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26/04/2010 - 11:51
The report "Flying 2.0 - Enabling automated air travel by identifying and addressing the challenges of IoT & RFID technology" is an analysis of the risks associated with a future air travel scenario, enabled with Internet of things, IoT / RFID technology.  The study "Priorities for Research On Current and Emerging Network Technologies" (...
10/04/2010 - 10:17
Rotterdam Open Data: Open Source, Open Content en Open Standaarden zijn belangrijke ontwikkelingen met een grote impact op mens en maatschappij. Open maakte de weg vrij naar web 2.0 en mash-ups.Een initiatief waarin Hogeschool Rotterdam, Rotterdamse bedrijven en de Gemeente Rotterdam gezamenlijk gestalte gaan geven aan het toegankelijk en...
09/04/2010 - 22:58
Rob van Kranenburg: I posted a notice today April 9 'International Internet of Things Day', saying 'Lecture on the Internet of Things ' at Frédéric, our downstairs neighbour in our Ghent appartment block, and, apart from Kitty,  two people showed up! Peter, a neighbour from across the street and Reinoud, an...
30/03/2010 - 10:08
"Reunión/charla informal en torno a "Internet of Things", en la que pretendemos juntar a gente de distintas disciplinas para aprender, pensar, discutir e inspirar sobre esta tecnología, sus aplicaciones y sus consecuencias. Internet de las Cosas se refiere a conferir a los objetos cotidianos las características de comunicación, computación e "...
29/03/2010 - 21:25
Michael Friedewald, project co-ordinator is happy to announce the PRESCIENT project, a recently started EU project dealing with privacy issue: "Emerging technologies offer significant benefits but also risks to our privacy. How to deal with these risks is the subject of a new three-year project funded by the European Commission. {C}Called...
27/03/2010 - 10:24
Now in its second year, The Internet of Things Europe 2010 will join together business leaders, consumer advocates, policymakers and entrepreneurs to find out how the Internet of Things roadmap will shape our interaction with the real and virtual worlds in the coming years. This high level conference will address our concerns to embrace its...
10/03/2010 - 14:25
If - according to the IOT - everything is connected: where does that leave the definition of home; i.e.: what is the relation between technology and our home -environment? What does ultimate connectivity means for architects, builders, craftsmen; the moment we start dwelling? Should there be a space which secures us; does that need another kind of...
10/03/2010 - 09:51
"Having sensors that relay information in everything we own, use, wear, touch and play with has some serious implications for privacy.  Where will the information go once it has left the tags?  Could anybody walking down the street stick out an antena that scans passers by, works out where they’ve been and their habits, and then tell the...
06/03/2010 - 19:51
Arlon Stok says: "Just imagine how it would be if all of the objects you own and pass by would be connected to a sort of new internet. Billions of objects would be connected through this network to us humans, adding a lot of possibilities to both our daily and long-term ways of thinking and acting. It's a simple concept: users defined their rights...
03/03/2010 - 14:26
"It would be ideal if you could borrow what you lack from your neighbours. I love soup, but unfortunately I do not always have all the things or even the knowledge that I need to prepare it. If sharing was the norm this would not be an obstacle. Neighbours, too, could benefit from sharing, especially if they don’t know each other (that...
24/02/2010 - 11:01
Calling all environmental designers, artists and researchers: we're delighted to announce that Pachube.com in collaboration with xClinic, the Environmental Health Clinic + Lab at NYU and ZER01: the Art and Technology Network, are soliciting proposals to create environmental health projects and lifestyle experiments that make use of Pachube.One...
22/02/2010 - 10:44
Bob Dahlberg from Arrayent: Where do you see Arrayant in 5 years? "While our prospective customers have called us the "Cisco of things,"  rather in five years we see Arrayent providing the best cloud computing environment for "things."" What is the meaning of content in your system? "...
16/02/2010 - 15:53
Council and Institute of Philosophy team up with Lift@Home again for a Moscow seminar on Convergence of NBIC-technologies and Internet of Things. We believe the "winning solution" to making the most open, inclusive and innovative Internet of Things is to transcend the short-term opposition between social innovation and security by finding a way...
12/02/2010 - 12:45
Most of us will be living in cities in the future, and cities are a scale of operating most of us don't often get a chance to think at. Many cities are expanding exponentially – some 70 million people leave rural areas every year to join nearby cities, the majority to join squatter cities. At the same time brand new cities, such as...
04/02/2010 - 19:55
Download the pdf below:"It all began with a coffeepot. A coffeepot that was connected to the Internet (before it was even called the Internet) and which provided information about its status (long before there was Twitter). In 1991, researchers at Cambridge University shared a single coffeepot among several floors. The researchers were frustrated...