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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26/10/2013 - 16:54
Source: "Chinese enterprises and research institutions on Thursday established the country's first state-level industrial alliance for the Internet of Things (IOT). IOT refers to digital networks of physical objects that are linked by the Internet and interact through web services. Everyday goods will be connected to the Internet and be identified…
26/10/2013 - 16:51
Source: "It’s been an exciting week for mobile enthusiasts on both the Apple and Microsoft camps, but it was the former that stole the stage with the iPad Air. The fifth generation tablet sports a cutting edge 64-bit A7 processor that provide twice the performance of its predecessor and 72 times the graphical horsepower of the original iPad.…
26/10/2013 - 09:27
Source: "Back in 2009 when RFID was a lesser known term, Scientists at the University of Bristol created tags so small that they could be glued onto ants to track how they decided where to form colonies. As personal and industrial technology devices become more sophisticated, embedding RFID into items at the point of manufacture seems a more…
26/10/2013 - 09:22
Source: "Watch the news, read the tech blogs, and the so-called robots have already taken over. On Kickstarter there’s a robot that brews beer, a robot that tunes your guitar, a robot that is a 3D printer. There’s a robot refrigerator, a robot alarm clock, a robot desk lamp. In the Internet of Things, bot is the new dot-com, a suffix that confers…
25/10/2013 - 23:19
Skynet offers a realtime websocket API as well as a Node.JS NPM module to make event-driven IoT development fast and easy. When nodes and devices register with Skynet, they are assigned a unique id known as a UUID along with a security token. (Note: tokens can be provided by the request rather than having Skynet assign one for you.) Upon…
25/10/2013 - 23:09
Source: "How will Europe lift itself out of current and future economic woes - and help save the planet while it’s about it? According to chip giant Intel, with hi-tech carrots rather than government sticks. So said the head of Intel’s European R&D operation, Martin Curley, this week at the chip company’s European Research and Innovation…
25/10/2013 - 21:21
Source: "Cities, industry and residents must collaborate to prevent sustainable community development from faltering and spur the use of technology to reduce pollution and increase efficiency in cities, said Charbel Aoun, an international smart cities expert. The evolution - rather than revolution - of making cities more efficient or "smart,"…
25/10/2013 - 10:44
An organizations’ ability to become ‘data savvy’ and integrate data analytics within the core of its company will become one of the primary elements for success in the modern world. This ‘shift’ will lead to significant changes within the organization, and that is why we need to try to answer the following question: ‘How should a manager integrate…
25/10/2013 - 10:35
Source: " Next month the Federal Trade Commission will meet to discuss how it plans to regulate the internet of things, and how connected devices share consumer data. There are two issues at play here, one being the privacy of consumer data and the other being the security of the networks delivering that data. The privacy issue, however, also…
24/10/2013 - 21:55
Source: "The fridges and coffeemakers at Starbucks are about to get a whole lot smarter. Within the next year, the coffee chain reportedly plans to connect its devices to the Internet of Things. Specifically, fridges will now tell employees when a carton of milk has gone bad, and cloud-based Clover coffeemakers will track what recipes customers…
24/10/2013 - 21:52
Source: "... The Internet of Things makes a huge difference for the patient. She receives personalized and responsive healthcare. But this technology also helps the businesses involved. The healthcare provider achieves a competitive advantage in its services. The hospital benefits from cost savings through more accurate treatment and better…
24/10/2013 - 21:49
Source: "Cherokee Nation Environmental Specialist April Hathcoat checks real time air quality data collected from the tribe’s air monitoring stations from her Allen Road office in Tahlequah. The Cherokee Nation was among four Oklahoma tribes to receive part of an $847,097 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to help monitor air…
22/10/2013 - 09:25
Source: "Gartner are predicting by 2020 the Internet of Things will create an additional $1.9 trillion for the economy. The Internet of Things is the eventual merging of the explosion of smart devices, from smartphones through to sensors within a kitchen fridge, and the connectivity of the Internet. As the cost of connecting devices decreases and…
22/10/2013 - 09:22
Source: "IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Libelium, a wireless sensor network hardware provider, today released an Internet of Things Starter Kit to enable dozens of sensor applications ranging from monitoring parking spaces or air pollution to providing assistance for the elderly. Created by IBM scientists and Libelium engineers to ease application…
20/10/2013 - 10:07
Source: "There is a common misconception in the technology community that in order for a startup to be successful with the masses, it has to disrupt an industry and unseat the big incumbents. In truth, these types of tectonic shifts in markets are exceedingly rare. Real and lasting change often occurs when startups know how to leverage and partner…