How Blockchain Technology Can Help Improve The Conditions of Social Groups?

In the beginning, Blockchain technology was closely linked to the Fintech industry due to its connection with the cryptocurrencies as well as the security it adds to transactions and to identity protection. However, each day there are more and more uses for Blockchain and we have even found ways for this technology to help the community and generate … Continued

The IoT Effect: Changing the Landscape of Transportation and Logistics

What does it mean to have a network of smartphones, tablets, smartwatches, laptops, smart TVs, and other devices, all connected to another? Considering that connectivity is already changing many aspects of our daily lives, it actually means a lot. On a larger scale, The Internet of Things (IoT) is also revolutionizing various business industries. As mentioned … Continued

Blast Press Conference Summary

The past 12th of June, Cristina Marcos, our Marketing Manager, participated at the Blast Press Conference as representative of the Manufacturing Panel along with Giorgia Zunino, the NATO expert in “Future Trends and Human Factor” and representative of the Health panel and Paolo Dimauro, Marketing and Communication director at GEC – “Giochi Elettronici Competitivi” representative of … Continued

How Is IoT Technology Helping The Environment?

Top 6 projects/ways in which IoT technology is already helping the environment.  The World Environment Day is celebrated on the 5th of June. Traditionally, during this day,  the UN launches campaigns about environmental issues. This year, the focus was set on wildlife. Fortunately, nowadays we are becoming increasingly aware of environmental issues. Even if we think that this … Continued

Cybersecurity 101: Debriefing

One of our missions at Barbara IoT is to make information about the Internet of Things and Cybersecurity more accessible. That is why, on April 9th, we organized an  IoT Day meetup following the invitation of the IoT Council to carry out an event, hackathon or afterwork with people interested in the Internet of Things. … Continued

IIC Endpoint Security Best Practices

Recently, The Industrial Internet Consortium released an interesting paper with their Recommended Security Best Practices for the Endpoint. Barbara IoT is always excited with this kind of initiatives as we strongly believe that there is a lot of work to do in IoT security and the device is probably the weakest link currently present in … Continued

Security And Smart Homes

You leave the office after a long day’s  work, and on your way back, you take out your mobile phone and with a simple gesture you send a command to your kitchen robot for it to begin to make the dinner, set the temperature of the thermostat to 24ºC and check that your teenager son or … Continued

Connectivity As Tomorrow’s Driving.

In 1989, we were all familiar with DeLorean and Marty McFly and dreamt that by 2015, the cities would be full of flying cars. That image of Zemeckis and Spielberg in the movie Back To The Future: Part II is not far from reality, where the driving experience and the search for new solutions for cities are commonplace. … Continued

Blockchain 101: What It Is And What It Is Not.

You have probably heard a lot of recent news about products, software and other things involving blockchain technology and you may have doubts about it. Here you have some tips to help you understand what blockchain is, what it is not and what it is close to being. What It Is Blockchain Is A Distributed … Continued

Barbara In The Asia IoT Business Platform

Last week Barbara IoT,  in collaboration with the European-Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EU-MCCI), traveled to Malaysia to attend the Asia IoT Business Platform and meet relevant agents in the ASEAN IoT market. The Show Barbara had a booth in the EU Pavilion of the show, together with other European IoT-related companies such as Cumulocity, … Continued