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30/05/2013 - 12:49
Source: "Tom Staggs, the chairman of Walt Disney ’s theme parks and resorts division, said Wednesday his company is working on technology that would let costumed Mickey Mouse speak for the first time ever. The talking Mickeys, and other Disney characters, may even be able to greet little Jimmy by name, thanks to Disney’s MagicBand...
29/05/2013 - 20:05
Source: "The idea of this new system is a reasonably simple one, but the applications can become incredibly complex depending on how many devices are involved. In its basic form the internet of things incorporates devices that can communicate with other devices remotely. So if you've ever been out and about, remembered that you didn't...
29/05/2013 - 13:07
Source: "As part of an initiative to get cat videos – I mean the internet – out in developing countries; Google has ambitious plans to deliver access in these locations by balloons, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. Bear with me on this; this is a strange thing to write about as well as read I’m sure...
29/05/2013 - 09:32
Source: "The Nest learning thermostat and Google Glass have had a love child and it’s called Glass Nest. Developer James Rundquist got his Google Glass unit earlier this month wanted to get his hands dirty with some Glassware development, he tells me in an interview. The result is a mash up between two of the most buzzy devices to hit...
28/05/2013 - 21:08
Source: "The hype surrounding the Internet of Things seems timid (or at least niche) compared to the anarchistic, and sometimes doom-laden, narrative surrounding developments in additive manufacturing of late. Belgian 3D printing experts Materialise took to the stage to debunk many a myth about the phenomenon's potential. Despite being...
28/05/2013 - 17:53
The Internet of Things is a very multifaceted phenomenon. It operates at all levels: infrastructure, hardware, software, applications, services. It has a disruptive influence on the value chain that we know as it moves into the direction of a value model. There is no generic business model, only specific value models tied to rapidly shifting use...
28/05/2013 - 14:31
Facebook and TripAdvisor will be taking part in an exclusive fireside chat led by Strategy Analytics. This on-stage interview will reveal the new automotive pursuits of these two popular consumer services, to enable the industry to better integrate with their data in future products.   Check out other new additions to the agenda
28/05/2013 - 00:11
Source: Sven Bendel, Thomas Springer, Daniel Schuster, Alexander Schill: A Service Infrastructure for the Internet of Things based on XMPP. "Following the vision of an Internet of Things (IoT) real world objects are integrated into the Internet to provide data as sensors and to manipulate the real world as actors. While...
28/05/2013 - 00:07
XMPP is: "▪ An open, secure technology for instant messaging and a whole lot more. ▪ A friendly community of end users and developers who value freedom of communication. ▪ A decentralized network of IM services in which your messages are not monitored by a big company like AOL, Microsoft, or Yahoo. You can even run your own server...
27/05/2013 - 22:44
The EU project 'Internet of Things Architecture' (IoT-A) conducts a Delphi study and invites experts in the fields of Internet of Things and the Retail domain to participate. We would like to analyse the future development of the Internet of Things (IoT) in general as well as specifically for the retail industry.   If you...
27/05/2013 - 21:28
Source: "In 2009 the Boston Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics (MONUM) developed a smartphone app called Citizens Connect that allows residents to quickly report public works and service needs. Bostonians can inform officials of infrastructure and service problems such as potholes, streetlight failures, or graffiti via their phones,...
27/05/2013 - 20:00
Source: "“If [the Internet of Things] was all hardware and very little software this revolution would’ve happened a long time ago,” says SmartThings CEO Alex Hawkinson. “What’s happening now is that the barriers to creating new hardware are coming down, so that software folks like us can build a thin veneer of...
23/05/2013 - 16:54
Source: "Wherever you turn there are stories about the Internet of Things (IoT). The numbers are enormous, with many trillions of end-point “Things” being casually tossed into the discussions. While the Internet was created for people to use to access information and, then, only later, did it become a channel for people to...
22/05/2013 - 12:01
Source: "Well, that didn’t take long. A mere five days after Brian Krzanich took the reins as the new CEO of Intel, he’s shaking things up at an organizational level. Krzanich has reorganized key business groups and created a new “New Devices” division to focus on emerging trends, including “ultra-mobile...
21/05/2013 - 23:46
This session is part of the sixth workshop of IoT-A. The success of reaching IoT-A objectives are measured in particular by validating the outcomes against the expectations of the stakeholders involved in the IoT-A project and the stakeholder group. On a more practical level, the implementation of the health use case will prove the applicability...