Internet of Things News

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.

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20/11/2013 - 09:50
Source: "Bob Dible is an engineer that now works on his family farm in Kansas. He describes the technological strides made in agriculture. “We generate GPS (global positioning system) yield maps using data from the combine as it harvests. That helps us determine what nutrients are needed the next season at various parts of our 4-square-mile farm.…
20/11/2013 - 09:43
Source: "We all live in a world dominated by networked devices — not just smartphones, but also smart coffee pots, thermostats, vacuum cleaners, running shoes, wrist bands, even smart Coke machines. That new world — the Internet of Things, as it’s been coined, or machine-to-machine (M2M) technology — will soon be permeating the workplace, and we’…
20/11/2013 - 09:40
Source: "Hear that? It’s the sound of all our smart devices, chattering away to each other just below the threshold of consciousness. As I walk between my desk and the snack machine (for the second time this morning), the Jawbone Up on my wrist is quietly counting my footsteps, the better to chide me later for not getting enough exercise. At home…
20/11/2013 - 09:35
Source: "Smart Systems and the Internet of Things is real and many, if not most, of its silicon, software, and network pieces are finally beginning to fall into place.  But creative business development among technology developers has not kept pace with their technology innovations. The tech tools may be 21st century, but the business thinking of…
19/11/2013 - 20:17
Source: "The "Internet of Things" refers to the concept that the Internet is no longer just a global network for people to communicate with one another using computers, but it is also a platform for devices to communicate electronically with the world around them. The result is a world that is alive with information as data flows from one device…
19/11/2013 - 10:39
Source: "Intel has created a new organization to accelerate and broaden its reach into market segments and applications commonly referred to as the Internet of Things (IoT). Called the IoT Solutions Group, this new organization will include the Intelligent Systems Group and Wind River organizations, bringing together the intelligent systems…
19/11/2013 - 09:39
Source: "Your smart devices are talking about you, and they have a lot to say. This time, opting out may not be an option. Ever get the feeling all those smart devices you own are talking about you behind your back? There was a time when you'd be considered paranoid if not wholly delusional. Now you're just part of the so-called Internet of things…
18/11/2013 - 19:31
Source: Australia is falling behind in the global technology stakes, with the inability of our political and business leaders to invest and collaborate costing us dearly in the connected global marketplace. While we flounder with our broadband options, the global market is getting more connected than ever before. The cloud computing, mobility and…
17/11/2013 - 09:35
Source: "In this part we take a deeper look into the much bigger story behind why Samsung is pushing Tizen, one that enters into the Internet of Things, considered by many to be the defining technology trend of the coming years. Samsung is the No 1 hardware manufacturer in the Android ecosystem. But sometimes, even leaders are slaves to others.…
16/11/2013 - 20:41
Source: "It’s a lot easier to start asking Siri for information instead of typing search terms into a box compared to thousands of enterprises ceasing to upgrade to the next version of Windows.  Google’s 76% market share.  Facebook’s 900 million monthly users.  They just aren’t as sticky as they seem. And does anyone think the pace of change is…
16/11/2013 - 20:28
Source: While shopping at the grocery store recently and wearing Google Glass, I got an incoming social media alert referring to a phrase used by the Pew Research Center: "ambient news."Wait, what the heck is ambient news? Pew uses that phrase to characterize the experience of getting news in social streams, especially on the social sites Reddit…
16/11/2013 - 10:31
Source: "The Internet of Things has been receiving quite a bit of attention. Definitions vary, but at its core the concept is a simple one: Extend computing and data-processing capability to the physical world around us. The earliest manifestations of this are starting to be seen already in the growth of smart devices: televisions, automobiles,…
16/11/2013 - 10:18
Source: "The Internet of Things is following in the footsteps of Moore's Law toward cheaper and more powerful computer chips. Economical machine sensors with enabled communication technology are approaching commodity price points where all things can have a connection. This feeds into predictions of over 30 billion connected devices worldwide by…
15/11/2013 - 22:12
Source: "We’ve all heard about the Internet of things. We know you can use Nest to control your thermostat from your iPhone, so if you forgot to turn the heat down when you left for work you can do it from the office. And then there’s Jawbone that monitors your movement — forget exercise, if you want to set it up to turn on your coffeemaker as…
15/11/2013 - 17:07
Source: "Gatesense is a pioneering platform that will collect data from vast variety of sources and use it as the basis for creating a sustainable economy. Join the Gatesense Hackathon @CBS: help us co-create a platform and empower people to boldly experiment and accomplish things that would otherwise be impossible. We would also like you to help…