30 septembre 2014

Intel, Mitsubishi Electric to develop factory automation systems using IoT

Intel on Tuesday announced that it is working with Mitsubishi Electric to advance factory automation (FA) systems utilizing Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity and big data analytics.  The companies are targeting product availability in 2015. Following a pilot at Intel’s manufacturing facility in Malaysia, demonstrating the benefits of IoT, Intel realized $9 million in savings through cost avoidance and improved decision making. Intel a annoncé mardi qu'il travaille en collaboration avec Mitsubishi Electric pour faire avancer... [Lire la suite]
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30 septembre 2014

World's First 3D Printed Car Took Years to Design, But Only 44 hours to print

One day, in the not-too-distant future, you’ll be able to walk into a car dealership, choose a design — including the number of seats — and have a 3D printed car by the end of the day.  This is Jay Rogers’ vision. Rogers is the CEO of Local Motors, the company that just built the world's first 3D printed car known as the Strati. The electric, pint-sized two-seater was officially unveiled last week at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago, Illinois. Un jour, dans un avenir proche,  vous serez... [Lire la suite]
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24 septembre 2014

Introducing the wearable camera taht flies off your wrist when you want to take a photo !

The Nixie is a hands-free camera that allows you to take pictures from a totally new perspective – you just release it with a flick of the wrist and it will fly off ‘past your arm’s reach’, compose the perfect shot, and snap away. No more embarrassing selfie sticks then. Nixie est un appareil photo mains libres qui vous permet de prendre des photos à partir d'une perspective totalement nouvelle - vous le détachez avec un simple mouvement du poignet et il va s'envoler hors de portée de votre bras, composer la photo parfaite. read... [Lire la suite]
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20 septembre 2014

From missiles to wearables: U of I startup gets $650 000 !

University of Illinois researchers figure that the same techniques that can be used for tracking missiles and space junk can make wearable fitness devices perform better. They envisioned commercializing their motion-recognition technology for defense companies until Mr. Tilton was at a developers conference last year. A speaker was trying to demonstrate a next-generation wearable fitness tracker that automatically would recognize different physical activities. But the technology wasn't working very well because it was slow to... [Lire la suite]
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01 septembre 2014

Internet of things : $8.9 trillion market in 2020, 212 billion connected things

IDC tries to put a number on the Internet of things and while you may quibble over the forecast, the numbers are huge assuming multiple hurdles can be overcome. In a nutshell, the Internet of things is the product of sensors, technology and networking all coming together to allow buildings, infrastructure and other resources to swap information. Today, the Internet of things and machine-to-machine data falls under the big data umbrella with projects just beginning.IDC said the installed base of things connected will be 212 billion by... [Lire la suite]
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