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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.

31/05/2011 - 11:18
Sapient. Michael Friedewald: "Smart surveillance technologies have been promoted as an important technological means to address security issues, but they also harbour significant risks to our privacy and other fundamental rights. How to deal with these risks is the subject of a new three-year project funded by the European Commission, called...
26/05/2011 - 16:12
Alessandro Bassi, IOT-A Project: "While there’s no single definition of IoT, we can assume that every object that is identifiable, is able to sense the environment around it, and is able to modify the environment, belongs to the IoT. To this end, IoT comprises a digital overlay of information over a highly heterogeneous physical world of objects....
26/05/2011 - 10:40
From Subtle Technologies Festival: "Between 1899 and 1904 the german philosopher and biologist Ernst Haeckel published a book of lithographic and autotype prints entitled Kunstformen der Natur (Art Forms of Nature), one of his best known works and a symbol of his zoological research and philosophy, centered on the observation of marine micro-...
25/05/2011 - 14:50
Architecting the Internet of Things (Uckelmann, Dieter; Harrison, Mark; Michahelles, Florian (Eds.): "Many of the initial developments towards the Internet of Things have focused on the combination of Auto-ID and networked infrastructures in business-to-business logistics and product lifecycle applications. However, the Internet of Things is more...
24/05/2011 - 18:03
Rob van Kranenburg (chapter 5 in the Clusterbook 2012):  In the Council vision of a successful development of IoT there are regional “islands” connected through generic layers on mission critical services that directly address Climate Change, Peak oil and the deep social changes we are witnessing from individuals being able to organise...
24/05/2011 - 17:54
The book aim is to define the Internet of Things (IoT) in a global view, present the research agenda for Internet of Things technologies by addressing the new technological developments and providing a global balanced coverage of the challenges and the technical and industrial trends. Energy consumption by the data, communication and networking...
23/05/2011 - 12:57
Beacons for Innovation: "The Technology Strategy Board has announced a £5m initiative aimed at accelerating the development of the ’Internet of Things’ ecosystem of applications and services and is inviting British businesses and other stakeholders to help shape the programme. Beginning with a series of workshops and the launch of a 'Special...
21/05/2011 - 10:23
The Evolution of NFC: "As many of you know by now, we at Rhomobile are very excited about Near Field Communications. We see NFC as the single most important innovation in mobility since the creation of the modern smartphone as exemplified by the first iPhone. NFC on modern smartphones will finally usher in the age of the “Internet of...
20/05/2011 - 23:55
from Eureka: "The much anticipated Hargreaves Review, instigated by Prime Minister David Cameron last November, has urged the government to overhaul the current IP system in the UK to ensure that new forms of digital business can thrive without falling foul of copyright law. Author of the report Professor Ian Hargreaves announced that the current...
19/05/2011 - 10:21
Mike Hanlon: Dutch-based NXP Semiconductors "announced announced it is to make its JenNet-IP, ultra-low-power, IEEE 802.15.4-based, wireless network layer software available under an Open Source license in Q4, 2011. This development is very significant as it reduces the cost and greatly simplifies adding "smart" connectivity and two-way...
13/05/2011 - 15:38
As technology continues to rapidly advance, the management of systems becomes increasingly more difficult: systems are likely to be composed of heterogeneous devices, the topology of the system can dynamically change to device mobility; components of the system are probably programmed with different models, and emergent behaviours can occur, not...
12/05/2011 - 22:51
The Technology Strategy Board "is to launch a £5m initiative aimed at accelerating the formation of the ’Internet of Things’ ecosystem of applications and services and is inviting British businesses and other stakeholders to help shape the programme.....Explaining why the Internet of Things will be of such importance, Nick Appleyard, Head of...
12/05/2011 - 21:33
The Eighth Annual International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (MobiQuitous 2011) will provide a forum for practitioners and researchers from diverse backgrounds to interact and exchange experiences about the design and implementation of mobile and ubiquitous systems. Areas addressed by the...
11/05/2011 - 08:47
Now in its third year, the Internet of Things Europe Conference, run with the support of the European Commission, will bring together top level speakers from industry, EU institutions, governments and academia to engage in an interactive debate on the current and future trends relating to the IoT. This event will provide an excellent opportunity...
08/05/2011 - 11:43
See also a report in Russian from Alexander Leenetsky.In The Midwich Cuckoos (1957) by the author John Wyndham aliens visit a small village after which all the women get pregnant. Their children are bright, 'perfect' and telepathic. If one girl learns how to open a bottle, all the girls know how to do this too. This Sheldrake like 'morphogenetic...