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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.

10/03/2011 - 22:33
Ed Borden: ..." The challenge the big carriers have right now is that their businesses are built around connecting smartphones, not "things." For the carriers to profitably service the Internet of Things, they have to convince device manufacturers that 3G/4G adoption is the best thing for them... Even though they may only want to send a few kb of...
10/03/2011 - 20:48
In the SMART2020 webinar, guest speaker Simon Giles, partner at Accenture and global lead for Smart Technology Strategy, "argued that the ICT sector has not lived up to the expectations of the media, city governments and other organisations with respect to its role in intelligent urbanisation. Specifically, there has been a failure in the industry...
09/03/2011 - 20:36
"Sensor networks, cyber-physical systems, and cooperating objects are becoming an important part of our daily life. Humans build, deploy, use, and maintain these systems that can sense our activities and influence our behavior. We will increasingly rely on these networked embedded systems, therefore also requiring a secure and privacy-...
06/03/2011 - 09:36
From China Realtime Report by Bob Davis: "For a longtime Washington reporter new to Beijing, like myself, there was plenty that seemed familiar at the opening session of the National People’s Congress – the heavy security, the military band playing the national anthem, the obsequious political aides....Premier Wen Jiabao read a 15,000-word booklet...
05/03/2011 - 15:15
In this workshop we invite researchers and practitioners involved in the design and evaluation of technology-supported games to discuss their experience in relation to means for involving end users as well as experts in the process, before, during and after the product has been completed. Issues such as how the technology affects the process, in...
03/03/2011 - 21:15
The First Pachube International Internet of Things Hackathon is a global 24-hour event that starts on April 8, 2011 at 2pm (UK time) and ends on April 9, 2011 at 2pm (UK time).Calling all developers, designers, makers, mixers, mashers, tinkerers, philosopher-mechanics and sales engineers! Join us in helping to define and build the Internet of...
25/02/2011 - 22:50
 The Taipei Computer Association has formed the Taiwan Internet of Things (IOT) Alliance to promote application of IOT technologies, according to the association. The alliance will boost IOT-based smart applications for daily life, such as medical care, security monitoring, power supply and transportation, in Taiwan and then help Taiwan-based...
21/02/2011 - 21:59
"This opinion is a follow-up to opinion1 5/2010 (WP 175) on the Industry Proposal for a Privacy and Data Protection Impact Assessment Framework for RFID Applications. While this introduction will repeat some elements of context necessary to understand the purpose and the scope of this new opinion, the reader is invited to consult opinion 5/2010...
20/02/2011 - 14:20
 Council proposes to hold very small Council meetings anywhere in the world on April 9. These can vary to having a cup of coffee with someone and talk about the Internet of Things or hosting a dinner at your place, going for a walk on the beach, hack a coffeemachine, dream about birds flying free in networked cities and shiny happle...
20/02/2011 - 10:56
Adam Greenfield: "...If there’s a way to characterize the current relationship between networked informatics and metropolitan experience, it’s that the former tend to cut against the ways we have historically understood city life and the things we have relied on cities to do for us. As we shall argue, the ability to trivially search the space of a...
19/02/2011 - 10:26
  Alessandro Bassi: "The quest for the perfect city to live in is probably as old as human civilisaton: from Plato in his Republica to Nero and his famous restructuring of the ancient Rome, from the medieval works describing Utopic and Sunny cities (any reference to Thomas Moore and Tommaso Campanella is purely accidental), to the...
15/02/2011 - 15:02
 "For the eight time, Prix Ars Electronica, the foremost international prize for computer-based art, is starting its call for entries for "Digital Communities" projects. The category "Digital Communities" has been a great success in its last editions and is singling out for recognition projects of great sociopolitical relevance and community...
14/02/2011 - 21:09
The Evolution of Internet of Things February 2011 | Casaleggio Associati 74Proprietà intellettuale: C A S A L E G G I O A S S O C I A T I - è vietata lariproduzione: "The world is the index that we will use to classify and identify...
14/02/2011 - 15:30
The Programme Committee of the fet11 Conference would like to inform you that the deadline for submitting a poster has been extended until 22th February 2011. Posters are a great opportunity for presenting late-breaking results, ongoing research, and speculative or embryonic work in progress.This is a unique occasion to present and discuss your...
12/02/2011 - 10:55
We are all (more or less) intelligent objects. No, you’re not dreaming – we are already immersed in the Internet of Things without even knowing it. Microchipped pets, trackable consumer products, biometric passports and geolocation tools all point to a world where real and virtual are already intricately intertwined. Some 35 billion intelligent...