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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.

27/11/2013 - 09:18
Source: "I love technology. I love gadgets and I love numbers (like many marketers, I’m much nerdier than you’d think). So how am I the last person in the world to own a Fitbit? Or a Nike FuelBand? Or a Jawbone UP?? It has become the hottest topic in our office. People compare calories burned, steps per day, marathons completed...
26/11/2013 - 14:57
Source: "Linux Foundation, QNX and Bosch have joined forces to address the contentious question of how open the automotive IVI platform should be. The answer will define the future of cross industry collaboration and ultimately decide how 3rd party app developers can be engaged to enhance connected car content and apps. This panel debate has...
26/11/2013 - 09:27
Source: "In collaboration with the Alexandra Institute, Aarhus Municipality, Open Data Aarhus, Smart Aarhus and CityPulse, we invite you to the first FP7 CityPulse Citizen Design Competition. We are putting 800EUR up for grabs in cash prizes for three lucky winners (500EUR, 200EUR and 100EUR)." The CityPulse project designs,...
26/11/2013 - 08:48
Source: “The "Internet of Things" is set to be a key area of interest for information-technology buyers and sellers next year. "The explosion of IoT activity over the next few years will be driven by the nexus of low-cost sensors, cloud computing, advanced data analytics and mobility," Andrew Milroy, vice president of ICT...
25/11/2013 - 20:40
The Fourth Special Session on Multivariable Processing for Biometric Systems (MPBS 2014) is part of the International Conference on Health Informatics (HEALTHINF 2014), which is sponsored by the Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC) and held in cooperation with the Association for the...
25/11/2013 - 20:25
Source: "An invisible network of wireless, traceable chips, sensors, scanners and cameras is evolving around us at an exponential rate. The quality and quan- tity of the data collected with this network is increasing at an equally fast pace. Newly emerging networks collect so-called ‘big data’ and convert it into meaningful...
25/11/2013 - 18:26
Source: "The dawn of the Internet of Things (IOT) era may finally be upon us. For almost a decade, the concept has been hailed as the next game changing technological innovation, and while the principles behind this idea have always been sound, it has so far yet to manifest as a commercial reality. The concept remains widely misunderstood,...
25/11/2013 - 15:20
Source: "After more than 25 years of developing devices and platforms, Echelon concludes that the Internet of Things isn’t going to be felt as a direct, personal experience. Instead, it will be mostly invisible: components and subsystems in factories, warehouses, fleets of trucks and buses, office buildings. . . Consumers certainly...
24/11/2013 - 11:31
Bremen between the 2nd and 4th of July 2014. The conference is co-organized by the LogDynamics and provides a forum for academia and industry to present their latest research findings, innovations and practices in the field of system-integrated intelligence. It focuses on the integration of advanced functional capabilities into materials, systems...
24/11/2013 - 11:02
Source: "Almost 15 years ago, a friend of mine at McKinsey spent a few nights writing a document called “The Battle for the Home”. The thesis at the time was that with broadband, the home PC was gradually going to challenge the TV as the core home digital system. Over the following few years, that battle gradually grew more...
24/11/2013 - 09:37
Source: "The Federal Trade Commission recently hosted a public workshop examining the emerging role of connected technology – think smart refrigerators and fitness wristbands – with its ramifications for user privacy and data security. The workshop comes on the heels of the FTC’s 20-year consent order handed down to...
23/11/2013 - 14:24
Source: "They’re nightmare scenarios. You’re driving your gadget-packed car and suddenly the self-driving system malfunctions and takes you off the road. Or your pacemaker fails due to an errant signal from the modem that connects it to your doctor’s office. The “internet of things” concept means more and more...
23/11/2013 - 14:20
Telefónica R&D and LABoral are proud to organize NEXT THINGS 2014 – PERSONAL, the third global art & technology challenge. The goal of the challenge is to bring together art and technology, artists with technologies, and to unleash the huge potential of mixing the creativity and perspective of artists with the nowadays...
21/11/2013 - 22:32
A new report from BI Intelligence, examines the forces and numbers driving growth in the consumer Internet of Things or IoT, including the mind-boggling numbers for total market size. The report also looks at the enterprise market for the Internet of Things. Here are some of top findings: ·       ...
21/11/2013 - 21:17
In the scope of the FP7 VITAL project, we are currently working on elicitiation and analysis of stakeholder's requirements regarding IoT-empowered services in Smart Cities. It would greatly help us if you could spend five minutes (5') of your precious time to give us your feedback by filling a questionnaire. In particular: - In case you...