The metaverse: A direction of travel rather than a destination?

The metaverse can perhaps best be described as a direction of travel, says Tran Hoang Giang, founding member of FPT Software akaChain, and founder and CEO of Aura Network. It’s a journey several major players in the software field have embarked upon and are in the process of investing very substantial sums of money in

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Telefonica Tech joins the global alliance LACChain

Madrid, Spain. 8 February 2022 – Telefonica Tech, Telefonica’s digital business unit, joins the LACChain global alliance, made up of different actors in the blockchain environment and led by the Inter-American Development Bank Group’s Innovation Lab (IDB Lab). The main focus of its members is to promote the significant adoption of this technology and the

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AI and hybrid edge-cloud solutions will soon dominate the IoT landscape

Edinburgh, UK. 17th November, 2021 – IOTech, an edge software company, expects to see a proliferation of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning at the IoT edge soon, and that edge-cloud architectures will be the norm. 

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Terra Virtua transitions to Polygon as it aims for an environmentally friendly blockchain

Terra Virtua, the social, digital collectibles platform, has announced that it has switched from Ethereum to the Polygon blockchain.

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IoT and blockchain – A paradigm shift

Data is the new source of developmental power today, in which good quality data represents big value. On the flipside, bad data is costing businesses 30% or more of their revenue. In fact, Gartner has found the average cost of poor data quality on businesses amounts to anywhere between $9.7 million (€8.22 million) and $14.2 million

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67% of fintechs believe that AI will have the biggest impact on sector in the next five years

Tribe Payments, a payment technology company, reveals that 67% of fintechs believe AI is the technology that will have the biggest impact on the sector over the next five years.

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Struggling with Digital Transformation? Meet the experts at ‘The Evolving Enterprise’

Experienced executives in many sectors will tell you that today they face their toughest business challenges ever. Even leaders in successful and well-established enterprises are concerned at what the third decade of the millennium holds for them. Lean new competitors are entering the market, they enjoy lower operating expenses and are using disruptive technologies to tear up the rule

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Blockchain billing pilot project with Orange Group and MTS proves a success, say Syniverse and IBM

Syniverse and IBM have joined forces with the goal of advancing mobile roaming solutions with a pilot program that uses open-source blockchain technology. The solution is designed to instantly validate new wholesale billing and charging processes for clearing and settlement services.

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Samsung SDS and Telensa partner for smart city infrastructure and data solutions

Samsung SDS, the digital arm of Samsung, and Telensa, a provider of smart street lighting and smart city data, have announced that they are working together on smart city projects.

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Blockchain to transform retail with asset tracking revenues reaching $4.5bn by 2023

New research by Juniper Research found that annual revenues from blockchain retail asset tracking will leap to $4.5 billion (€3.9 billion) by 2023. While anything from gemstones to cars and healthcare can be tracked on blockchain, retail is a hotbed for the technology.

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IoTSWC 2018 awards Huawei, IoTerop-Synox, Nokia and Intel-ARM-Pelion for their innovative solutions

Huawei, IoTerop–Synox and Nokia were this year’s winning companies at the IoT Awards held at IoT Solutions World Congress (IoTSWC),

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Blockchain’s encounters with IoT go way beyond bitcoin

Blockchain technology increasingly resonates in the boardrooms of the IoT community. Internet of Things (IoT) deployments bring with them several benefits, however, they also encounter several challenges, primarily in the areas of security, data access, ownership and privacy. In principle, blockchain technology seems to be a candidate for solving those problems yet there is still

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UK businesses of all sizes says Internet of Things ‘Vital for success’

A new report from Vodafone highlights that more than half of business providers in the UK (58%) believe it is essential to embrace Internet of Things (IoT) technology to be successful.

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Solution to secure enterprise blockchain infrastructure launched by Device Authority

Device Authority, a provider of Identity and Access Management (IAM) for the Internet of Things (IoT), announced its solution for securing Enterprise Blockchain infrastructure, powered by KeyScaler.

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IoT adoption isn’t matching the pace of its growth

A new Gartner report predicts an increase in human-centric technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT), 4D-printing and connected devices and self-healing systems.

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Research identifies Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) market opportunities

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is evolving beyond single-focus problem solving to become more of a utility function with Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) solutions.

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