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August 14, 2019

Data Management in Industry 4.0: State of the Art and Open Challenges

  Information and communication technologies are permeating all aspects of industrial and manufacturing systems, expediting the generation of large volumes of industrial data. This paper surveys […]
July 29, 2019

Socio-Technological Factors Affecting User’s Adoption of eHealth Functionalities: A Case Study of China and Ukraine eHealth Systems

  Recent studies have shown the rapid adoption of digital health software applications worldwide. However, researchers are yet to fully understand users’ rationale of eHealth systems. […]
June 12, 2019
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Performance Evaluation of Multi-UAV System in Post-Disaster Application….

Can eyes in the air counter chaos on the ground? Researchers in Japan analyzed performance of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) used in the response to the […]
April 26, 2019
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Water-Resistant Smartphone Technologies

  Smartphone manufacturers have begun to market their products as water-resistant to gain market share. However, many consumers report that these smartphones are not actually waterproof […]
February 28, 2019

Most Cited Article of 2017: Fog of Everything: Energy-Efficient Networked Computing Architectures, Research Challenges, and a Case Study

Fog computing (FC) and Internet of Everything (IoE) are two emerging technological paradigms that, to date, have been considered standing-alone. However, because of their complementary features, […]
February 20, 2019

Most Cited Article of 2017: Lightweight three-factor authentication and key agreement protocol for internet-integrated wireless sensor networks

Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) will be integrated into the future Internet as one of the components of the Internet of Things, and will become globally addressable […]
February 8, 2019

Most Cited Article of 2017: Index Modulation Techniques for Next-Generation Wireless Networks

What is index modulation (IM)? This is an interesting question that we have started to hear more and more frequently over the past few years. The […]
January 28, 2019

Most Cited Article of 2017: A Survey on Software-Defined Wireless Sensor Networks: Challenges and Design Requirements

Software defined networking (SDN) brings about innovation, simplicity in network management, and configuration in network computing. Traditional networks often lack the flexibility to bring into effect […]
January 18, 2019

Most Cited Article of 2017: A Survey on Mobile Edge Networks: Convergence of Computing, Caching and Communications

As the explosive growth of smart devices and the advent of many new applications, traffic volume has been growing exponentially. The traditional centralized network architecture cannot […]
January 7, 2019

Most Popular Article of 2017: Internet of Things for Smart Healthcare: Technologies, Challenges, and Opportunities

Internet of Things (IoT) technology has attracted much attention in recent years for its potential to alleviate the strain on healthcare systems caused by an aging […]