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21/01/2014 - 10:24
Source: „When Razer announced its Nabu smartband at CES 2014, a puzzled head scratch skipped from scalp to scalp. Or was it a twitch from wrist to wrist? Razer, best known for its gaming laptops and peripherals, has been working on Nabu for three and a half years. It may have come out of left field for some, but Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan sees...
20/01/2014 - 23:28
Source: „While the Internet of Things (IoT) should not be an unfamiliar term to most IT executives, many consider it primarily a consumer technology that's dominated by smart watches and refrigerators that will tweet when you’re out of milk. Many of the IoT concepts have indeed targeted the consumer, but most of the major...
20/01/2014 - 09:45
Source:„The home of the future — complete with helper bots and automated appliances — has long been the stuff of science fiction. The tech world is determined to make it a reality. Soon, the vision goes, everything from garden products to bathroom appliances will be controlled by the touch of a smartphone. Without setting foot in...
19/01/2014 - 16:33
About 26.000 people have organized themselves loosely in Internet of Things Meetups. The London Meetup (organizing number 28 in January) is  among the most active and biggest. It is run by Arduino veteran and ex Tinker London CEO Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino  - @iotwatch.   The most catching feature of a Meetup on IoT is the...
19/01/2014 - 09:16
Source: „There will be no 'Internet of Things' The label "Internet of Things" is used to describe Internet-connected devices that communicate without human involvement. For example, as you read this article, you're using the regular Internet. You're a human being who is communicating with another human being (Yours...
19/01/2014 - 09:12
Source: „Google announced its latest moonshot project yesterday, and like most of the ideas cooking in the secretive GoogleX lab, it's crazy futuristic. The company is developing smart contact lenses with sensors that monitor glucose levels for diabetics. That's right, a tiny wireless electronic chip attached to your eyeball. The...
18/01/2014 - 20:30
Source: „Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management and winner of the 2012 Zayed Future Energy Prize in the category of Large Corporations for leading efforts in renewable energy and sustainability, will showcase its integrated Smart City solutions at the seventh World Future Energy Summit that runs from Jan. 20-22 at the...
18/01/2014 - 15:13
Source: "Earlier this week, Google bought Nest, a connected devices company, for $3.2 billion. This might seem like an ungodly sum for a company that makes thermostats and smoke detectors, but it makes absolute sense. Nest’s products are beautifully designed, their team is overflowing with talent, and they were the first company to...
18/01/2014 - 14:42
Source: "If you’re a casual observer of tech, you’ll no doubt have noticed that Google announced a rather large acquisition the other day. Heck, it even got prime time and first page news coverage here in Germany, albeit admittedly with the unavoidable spin towards matters of incursions of privacy. It seems this acquisition got...
18/01/2014 - 12:08
Source: "Sanjay Sarathy, CMO of Sumo Logic, stopped by to talk about the Internet of Things and whether adding more devices to an already complex network environment is going to become an overwhelming problem for an already stressed IT staff or an opportunity for companies to better understand their infrastructure and make it serve the...
17/01/2014 - 10:10
Source: "Many definitions of the Internet of Things exist and organizations are arguing alternative naming conventions. In addition technical architectures and protocol preferences are thrown around. However...! True value of an Internet of Things is in the application and the benefits to individuals or society. Via this IoT Community...
16/01/2014 - 09:51
Source: "Observers yesterday were pondering why Google “wants a $3.2 billion thermostat?” as Lex's Robert Armstrong asked Financial Times reporter Joseph Cotterill about the company’s purchase of Nest Labs Monday — knowing full well that his answer would delve into the huge potential of “The Internet of...
15/01/2014 - 20:57
Source: "Lets start the conversation about how all well-intentioned, hardworking, decent people can win in IoT-enabled markets.  On a planet where real and virtual worlds are integrated and anyone and perhaps anything can be connected.  When the limits of our best systems thinking – free market economics, democracy,...
15/01/2014 - 17:22
Source: "The Internet of Things (IoT) promises to usher in exciting new ways of enhancing our lives, doing our jobs, conducting business, and more – simply by connecting everyday objects to the Internet. But the intersection of our physical world with the ubiquitous always-on Internet opens a Pandora's Box of security and...
15/01/2014 - 09:36
Source: „One of the most buzzed-about topics at this year's Consumer Electronics Show was the "Internet of Things," and few companies seem more aware of that than Qualcomm . The company that blew its keynote out of the water last year came back with even crazier plans for the future. While it might seem more exciting than ever...