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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.

16/11/2009 - 10:16
Barcode Revolution: Unique Japanese Barcode Designs via information aesthetics am 13.11.09 The firms Bar Code Revolution and D-Barcode use a unique process that allows for an original design element to be integrated into a traditional barcode. While retaining the functionality of the barcodes themselves, their visual appearence are augmented...
07/11/2009 - 12:47
This workshop to explore Internet of things at the scale of the City was run during the Council launch in 2009, by Gill Wildma of Plot. Most of us will be living in cities in the future, and cities are a scale of operating most of us don't often get a chance to think at. Many cities are expanding exponentially – some 70 million...
01/11/2009 - 10:37
This workshop was run during the Council launch in 2009. In this workshop we will work with the premisse that vertical institutions will break under the weight of the internet based decision possibilities of evergrowing groups of people organizing themselves on all kinds of specific topics. How can we help existing institutions and power nodes to...
28/10/2009 - 08:46
View the workshop Prezi  here. For the best viewing experience give Prezi time to load the media then select full screen from "More" at the bottom right of presentation, use on-screen arrows to follow path or navigate freely with your mouse. Thank you to all participants who contributed! This workshop was held in 2009 during the...
27/10/2009 - 09:51
  This workshop was held in 2009 during the Council launch.The question of how to store, interpret, and use relevant information will be one of the most important in the coming decades with the increasing merging of analogue and digital situations, systems, and contexts. Pervasive computing, ubiquitous computing (ubicomp), sentient computing...
20/10/2009 - 23:10
  This workshop was held in 2009 during the Council launch, by Slava Kozlov os Summn. Interactive role-playing workshop to explore possible futures of the Internet of Things. During the workshop the teams will construct their own versions of the future IoT by taking a few specific 'roles' and following a special 'gameplay...
14/10/2009 - 22:49
This workshop was held in 2009 during the Council launch. This workshop was moderated by Alexandra Deschamps- Sonsino. Smart homes have generally been more successful in concept than in execution or in-home use. This problem is usually not one of technology, but of interaction and interface design - we can build a Smart Home, but who...
09/10/2009 - 09:11
In 'Moral Exemplars in the Computing Profession', Chuck Huff and Laura Barnard state "it is the combination of social and technical skills that leads to the successful performance of the virtues in com­puting, and that it would be more effective to teach this combination than to teach the two in isolation (or to only teach the...
04/10/2009 - 11:14
Designer Ronen Kadushin says: "Open Design is a personal attempt to close a creativity gap between product design and other fields (music, graphic design, animation and photography), which found their creative output in phase with the realities of information technology and economics.  The Open Design method is based on the principles of...
30/09/2009 - 21:17
This workshop was held in 2009 during the Council launch. A report of this workshop is published in the Journal of Participatory Medicine, by Cristiano Storni. Here you can find a series of slide framing the workshop themes. Here below a conceptual map aimed to provide an open conceptual space to be explored during the workshop. Here some...
25/09/2009 - 13:38
In this new report by Statewatch and the Transnational Institute: NeoConOpticon - The EU Security-Industrial Complex, Ben Hayes claims: "Despite the often benign intent behind collaborative European ‘research’ into integrated land, air, maritime, space and cyber-surveillance systems, the EU’s security and R&D policy is...
22/09/2009 - 01:00
In his lecture Taking Internet connectivity to the next stage Bob Frankston says: "The Internet was designed as a solution to the pragmatic problem of exchanging messages between two end points without depending on any particular services in the middle. The result has been a phenomenon that has had a major effect on society. We've...
21/09/2009 - 11:44
From the New York Times: "Karin Landsberg, 42, a self-described “eco-geek” in Seattle, was so curious that she invited researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology into her home last month to fish 12 items out of her garbage and recycling bins — a can of beans, a compact fluorescent light bulb — and tag...
19/09/2009 - 00:38
Council and Tinker.it! presented: Are you ready for the Internet of Things? A LIFT @ Home event, december 4, 2009, Brussels, at  IMAL.org The movies by filmers Suzanne Hogendoorn and Joris Holtermans are on the Council Conference Channel on youtube. The evening program was streamed by IMAL and is archived. You can watch it. IMAL was...
13/09/2009 - 14:32
The age of ubiquitous computing is here: a computing without computers, where information processing has diffused into everyday life, and virtually disappeared from view. What does this mean to those of us who will be encountering it? How will it transform our lives? And how will we learn to make wise decisions about something so hard to see?...