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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21/10/2020 - 08:50
"It’s become a cliché to say that data is the new oil. Like oil, remotely sensed data can be a driver of enhanced mobility and environmental health. And that has to be worth something. In the 20th century, oil enabled mobility through vehicles with the internal combustion engine. In the 21st century, data is delivering intelligence and insights to…
21/10/2020 - 08:48
An important capability of most smart, Internet-of-Things-enabled spaces (e.g., office, home, hospital, factory) is the ability to leverage context of use. Location is a key context element, particularly indoor location. Recent advances in radio ranging technologies, such as Wi-Fi RTT, promise the availability of low-cost, near-ubiquitous time-of-…
21/10/2020 - 08:42
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Oct. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Eclipse Foundation, the world’s largest open source foundation focused on the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced results from its 2020 IoT Developer Survey. Administered by the Eclipse IoT Working Group, the survey provides essential insights into the IoT industry landscape, the…
20/10/2020 - 08:25
....A European solution could be to design the corporeality of the home setting by using pervasive computing, domotics and the principle of bystander intervention. The strength of the use of ambient intelligence in i3 projects such as LiME is that it foresaw the principle of company and personal dashboards8 by creating community dashboards. …
20/10/2020 - 08:20
"In a smart city, traffic, public services, and document circulation can be fully automated, integrated by big data and the internet of things (IoT). Applying blockchain is not as common in smart cities as these other tech, but that’s exactly what this project in Cambodia is doing."
20/10/2020 - 08:17
"The last several weeks have witnessed substantial discussion on the meaning of “decentralization” and on the question of when an identifier can be called “decentralized”. A session around these topics was held at the 28th Internet Identity Workshop, and the chairs of the W3C Credentials Community Group have formulated an action plan. We would…
19/10/2020 - 07:58
"The possibilities opened up to us by the rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) is a beautiful thing. However, not enough attention is being paid to the software that goes into the things of IoT. This can be a daunting challenge, since, unlike centralized IT infrastructure, there are, by one estimate, at least 30 billion IoT devices now in the…
19/10/2020 - 07:55
"The concept of a "senseable city" has been developed by a Massachusetts Institute of Technology lab. For several years, this multidisciplinary department, based in the prestigious Cambridge University, has turned to new technologies to create tools to respond to global inhabitants' needs and yearnings. In a near future, smart cities will have to…
19/10/2020 - 07:52
"Commissioner of Social Welfare and District in-charge Secretary Ravi Kumar has asked municipal officials to ensure effective utilisation of funds under the Smart City scheme and the timely completion of various projects taken up under it. Mr. Kumar held a review meeting with officials at IT Park in Hubballi on Friday after visiting various…
18/10/2020 - 10:09
....."But the jarring disconnect between utter policy failure and scientific superpower status is not in fact a paradox. It is a design flaw, deriving at least partially from a science policy that has emphasized the separation of scientific achievement from societal outcome. Extracting science from its broader societal role is arguably the most…
18/10/2020 - 10:01
..."Hundreds of computers in a room could seem intimidating at first, just as hundreds of volts coursing through wires in the walls did at one time. But like the wires in the walls, these hundreds of computers will come to be invisible to common awareness. People will simply use them unconsciously to accomplish everyday tasks. "   09-91 SCI…
18/10/2020 - 09:28
"Moscow is a smart city no less than Seoul, that's for sure. I will not compare them by sectors, but in general we are following the general trend of the smartest cities in the world," the mayor said, answering a question about borrowing the experience of other megacities, for example, South Korean ones."
17/10/2020 - 13:33
RvK: Real Rules of Innovation for the 21st Century (Part 3) Rule of Innovation VII: Refrain: The hopper and the locust or how to innovate in closed loops An act of dying is any transformation. “Usually the individual hoppers reach adulthood and live solitary lives, stuffing their gullets with as much food as they can before mating. But when…
17/10/2020 - 12:02
..."HEC Paris and the Bouygues industrial group jointly launched the “Smart City and the Common Good” Chair. It will be headed by Professor Bertrand Quélin until 2023. In his October 12 online Masterclass, the seasoned academic shared his hopes for a Chair which combines research, teaching and employment opportunities. Quélin underlined its…
17/10/2020 - 11:57
The Enhanced Night Vision Goggles – Binocular (ENVG-B) look almost analog, like a set of fancy, lightweight binoculars mounted on a helmet. (By contrast, traditional night vision goggles are monocular, which limits depth perception). But inside, they are a sophisticated set of sensors, aided by cameras and on-board memory, that incorporate with…