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03/05/2018 - 11:37
3 - 8 September, 2018, Sofia, Bulgaria   The Internet of Things (IoT) is one of the most important and fastest moving technology developments of recent times. Combined with blockchain’s ability to provide security and transparency of transactions and data utilization,  it offers an abundance of...
03/05/2018 - 02:06
In 2013, Michael Dell shocked the world by taking his namesake computer company private in the largest leveraged buyout since the Great Depression. He shocked it again in 2015 when he announced that the Texas company would merge with Massachusetts’ EMC, another tech industry stalwart, in one of the biggest deals in business, worth $67.7 billion...
03/05/2018 - 02:00
If Europe replaced its current streetlight infrastructure with smart lamps, it could save taxpayers up to €2.1 billion per year. At the moment, Europe spends nearly €3 billion on street lighting—a sum that could be translated to other public services like employing tens of thousands of doctors or nurses. By switching out traditional street lamps—...
03/05/2018 - 01:58
Across the U.S., semi-autonomous and driverless cars have taken to the streets more so than ever before. In 2017, California, Texas, Arizona and Washington were among the first states to roll out autonomous vehicles (AVs) on public roads (in limited testing areas). While it can be fun to imagine a world filled entirely with AVs, we’re still...
02/05/2018 - 19:10
In recent years, a growing number of G20 nation states have used various forms of summit diplomacy to enhance engagement with the African continent through regular high-level meetings. These have been operationalised through initiatives such as the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, India-Africa Forum Summit, Africa-EU Summit, the Korea-Africa...
02/05/2018 - 19:02
Special track IOTBCHAIN: Internet of Things and Blockchain  Chair and Coordinator Dr. Nicola Fabiano, Studio Legale Fabiano, Rome, Italy n.fabiano@studiolegalefabiano.eu along with INTERNET 2018, The Tenth International Conference on Evolving Internet June 24, 2018 to June 28, 2018 - Venice, Italy  Internet of Things (IoT) is...
02/05/2018 - 18:41
This report is about the first of a series of three meetings to build an NGI roadmap for Slovenia. The kickoff, NGI Salon – Ljubljana “Future NGI ecosystems and role of SME in NGI”, was held on April 6 at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Tržaška cesta 25, Ljubljana.  The follow up will be in Bled during Living Bits and Things . This...
02/05/2018 - 09:22
Many feel anxious about the impact of new technology on their jobs. This is not new. In fact, it dates back at least to the Luddites movement at the outset of the Industrial Revolution. And it resurfaced during the Great Depression and again in the 1960s, following a period of high productivity growth, and in the 1980s at the outset of the IT...
02/05/2018 - 09:21
We all loved Jim Carry's movie- The Truman Show, where his life was broadcast live around the clock and across the globe. With IOT getting into minutest part of our lives, can the same thing happen to us? The first 3 articles talked about the different realms in which IOT is going to impact our lives. This article covers the...
02/05/2018 - 09:19
The internet of things, that loose assortment of tiny sensors now embedded in seemingly everything, can collectively do a lot. Each individual sensor isn’t capable of very much but when combined with billions of others, they can map human behavior, help to predict everything from shopping trends to the weather, and perform millions of other...
01/05/2018 - 19:01
So ideally our cybernetics would resemble sliders that are set to actions and resource allocation, capabilities. But the question remains, can we organize, and can we organize to win? In my opinion winning would mean not only breaking the state-corporation in its self-assigned provider of normality and numbering (passports and IP), but building...
01/05/2018 - 10:56
Driven by connected low-cost sensing and actuation and the large host of scientifically and economically relevant application scenarios that they enable, the Internet of Things has become a central research area with a broad reach across many fields in information technology and adjacent domains. The International Conference on Internet of Things...
01/05/2018 - 10:54
New technologies and the Internet of Things have impacted many sectors, such as retail, manufacturing, healthcare, agriculture and more. Supply Chain though is an industry that is not discussed as much, but it faces many challenges that can be solved with the power of IoT. The modern supply chain is becoming more complex day by day....
01/05/2018 - 10:52
Technotopia is a podcast about the future. It assumes the world won’t fall into a dystopia and therefore is optimistic about our chances for human success. I’m looking for cool people to talk to and I’d like for you to join me. I love guests who are excited about the future and technology but I do not require a technology background. I want...
01/05/2018 - 10:50
Digital transformation is not a new concept – recent years have seen the rapid evolution of technology in business, from the Internet of Things (IoT) and blockchain to chatbots, machine learning and virtual reality With so much hype around digital change, it’s surprising that a recent global survey of IT professionals revealed only 8% of...