Vision of the ‘Tactile Internet’ explored by latest ITU-T Technology Watch report

Vision of the ‘Tactile Internet’ explored by latest ITU-T Technology Watch report

Imagine connectivity so strong that an expert musician could connect with your senses to demonstrate how it feels to play an instrument, or that medical students in a range of locations could learn how it feels to perform advanced surgery…

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Big Data analyzed by latest  ITU-T Technology Watch Report

Big Data analyzed by latest ITU-T Technology Watch Report

ITU-T’s latest Technology Watch report charts the rise of ‘big data’, a term describing emerging technological capabilities in leveraging monolithic datasets to solve complex problems in fields spanning physics, computer science, transport, medicine, genomics, finance, economics and beyond. The report…

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Latest Technology Watch report: Spatial standards for the Internet of Things

Latest Technology Watch report: Spatial standards for the Internet of Things

ITU-T’s latest Technology Watch report introduces readers to location (spatial) standards and their role in enabling the Internet of Things, describing how communications infrastructure has increased people’s associations with the natural and built environment as well as how this can…

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Latest Technology Watch report: The Mobile Money Revolution

The latest ITU-T Technology Watch report charts the rise of mobile money, illustrating the importance of global standards in supporting recent advances in mobile payments enabled by near field communication (NFC) and in fortifying mobile money’s inroads into enhancing financial…

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ICTs, driver distraction and standardization: Technical reports published

The ITU-T Focus Group on Driver Distraction has presented its final deliverables in the form of five technical reports to form the basis for ITU-T’s accelerating standardization work in the driver distraction arena. Established in February 2011, the Focus Group…

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Smart Seoul: Case study of a smart city

ITU-T’s latest Technology Watch report covers Seoul’s emergence as a “smart city” applying information and communication technologies (ICTs) as basic infrastructure to improve service delivery, citizen happiness, and economic and environmental sustainability. Read or download the full report here. The report…

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