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November 4, 2016 / IoT, connected vehicle / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
While the development of autonomous vehicle technology has progressed rather rapidly, regulatory requirement development is just starting to progress. GovTech, a top government technology news website, recently featured an article by InterDigital’s Serhad Doken that examines a number of key items policymakers need to consider and gives a peak into a future with autonomous vehicles as widespread reality.   In the article, Serhad discusses the U.S. Department of Transportation’s AV policy, which was unveiled in September 2016... Read More
November 3, 2016 / IoT, oneTRANSPORT / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
This past weekend, oneTRANSPORT hosted at Arup London their first in a series of three hackathons due to take place during the duration of the project!   oneTRANSPORT is a revolutionary smart city initiative focused on addressing the challenges in transportation systems with Internet of Things (IoT) technology. Comprised of academic, industrial and public partners, and with sponsorship from Innovate UK, oneTRANSPORT is laying the basis for smarter multi-modal, multi-region and multi-system transport networks in the... Read More
October 5, 2016 / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
By giving its employees paid time off to vote on Election Day this year, InterDigital is joining over 250 other technology companies, including Spotify, Autodesk and SurveyMonkey, in the TakeOffElectionDay campaign.   “We are proud to join this campaign as a way to support civic engagement and political participation by our employees,” said Jannie K. Lau, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of InterDigital.   On Tuesday, November 8th, all of InterDigital’s U.S. offices... Read More
September 29, 2016 / IoT, 5G, oneTRANSPORT, oneMPOWER, wot.io / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
InterDigital is delighted to announce that is has been shortlisted for two upcoming awards - the Global Telecoms Awards (also known as the Glotels), and the World Communication Awards (WCA). In the Glotels, InterDigital has been shortlisted alongside Nokia, Openmarket, Truphone and Türk Telekom in the ‘Harnessing the IoT opportunity’ category for its contributions to the oneTRANSPORT initiative. InterDigital also made the shortlist for the WCAs ‘Smart Cities Award’, also for its work related to oneTRANSPORT, with... Read More
September 20, 2016 / IoT / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
Hofstra University will host the first presidential debate on September 26, 2016. The University, which hosted presidential debates in 2008 and 2012, will be the first university to host debates in three consecutive presidential election years.  As a lead-up to the first 2016 presidential debate, the University has organized an interdisciplinary debate program titled, Debate 2016. Debate 2016 is a series of 25 events – including an Internet of Things panel featuring two experts from... Read More