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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.

10/07/2012 - 09:20
Call for Papers IIKI2012, (IoT2012) in Wuxi, China on October 24-26, 2012: "With the recent advances and falling cost of RFID, sensor networks, NFC, and other relevant technologies, the Internet of Things comes to our view, and will be applied in our daily life and business process management. The wonderful living of humans and high...
09/07/2012 - 16:28
Sam Hornsby:  "The Internet of Things takes various names (Ubiqutous Technology, Ambient Technology, Sensor Network…the list goes on) and can be a fuzzy and philosophical idea there’s no doubt (‘The Internet of Things’ as a moniker seems to stick since it references two ideas people know and can grasp – the...
07/07/2012 - 10:25
Saroj Kar : What Does the Internet of Things Mean for Today’s Culture?: "Today we are living the era of ‘permanent revolution’ thanks to the configuration of new media, entertainment and culture. Without a doubt, the technological developments that are setting up in record time are creating a new ecosystem, where leading...
07/07/2012 - 10:04
The Indian industry needs to evolve to become a contributor and not remain a mere consumer of technology, Director of Indian Institute of Technology – Hyderabad U. B. Desai said. "Stressing the need to develop manufacturing facilities, he said that it was unfortunate that we had to import simple components like sensors for fire...
07/07/2012 - 00:30
PICNIC has announced the initial line up of speakers and sessions for PICNIC Festival 2012. The Festival will take place on September 17 and 18 at Amsterdam’s EYE Film Institute. The Festival will focus on the theme “new ownership: the shift from top down to bottom up”. Connected technologies are empowering people all over the...
06/07/2012 - 13:35
SmartStuff, a new e-book, "introduces the public and executives to the “The Internet of Things,” (IoT) which promises to change every aspect of our lives in this decade, yet is unknown to most people. SmartStuff: an introduction to the Internet of Things, by data strategist and futurist W. David Stephenson, explains the second...
06/07/2012 - 13:30
This book "seeks meaning and reasons for the existence of the city. It demonstrates the urgent need to define the city not as a territory of exploitation and resource for global corporations but as a self-governed subject. Holes in The Whole seeks meaning and reasons for the existence of the city. It demonstrates the urgent need to expand the...
06/07/2012 - 12:03
ITU-T Study Group 13 – Future Networks including Cloud Computing and NGN – has approved new standards offering a definition of the Internet of Things (IoT), characterizing the emerging IoT environment, and outlining the functional requirements of machine-oriented communication applications in an NGN context: 
 
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03/07/2012 - 05:28
100% Open has recently been collaborating with Maurizio Pilu and the Technology Strategy Board "to design and facilitate a series of workshops for 10 pilot projects for the Internet of Things Convergence Programme. In the future many more devices will be talking to each other and the Internet of Things will connect everyday objects into the...
01/07/2012 - 12:04
Internet of People: A combination of societal and technical developments asks for new visions. The challenges that come with them will be more challenging than the ones we had to face before. The social and economic contracts between people, businesses and governments are undergoing a fundamental change and new rules of the game and governance...
28/06/2012 - 14:55
From Shanghai: Mr Wang Lie (CCPIT Shanghai) says ioT is a new era that will transform society and we need to embrace this new area. Mr Wang from Xi MITT relates that IoT is one of 7 emerging industries, and looks like a vibrant field. It needs strategic planning: standardization: standards  need to be set, then followers will have...
27/06/2012 - 16:34
Ed Silverstein: European Union Appears Committed to Advancing 'The Internet of Things: "Many industries are increasingly employing intelligent, network-connected applications. As technology and systems advance, a new level of technology will be reached -- in Scandinavia, Europe and elsewhere --which is being called the "Internet of...
25/06/2012 - 11:57
On December 9, 2009, the first Council-conference was held in Brussels. A wide variety of researchers, artists, IT-professionals, architects etc. gathered to discuss questions and answers concerning the Internet of Things. Part of this debate was focused on sub-themes, one of those was ‘Home-Sense’: what are the consequences,...
25/06/2012 - 11:41
TOKYO (Nikkei) "Business leaders in the global ICT industry said Monday that the future of society will be characterized by an "Internet of things" brought forth by 4G cell phone networks. Speaking at the Global ICT Summit, Verizon Wireless U.S.A. Executive Director Humphrey Chen said this would mean cars, stores and other products...
25/06/2012 - 11:38
Eric Points, Going Bananas…The Rise of the “Internet of Things: "The other day I was eating a banana and noticed that it had a QR code on it. It dawned on me that my banana was connected to the Internet! For those who aren’t familiar with a QR code (also referred to as a 2D bar code) you might have noticed it as a digital...