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23/11/2012 - 23:02
Source: "JTC 1 established the Special Working Group on the Internet of Things in response to the growing importance of IoT to the wider ICT sector. The SWG has the task of identifying IoT-related market requirements and standardization gaps, to encourage other JTC 1 Work Groups and subcommittees to address gaps in IoT standardization, and to...
23/11/2012 - 11:05
  What is really at stake?    A lot of energy has been consumed on debating disorienting issues concerning the Internet of Things. Countless articles, videos, etc have been discussing whether it is right or wrong, good or evil. At the same time activist groups put great amounts of effort in order to ensure that the...
22/11/2012 - 19:29
  Interview with Michael Koster of IoT-A Stakeholder Community: What is your background?: I have had a passion for electronics and automation throughout my life. In the early 1980s, I designed, built, and maintained large process control systems for industry. After that, I helped to architect some of the first scalable and fault tolerant...
21/11/2012 - 22:03
  What is PolySocial Reality (PoSR)?: "PolySocial Reality (PoSR) describes the multiple, sometimes overlapping, network transaction spaces that people traverse synchronously and asynchronously with others to maintain and use social relationships; a conceptual model for the global interaction context within which people experience the...
21/11/2012 - 21:39
  FIRE Report: "Following the demands of the FIRE community to organise a successor workshop of the very successful FIRE research workshop that was held in 2011 at the Future Internet Assembly in Budapest, FP7 project FIRESTATION took the initiative to organise a FIRE engineering workshop that was held on 6-7 November 2012 in Ghent,...
20/11/2012 - 21:26
Source: "What if all objects were interconnected and started to sense their surroundings and communicate with each other? The Internet of Things (IoT) will have that sort of ubiquitous machine-to-machine (M2M) connectivity. Since there are estimates that between 50 billion to 500 billion devices will have a mobile connection to the cloud by...
20/11/2012 - 11:16
  Ethicsinside.eu: "There is a gap between the policy recommendations and Privacy Impact Assessment Frameworks and the start-up reality of IoT on the ground with 20 Internet of Things Platforms listed on Postcapes.com and a growing group of attempts to build IoT hardware hubs to provide connectivity in and to the home: apart from...
19/11/2012 - 22:20
  Source: "Current mobile data networks are based on connecting people to the Internet. But when sensors are hooked up to a network their resource requirements are often much smaller in terms of data, power and cost. French startup SigFox is creating a cheap, low energy consumption, long-distance cellular network for sensors and...
18/11/2012 - 10:17
"Systems and solutions are maturing and the RFID market is finally starting to soar. These long range, very affordable passive RFID tags are fundamental to delivering the promise of the Internet of Things. Many billions of RFID tags are being deployed this year in retail, IT asset management, supply chain, manufacturing, pharmaceutical and...
17/11/2012 - 12:25
Dan Farber: "The key for Zuckerberg in bringing the Internet of things, as well as more people, into the Facebook fold, will be convincing more developers to embrace the Facebook platform. At this juncture, 40 percent of the top 400 applications on iOS and Android have some integration with Facebook, the company said. Look for Facebook to...
16/11/2012 - 20:53
Source: "The Gartner iBPMS MQ released in September of this year has been controversial, to say the least; I’m not here to talk about that controversy, but rather address the general reaction to one of the vendors: high up in the “visionaries” quadrant – almost into the sparsely-populated  and coveted “...
16/11/2012 - 20:49
  Source: "ARM today announced availability of a rapid prototyping developer kit for the Internet of Things (IoT) market that integrates the Sprint Mobile Broadband USB 598U Modem by Sierra Wireless with the mbed microcontroller development platform, which is based on the ARM® Cortex?-M3 processor. The IoT market is set to grow...
15/11/2012 - 21:49
Internet of Things SIG Event: "Matching market opportunities vs IOT technologies and infrastructures to catalyse funding and investment is an event organised  by the Internet of Things Special Interest Group in conjunction with Cartezia. The SIG is a partnership between the TSB and the Creative Industries, ESP, and ICT Knowledge...
15/11/2012 - 11:52
  SAP and IoT: "I had an interesting discussion with SAP's new VP of the Internet of Things, Suhas Uliyar recently.    He was still in the process of deciding whether VP of the Internet of Things was the appropriate title, or if it should be VP of the Connected World or something more representative of how the...
14/11/2012 - 23:09
Smart socks ensure Big Data: "I walk from my car to the office entrance. Just before the glass door opens, my telephone vibrates. The display shows ‘Blacksocks’. “Aha,” I think, “my daily analysis”. I pick it up and hear: "Congratulations, Mr Van Lier. In the light of our advice from last week you have...