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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.

09/09/2013 - 22:03
Source: "We all interact daily with public infrastructure — roads, parks, mass transit, water supplies. Increasingly, this infrastructure contains sensors that collect and use data on our interactions with it. As the "Internet of things" evolves, the data held by public entities is a critical component of its architecture...
08/09/2013 - 19:56
Source: "Cisco had one hour to pitch the Vice Governor of Jakarta how they could help solving the problems of Jakarta with technology. What did they do? Hint: If you want to skip the boring sales pitch and chit-chat, please skip the first  eleven minutes of the video clip. The first concern expressed by Pak Basuki, the Vice...
08/09/2013 - 11:33
@mitar_m : ...."Utility services, smart cities, health and quantified self apps, and many others are collecting more and more data from various sensors which collect data from various human activities. The issue is, that while data is produces by activities of people, they themselves do not have direct access to all this data in its pure and...
08/09/2013 - 10:42
Source: "The Internet of Things is a concept whereby any item can connect to the Internet to retrieve information to enhance its intrinsic value. The scope of the Internet of Things (IoT) is therefore very broad. It includes communicating devices and M2M but it aims to go beyond M2M by enabling any object to connect and leverage the Internet...
07/09/2013 - 21:50
Source: Citizen network: There is another chapter in the smart city story - and this one is being written by citizens, who are using apps, DIY sensors, smartphones and the web to solve the city problems that matter to them. Don't Flush Me is a neat little DIY sensor and app which is single-handedly helping to solve one of New York's...
07/09/2013 - 11:16
Source: "Television white-space spectrum pioneer Neul Ltd. has closed an initial tranche of a $5 million Series B round of equity funding. The company did not reveal the names of its latest backers but said in a press release that it would use the money to develop its "network-as-a-service" to allow network operators to deliver...
07/09/2013 - 11:14
Source: "Semiconductors are key to the Internet of Things, but the IoT is a new kind of challenge for the industry, requiring an unprecedented combination of high performance and high volume. The term “Internet of Things” (IoT) has been bandied about for some time now, and the range of “smart” applications that...
06/09/2013 - 23:28
Source: ...."Shodan is a one-man operation, and you can tell by using it. It lacks Google’s clean search interface. You have to know some part of a device’s signature to find what you’re looking for. The results include Internet Protocol language a casual user won’t be familiar with. But it can be the most effective...
06/09/2013 - 17:44
Source: "IDATE has published its report on the Internet of Things market. It provides an opportunity to clarify the frontiers of this new promising market and to present and analyze the key building blocks; the market structure, the players' strategies and the dynamics of the key vertical markets (automotive, aeronautics, energy, food and...
06/09/2013 - 17:39
Source: "As we connect more things to the web and share more data, there hasn’t been a coherent effort to build trust and privacy into the internet of things. This is why a conversation I had with ARM’s CTO Mike Muller last month was so refreshing. He made a distinction between trust, privacy and security and explained what our...
05/09/2013 - 09:06
Source: "The Internet of Things (IoT) has a store. It's just a first step and oriented towards consumers -- but it could be useful for some enterprises. The store opened in late August by SmartThings, which received initial funding from aKickstarter crowdfunding project. The store sells its own home automation products for such...
04/09/2013 - 12:19
Source: "This week, the Oxford English Dictionary added the phrase "Internet of things" to its hallowed pages, along with such neologisms as Bitcoin (a virtual currency), selfie (a self-portrait photo), twerk (a new dance move), and fauxhawk (a mohawk hairstyle achieved with gel and a comb).   But what exactly is the...
03/09/2013 - 22:17
Source: "The cultural conversation about the Internet of things has tended toward a highly functionalist, utilitarian set of ideas: Connected objects can make smart homes a reality, where toasters will talk to alarm clocks so your toast is ready when you awaken, and fridges will know when you're out of yogurt. Connected objects can turn...
03/09/2013 - 22:03
Martijn de Waal: I just wanted to take the opportunity to bring an event to your attention that we at The Mobile City are organizing together with The New Institute (formerly NAi) from the Netherlands, and CModa and the Shenzhen Biennale. We will be in Beijing during the Beijing Design Week, and in Shenzhen during the Biennale.   Our...
03/09/2013 - 17:05
This is a kind reminder of the following call for papers. Submission of abstracts is due by the 5th of September 2013. Abstracts should include the title of the paper, names-affiliations of the authors, and a short description of the work.   Please note that the presenters of the papers that will be selected for presentation at...