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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.

30/01/2013 - 10:28
Source: "Despite describing the transport infrastructure as a ‘network’, most road and transport users see little similarity between the ‘transport network’ and the internet. This paper suggests that overcoming this difference is key to a new paradigm of transport in which connections, flow and sharing are synonymous...
30/01/2013 - 09:59
ZigBee Connected Home
: "The ZigBee Alliance is made up of over 400 companies (and 600 products) with the goal of helping consumers better connect and control their home devices. At CES, the alliance showed off its solution, which took 10 years to develop, that supports up to 64,000 devices. The solution allows customers to create their own...
29/01/2013 - 22:31
  Source: "Imagine knowing how many people are in a coffee shop and how long it will take to get served, just by glancing at your smartphone, or being certain that there will be a seat on the bus or train when it arrives. Gander is a search engine that aims to make all of this and more possible, by letting users search their physical...
29/01/2013 - 22:28
  2013 Enterprise IT Influencers – Exploring the impact of the ‘Internet of ThingsThe impact of the IoT: "The appeal for instant gratification-hungry consumers is that the IoT presents the power to control everything and anything in their homes, offices and while on the go. Whether adjusting temperature and lighting,...
28/01/2013 - 17:18
  IoT consultant W. David Stephenson (part of the Internet of People team) has always believed that it's as important to have physical networks where people can come together face-to-face in a given technology field as it is to also have online communities. He's taken the lead with forming similar networks for more than 20 years...
26/01/2013 - 20:44
Source: "The local food movement has been steadily picking up momentum.  Across the country small scale agriculture has been springing up in backyards and rooftops, basements and attics, abandoned warehouses and vacant lots. HarvestGeek is building a comprehensive set of resources for the Urban and not-so-urban Farmer.  An open-...
26/01/2013 - 20:07
Source: "Basically, the Internet of Things gives rise to the question: 'What can happen when hundreds of billions of everyday objects can access the net and "talk" to each other?' That day isn't quite here. Much of the activity is still in research labs or pilots. Nonetheless, real examples are starting to go live...
26/01/2013 - 19:58
Source: "On Jan. 7, 2013, The New York Times published an article aboutThe Walt Disney Co. introducing wristbands with an embedded radio frequency identification transponder to enable visitors to enter its parks, purchase goods, and receive alerts when its their turn to ride Space Mountain or other attractions (see At Disney Parks, a Bracelet...
26/01/2013 - 17:41
The Internet of Things is a combination of a technological push - an ecology of barcodes, qr codes, rfid, active sensors, ipv6 - and a human pull for more and ever growing connectivity with anything happening in the immediate and further out environment, a logical extension of the computing power in a single machine to the environment; the...
26/01/2013 - 14:16
Source: "What’s truly new these days in the Internet of Things is the increasing incorporation of the ubiquitous smartphone into the constellation of connected “things.” Let’s call this the “Internet of Persons, Places and Things.” It goes well beyond decision automation into a full-blown decision-support...
26/01/2013 - 11:20
BioInitiative 2012 Report Issues New Warnings on Wireless and EMF: "A new report by the BioInitiative Working Group 2012 says that evidence for risks to health has substantially increased since 2007 from electromagnetic fields and wireless technologies (radiofrequency radiation). The Report reviews over 1800 new scientific studies. Cell phone...
26/01/2013 - 10:21
Source: "Are you actively involved in delivering in-vehicle connectivity, assessing the best HMI inputs to balance driver distraction,enabling mobile app integration, or a pioneer designing the latest user interface, audio system, or future automotive cockpit? Are you keen to find out?  • What the best way to enable...
25/01/2013 - 19:43
In November 2012, Slovenia hosted the second LBT event. Bringing together technology and business from Central and SE region, LBT represented a platform for exchanging experience, market insights, projects – and therefore co-creating IoT future.   Living bits and things 2012 moved from Ljubljana to Bled and with support with Bled...
25/01/2013 - 08:52
V3: "Energy giant General Electric (GE) is set to recruit hundreds of UK software engineers and data scientists in the coming months, as part of its "internet of things" strategy drive, V3 has learnt. The internet of things is not a new concept but the buzzword is becoming more frequent in the IT industry as the likes of IBM, Intel...
24/01/2013 - 20:18
IoT for a better and smart life.  “The Development Program of Internet of Things in the Twelfth Five Year Plan Period”, officially issued by the Chinese Government in February 2012, states that the national government will foster the IoT industry by preferable tax policy, special development funds, increasing investments in...