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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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…
2/11/2013 - 12:00
Source: "Fundamental to the Internet of Things is the idea that objects must be uniquely identifiable. RFID chips are perfect for assigning objects a digital fingerprint, at least so far as traditional manufacturing goes. But with the rise of 3D printing, incorporating an RFID chip into your object means interrupting the printing process. Now,…
2/11/2013 - 10:47
Source: "From the Internet of Things, to M2M to the Internet of People to the Internet of Everything, there are currently a number of narratives trying to describe how emerging connected technologies can and will transform our lives.  The prospects are not distant any more. Very soon, there will be more connected objects than mobile phones, for…
1/11/2013 - 21:41
Source: "The Internet of Things is basking in its nirvana stage. Industry pundits are predicting a multi-billion dollar industry fueled by billions of connected devices that will support better business and make life more efficient and pleasurable for individuals. Cisco this week unveiled a new division just to focus on the Internet of Things (…
1/11/2013 - 21:08
Source: "What is the Internet of Things, you ask? Well, in definition, it refers to uniquely identifiable objects and their virtual representations in an Internet-like structure. In layman terms, put sensors in physical objects, link them through wired or wireless networks, and voila! According to Gartner, much of the differentiation and value of…
1/11/2013 - 19:38
Source: "Broadway is proud to announce a new national scheme to support the artistic and professional development of UK-based practitioners across art, design, technology and education disciplines through a 15 month Fellowship with Near Now.

Near Now is Broadway's commissioning and artist development programme, working closely with artists and…
1/11/2013 - 15:59
Source: "Introduced amid an invite-only discussion on Monday morning, the processor maker has backed a new report that declares, quite simply, "The Internet of Things is an idea whose time has finally come." In fact, the topic appears to be more relevant than just debate fodder as researchers found that more than two-thirds of businesses are either…
1/11/2013 - 12:26
The Internet of Things is the highway that will bring in the next horizons of nano and bio technology not as new trends or thin strands alongside the developments, but it will ‘eat’ them so that the mobile health patches in your t-shirt become slightly more organic and any component in any RFID enabled application or sensor based architecture even…
1/11/2013 - 00:12
Source: “Wearable computing offers the potential for advancement in human-computer interaction compared to traditional personal computing. Referring to the use of personal computers, displays and sensors worn on one’s person, wearable computing facilitates constant access and interaction with a computer, and the Internet, while going about one’s…
31/10/2013 - 23:29
Source:  "The crowdmapping exercise to constitute a network of organisations and communities involved in supporting and delivering Digital Social Innovation across Europe,. is part of a Europe-wide research project in to Digital Social Innovation (DSI) funded by the European Commission, DG Connect and run by Nesta, in partnership with the Waag…
30/10/2013 - 22:10
As a part of our research on Internet of Things, the iHomeLab created a survey that explores the knowledge and the opinion of people about the "Internet of Things". Please, share five minutes of your time and let us know what you know and think about the "Internet of Things"! This link below will bring you directly to the survey, which is also…
30/10/2013 - 22:02
Source: "A third of businesses are already creating products associated with the internet of things but the evolution of connected networks will likely evolve faster in the corporate, rather than the consumer world. The hype over the internet of things has reached big data levels, as has the idealism. It’s not enough that major corporate…
30/10/2013 - 14:14
Source: "Rik Kretzinger grew up on a Christmas tree farm and spent his college years studying horticulture, but he found it too difficult to make a living as a small farmer so he spent most of his career working for others. A few years ago, he began to tinker with aquaponics (fishfarming + hydroponics), sensors and the open-source microcontroller…