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11/11/2011 - 10:47
Glyn Moody: Why The Internet of Things Will Be Open: "One of the games that journalists, analysts and pundits in general like to play is predicting The Next Big Thing. I've been doing this so long - over 20 years - that I have the dubious distinction of failing to predict the Internet as a mass medium (but then Bill Gates did as well, so I don't...
08/11/2011 - 13:49
 The Internet of Things (IOT) may be imagined as an extension of the internet as we already know it. In this vision it extends the concept of the internet with new actors, new 'things': cats, shirts or personal data. In an IOT things become zones of negotiation between many people on- and offline. The definition of the 'thing' as a zone of...
07/11/2011 - 10:43
Joanne Chien, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei: "China's current wave of enthusiasm for the Internet of Things (IoT) had already begun by the time IoT was incorporated into the 12th Five Year Plan in June 2010. Immediately afterward, the central government and local governments across the country began working on a range of standards, industry chains...
03/11/2011 - 21:59
IBM announced it is joining with Italy-based hardware architecture firm Eurotech in donating a complete draft protocol for asynchronous inter-device communication to the Eclipse Foundation, ReadWriteWeb reports. A projected 24 billion simultaneous devices — sending billions of messages per hour —  including RFID tags on shipping crates, heart...
03/11/2011 - 10:23
Sarah Spiekermann: On Friday, November 25h 2011, the German Federal Institute for Information Security (BSI) is inviting to a 1-day expert symposium on Privacy Impact Assessements (PIAs).The event is organized in co-operation with Vienna University of Economics and Business (Prof. Spiekermann) and takes place in the Austrian Embassy in Berlin....
31/10/2011 - 12:14
Rik Myslewski: "Updated Thinfilm, a Norwegian developer of printable memory, has co-announced with California's PARC a development that takes a big step towards the day when every manufactured object will report in to the internet. Yes, the "internet of things" – the buzzword of the decade.Thinfilm and PARCs breakthrough is a technology that can...
28/10/2011 - 10:41
Sally A. Applin is a Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Kent at Canterbury, UK, in the Centre for Social Anthropology and Computing (CSAC), where she is researching the impact of technology on culture, and the consequent inverse:  specifically the reifications of Virtual Space in Personal Space. At Kent, Sally is developing the framework...
28/10/2011 - 00:06
"IoT sans frontieres" - "The Internet of Things without borders" is the motto of the IoT International Forum, recently launched by The Internet of Things Initiative (IoT-i) in conjunction with CASAGRAS2, the China Academy of Telecommunication Research (CATR) and Wuxi SensingNet, and with the support of the European Commission.No borders for...
27/10/2011 - 21:55
Pier Luigi Capucci: The Internet of Things from the user’s perspective: "We were asked to consider the Internet of Things (IoT) from the user’s viewpoint. Well, my viewpoint is exactly this, since I’m neither a company director nor a software coder or a hardware creator. From an user’s viewpoint I think we are undergoing a big transformation. The...
27/10/2011 - 10:25
Gérald Santucci, DG INFSO, Head of unit: Networked Enterprise and Radio Frequency Identification (RFID): "The number of devices connected to and by the Internet is expected to range between 16 and 50 billion in 2020, depending on the definition of ‘device’ that is retained. Fleet and freight management, security/surveillance, transport and...
25/10/2011 - 09:24
The Next Generation of RFID - securing our world: "Version 2 of the international UHF RFID standard is about to be come reality. It's all about talk between tag and reader. The communication of captured tag data by the reader over to the network side is protected by secure network protocols like TLS and is not of concern. The security concerns in...
24/10/2011 - 22:43
Living bits and things Agenda: "According to different sources there will be over fifty billion devices connected to Internet in 2020. In fact, three years ago the number of devices connected to Internet overpassed number of people connected. This growth is more or less going to happen. Yet the question is "Are we ready to take advantage of...
24/10/2011 - 11:28
The Internet of Things – this is where we’re going: "In one vision of the future, every “thing” is connected to the internet. This “Internet of Things” will bring about revolutionary change in how we interact with our environment and, more importantly, how we live our lives. The idea of everything being connected to the internet is not new,...
21/10/2011 - 20:58
Mirko Presser: "About a year ago, I started working on a – then new – European project called the Internet of Things Initiative (IoT-i) on a topic that was supposed to find strategically important IoT applications. We managed to gather about 150 application scenarios, short texts describing an IoT application in a situation. Quite diverse material...
21/10/2011 - 11:48
Paul Didier: "...Manufacturers, and particularly car makers, will be driving the Internet of Things (IoT) by incorporating standard networks into their machines. I also indicated that evolving the standards is going to be critical to that adoption. Applying standard networks (by that I mean Ethernet, IP, TCP/UDP, 802.11/WiFi, etc.) machines...