Monthly Archives: January 2017

Monetizing Digital Services: Where’s the Profit?

There are 4 main reasons why telcos are that NOT interested in IOT: The growth of M2M is not as fast as expected. The idea of connecting the machines are not new. Most operators have started offering vehicle tracking and remote meter … Continue reading

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Guide How-To Build Your Smart City

Teena Maddox wrote an interesting article “Smart Cities: The smart person’s guide” which was summarized beautifully: What it is: A smart city uses IoT sensors and technology to connect components across a city to derive data and improve the lives of … Continue reading

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What Will You Discover in IOT & Smart Cities – “Gold Mines” or “Time Bombs”?

Sometimes we wondered why in some countries, Smart Cities initiatives are very successful but others failed – either it was not accepted or fully adopted by the people, or it’s stuck on the Blueprint shelves.   In any Smart Cities … Continue reading

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REDtone IOT-UTHM Signed MoU to Build IoT Research Cluster and Project Collaboration

BATU PAHAT – January 17, 2017. The Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM) and the REDtone IoT Sdn Bhd have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to build initially a Research Cluster with the aim to develop a Centre of … Continue reading

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How-To Build Smart Cities Using Minimum Viable City Approach

  Think “Lean Methodology” – Build, Measure and Learn. I think that’s how we should build Smart Cities. We can no longer take the risks of building projects fast and become “white elephants” which Wikipedia defined as:   A white elephant is a possession … Continue reading

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