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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.

29/07/2011 - 20:23
Council hosts a City, Design & Play Lab:  City furniture and infrastructure: How connected can we make the lampposts, traffic lights, traffic signs, waste bins, roads, sewage systems and what kind of services can we build on top of this? How inclusive can these be? Can plants, animals and resources be seen as equals?Infrastructure of...
29/07/2011 - 19:48
(MARKETWIRE via COMTEX): "NXP Semiconductors today announced that it has extended its lead in the global Identification market, after eight quarters of consecutive growth in total sales across all market segments using Identification technologies. With its focus on developing end-to-end solutions for security, convenience and connectivity, as well...
29/07/2011 - 10:40
Archis/Volume and VURB present the Internet of Things Workshop II: Builders at Play, September 2-4, Waag Society, Amsterdam. Calling on architects, coders, urban geographers, sociologists, and urban explorers interested in bettering the city through digital means. Following the May 7th Internet of Things Workshop at the Staalvilla...
28/07/2011 - 08:34
ThingM July Newsletter: "UX Week is the premier user experience design conference. Design professionals from all over the world gather for four days of community, inspiration and skills building. Now in its ninth year, UX Week delivers new tools you can put to use immediately, not to mention a bunch of new friends and colleagues. This August Mike...
26/07/2011 - 21:30
 An extensive and forward thinking report by national innovation agency, the Technology Strategy Board (TSB), has put forward a persuasive argument for the development of a “future internet” which has the potential to transform the fabric of the UK’s business and society. The Future Internet Report identifies between £50 billion and £100...
24/07/2011 - 12:13
Ben van Lier: "The new, reciprocal relations that arise between subjects and objects, and between the physical and digital world, demand new and different approaches to the connections between the different phenomena. Postphenomenology offers an ontological basis for further research into and the development of these new connections between man,...
21/07/2011 - 14:43
LogMeIn, "which lets you remotely control computers and mobiles, has acquired Pachube, a UK startup which is building software for sensor-enabled devices or the legendary “Internet of Things”. The $15 million purchase is all cash. We understand the team is staying on.Pachube networks appliances, environmental sensors, cars and personal health...
20/07/2011 - 05:34
School of Constructed Environments and Council are pre announcing an Internet of Things Symposium in New York in the Spring of 2012. A number of recent publications in the US seem to point to the broader acceptance of the term Internet of Things in the US, seeing Cloud computing more as an enabler for IoT. Curating the Symposium are  William...
15/07/2011 - 16:20
The Internet of Things" continues to expand its reach with many platforms becoming more mature and products and services making it into the wild.  Postcapes has compiled a list of 100 people influencing the topic on a daily basis whether through their evangelizing, standardizing or through their own companies.'  Council is listed number...
14/07/2011 - 22:31
Curt Woodward: "With big bets by the titans of technology and consumer finance, 2011 is becoming the year that American business got serious about jumpstarting the “Internet of things“—a broad web of digitally enhanced locations that consumers can navigate the same way they now use smartcards to pay their bus fare or open security doors at work....
14/07/2011 - 22:21
The 3 rd Annual Internet of Things Europe 2011 Conference was held on 28 th and 29 th June in the Management Centre Europe in Brussels, Belgium. Organised by Forum Europe “ the leading EU dedicated conference and event provider ” with Analysis Mason and Council as knowledge partners, and sponsored by Digitaleurope , the event “ joined together...
10/07/2011 - 18:44
David McLoughlin: From M2M to The Internet of Things: Viewpoints From Europe:... "We’re beginning to see embedded information technology on real products, and consumers are quickly learning how to access them mainly through most widely understood open-source QR and NFC technologies, accessible through the download of an app. The Internet of Things...
06/07/2011 - 09:34
This workshop will explore the emerging paradigm of end-user empowerment across a variety of application areas, in order to extend current HCI and Interaction Design research towards a better understanding of the implications of the notion of empowerment for user-centered design in different domains. A Workshop at CHITALY Date: 13 September...
06/07/2011 - 09:27
A Workshop at CHITALY Date: 13 September 2011 - Alghero Organisers: Cristiano Storni, Liam Bannon, Luigina Ciolfi (University of Limerick, Ireland), Francesca Bria (Imperial College London, UK) For more information please visit: http://chitaly-empowerment-workshop.blogspot.com/ Background This workshop will explore the emerging paradigm...
01/07/2011 - 18:07
Chris Barylick writes: "According to AppleInsider, Apple has shown interest in improving device discoverability and local networking using existing technology like RFID, Wi-Fi or Bluetooth, or even a new proprietary wireless method. The details come from Apple’s latest patent application, entitled “Local Device Awareness,” which describe a...