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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6/09/2020 - 10:07
City of Edinburgh Council has extended its ICT services contract with CGI for an extra six years. The deal is now set to run until 2029 rather than the original expiry date of 2023. The council said it will involve CGI continuing as primary ICT provider and supporting its digital transformation, and that it expects further savings of £12 million.
5/09/2020 - 09:25
...."Smart city is a popular construction concept in recent years, yet regrettably the concept now focuses more on the technical construction of various information platforms and lacks attention to high-value content. The healthy development of the city in the future is worrying, especially as an extension of the information environment. What is…
5/09/2020 - 09:24
Kira Radinsky ’08, Ph.D.’12, is a detective of sorts, but she’s not looking for light-fingered employees or cheating spouses. She’s seeking causalities and patterns that connect seemingly unrelated occurrences to spot the early warning signs of high-impact future events, including political riots and disease epidemics. A visiting professor at the…
5/09/2020 - 09:18
This is a view shared by Forrester. In its recent report, revealingly entitled ‘Predictions 2020: The Internet of Things’, the research company said that IoT is likely to push smart displays, 5G, supply chains and new business models and will be used by organisations to transform products and services. IoT has potential and it has already shown…
4/09/2020 - 09:33
ROAR B2B, the organisers of Smart Home for Assisted Living, the UK’s leading smart technology for assisted living event, have taken the decision to postpone the event to 9th – 10th March 2021.     After extensive consultation with our partners, exhibitors and visitors, we have taken the extremely difficult decision to postpone the event until…
4/09/2020 - 09:26
2020 has shown us that the world can change in an instant, and insurance carriers are amongst the first to feel the impact. We as an industry are experiencing business interruption like never before, and are required to react quickly and effectively to ever increasing customer demands and expectations. Reuters Events are hosting a free-to-attend…
4/09/2020 - 09:10
..."In the US state of Georgia, the city of Peachtree Corners, the ‘country’s first real-world smart city environment, has partnered with technology firm IPgallery to deploy an IoT management system. The integrated, artificial intelligence-based smart city management system will allow city officials to operate all IoT and decentralised smart city…
4/09/2020 - 09:06
...."“All these smart city megaprojects are now fairly conventional real estate projects,” Townsend said. Townsend did note that the COVID-19 pandemic could expedite Internet technology’s transition from screens to the everyday world however. Trends like remote work and e-commerce have become more commonplace and shifts in urban infrastructure are…
3/09/2020 - 17:13
21st to 26th September 2020
NOI Techpark / terraXcube / online: Humanity in the age of Artificial Intelligence Here worlds meet.  The Futurological Congress is an interdisciplinary infotainment festival where science and art, technology and culture, online and offline, come together. Dealing with future issues requires all disciplines.…
3/09/2020 - 08:50
Telecoms World Asia 2020 - There’s never been a better time for Asia’s telecom leaders to come together to share their thoughts, solutions, and expertise. We just can’t do that in person right now. On this three-day virtual event, Telecoms World Asia will bring you insights from live presentations and panel debates across 6 channels by telco, tech…
3/09/2020 - 08:44
"If you think your city is crowded now, just wait. The United Nations believes that in 2050, there will be 9.6 billion people on the planet, and more than 66% of them will live in urban areas. That kind of population growth will put huge pressure on metropolitan areas to manage resources efficiently and supply their citizens with what they need to…
3/09/2020 - 08:12
..."As someone who has spent over a decade in the IoT security space, I have seen many attacks and vulnerabilities affect the IoT devices in my life. Yet I don’t shy away from smart home devices. You shouldn’t have to either, if you take steps to secure them. From smart thermostats to baby monitors, the devices in your home make life more…
2/09/2020 - 19:57
Discussing a use case that the Brazilian government started developing last year: a digital identity solution called FinID. 
 Imagine if it were possible for your identity to be available at any time, where third parties could only access it with your consent. The discourse that everyone has the right to own their digital identity has been gaining…
2/09/2020 - 10:22
Covid 19 has had an immeasurable effect on business worldwide, not least of which the auto insurance industry. The impact that the global pandemic will have on the future of the industry is vast and for that reason it is vital that you act now to ensure you are prepared for the displacement and changes to come. 1hr FREE Auto Insurance Post Covid…
2/09/2020 - 10:06
Sue Dib Norton: Family Frontiers: The Space Age Fiction of Marge Piercy and Ursula K. LeGuin 2014, Vector: The Critical Journal of the British Science Fiction Association 92 Views 37 Pages More Info: Issue No. 277 Journal Name: Vector: The Critical Journal of the British Science Fiction Association Publication Date: Dec 2014 Publication Name…