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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...
21/10/2011 - 09:45
Alex Williams: "Mary Meeker at the Web 2.0 Summit, makes the point that the mega-trend of the 21st Century is the empowerment of people through connected, mobile devices.  Her focus is on smartphones. My view:  The megatrend of our times is connected devices and the Internet of Things. Mary Meeker puts most of her focus on the growth of...
15/10/2011 - 23:02
Council: Could you explain briefly what Smarcos is?Helen Le Voi: Smarcos is a three-year, €14m Artemis funded research project involving 17 partners across seven countries in Europe. The project partners are drawn from various backgrounds including major corporations, research bodies and SMEs such as Indra, Nokia, Philips and Fjord. Smarcos began...
10/10/2011 - 18:09
Dr. Dipl.-Math. Cecile K. M. Crutzen, is Associate Professor  School of Informatics, Open Universiteit Nederland and Domain coordinator of "People, Computer, Society": " The Internet of things will change in the future our environment. In the same way as cars have changed our infrastructure, the government should take more and more the role...
10/10/2011 - 16:15
'The Era of Objects' is the third in a series of Blowup readers. It collects several essays exploring the future of objects, beyond the clichéd fantasy of the flying car. The scope of this reader is purposefully broad. The things that we use and how they are networked and attuned to us and our surroundings is a huge subject. The writers who have...
07/10/2011 - 18:22
This session considers the opportunity provided by the conjunction of several realities. The concept of “intelligent” products is now widespread. This concept's rapid development is mainly due to the fact that, over the last decade, the increasing growth of embedded technologies (e.g., RFID, smart cards, wireless communication),...
06/10/2011 - 14:30
The Institute: The Internet and related technologies significantly transform our society, which implies enormous potential as well as indisputable challenges. Following the announcement by Eric Schmidt on February 16th, 2011, the research institute for Internet & society in Berlin is currently being bootstrapped to further the...
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...