Nano-manufacturing Hub for smart materials and self-powered electronics:
The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has awarded £1.6m to the Advanced Technology Institute (ATI) and the 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC) at the University of Surrey to establish a hub that will make the manufacturing of smart materials and self-powered electronics a reality in the UK.
The £4.2m project, supported by 32 partner organisations, was co-developed with QinetiQ and the National Physical Laboratory (NPL).
A Look at Three New Features of the new LoRaWAN specification, published in the Electronic Engineering Journal.
LoRaWAN Gets an Upgrade
Over 422 million people suffer from diabetes. By 2040 this number is expected to rise to 642 million.
Sweden-based company Brighter was launched in order to provide services and solutions that facilitate self-care and self-monitoring for patients to help them manage their diabetes better.
Brighter has developed Actiste – a connected device that gathers personal health data from diabetes patients and shares it with their caregivers, enabling patients to better manage their condition and caregivers to monitor and personalise their treatment more accurately.
Living with diabetes is about to get easier with connected health device Actiste
The study which is titled ‘Baseline Security Recommendations for Internet of Things in the context of critical information infrastructures’, aims to set the scene for IoT security in Europe. It serves as a reference point in this field and as a foundation for relevant forthcoming initiatives and developments.
The next IoT Thames Valley Meetup is on the evening of Wednesday, 7th February and will be held at the Green Park Conference Centre, 100 Longwater Avenue, Green Park, Reading RG2 6GP.
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