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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.

29/12/2018 - 15:25
The cryptocurrencies increasing popularity over the last years has been closely followed by a proliferation of cybersecurity incidents. Hacking and ransomware attacks and phishing and mining malware have become real threats for both crypto traders and holders. McAfee: Crypto Mining Malware Surged 4,000% This Year And 2019 may bring new...
29/12/2018 - 15:23
Leading international players in advanced technologies, connectivity, broadband and digital transformation will be in Riyadh next year to take part in the second Saudi International Exhibition and Conference for Internet of Things (IoT). The event will be held from February 13 to 15, at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Centre...
29/12/2018 - 12:05
An overview of the current state of the energy industry’s exploration and integration of blockchain technology. In the last year, the roughly 120 energy blockchain startups in existence collectively raised a total of $324 million. These fledgling energy companies comprise the majority of investment in energy-focused blockchain technology....
29/12/2018 - 11:29
Over the past 201 days, DREP development team have completed more than 1000 code submissions, fixed 34 bugs and improved 12 technology points. Today the team is ready to launch the Testnet 1.0, and in one month’s time (Jan 2019), DREP Chain Testnet will become officially open source to the community. Testnet 1.0 is named after the prestigeous...
28/12/2018 - 02:53
Shenzhen Open Innovation Lab (SZOIL), established by SIDA and Maker Collider, is a space and platform for worldwide makers to communicate and cooperate. SZOIL is also the first Fab Lab in Shenzhen authorized by MIT CBA as a research and development partner of FabLab 2.0. SZOIL embodies four functions including Fab Lab promotion and FabLab 2.0...
28/12/2018 - 02:52
The new service is available in 37 US cities for owners of 2015 or newer Volvo or General Motors vehicles, including Chevrolet, Buick, GMC or Cadillac brands. Photograph: Volvo Amazon has begun offering deliveries direct to car boots for members of its Prime subscription service. The new Amazon Key In-Car service is available in 37 US cities...
28/12/2018 - 02:21
Industrial companies around the world are struggling with the complexity of their IoT engagements. Technical challenges with huge data volumes, fragmented systems, protocols and sites - and on top of that - challenges with network security setups, legacy systems and multiple data sources and destinations is one part of the equation. The other part...
27/12/2018 - 01:35
Abstract—The Internet of Things & Services is a major driver for technological development and will dramatically change products, services, and markets. It not only empowers people to collaborate, but any product or service developed by people — or those emerging from such collaboration. The technology will definitely change business, but the...
27/12/2018 - 01:29
Goods, persons, houses, real life situations and Industrial processes all radiate data and create footprints or even digital twins. These twins exist as sets of properties in an analytic layer that is in many hands at the moment but not really under multi stakeholder control. Whoever or whatever gains agency in and on that layer (which defines...
27/12/2018 - 01:25
Abstract— In this paper the vision and the main objectives of the FP7 SocIoTal project are described together with a description of the initial activities and results in relation to the scenario definition. Contrary to the general approach of creating Internet of Things (IoT) services from a business perspective, the project addresses the design...
26/12/2018 - 14:36
It’s hard to live a day in the developed world without using a Unilever product. The multinational manufactures and distributes over 400 consumer goods brands covering food and beverages, domestic cleaning products and personal hygiene. With so many processes to coordinate and manage, artificial intelligence is quickly becoming essential for...
26/12/2018 - 14:24
‘To read Freud is to begin to see how the conception of what it is to be a modern person came about. For Marx, reflection leads to antagonistic class relations.’ Photograph: Bettmann Archive “If anything is certain, it is that I myself am not a Marxist.” I love that Karl Marx said that. I love his self-knowledge. I love the poetry of The...
26/12/2018 - 14:22
For the last eight years in a row, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named as the most powerful woman in the world by Forbes. Given the low number of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) roles, it might surprise you to find out that Merkel has a PhD in physical chemistry. This article discusses the different...
25/12/2018 - 18:44
LoRaWAN has recently emerged as one of the key radio technologies to address the challenges of Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) deployments, namely power efficiency, long range, scalable deployments and cost effectiveness. LoRa Alliance has had an exponential growth with 500+ members with recent arrival of heavyweight members such as Google,...
25/12/2018 - 18:39
So far, the 12 cities that are the furthest along have already created hyper-local silos to store data within their cities. A scrutiny by The Indian Express of such decisions reveals that these plans will lead to local servers initially ranging between 2,000 and 6,000 TB. Further, many Smart City chiefs remain either unaware of untrusting of cloud...