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11/11/2013 - 09:37
Source: "The problem, he says, is that cities are essentially "giant machines with too many moving parts, and any machine with moving parts is going to break down very fast." Maintaining our cities -- contemporary and futuristic -- requires constant maintenance. "We need a system that can maintain itself," he says. "When your car comes on and says…
11/11/2013 - 09:33
Source: "Intel is urging the technology industry to make the Internet of Things a reality with a manifesto that outlines nine areas that will help to ensure it happens. The Data Society Manifesto, released by Intel on Thursday, looks at the ways technology firms can assist in creating a fully connected world with Intel admitting that businesses…
9/11/2013 - 20:34
Source: "The Internet of Things promises to bring a new level of convenience to our lives. Could it bring trillions of dollars worth of convenience? Not likely, but that's not stopping a lot of prognosticators out there. The level of hype around the financial promise of the Internet of Things is truly gargantuan. A May 2013 report from the…
9/11/2013 - 11:49
Source: "One reason for the remarkable differences in data is the different definition of “connected things”. For example, in my statistic ONE online car is ONE connected thing. However, you can count 100 electronic control units in each car as connected devices. You could also assume that each control unit has a dozen sensors and actors which…
9/11/2013 - 10:35
Accelerating the Open Source IOT ecosystem  is a one day event held on Nov 22 at Campus London: The Open source IOT ecosystem is expanding.. but it is still nascent  -  with many challenges ahead.Organised jointly by webinos and the Internet of Things Council – the free event is designed to bring to practitioners of the Open Source IOT/M2M…
8/11/2013 - 23:21
Source: "Intel is consolidating previous IoT efforts into one standalone division, formalising its emphasis on the importance of this market. Intel announced Thursday that it will set up a standalone division to work on innovations for the Internet of Things. The chip giant joins a growing chorus of businesses looking to capitalise on a market…
7/11/2013 - 22:03
In their new book, Designing the Internet of Things, authors Adrian McEwen and Hakim Cassimally provide an overview of the steps required to take your idea for a connected device from concept through to production.  Adrian and Hakim are prominent in the Liverpool technology and startup scene, and are co-founders of the co-working and maker space…
7/11/2013 - 21:43
Source: " Almost all (99%) IT professionals worldwide believe the internet of things poses “some type of governance issue,” according to the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)’s 2013 IT risk/ reward barometer survey. The survey, taken by 2,013 ISACA members from 110 countries and over 4,000 consumers from UK, US, India and…
6/11/2013 - 13:29
The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming the way we work, live and play. In fact, IDC estimates that in 2020 there will be 26 times more connected things than people. And earlier this year, Wikibon forecasted that $154 billion will be spent on the “Industrial Internet” in 2020. Today IoT is affecting our day-to-day interaction with “things”…
5/11/2013 - 15:40
iCore (Abdur Rahim, project manager) in cooperation with Michael Koster (Open Source IoT, USA) and R. Venkatesha Prasad (Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands, iCore partner) is organising a half day tutorial on “Internet of Thing (IoT) Paradigm in Consumer Applications” at CCNC 2014 conference, 10-13 January, 2014 . The conference will…
5/11/2013 - 15:19
Source: "Is a "Botnet of Things" the inescapable corollary to the Internet of Things? Joe Stanganelli suspects it will be. Writing for Enterprise Networking Planet, Stanganelli points out the steady drip of hacks (real or theoretical) against a plethora of newly networked devices: baby monitors, cars and pacemakers. Stuxnet (belatedly) brought…
4/11/2013 - 20:16
Source: " The two-day Enterprise Machine to Machine (M2M) Hackfest will challenge developers, IT professionals and mobility experts to create innovative enterprise solutions using both hardware and software M2M technology (Internet of Things, Web of Things, Ubiquitous Computing, Ambient Intelligence, Haptic Technology, etc.) over a furious two-day…
4/11/2013 - 16:21
Agenda: "The number of devices connected to and by the Internet is quickly accelerating and is expected to reach 50 billion devices by 2020. Machine to machine communication technology is no longer a concept of the future; it is already a key focus across industry sectors. The UK must stay competitive in the global race for growth, innovation and…
3/11/2013 - 08:50
Source: "Among the latest wave of smart connected devices pushing the frontier of “The Internet of Things,” Cupflow is a unique user experience that facilitates social interactions between people and drink dispensing machines. With Cupflow’s pioneering smart interfacing technology, a customer can scan a 2D barcode on the machine with their…
2/11/2013 - 23:01
Source: "...White space spectrum comprises the unused airwaves between TV channels that could be used for wireless and even mobile broadband connections. That is incredibly valuable commodity — a game-changer, said Papas. “Unlicensed spectrum … has an incredibly disruptive potential. There are huge battles going on to determine the future of…