IEEE Internet of Things

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IEEE World Forum on Internet of Things - 05-08 February 2018 - Singapore

JAN RABEY holds the Donald O. Pederson Distinguished Professorship at the University of California at Berkeley. He is a founding director of the …

Internet of Things

You can now control your entire smart home with a single command

The new IFTTT Maker tier makes it possible to control your entire smart home with a single command.<p>Back in November, IFTTT rolled out one of the biggest redesigns the service has ever experienced.<p>In addition to a new site and a new look, what used to be referred to as recipes are now called …

Automation

Home is where the HomeKit wants to be

Since it first introduced HomeKit back in 2014, Apple has been dancing around the idea of the smart home and automation. Since then, it’s expanded …

Automation

AT&T completes its nationwide LTE-M network ahead of schedule

Your IoT devices may soon have a new network to connect to in order to transmit data directly to the cloud. AT&T has completed its nationwide rollout of its LTE-M Internet of Things (IoT) network.<p>This rollout, which involved a software update to AT&T’s existing LTE network, enables IoT devices to …

Internet of Things

How A Digitized Supply Chain Can Give You A Competitive Edge

The supply chain has come a long way since the days it functioned mainly as a tool for resource management, logistics and optimization. Today’s digital technologies enable the supply chain to attain situational awareness and context-sensitive decision making. In this way, it becomes …

Manufacturing

How to set up a DIY home security system

3 ways to protect your house<p>You don't have to invest in a multimillion dollar surveillance system to keep an eye on your property and possessions. In fact, you might be able to do the job with gadgets you already own, paired with free software. We've collected three types of systems you can pick …

Smart Homes

Facebook may be transforming the telecommunication industry for good

Facebook is working behind the scenes to transform the telecommunication industry. The company is not directly trying to enter the market to compete …

Innovation

Using IoT to solve the problems of the freight industry

Honeywell last week announced a new “Connected Freight” solution that gives shippers and logistics companies unprecedented ability to monitor shipments of high-value and perishable goods, helping prevent costly damage and loss.<p>The new solution, developed in collaboration with Intel and third-party …

Internet of Things

Will IoT Kill DIY?

<i>Download this article in PDF format.</i>Technology is changing the way we look at instrumentation and controls. To maximize profit, business plans are …

Internet of Things

Data Analysis and Computing: the Future Job Wave

<i>Download the PDF of this article.</i>Automation and robotic systems are replacing many human-operated processes in engineering industries. This trend is …

Big Data

10 Ways The Internet of Medical Things Is Revolutionizing Senior Care

Virtual home assistants and portable diagnostic devices will help provide better elder care and in turn control medical costs.<p>In 2000, about 10% of the world’s population were age 60 or over. By 2015 that had risen to 12%. United Nations projections indicate that will have increased to 16% by 2030, …

Medical Technology

The Ultimate Guide To Building Your Own Smart Home In 2017

What does life imply? It’s a question that has bothered scientists since the beginning of time. Is it the existence of a certain intelligence or autonomy, a consciousness, or something more? Does it require the inclusion of an entity higher than is currently measurable by scientific systems, a …

Automation

What Will Happen to Intel's Internet of Things Business?

The chipmaker talks a lot about its growing IoT business, but it still isn’t generating enough cash to become a major pillar of growth.<p><b>Intel</b> …

Internet of Things

Avnet unveils Visible Things Kit to fast track Industrial IoT application development

Avnet, a global technology distributor launched the new SK002 Visible Things Industrial IoT Starter Kit consisting of integrated hardware and …

Internet of Things

Meet the Good Guys Trying to Hack Your Smart Home

Hidden among the many benefits of a Smart Home are subtle vulnerabilities that today’s security researchers are just beginning to understand.<p>You noticed the car earlier but didn’t think much of it. It rolled slowly up the street before circling back through the neighborhood, driven by what looked …

Internet of Things

Google and Amazon are at war to control your home, and the effects will be felt for years

Amazon and Google are currently in the early stages on an epic battle to control your home, the effects of which will be be felt for years to come.<p>Artificial intelligence (AI) and virtual assistants that promise to organise your life are just about the hottest topic in tech right now. Everyone has …

Google Assistant

IoT And Connected People

When it comes to buying things—even big-ticket items—the way we make decisions makes no sense. One person makes an impulsive offer on a house because …

Internet of Things

Google plans to 'fix' Toronto by building smart city

Underdeveloped waterfront ideal location to start building smart city<p>Google has its sights set on piloting its vision for the smart city of the …

Four ways to avoid IoT data fatigue

IoT technologies are already well under way to revolutionize every industry ranging from transportation and buildings to manufacturing and …

Internet of Things and Blockchain Technology: How Do They Work?

“Internet Of Things is when your toaster mines Bitcoins to pay off its gambling debts to the fridge.”<p>When this was tweeted by Andrew Miller in 2015, …

How Telefonica Is Using IoT And Big Data To Build Smart Cities

The concept of a “smart city” is quickly becoming a reality thanks to the ongoing rollout of the Internet of Things (IoT) – the ever-growing number devices in our personal and business lives which are online, connected and capable of sharing data.<p>The term “smart city” refers to the segment of the …

Smart Cities

Could Hewlett Packard Enterprise Be An IoT Sleeping Giant?

My firm and its analysts has been researching and advising on the Industrial IoT (IIoT) before it was cool to do so, and we have observed many twists and turns in this ever-expanding IIoT opportunity for enterprises, suppliers and society in general. We pay close attention to the use cases, …

Internet of Things

Intel, Honeywell collaborate on logistics, shipping IoT

The partnership combines Intel's new logistics platform and Honeywell's hardware and cloud services.<p>Intel and Honeywell on Thursday announced they're …

Internet of Things

How Digital Technology Is Changing Farming in Africa

According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the world population will reach 9.1 billion by 2050, and to feed that number of people, global food production will need to grow by 70%. For Africa, which is projected to be home to about 2 billion people by then, farm …

Agriculture

How To Design An IoT Product Customers Will Actually Want to Use

, CommunityVoice<p>Shutterstock<p>Web connectivity is becoming par for the course as more and more devices are designed as part of the internet of things. My team recently joined the ranks of IoT developers and designers when we built an app for a drone that takes selfies.<p>For companies wanting to build …

UX Design

Smart Garbage Trucks Will Soon Collect Data and Your Disgusting Trash

The Internet of Things is expanding every day and researchers at the MIT SENSEable City Lab have developed technology to wire garbage trucks to the …

Internet of Things

ARM targets your brain with new implantable chips

Elon Musk isn't the only one getting into the wetworks game. Chip designer ARM announced on Wednesday that it is pairing with the Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering (CSNE) at the University of Washington to develop a line of brain-implantable systems-on-a-chip that can interface between our …

Neuroscience

What’s new about the industrial internet of things?

Cambashi, an international industry analyst company based in Cambridge, has just completed a research project into the industrial application of the …

Internet of Things

PTC and Microsoft Team Up for IIoT Interoperability

(Image courtesy of PTC).<p>Two major Internet of Things (IoT) players, PTC and Microsoft, have teamed up in the interest of Industrial IoT (IIoT) …