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23/09/2012 - 15:57
Abstract (provisional), in Communications in Mobile Computing 2012: "This paper presents a one-page visual tool for adaptively planning and managing potentially disruptive business models such as in RFID-Startups. The visual tool is called "The Disruptor's Arrow of Time." The modular and iterative approach of the Disruptor's...
22/09/2012 - 21:19
Derrick Harris: Why the internet of things needs ‘curated openness’:" The internet of things is for real, even if it’s nowhere near the nirvana of devices that speak with each other and take care of our every waking need automatically. The only way it will get there, says RIM’s Sebastian Marineau-Mes, is with...
21/09/2012 - 13:41
The Internet of Things, the principle of connected devices and objects that are uniquely identifiable, is increasingly becoming a reality, with related technologies rapidly finding their way into everyday life. In order to achieve a single market for IoT and maximize the advantages that a safe and advanced IoT would bring, policymakers, citizens...
21/09/2012 - 09:58
The Smart Object API is a Semantic Web Linked Data application for the Internet of Things (IoT). It consists of a URI-Object encapsulation of semantic and real-time data properties associated with features of interest. The Smart Object architecture roughly conforms to the Virtual Entity, the Information Model, and the Channel Model set out in the...
20/09/2012 - 16:18
STOCKHOLM, /PRNewswire: "Thingsquare, a pioneering provider of open-source software for the Internet of Things, today announced Thingsquare Mist, a standards-based mesh networking platform. Thingsquare Mist allows developers of smart lighting systems, smart cities, smart homes and smart buildings to quickly add Internet connectivity to their...
20/09/2012 - 15:26
On SPITFIRE: "Sensors are ubiquitous in infrastructures, appliances, mobile phones, and wireless sensor networks. Their widespread deployment represents a significant financial investment and technical achievement and the data they deliver is capable of supporting an almost unlimited set of high value proposition applications. This is a...
20/09/2012 - 11:22
Wildpark: "Buried in the details of last week’s update to Facebook’s now-native iOS app was a small bit of technology that could have potentially big impact on the future of the Internet of Things. The technology is called Message Queuing Telemetry Transport (MQTT), an IBM-developed protocol for real-time messaging over networks...
19/09/2012 - 21:59
In a collaboration between TAGLOCK and Aarhus Cykelby (part of the municipality of Aarhus, Denmark) 140.000 free stickers with unique QR-codes have just been distributed by the postal services to households in selected suburbs of the city. Each household has received a small info-folder, including 4 TAGLOCK stickers to put on bikes for tracking...
19/09/2012 - 20:42
Tales of Things invites you to: I Am Seeing Things 25th October 9.30 to 16.30: A one day symposium at Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh, reflecting upon the term ‘things’. Specifically it explores the way that everyday objects are being connected to the Internet and asks how this technology is disrupting consumer practices, heritage and...
19/09/2012 - 14:49
  In Co.create, Fast Company: "While a fully functioning Internet of Things is still to come, China proves an interesting example of what to expect. Known to the Chinese as the Sensing Planet, huge investments in smart energy grids and all kinds of sensors have been deployed in large scale. The majority of current Chinese leadership is...
15/09/2012 - 10:45
Internet of Things (IoT) consists of sensors and actuators embedded in physical objects from containers to pacemakers, which are linked through both wired and wireless networks to the Internet. When objects in the IoT can sense the environment, interpret the data, and communicate with each other, they become tools for understanding complexity...
15/09/2012 - 10:33
David Stephenson: "A new market research study available from a British firm, Companies and Markets, predicts that by 2017 the global Internet of Things market will reach sales of $290 billion. First, wow. Second, I'm forced to ask again: If the "IoT" has such short-term promise (not to mention its long-term transformational...
10/09/2012 - 12:14
Berlin, October 23 - 25, 2012: The conference is sponsored and organised  by Nokia Siemens Networks in cooperation with  the Wireless World Research Forum (WWRF).  WWRF's goal is to stimulate global research that will achieve unbounded communications to address key societal challenges for the future. The term "Wireless...
07/09/2012 - 22:55
The Internet of Things as a concept is maturing rapidly and over the past months attention is dramatically increasing. The IoT-A project as one of the first of its kind is aiming at establishing a generalised Architecture Reference Model (ARM). The ARM takes into account needs and requirements from all potential application areas of IoT and...
07/09/2012 - 14:54
Odopod: "The Internet of Things is comprised of networked objects with sensors and actuators. These objects observe their environment and share the data they collect with each other, Internet servers and people. This data is analyzed and the results are used to make decisions and affect change. Change may come from a connected object making...