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MWC2018 – what did you expect?

MWC2018 – what did you expect?

Thanks to the relationship between THINGS and Urban ICT Arena, Åke and I got to experience Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona! It was actually Magnus Melander and his super cool team that incorporated us into their already excellent Swedish IoT SMSE. Check out the story!

NotBoring – the method

OK so you are interested in our Not Boring method? Here we go!

The Automagic City

Hey, we are planning some things for 2018 around the concept of the Automagic City. And as a start we have written a manifesto for the Automagic City.
Check it out!

Digital sustainability goals

Digital sustainability goals

We work towards digital sustainability goals in Urban ICT Arena. Every project run in the open testbed has to be related to them. Though, there is no requirement that they all are fulfilled – yet. 🙂

Guest Blogger: Linn Eliassen on a thesis about open innovation platforms & management

Guest Blogger: Linn Eliassen on a thesis about open innovation platforms & management

My name is Linn and I am a 26 year-old university student and I am today’s guest blogger on Petra’s blog. Throughout a course in open innovation, I studied the best way for businesses to manage open innovation and what they need to take in to consideration while using open innovation platforms.

Reflections from a Not Boring workshop

Reflections from a Not Boring workshop

Gabriel Marawgeh “I thought I had to get the smartest shelves on the market but soon realized that the focus should instead be on how everything else around the shelves can be smart and compatible with the technology of today as well of tomorrow.”