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20/10/2012 - 22:08
  Source: "NXP, which is one of the main chip vendors behind the near field communications (NFC) standards, has been talking up the internet of things, a buzzphrase that has been doing the rounds for a couple of years. However, while NXP waxed lyrical about the internet of things it claimed that the concept will only really take off...
20/10/2012 - 22:04
  The Next Wave in Lighting and the Internet of Things: "Screw in a light bulb today, and all you can hope for is illumination. But GreenWave Reality claims its new light bulbs will also offer control. Without any additional wiring in the home, the energy-efficient compact fluorescent and LED bulbs can switch on and off at specified...
19/10/2012 - 20:16
  For its 7th edition, Mal au Pixel festival, devoted to open source cultures, will set up an exhibition, a series of workshops and several public meetings at la Gaîté Lyrique, in Paris. Artists, hackers, researchers and activists are invited to present their works and prototypes, aiming at subverting surveillance...
19/10/2012 - 18:00
Source: Dries De Roeck, Karin Slegers, Johan Criel, Marc Godon, Laurence Claeys, Katriina Kilpi, An Jacobs: "Currently, the notion of internet-of-things runs the risk of developing into a world where people are not in control. To afeguard this, we envision a system enabling every user to create their own meaningful experiences by connecting...
19/10/2012 - 11:31
The International Conference on Pattern Recognition Applications and Methods (ICPRAM 2013), to be held in Barcelona, Spain (February 15 - 18, 2013) is now welcoming the submission of position papers whose deadline is scheduled for next October 30. The conference will be sponsored by the Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information,...
19/10/2012 - 10:50
...Lastly, a city is not smart when it does not include all its stakeholders in the decision and planning process leading to new development. Public authorities, private companies, knowledge institutions and the city’s inhabitants all possess valuable knowledge and information about the city. A city which does not make use of the vast amount...
19/10/2012 - 08:46
  The Internet of Things will "transform our everyday October 17, 2012 Information technology and electronics are becoming entwined with our everyday lives in industry, the service sector, transport, logistics, health care, housing, education, and our leisure time, almost without our noticing it. VTT has been developing...
18/10/2012 - 23:58
Sandy Klausner: "There is a general belief that the Internet of Things (IoT) will shape a newer "information society" and "knowledge economy." However, there are fundamental technological barriers that are attenuating the transition from the present "Internet of PCs" towards an "Internet of Things" (IoT...
18/10/2012 - 20:23
Robert Buderi: Angel John Landry on Non-Tech and the Internet of Things (IOT): "Lately, Landry says he has gotten away from pure software investments and is eyeing more in IOT-type companies that blend software and the Web with the physical world, preferably with unique business models. An example he is considering investing in is...
18/10/2012 - 10:51
  The Internet of Things: "As I've written before, Oracle's Exa-hardware line will make significant contributions to reduced energy consumption as more companies begin to consolidate their operations onto this gear. The cooling requirements for data centers alone are amazing and every watt not used in computing is also a watt...
17/10/2012 - 21:15
  Justin McKeown: On Human Beings and Being Human:  Ethics and The Internet of things: "The drive towards the Internet of Things and the recent UK government attempt to launch the concept to industry and academia heralds a time where not only the means by which we relate may change drastically but also the very definition of...
17/10/2012 - 20:34
Sandy Klausner: "After reading the summary on RoboEarth in the IoT-A's Community Newsletter #1 ( see),  I wanted to address the following questions: "What databases in the IoT community could be useful for robots? In particular, are there databases for objects and their properties and functionalities?"   1...
16/10/2012 - 20:08
  The IoT International Forum will meet for the third time on 28 - 30 November 2012 in Bled, Slovenia, a strategic spot between Central and South East Europe. This 3rd event will feature 2,5 days of presentations and discussions around technological, scientific, social, business and legal aspects of the Internet of Things.  ...
16/10/2012 - 12:21
  A Forrester Consulting Thought Leadership Paper Commissioned By Zebra Technologies: "During the first half of 2012, Forrester Consulting conducted primary research through online surveys of IT executives who worked at 646 global enterprises in specific industries including: manufacturing, healthcare, oil/gas/petroleum,  retail...
16/10/2012 - 11:37
  Mirko Presser: "Launching the Internet of Things Comic Book in autumn 2011 was a bit hectic. And, we have not learnt our lesson. This second version, the special edition of the comic book was pretty much thought up two weeks after the launch of the comic book. It had such a fantastic reception from all sorts of directions that we...