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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.

21/12/2019 - 11:08
For some years now, the Internet of Things (IoT) has been a constantly evolving reality. The possibility that machines (nodes) can communicate with each other has paved the way for applications that promise to have a profound impact on our lives. They include smart farming, home automation and communication between vehicles.
20/12/2019 - 08:29
You've likely heard the term "Internet of Things" at some point from a colleague, an article, or an advertisement. But the term is broad and can cover an overwhelming amount of information. In short, the Internet of Things refers to the rapidly growing network of connected objects that are able to collect and exchange data using embedded...
20/12/2019 - 08:28
You may have heard about 5G's Internet-of-Things potential yourself in such gauzy statements as "5G will make every industry and every part of our lives better" (spoken by Meredith Attwell Baker, president of the wireless trade group CTIA, at the MWC Americas trade show in 2017) and "It's a wholly new technology ushering in a new era of...
20/12/2019 - 08:26
As a new decade approaches, we are in a state of technological flux across many spectrums. One area to take note of is quantum computing. We are starting to evolve beyond classical computing into a new data era called quantum computing. It is envisioned that quantum computing (still in a development stage) will accelerate us into the future by...
19/12/2019 - 06:08
AUBURN, Ala. (WSFA) - If you’re doing any of your holiday shopping online, buyers beware. There are thousands of counterfeit products online, even at trusted websites. "From cellphones to designer handbags, sales of counterfeit goods have exploded online. According to the Better Business Bureau, it costs manufacturers and retailers $250...
19/12/2019 - 06:06
..."We are witnessing a whole new era of sustainability. Consumers around the world are increasingly motivated to be more environmentally conscious and they are exercising their voice through the products they buy. This said, knowing the provenance of products is a critical part of a consumer’s decision-making process. Brands able to provide...
19/12/2019 - 06:04
The Modern Money Network (“MMN”) aims to bring accurate and accessible knowledge of monetary and financial systems to the broader public. Our symposia bring together students, scholars, professionals and members of the public to discuss, debate and refine ideas about money. Our work combines insights from a range of fields, including law,...
18/12/2019 - 14:52
Can biometrics play a role in self-sovereign identity? Some attendees of the Internet Identity Workshop (IIW) are resistant to the idea. Others suggest there is a place for biometrics in decentralized ID systems, so discussions about biometric technology crop up in various ways during IIW sessions. Self-sovereign identity (SSI) and decentralized...
18/12/2019 - 14:50
The Dawn of the Internet Identity Layer and the Role of Decentralized Identity Publication Date December 2019 The way identity is handled on the internet today suffers from many limitations. Current deployments deprive users form the ability to control their own identities or data. In an era of massive data breaches, it is surprising that...
18/12/2019 - 08:21
Reuters event is hosting a free to attend webinar on how to Enrich Auto Product Development Innovation With Fresh New Data (December 20th, 10.00 Central US time). Register here. New and available data for Auto carriers is transforming the very definition of insurance. Product development that utilizes this data has never been more important...
18/12/2019 - 08:19
Rethink Technology Research finds that smart building penetration of the total commercial and industrial building stock will reach only 0.49% in the period, with huge room to grow The smart building market will grow to $92.5bn globally, by 2025, according to our research, up from around $4.2bn in 2019, with the primary driver being the desire...
18/12/2019 - 08:17
SpaceX isn't the only company creating satellite constellations. The California-based company just booked rideshare launches for a group looking to make their own network of satellites. The Canadian-based firm, called Kepler Communications, is scheduled for space on two SpaceX Falcon 9 launches to deploy several satellites for the "Internet of...
17/12/2019 - 06:40
The Italian government wants other EU Member States to test and accredit its SPID eID system. Italy started the peer-review process on 11 December, presenting SPID in a meeting at the European Commission in Brussels. EU Member States are invited to test Italy’s SPID (Sistema Pubblico di Identità Digitale, or the public system for digital...
17/12/2019 - 06:31
Are you interested in new organisational forms, decentralised governance, blockchain technology and what the next decade holds for these areas? Nesta (the UK’s Innovation Foundation) are running a competition for essays exploring how blockchain-enabled decentralisation will change the way we think about work and the structure of organisations. To...
17/12/2019 - 06:16
LISBON — At the heart of the so-called "smart city" concept, both in the developing and industrialized worlds, is the ability to create districts capable of tackling certain global challenges of our time. Those challenges are starkly evident in Latin American cities and include urban regeneration, social inclusion, and socio-environmental...