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12/02/2013 - 20:23
Source: "Over the past few days, reports of a new Apple watch have been lighting up the Web, but a patent filing dated Tuesday suggests that the company could have even grander ambitions for wearable computing. The filing, first reported by AppleInsider, describes technology for a “Personal items network” that can link...
12/02/2013 - 20:19
Source: " 
The “Internet of Things” is the big trend in home automation, seen most recently in several new products at theConsumer Electronics Show (CES) in January 2013. Previously, Wi-Fi radios and related electronics were too pricey, bulky and power-hungry to fit into low-cost lightweight devices such as light switches...
12/02/2013 - 17:12
Source: "First, speaking about flow, let us go back to the beginning of Western philosophy.
“Everything flows”, said Heraclitus. He was depicted as the “crying philosopher” probably because he appeared to be incapable of stepping twice into the same river. But then, neither could any other man. On second thought things...
11/02/2013 - 23:59
  Source: "A few weeks ago, the IT Leadership Academy took the pulse of a few dozen CIOs regarding the state of the Internet of Things. Unsurprisingly, every one of them said they were pretty sure that somewhere in their enterprise someone was "linking things," or at least "thinking about linking things." But less...
11/02/2013 - 23:46
The BUTLER project currently active in the Seventh Framework programme of the European Community for research, technological development and demonstration activities contributing to the creation of the European research area and to innovation (2007-2013) requires the participation of a new partner to carry out certain tasks within the project....
11/02/2013 - 22:50
The goal of the European project PROBE-IT is to compare, evaluate and assess the benefits of Internet of Things (IoT) technologies in the context of smart cities. The PROBE-IT project proposes a Benchmarking Framework to analyze such Smart Cities.The proposed Benchmarking Framework is organized around five main dimensions: Technology, Economy...
11/02/2013 - 20:29
More-than-Human Participation Christian Nold (University College London); Royal Geographical Society with IBG, 28th-30th August 2013, London.   Addressing the conference theme of ‘new geographical frontiers’, this is one of three RGS-IBG sessions, dedicated to participatory science, to be held at the Science Museum...
11/02/2013 - 15:58
This document provides a catalogue of different naming, addressing and discovery schemes for the Internet-of-Things (IoT), notably schemes that are currently researched, validated and used by IERC projects. As part of this document each of the contributing projects has provided an overview of the addressing and discovery solution(s) that it...
11/02/2013 - 13:49
IoT-A, the European Lighthouse Integrated Project addressing the Internet-of-Things Architecture, proposes the creation of an architectural reference model together with the definition of an initial set of key building blocks. Together they are envisioned as crucial foundations for fostering a future Internet of Things. Using an experimental...
10/02/2013 - 20:52
  Source: "Every now and then there is a new debate about privacy issues in an internet context. I recently had an interesting conversation with Tobias Kowatsch. He is a senior researcher at the Institute of Technology Management at the University of St. Gallen and he published a paper* regarding privacy in the context of...
10/02/2013 - 13:36
NEXT THINGS 2013 – NEXT SPACE is looking for innovative and disruptive ideas on the Internet of Things in the interplay of art, technology and architecture: art that uses connections / smart objects / spaces as a medium, or art that reframes, rethinks and reflects on what the role of the Internet of Things could be(come) in relation with the...
09/02/2013 - 17:55
Source: "A little while ago I bumped into a journalist friend at a trade conference. We chatted about the event to try and identify hot topics and trends from our discussions and supplier meetings, and both sat there deflated when the stories that came to the surface were the same old ones of fear-mongering around APT and “cyber”...
09/02/2013 - 17:23
Source: "….Consider automotive maintenance. The sticker on my windshield reported the date of my last oil change, but now it’s fallen off, and in any case that sticker wasn’t connected to my calendar. Instead of pasting a sticker on my windshield, I’d rather have the shop that did the last oil change poke an...
09/02/2013 - 17:15
Source: "Smaller, more capable embedded controllers are making simple products smarter. What are you doing with all that intelligence? I've been covering the embedded control industry for a long time, and engineers were weighing the relative advantages of dedicated embedded controllers versus small general-purpose CPUs in control...
09/02/2013 - 12:26
The latest stage of the next great race is on. If we did not hear the starter’s gun in the middle of 2012, then perhaps pronouncements by a number of the planet’s most notable CEOs offered a late start notification. GE’s Jeff Immelt and Cisco’s John Chambers headlined a collection of Fortune 500 tech and industrial...