Category Archives: government


Wiring the Island State

How Tasmania sees the internet of things reinvigorating Australia’s island state.


Networked Globe briefing — 26 March 2014

Tasmania’s plan to connect its agriculture industries, the IMC gaining a new member along with Daintree and LG America teaming up to provide improved LED management.


Networked Globe Briefing — 20 March 2014

Shanghai and broadcom join forces, Quirky reimagines the airconditioners and Samsung reportedly mulls a new smartphone


Networked Globe Briefing — 12 March 2014

Security, smartgrids and the UK government’s IoT research funding dominate today’s Networked Globe briefing


Networked Globe briefing – 11 March 2014

A crowdfunded development platform, the UK government’s IoT investment and Vodafone rumoured to be buying a Spanish cable network are today’s headlines

Shoreditch grind on London's Silicon Roundabout

London’s quest to lead Europe’s tech industry

The UK Prime Minister has made a bold bid for the British capital to lead Europe’s tech industry.


Networked Globe Briefing – 14 February 2014

Telefonica’s increased presence in Latin American, the Indian government spectrum auction and NIST release a cybersecurity standard.


Can the Internet of Things save the world economy?

Marco Annunziata, chief economist of US industrial giant GE believes the IoT can help grow the world economy

Antoni Vives Deputy Mayor of Barcelona

Building smart cities

Barcelona has a big vision for the city’s future as Deputy Mayor Antoni Vires describes.

The Golden Fish outside the Arts Hotel in Barcelona

A geek’s tour of Barcelona

How Barcelona is using smart devices to make their city better.