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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.

18/09/2013 - 11:07
Source: "Gartner analyst, Chris Howard, says the possibilities offered by the Internet of everything are endless and can be utilised in any industry. The Internet of everything is not the future, it is already happening. This is according to Gartner analyst, Chris Howard. Speaking at the Gartner Symposium in Cape Town, Howard says most of the...
18/09/2013 - 09:40
Source: "We’re entering a new era of technology. The internet used to be focused on communication and the display of information. Then it became about e-commerce during the early dot-com boom, with the high-profile success of companies like Amazon and eBay. Today, technology is touching every corner of our lives — more than ever...
18/09/2013 - 00:09
Source: Raspberry Pi has become a widely used device, not only for prototyping and educational purposes, but also for production projects within companies. Best described as a pocket-size $25 computer, it features all the components and peripherals needed to perform most tasks your desktop PC would do, like spreadsheets, word-processing and games...
17/09/2013 - 23:45
Source: "Who is Ciseco and what market does it serve? I founded Ciseco around five years ago with a fellow technology fanatic. We share a mutual passion for wireless technology. Now, we are one of the growing army of small companies that design and manufacture electronic components that put the 'things' into the Internet of Things (...
17/09/2013 - 15:23
Source: "If you're a manufacturer and expect to vacuum up and mine customer data with impunity, think again. Just as it didn't take long to top 1 million smartphones applications, thanks to the right combination of tools, devices, and service plans, plenty of stakeholders are betting that the machine-to-machine/Internet of things (M2M...
17/09/2013 - 11:19
The 8th edition of SenZations Summer School dedicated to Applications of Internet of Things and Wireless and Sensor Networks was held in Palic, Serbia. The event was supported by Serbian Center for the Promotion of Science as well as the three major IoT-related European projects funded under the 7th Framework Programme: SmartSantander, PLANET,...
16/09/2013 - 11:00
Source: "I know the coffee’s ready because the light in the Quartz kitchen is purple, not pink. The light knows the coffee is ready is because there are sensors—heat and pressure—taped to the coffee maker. This is the internet of things. It will save us all from economic ruin. Or at least that’s what a new...
16/09/2013 - 10:50
Source: ...."There is a parallel revolution in innovation. When GE is looking to invent a new product, it first assembles its own best engineers from India, China, Israel and the United States. But now it is also supplementing them by running "contests." Example: There are parts of an aircraft engine - hangars, brackets, etc. -...
14/09/2013 - 11:58
Source: "You may have heard of the concept "The Internet of Things." Or, like many people, you may see that term and think, “The Internet of What?" In my mind, this concept moved from the edge closer to mainstream this month as Qualcomm, Samsung, and Sony launched smart watches. Additionally, the Federal Trade Commission...
13/09/2013 - 23:26
Source: "Earlier this year, we wrote about the FTC's plan to hold a November 2013 public workshop over concerns with the "Internet of Things," the dramatically growing capacity of smart devices to communicate information through the Internet. In advance of the workshop, the FTC has entered into a consent decree with a marketer...
11/09/2013 - 09:11
Source:" What if your refrigerator could tell by itself that you’re out of your favorite ice cream? And if, with its huge online intelligence, this same refrigerator could place an order, by itself, at the local supermarket? What if your oven could recognize, with a webcam or a barcode reader, the container of Alaskan pollock with...
10/09/2013 - 23:23
Source: The Internet enables any-to-any connectivity. The first wave of connectivity was user buildings (homes and offices) connecting to business buildings with wired Internet connections. The second wave was mobile user devices (laptops, smartphones, tablets) connecting to businesses and each other over wireless Internet connectivity. The latest...
10/09/2013 - 22:32
Source: "The Web of Things is essentially about the role of Web technologies to facilitate the development of applications and services for the Internet of Things, i.e. physical objects and their virtual representation. This includes sensors and actuators, as well as physical objects tagged with a bar code or NFC. Some relevant Web...
10/09/2013 - 16:18
Source: "I spend most of my workday writing code and designing electronics, many of which are intended to connect to the Internet. These Internet of Things devices hold a lot of potential and promise for makers. This is where all devices are headed. Whether you want a gadget to give you weather forecasts or relay sensor data to a network, it...
10/09/2013 - 15:11
Smart city data is big data. It is not only large in volume, it is multi modal, varies in quality, format, representation form and levels of dynamicity. The data needs to be processed, aggregated and higher-level abstractions need to be created from the data to make it suitable for the event processing, knowledge extractions and event processing...