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Council brings you news on Internet of Things. It aims to offer the latest on technical building blocks but also tries to put this digital transition into a social and circular economy context.

17/06/2013 - 09:40
Source: "Currently, we have almost one million young people unemployed in the UK. But there are over 100,000 jobs going vacant across the IT industry and yet unemployment for computing science graduates is the highest of all subjects.   How can this be? It's a combination of a drop in university applications to study Computer...
17/06/2013 - 09:26
Source: "We had a fascinating conversation with Belkin’s Kevin Ashton recently about home automation. Kevin is the general manager, global product management for Belkin Business. Right now, Belkin have a nice home automation platform called WeMo where they have devices like Wifi connected wall outlets, Wifi connected motion sensors...
15/06/2013 - 18:21
"....What about dishwashers? At Foo camp last year, Jason Huggins (@hugs), founder of Sauce Labs and BitBeam, said, “Robotics is always in the future. Every once in a while, a piece of it breaks off and becomes part of the present. Then we get used to having it around, and it stops being robotics. But someone who lived in the 40s would...
15/06/2013 - 16:31
Source: "Internet of Things (IOT) advocate Michael Koster fixated makers and hackers at the recent Maker Faire in San Mateo, California, a few weeks ago. Standing in front of samples of many versions of Arduino, Rasberry Pi, and sensors, he spoke of an open source horizontal platform that will unify the IOT. He changed people’s...
14/06/2013 - 21:03
Source: ..."Ultimately, the Internet of Things will take one of two shapes. If present trends continue, data to and from devices will largely be trapped within centralized silos, a la the home automation example above. Eventually, companies and vendors will interconnect those silos, rendering protocol differences all but irrelevant. And then...
14/06/2013 - 13:38
8th Summer School on Applications of IoT and Wireless Sensor Networks senZations'13 September 2 - September 6, 2013, Palic lake, Serbia   + + + SmartSantander tutorial - extensive tutorial on how to design and deploy experiments and services in a smart city experimental environment Business track (new on the...
14/06/2013 - 08:38
The aim of this paper is to describe the development of a novel smart home application based on an architecture and middleware of the Internet of Things. It integrates temperature and light sensors and the residence interacts directly with them by means of the middleware, controls the brightness of the lights, turns on and off the air and...
13/06/2013 - 15:51
Recent information about what the general feeling is in Shanghai and Wuxi towards Internet of Things. It is clearly seen as an important shift that has not only technological but societal implications as well. It is also a multi-stakeholder approach coupled with a strong knowledge of the engineering strategies driving IoT. 
13/06/2013 - 12:45
Internet of People Limited manages a global network of over 100 consultants who specialise in topics relevant to the Internet of Things such as smart cities, connected consumer products, sensor development, M2M, security and academic research. We work with you to understand your business needs, the company and its people and find the right...
13/06/2013 - 10:21
Source: "The story of the future Smart Fridge is just a case study, a way to illustrate how Identified Objects and Connected Devices will work synergistically to create a new consumer product, in this case a new home appliance. Of course, the Internet of Things is much more far-reaching than just the tracking of food in our fridge. I belive...
12/06/2013 - 22:47
Source:" Wireless networks is one of major trends on the technology industry, there are enormous amount of research being undertaken on open standards, protocols and technologies, both on personal area, satellite and mobile telephony networks. There is access to these networks almost everywhere, and sooner or later theywill...
12/06/2013 - 14:53
Invitation for an Open Dialogue (IoT Week, June 19 1600-1745) on the societal implications of IoT technologies: The Internet of Things has gained considerable momentum in the last five years. While it is yet difficult to predict the shape of it by the end of the decade, it is certain that it will bring disruptive change not only to our...
12/06/2013 - 09:28
It is last chance for all start-ups and business idea developers to candidate for the Business pitch contest being part of the IoT week. If you are starting your business and would like to advertise it, if you would like to propose the latest hack coming from your garage or if you would simply want to test your project exploitation plan, make...
11/06/2013 - 11:52
Source: "The need for internet freedom was something that came up again and again during my tour of Silicon Valley over the last fortnight. I discovered Equinix was founded upon the premise of providing carrier neutral services in the view that these were paramount to the existence of an internet that we know today. Upon returning home to...
11/06/2013 - 07:45
Source: "Since 2007 re-new has presented electronic and digital artworks that explore and challenge technology and artistic practice, while fostering exchange between academics and artists. In addition to its internationally recognized media arts festivals, re-new has organized leading conferences in the field, including CMMR 2008 and 2009...