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08/01/2013 - 15:41
December Report of the RFID Security and Privacy Lounge. And a reminder that the deadline for the Second International Workshop on Lightweight Cryptography for Security & Privacy (LightSec 2013) - which welcomes submissions related to RFID -- is on January 25th, 2013. NEW REFERENCES ON THE LOUNGE IN DECEMBER:   [1]...
08/01/2013 - 10:01
Source: "Aron Kramer of The Guardian recently predicted long-term changes to the world that will occur in 2013. He writes, “A healthy dose of scepticism is in order whenever one attempts to foresee the future. Events usually make great sense in retrospect, but are difficult to predict at the time. The daily hum of headlines, breaking...
08/01/2013 - 09:13
Source: "In the never-ending quest to hook up the physical and digital worlds -- as we wait for the world of networked computing to spread beyond the boundaries of computers and smartphones to just about anything -- a new consortium will hold its first meeting this week at CES to compare notes. The so-called Internet of Things Consortium is a...
08/01/2013 - 09:03
Source: "This is a topic that is important to us at Cisco. We believe the number of internet connected devices reached 8.7 billion in 2012. There are a number of estimates out there by others, but they are generally in the eight to ten billion range. This number would include traditional computer devices, mobile devices, as well as the new...
05/01/2013 - 10:57
Source: "With the so-called “Internet of things” still early in its evolution, programmers are working on software to help businesses manage myriad devices to exchange information on a machine-to-machine basis. In time, they envision a middleware layer that will make such connections akin to adding a device to a home or corporate...
04/01/2013 - 23:45
Source: "The Internet of Things probably already influences your life. And if it doesn’t, it soon will, say computer scientists. Back in 1999, a technologist called Kevin Ashton pointed out that almost all the information available on the internet–a mere 50 petabytes at that time–had been captured or created by humans in the...
04/01/2013 - 23:42
Source: "The Internet of Things — you see the term daily and hear people debate about how its full inception will happen, even more so with Consumer Electronics Show right around the corner (January 8, 2013 in Las Vegas).  And, by now, you’ve seen the statistic that 50-100 billion devices will be connected to the Internet...
04/01/2013 - 10:53
With Great Intelligence Comes Great Responsibility:" Just think of this familiar scenario — a friend wants to drop something by your house while you’re at work, but she can’t because you’ve locked the door. It’s an everyday problem, and it inspired Sanjay Sarma, a professor of mechanical engineering at MIT, to...
03/01/2013 - 15:45
Lori Bitter: "Many of the presentations focus on technology that monitors consumers, and much is focused on health care, caregiving and health-related reporting. To truly capture the imagination and marketshare of the lucrative boomer consumer market, we need to pull back to the larger concept of the “the Internet of things.”...
03/01/2013 - 15:35
Paul Lindner: "A city’s skyline is a testament to the transformative power of technology—skyscrapers made possible only by the Bessemer steel manufacturing process introduced in the 19th century.  Now in the 21st century, the world is undergoing another major transformation, as new MEMS and 3D semiconductor manufacturing...
03/01/2013 - 15:32
Source: "The internet of things and connected devices are going to be a big topic at the Consumer Electronics Show next week in Las Vegas, as companies seek to wow the audience with connected fridges, iOS-based home automation products and dongles galore that will connect everything in your home to some wireless standard or another. But amid...
02/01/2013 - 14:41
Anindya Batabyal: "The Internet of Things is a vision. It’s being built today. It’s the idea that at some point billions of electronic devices and sensors will be connected to the Internet in parallel to the hundreds of millions of people who have access to the Net. The idea of the Internet of Things is on the verge of becoming a...
31/12/2012 - 11:47
Source: "People have been talking and writing about the “Internet of Things” for more than a decade. It’s the idea that at some point billions of electronic devices and sensors will be connected to the Internet in parallel to the hundreds of millions of people who have access to the Net. But, unlike so many of the whiz-bang...
28/12/2012 - 17:28
Source: "Springboard is a UK-based start-up incubator that combines investment capital with an intensive 13 week mentor-led accelerator program. The program ends with an investor day where the teams present their propositions to an audience of angel investors and venture capitalists. Springboard provides fantastic office spaces at the Google...
24/12/2012 - 23:01
  Source: "The ZigBee Alliance recently announcedZigBee PRO Green Power, a feature designed to enable the connection of energy harvestingdevices to a ZigBee network. Laurent Giai-Miniet, CEO of EnOcean, the inventor of the patented energy harvestingwireless technology, comments on this:   "The announcement of the...