HOME There is no shortage of hype around how the blockchain can help the IoT and the supply chain. Yet, there are very few real-world and practical examples of how this can work. Thanks to our work for the Blockchain Research Institute over the past year we had the chance to deep-dive into the subject
Product & Technology
HOME As part of our contribution to the EU-funded research project, TagitSmart, the EVRYTHNG Labs team have been working on environment-sensitive product tags connected to the Internet of Things. That is: low-cost tags that can record data about the environment they are deployed in. TagItSmart & Environment-sensitive, web-enabled tags TagitSmart is an EU-funded IoT initiative
HOME EVRYTHNG announce a QuickStart Online Tool for brands to connect consumer products to the Web with the standard GS1 identifier codes used in every barcode, enabling mass scale direct-to-consumer smartphone interaction and supporting an industry-wide initiative to web-enable trillions of barcoded products Friday 2nd March 2018, London & New York — EVRYTHNG, the leading
HOME EVRYTHNG’s vision is every product in the world connected to the Web, delivering value for consumers, brands, manufacturers and retailers with data-driven intelligence, insight and applications. Our mission is to enable one trillion products to be online with digital identities in the cloud by 2020. Today we can report that accomplishing this mission just
HOME Product codes are set to change, and we’re calling on brands to have their say. GS1, the global standards organisation, is launching a working group on a new standard called the ‘GS1 URI’. In their call to action, GS1 describe the twin objectives: “The short-term goal of this work is to reduce the need for multiple
HOME What is machine learning? Machine learning is to data scientists what mining automation is to gold diggers. That is to say, it is now profitable to extract gold from large piles of rubble and sand that were previously considered too expensive, or even impossible, to manually process. Machine learning is ushering in a paradigm shift
HOME As we embark on 2018, I wanted to stop for a moment and take a look at some key disruptive technology trends emerging over the last 12 months. Here are 7 of the most significant which are certain to shape the year ahead. 2017 was a turning point for mass-scale consumer engagement via product packaging.
HOME Remember all of the hype about Internet-connected appliances, including refrigerators that would order milk and washing machines that could be controlled and monitored from work? For all of that excitement, it might surprise you to know that in 2014, of the 600M white goods appliances sold globally, less than 0.2% came with Internet connectivity.*
HOME You’ve made it through to the final post in our blog series on GS1 identifiers and the EVRYTHNG platform… congratulations! (For a recap on what we covered so far, take a look at GS1 in a nutshell, Why web-enable GS1 Identifiers and EVRYTHNG and SmartSearch.) In this post we’ll look at the “share” standards developed by GS1.
HOME The announcement at WWDC17 in June that the Camera app in the latest version of iOS, version 11, would be able to read QR codes out of the box got our attention. The main building blocks of the EVRYTHNG cloud, THNGs and Products, come with a QR code by default. This meant that soon over