IEEE Internet of Things

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Digital Transformation - Reports - World Economic Forum

<i>By networking everyday objects, the Internet of Things turns them into smart devices that – if regulated correctly – can help deliver significant</i> …

Electronic stickers turn any item into an IoT sensor

Researchers have developed a new type of electronic sticker that can be placed onto a surface and later peeled off, opening the door for rapid …

Internet of Things

Is Blockchain The Way To Save IoT?

The internet of things (IoT) was a hot topic in tech a few years ago, with everyone and their mother pitching IoT platforms, “smart” products and automated, real-time, interconnected “things” everywhere. Though IoT is still humming along, the hype has been somewhat curbed by high deployment failure …

Internet of Things

How AI Builds A Better Manufacturing Process

L<p>ocated 90 minutes west of Tokyo in the shadow of Mount Fuji, Oshino, Japan, is home to 9,000 people—which means that in any given year, the robots produced at the town’s FANUC plant outnumber humans by roughly seven to one. But as for how many humans it takes to construct those 5,000 …

Artificial Intelligence

Google is buying a transatlantic cable, names projects after scientists

Google's internet footprint is huge, and the company is laying a long transatlantic cable to help serve its customers.<p>The project, announced Tuesday, is named Dunant after the scientist and is expected to be available in late 2020.<p>This cable will connect from Virginia Beach in the US to the French …

Virginia Beach

Chevron and Siemens venture arms invest $23M in industrial process data analytics platform Seeq

Seeq today announced a $23 million Series B round led by the Altira Group, a venture capital firm focused on the oil and gas industry. Second Avenue …

Unmanned Aircraft

From picking to pollinating, agribots are pushing farming into the future

A shiny, metallic one-armed robot wheels along the rows of red pepper plants, its video camera bobbing up and down to spot the ripened fruit. When it …

Robotics

5 use cases for smart city IoT

Cities across the world are running internet-of-things pilots to gain insights that will them run more efficiently. A new white paper from the …

Internet of Things

This New Hampshire Startup Says It's Building The iPod Of Robots

In a nondescript industrial park in Merrimack, New Hampshire, Jason Walker is putting the final touches on what he believes will become the iPod of working robots.<p>Walker, 47, is co-founder of Waypoint Robotics, and the former lead quality and testing manager for the Roomba vacuuming robot. …

Robotics

The Complete, No-Nonsense Guide to Smart Lighting

Smart lights are a nice jumping off point for someone curious about smart-home tech. You can get started with just a few smart light bulbs, a smart …

Home Automation

5G forces industry to rethink mobile network economics.

One of the exciting developments in 5G is how mobile operators, supplies, service developers, and other actors are joining complementary assets to focus on different market niches. There is no one best 5G network strategy. Operators find different ways to combine spectrum, technologies, and value …

Innovation

Darpa Plans a Major Remake of U.S. Electronics

The defense department’s research wing is pouring $1.5 billion into projects that could radically alter how electronics are madeThe U.S. Defense …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

FCC proposal could streamline installation of new fiber internet

<b>Bottom line:</b> The FCC might finally do something right this year by eliminating government red tape that is greatly slowing down the deployment of …

Net Neutrality

GE to standardize Predix platform on Microsoft Azure

GE Digital will also leverage the Azure cloud platform to drive innovation for Predix-based IT workloads and productivity tools.<p>General Electric said …

General Electric

For many US cities, the digital divide is more than an infrastructure problem

Since former President Barack Obama pledged in his 2011 State of the Union address that high-speed wireless would be available to 98% of Americans, …

Urban Design

Everything You Need To Use Arduino For Home Automation

One of the great things about home automation is that it’s limitless. Whether you add more smart locks, toss some smart light bulbs into lamps, or add another smart thermostat to your home, it’s simple and easy to control all the products in your house.<p>But if you’re someone who doesn’t like the …

Arduino

Samsung stresses 5G equipment trust with telcos over Huawei

Samsung Electronics has unveiled 3.5GHz and 28GHz spectrum 5G equipment and said it will secure 20 percent market share by 2020.<p>Samsung Electronics …

Internet of Things

The Shift From 4G to 5G Will Change Just About Everything – Adweek

Telecom experts are going so far as to herald the arrival of 5G as the advent of the fourth industrial revolution. There are an ever-expanding number …

Internet of Things

The Networking Industry Is Merely Collateral Damage In Amazon's Potential Push Into Network Switches

Amazon’s potential move into the networking space has very little to do with addressing a $14bn market and everything to do with increasing the appeal of AWS.<p>Shares of Cisco, Juniper et al. all had a wobble on Friday as the possibility that Amazon will enter the market for network switches was …

Networking

Preparing for E-Health and the loMT Evolution - Tech Briefs

Momentum is building around connected health applications and the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT), and many believe that, as an emerging sector, it …

Internet of Things

Everything You Need To Set Up Raspberry Pi Home Automation

Raspberry Pi has for the last several years been a do-it-yourselfer’s dream. The device, which costs just $39 for the Raspberry Pi 3 and even less for older versions, is designed to let you create whatever you can dream up.<p>Raspberry Pis have been used to control computers, create game experiences, …

Raspberry Pi

Making The Grade: Could Apple own IoT in the enterprise with HomeKit for Work?

<i>Making The Grade is a weekly series from Bradley Chambers covering Apple in education. Bradley has been managing Apple devices in an education environment since 2009. Through his experience deploying and managing 100s of Macs and 100s of iPads, Bradley will highlight ways in which Apple’s products</i> …

Internet of Things

How Can IoT Affect Business?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming an integral part of modern life. It is expected by Gartner that the number of interconnected devices will …

Internet of Things

All Ears: Always-On Listening Devices Could Soon Be Everywhere

Tiny microphones are moving us toward a world where all gadgets can respond to a voice command<p>If every tree falling in every forest might soon be heard by an internet-connected microphone, what hope is there for our privacy?<p>Already when you’re sitting in a room with an iPhone, an Apple Watch and a …

Internet of Things

The five vectors of IoT progress

Report examines factors that will contribute to growth of the internet of things.<p><i>Video: Enterprise IoT projects: Key factors for successful</i> …

Internet of Things

Mixed Reality for Industry 4.0

When I demoed the Daqri Worksense Mixed Reality application at the Pioneers conference in Vienna a couple of months ago, what struck me the most – apart from the fact that I was told the glasses made me look like a Minion – was that the visuals were much sharper than with other HMDs I had tried, …

Augmented Reality

Siemens and Alibaba Cloud eye Chinese IoT market

TechTarget<p>Follow:<p>German industrial giant Siemens and cloud bigwig Alibaba Cloud have tied up to develop industrial internet of things (IoT) offerings …

Manufacturing

Three Major Challenges for the Internet of Things

There are major challenges for the Internet of Things, but it also offers great potential for organisations and societies to create a truly connected …

Internet of Things

Automation Is An Opportunity Not A Threat, Says Top U.K. Engineering Academic

As commerce and society feel the impact of digitization, automation proliferates along assembly lines and deployment of robotics gathers pace, an influential U.K. academic at the operating helm of the country’s engineering academy says the time has come to ditch old clichés and have an apolitical …

Manufacturing