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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.

02/01/2011 - 11:11
Abstract: "With the rapid development and wide application of electronics, communication and embedded system technologies, the global agriculture is changing from traditional agriculture that is to improve the production relying on the increase of labor, agricultural inputs to the new stage of modern agriculture with low yields, high efficiency,...
29/12/2010 - 18:34
It was, I believe, the French psycho-analyst Jacques Lacan who stated that the reality in which man lives mainly consist of images, desires, etc. , not the average social daily life. Our build environment is only for a small – but important – part a precondition for this; where it concerns our experiences we have an increasing amount of...
28/12/2010 - 23:51
Web of Things researchers and community members, warm-up your keyboards, we are waiting for you submission to WoT 2011! After a successful WoT 2010 workshop, we are glad to announce WoT 2011, co-located with Pervasive 2011. Official Website: www.webofthings.com/wot/2011/ Paper submission deadline:  February 4, 2011 Notification of...
28/12/2010 - 18:55
It is a very difficult question, but what does art mean to you?: "Assuming we are first of all limiting here the word "art" to mean visual art, then I believe art is a visual language that penetrates beyond vision into the soul of humanity. Art follows a set of visual rules, part of the visual language, that makes it aesthetically pleasing,...
27/12/2010 - 11:19
AllPayNews: NXP  and Gemalto announced a global strategic licensing agreement for NXP’s MIFARE™ technology, enabling Gemalto to integrate MIFARE into its UICC cards. "This cooperation aims at spurring the usage of NFC mobile devices in the MIFARE infrastructure, therefore accelerating worldwide deployments of mobile contactless services." “...
26/12/2010 - 23:43
By Mary Catherine O'Connor in RFID Journal: "Thousands of attendees at the 10-day STRP Festival used passive tags to record their reactions to dozens of interactive art installations, as well as share them on Facebook and Twitter. The STRP Festival, a 10-day event filled with art, music and technology, takes place in the Netherlands'...
26/12/2010 - 23:14
It seems we are seeing the smart city teams lining up. For the USA IBM/Cisco, for Japan Toshiba, Itochu, Mitsubishi and Mitsu. We are wondering who will be on the field for Europe, Russia, China and Brasil. From the Hindu newspaper: "JAIPUR: The Rajasthan Government has decided to develop Bhiwadi-Neemrana town in Alwar district as a...
22/12/2010 - 09:47
The ESP, DC and DS Knowledge Transfer Networks, with support from the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills, RCUK’s Digital Economy programme, and the UK Future Internet Strategy Group, are organizing, on behalf of the Technology Strategy Board, a consultation workshop to explore the opportunities of, and barriers to, an Internet of...
19/12/2010 - 20:06
In the 21st century, identity is evolving into a changing constellation of relations between a person, his or her things and an ‘intelligent’ environment. All of today's computer paradigms focus on connectivity: the Internet of Things, Pervasive Computing, Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence are every one of them concepts denoting an...
17/12/2010 - 17:58
Central to the 21th century is the move from the Internet to the Internet of Things (networked objects). A new ontology is being created that goes – currently – undebated. Our Western philosophical tradition is based on the categories and affordances of a subject – object dichotomy. This underlies our notions of theory, our ideas on what data is,...
15/12/2010 - 14:49
These days many designers focus on triggering participation in public space. This requires social design skills, being an insight in how people interact with things, how and why people participate. In this research project a group of Social Spaces researchers and external experts propose the following situation to students: ‘Imagine all public...
15/12/2010 - 10:27
ETSI is pleased to invite you to an open workshop on "Standards: an architecture for the Smart Grid" taking place on 5-6 April 2011 in Agora Einstein, Sophia Antipolis (FR). The event is organized in partnership with CEN/CENELEC/ETSI Joint Working Group, NIST SGIP and T&D Europe.After an initial phase of gap analysis and the identification of...
12/12/2010 - 10:38
Rob van Kranenburg of Council recently moderated GIOTC Internet of Things Conference in Beijing together with Zhang Qi, Chairman of China Information Industry Trade Association, Chairman of RFID China Alliance. Dr. Wu Dongya, Associate director of the National Registration Center for OID spoke on OID techology and application in IOT. The coming...
11/12/2010 - 17:55
In his Introduction to European Forward Looking Activities in the Far Horizon workshop in Brussels, December 3, Domenico ROSSETTI - European Commission, Research Directorate-General - sees as a trend in The World in 2025:  China is now the 3rd economy in the worldIn 2025, 61% of the world population will live in Asia (6.5% in the EU)“...
11/12/2010 - 14:34
"Will the internet of everything reinforce China's top-down model or the West's more bottom-up approach? The betting would be on the latter. But the top-down approach may have surprising advantages: in the establishment of the necessary standards to ensure that things can talk to things; in the construction of smart public infrastructure;...