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May 2018

Dev Hacks: Preparing for a Decentralized Future with Blockchain Apps

After co-hosting Ethereum Camp 2018 in Berlin, we’re even MORE focused on new forms of collaborative problem-solving. At “Connect Blockchain to Real IoT Products”, a 4-day hackathon this spring, IoT and blockchain enthusiasts combined forces to develop solutions for actual business and.

April 2018

conhIT: The Future of Digital Health in Germany is Connected

Startups Affiliated with the de:hub Initiative Advance Digital Health Innovation for the German Economy

April 2018

Ethereum Camp 2018 Connects Berlin's Blockchain-IoT Ecosystem

A Hackathon to Prepare for a Machine-to-Machine Future

March 2018

PropTech Venture METR Advances Submetering with IoT Gateways

METR Reaches Milestone By Building and Delivering PropTech Solution, M-Gate

METR, is a force to contend with. Founded in November 2016, METR has now successfully completed development of their first product, an IoT Gateway called M-Gate. M-Gates allow for the remote read-out of heating and water.

March 2018

Celebrating Women at NBT: An Interview with Program Manager, Darina Onoprienko

In honor of International Women's Day 2018, we caught up with Darina Onoprienko. She shared her experience, thoughts on women in tech, and valuable advice for entrepreneurs.

March 2018

Embedded System Engineers Build Gateways to Innovation

When talking to Aravinth Panchadcharam, Senior Embedded Systems Engineer at Next Big Thing, excitement for new technology is contagious. Aravinth is an accomplished and rare blend of robotocist, new media artist, and environmentalist who made his way from Sri Lanka to Germany – meanwhile.

February 2018

Hi from the NBT Thing Tank.

At Next Big Thing AG (NBT), we’re enabling deep-tech innovation and entrepreneurship in Europe. We welcome like-minded visionaries – from corporate partners, to entrepreneurs, to technologists– as we model new businesses in IoT and blockchain. Having revamped our website and blog, we now aim to.

February 2018

Industrie 4.0 Meets Innovation 4.0 at DTIM 2018

‘Industrie 4.0’ was born in Germany, so let’s explore this term’s definition from right here in Berlin. Also called Industry 4.0, it signifies both a vision and reality which is transforming industry and manufacturing from end-to-end. It involves big data analytics, the cloud, digital twin.

February 2018

Hinterland of Things Fuels Germany's Innovation

On February 8, 2018, Germany’s brightest innovators met in Bielefeld to chart a digital future together with leadership from some of the hidden champions of the nation’s economy. This first-time conference called “Hinterland of Things” connected industry, SMEs, and startups in the.

February 2018

The Rise of Company Building in the IoT Research & Development Race

McKinsey report estimating the potential of IoT to generate $11 Trillion in value by 2025 has led to many senior business leaders across the globe investing in IoT research and development or planning to implement IoT solutions in the coming years. Many of these investments, however, failed to.