the use of the Internet for monitoring, tracking, controlling, and interconnecting everyday objects. For example, home appliances can be connected to the Internet to facilitate household activities. In this context, it is worth mentioning that refrigerators that allow the users to access the…
14/11/2013 - 20:40
Source: "Over the past weeks, IT research agency Gartner announced a new development that is going to change the industrial world: digital business. The launch was accompanied by a great drum roll and trumpet fanfare. According to Gartner, digital business is based upon the development of the Internet of Everything, a term that was introduced by…
14/11/2013 - 15:02
Source: "When I met Rachel Kalmar, Data Scientist at Misfit Wearables, earlier this year, she had 17 devices strapped to her body. The devices, which are mostly around her wrist, measured various parameters ranging from heartbeats to sleep cycles. This last Friday, at the TedxSF conference, Kalmar announced that the number of devices had increased…
14/11/2013 - 09:19
Source: " Sure the development of the Internet of Things has a way to go before it becomes a  reality. But IT research firm Gartner already estimates it will be worth $1.9 trillion by 2020. Gartner also predicts the Internet of Things will create an entire new economy based on interconnectivity of devices. The predictions were made yesterday by…
13/11/2013 - 17:23
Source: "We’re about to hit the ceiling of what people are willing to babysit,” said Mark Rolston, chief creative officer at Frog Design. “How many devices do you want to try and keep alive and awake throughout the day?” Home tech also needs to be transformed, Frog’s Rolston said. Using a phone to control devices in the home doesn’t make sense,…
13/11/2013 - 17:19
Source: "Keith Nosbusch, CEO of Rockwell Automation, told a Houston crowd that enterprises need to better connect data transferring between devices and people in their manufacturing plants and offices. Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) imagines a world where manufacturing plants have every pump, pipe, tank and crane connected to the Internet.…
13/11/2013 - 17:16
Source: “As an array of everyday objects such as thermostats, toasters and even sneakers gets connected to the Internet, the FTC is taking a first stab at examining this vast and emerging area of technology, sparking concern from trade groups that fear regulation could harm innovation. The Federal Trade Commission is due to hold a workshop on the…
12/11/2013 - 20:25
ThingMonk is an exciting new conference from the team that brought you Monki Gras and The Monktoberfest. It will be held on December 2nd and 3rd, 2013 at Shoreditch Works Village Hall, a popup event space at one of London’s premier addresses, Hoxton Square, right at the heart of the UK’s exploding tech cluster, Tech City. The event will bridge…
12/11/2013 - 10:28
Source: "The Internet of Things (IoT) is here and there's no turning back — interconnected gadgets, biometrics, talking cars and mind-reading sensors are just a few of the IoT indicators rapidly proliferating in our daily lives, but consumers remain cautious, new research finds. ISACA, a professional information security, assurance, risk…
12/11/2013 - 09:19
Vint: "The rumor began at the end of the previous century: Things will connect to the Internet. Due to the long nose of innovation it took fifteen years to happen, but now a tipping point is here. In various sizes and shapes, all kinds of startups and established names are claiming breakthroughs, ranging from off-the-shelf sensor hardware…
12/11/2013 - 08:57
Source: "“...The longstanding issue is how to break down the silos and achieve convergence in managing networks more holistically,” Dan McGrath, industrial automation solutions manager at Panduit, told Design News, in an interview. “We need the IT side to understand the business value and priorities of control integration, and to take more of a…
11/11/2013 - 20:26
Source: "With the digital world upon us, digitalization will significantly change the technology market through the Internet of Things, according to Gartner, Inc. While IT spending in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) will show an average annual growth rate of 2.2 percent through 2017, the Internet of Things (things, people, places and…
11/11/2013 - 16:42
source GS1’s EPC “Gen2" air interface protocol, first published by EPCglobal in 2004, defines the physical and logical requirements for an RFID system of interrogators and passive tags, operating in the 860 MHz - 960 MHz UHF range. Over the past decade, EPC Gen2 has established itself as the standard for UHF implementations across multiple sectors…
11/11/2013 - 11:01
Source: "At China Hi-Tech Fair (CHTF) 2013, which will be held from November 16-21, the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) will once again demonstrate its achievements achieved over a decade in the field of the Internet of Things (IOT). It will be the third year for CAS to successively display IOT technologies, applications and solutions at CHTF.…