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06/10/2011 - 09:40
The first Internet of Things NYC Meetup. Join fellow Internet of Things enthusiasts from the NYC community for talks from industry luminaries, pitches from product developers, and some great food and drink. Come with ideas and questions!   Talks will be given by:- Usman Haque, Founder of Pachube- Leif Percifield, Developer of dontflush....
05/10/2011 - 16:27
Designing for the Internet of Things: "Increasingly, Digital Media is being experienced through objects and interfaces that are not necessarily bound by the screen. The next generation of content products and services will have distributed and diverse modes of interaction where websites and mobile content will be only one aspect of the user's...
04/10/2011 - 10:40
Natacha Roussel from Council hosted the two IoT sessions in Paris at OWF. Emerging topics are: Security issues; keep our data as close to us as possible.Systemic questions: how to create meaningfull networks of people able to  understand and underpin the functionning system as well as it's symbolic value. Identity issues; further...
30/09/2011 - 09:41
Mathew Ingram: "It may be difficult to describe what exactly the phrase “an internet of things” means, but the pieces of the puzzle that are required for that to develop are all here today, ThingM CEO Mike Kuniavsky told attendees at GigaOM’s Mobilize conference in San Francisco. Those puzzle pieces include ubiquitous network connectivity, cloud-...
27/09/2011 - 09:47
IGF Nairobi: "While there is still a discussion, what the concept of the” Internet of Things” means in practice, the real process of connecting objects equipped with RFID chips to the Internet via an IPv6 address continues to move forward. The market is growing and so growths the debate about the governance implications of the “Internet of Things...
24/09/2011 - 10:06
Katia Moskvitch:  Internet of things: Should you worry if your jeans go smart?: "...As more objects leak into the digital world, the fine line that separates the benefits of increasingly smart technology and possible privacy concerns becomes really blurred."The IoT challenge is likely to grow both in scale and complexity as seven billion...
24/09/2011 - 09:59
Russell M Davies: Viewpoint: The internet of things and yet another revolution: "The "internet of things" is viewed as the next big thing, but when will it allow people to create their own stuff, asks Russell M Davies.... The internet of things is a phrase you are going to hear a lot over the next few years, and the clue is in the name as to what...
23/09/2011 - 19:00
The Advent of a Global Intelligence, By CHRYSTIA FREELAND | REUTERS. YALTA, UKRAINE: "Get ready for the global brain. That was the grand finale of a presentation on the next generation of the Internet I heard last week from Yuri Milner. G-8 leaders had a preview of Mr. Milner’s predictions a few months earlier, when he was among the technology...
19/09/2011 - 15:05
Laurent Sustek, Smart Metering Marketing Manager, published Understanding Smart Meters to Design Intelligent, Secure Systems at INSIDE Secure. He says: "Today, there are close to two billion electricity meters installed worldwide, but less than 10% of them are considered "smart" meters with two-way communications.  This will change over the...
11/09/2011 - 12:38
Panagiotis Tsarchopoulos, URBAN AND REGIONAL INNOVATION Research Unit (URENIO):"The latest issue of Ericsson Business Review magazine, in a Theme entitled “Creative Cities”, examines some of the processes needed for a Networked Society to become more intelligent than a traditional one. Theme in short:Cities will have a significant impact on a...
10/09/2011 - 10:52
Arne Jansen: It would be ideal if you could borrow what you lack from your neighbours. I love soup, but unfortunately I do not always have all the things or even the knowledge that I need to prepare it. Instead of borrowing a mixer I waited for years until I finally bought one myself. If sharing with neighbours were standard practise this...
03/09/2011 - 20:58
On Dec. 9th 2009, the first Council conference took place in Brussels; one of the workshops there was ‘Home-Sense’: the questions and themes on IoT vs. the home-environment. On April 9th, 2010, a smaller meeting took place in Rotterdam on the same subject. Now, 2 years after the initial conference an update is necessary. Technologies have...
29/08/2011 - 17:14
Postcapes is "passionate about the convergence of the physical world with the digital, and everything that will encompany that shift. The emerging term "Internet of Things" seems to best represent these changes taking place and the term Postscapes itself is inspired from a future of networked landscapes and its possibilities.  Their goal is...
26/08/2011 - 22:18
Schmidt criticises division between science and arts and says UK 'should look back to glory days of Victorian era', guardian.co.uk, Friday 26 August 2011: "The chairman of Google has delivered a devastating critique of the UK's education system and said the country had failed to capitalise on its record of innovation in science and engineering....
25/08/2011 - 22:18
The PICNIC Open Data Unconference: During last year’s PICNIC Festival, they brought speakers, stakeholders and participants together to discuss the possibilities and implications of open data. Over the course of the year, the topic has flourished worldwide and many open data initiatives were undertaken, especially in the form of competitions and...