Internet of Things
Mapmechanics at Smart Summit 2017
Smart Summit 2017 is a 2 day conference and exhibition covering the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem and its impact on the digital society. Now in its 3rd year, the event features Europe’s leading Smart Home Summit and a further 5 tracks all designed to complement each other.
The ‘Wild West’ of Data in the Internet of Things Era
The Internet of Things now provides a great set of opportunities to capture data and monetise it with sales to other third parties.
Five reasons it's time to reconsider night-time deliveries
Here is a list of the major benefits to customers, drivers and companies the relaxation of regulation surrounding night-time deliveries could bring.
Opinion: are driverless cars immoral?
As driverless technology and smart city infrastructure become more ubiquitous, ethical questions surrounding individual agency will become less relevant, as driverless vehicles will synchronise with one another and these urban features.
Uber offers free aggregated and anonymised data from hundreds of thousands online users
A new service Movement was launched, in Ubers own words “a website that uses Uber’s data to help urban planners make informed decisions about our cities”.
Retrofuturism: looking forward to the driverless car
David Cockrell discusses retrofuturism’s positive outlook on driverless cars and how we are finally beginning to live up to these lofty expectations.
Useless IoT Products and how they’re paving the way
The Internet of Things (IoT) is the idea that the majority of machines will soon be connected and communicating to one another via the internet.
Has the mobile device run out of steam? (Part 2)
After the rapid progress of the last three decades, it’s only natural to wonder what’s next. Are our most technologically innovative years behind us?