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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.

23/01/2020 - 07:14
LONDON, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- To make your smart city more sustainable, liveable and appealing, you need to adopt the co-creation model, says Deutsche Telekom (DTAG). As smart cities become more popular, citizens must be empowered to adapt to their new digital environments. Telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom believes smart...
23/01/2020 - 07:10
Last year there were rebellions against various kinds of ‘state capture’ all over the world. State capture, as John Githongo explains in an article appearing on an online journal, is the repurposing of the state in order to facilitate theft of public funds. The people in power are no longer there to advance public good, but to gain wealth and...
23/01/2020 - 07:09
Skylo has emerged from stealth mode with $116 million in total funding. The new Series B round raised $103 million, led by SoftBank Group and joined by all existing investors. The company had previously raised $13 million in a Series A round that was co-led by DCM and Innovation Endeavors, and joined by Moore Strategic Ventures.
22/01/2020 - 15:12
Georgia Tech’s Center for the Development and Application of Internet of Things Technologies provides new insights and advice on IoT project implementation with suggested frameworks for improving your approach to this transformative process. The DIGIT framework abstracts what is an inherently unique and often complex and messy transformation...
22/01/2020 - 14:56
Welcome to the Argentina Artificial Lift 2020 Exhibition and Conference where artificial lift systems providers and service companies will meet with oil and gas operators in Buenos Aires to explore the next generation of artificial lift technologies and techniques for unconventional and conventional oil and gas production. In the current oil...
22/01/2020 - 14:54
As we reflect on the transformations that have molded civilization into what it is today, the decade ahead paints an intriguing picture of society’s impending digital evolution. Throughout history, cities have been built around resources, and civilizations have emerged by making good use of those resources. Innovation used to be centered on...
22/01/2020 - 14:52
Jan 21, 2020—Several technology companies are leveraging radio frequency identification not only to transmit data, but also to power their devices, thereby ensuring consistent performance from sensor-using systems designed to make it easier to find and manage products and assets. Smart sports ball company SportCor has sold its electronics to...
22/01/2020 - 14:49
David Unger first discovered the power of the internet in 1994, when he hosted an online AOL chat with Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones. Thousands of fans logged onto AOL using their dial-up modems and typed their questions in a chatroom, as Unger helped relay the questions to the rock star and another staffer transcribed his answers in the...
21/01/2020 - 09:44
5G introduction and advancement requires comprehensive policy making and coordination between governments, public agencies and private corporations. Following are some suggestions I shared on 5G policy making with a thinktank (one of my clients) recently during a brainstorming session. • Better utilise public street furniture for 5G...
21/01/2020 - 09:37
Digital identity solutions are essential for a European internal market. Europe can benefit from the existing experience and diversity of solutions in European countries. The present study examines the European e-identity landscape as well as success factors for high dissemination and acceptance. In addition to the ease-of-use, which is essential...
21/01/2020 - 09:34
THE RINGIFICATION OF THE NEIGHBORHOOD "My neighbors—on each side of my house and across the street—all use Amazon’s Ring doorbell. This sometimes raises opportunities to measure my commitment to privacy. For several nights in a row this past summer, some kids (I assume) were egging cars on our block. Eventually it was my “turn,” and I woke up to...
21/01/2020 - 09:26
End-to-end encryption is a staple of secure messaging apps like WhatsApp and Signal. It ensures that no one—even the app developer—can access your data as it traverses the web. But what if you could bring some version of that protection to increasingly ubiquitous—and notoriously insecure—internet-of-things devices? The Swiss cryptography firm...
21/01/2020 - 09:22
They are already here. And they might already outnumber us. Their proliferation is breath-taking, with an estimated population reaching 125 billion in the next 10 years. Internet of Things (IoT) devices are the faces of a societal digital transformation, poised to revolutionize the way we live, play, and work. But are we really in control of this...
20/01/2020 - 17:28
How To Drive the AI Value Proposition in Insurance with Cutting-Edge Analytics and Innovation The insurance industry is facing the challenges of disruption caused by the technological advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML). Insurance carriers are now able to know more about their customers than ever before. They...
20/01/2020 - 05:28
"In the last five years we have seen many announcements on and investments in the development of “smart cities” in Southeast Asia, including Singapore’s “Smart Nation” and “Thailand 4.0” initiatives. Along with the public announcements come the perception that nations in the region are now in a new tech “arms race” to be crowned as the...