Internet of Things News

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25/03/2013 - 20:24
The iHomeLab is the Swiss think tank and research laboratory for building intelligence. Energy efficiency, comfort and safety are the key aspects. Special attention is given to the issue of ambient assisted living. Our core competencies are applications of automation networks that are user friendly, appropriate for the masses and efficient in…
25/03/2013 - 17:37
Source: "The "Internet of Things" refers to a concept from Kevin Ashton that focuses on a future with everyday objects being connected to the Internet, so they can be tracked easier. This communication between objects and the Internet would eliminate the need for people to input data. Kevin Ashton explains, "If we had computers that knew…
25/03/2013 - 14:10
Source: "My belief is that the Internet of Things (IoT) will succeed or fail based on its capacity for creating its own economy. But counting devices and multiplying by people isn’t quite the right math to satisfy this equation. The real key to IoT success is how open – and more significantly, how accessible – the technology is to independent…
24/03/2013 - 03:42
  The following was contributed by Bite SF’s Stacey Ngo and Diane Zuniga: "At the end of every year the media highlights a list of overused tech buzzwords from the past 365 days. Last year, according to NPR, “big data” was 2012’s word of year, along with other terms such as “the cloud” or “social discovery.” In the past several months, another…
21/03/2013 - 02:23
Sally Applin and Michael Fischer: Thing Theory: Connecting Humans to Location-Aware Smart Environments: As architects, entrepreneurs, hoteliers, healthcare professionals and others embrace the Internet of Things (IoT) and the Smart Environment paradigms, developers will bear the brunt of constructing the IT relationships within these, making sense…
21/03/2013 - 02:16
How network technology is being “baked in” to the most unlikely new products—even things like wheelchairs Why this direction is an inevitable next step in our technology-focused culture How and why product developers will need to start incorporating social features into all their new designs and what that means. How the “Internet of…
20/03/2013 - 02:35
The IERC, the IoT European Research cluster is engaged for many years in international collaboration and liaisons have been established between many European and foreign universities in research activities. Within IERC activities thanks to its portfolio of FP7 projects, regular conferences, workshops and face2face meetings are organised with…
18/03/2013 - 03:47
Internet of Things is moving fast and getting real. Who would have believed in 1974 that barcodes would be on basically every item? How unbelievable, at the end of the nineties wth expensive database storage, ideas about unique identifiers and full traceability? Every thing to be connected to every thing, surely science fiction, or some strange…
15/03/2013 - 17:29
  Source: "How will we use the Internet of Everything? Popularization of the IoE must begin with a really good consumerized presentation layer but the complexity problems are daunting. Everything includes lots of different kinds of things, these are both mundane things such as refrigerators and managerial things such as bank accounts. That’s why…
15/03/2013 - 15:41
  Source: "Imagine a situation where you are driving down the highway at night and your car hits a divider. It's not a major accident but you need help and there is virtually no network on your mobile phone. Wouldn't it be perfect if your car could send out a distress signal and your GPS co-ordinates as soon as it hit that divider so that help…
15/03/2013 - 15:19
  Newly elected Chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Edith Ramirez, stated on 8 March 2013, that she intends to tackle the 'Internet of Things' in the coming months, as part of her privacy and data protection agenda for 2013/2014.  "I am conscious that this area needs further study", said Ramirez, speaking at a conference in…
14/03/2013 - 21:34
Source: "For the Internet of Things to become a reality, networks need to get a whole lot smarter and more flexible, according to Cisco. The company aims to build an "Internet of Everything" that will link sensors, mobile devices and network infrastructure, Chief Strategy and Technology Officer Padmasree Warrior said Wednesday. Cisco estimates…
14/03/2013 - 17:05
  This competition is a unique opportunity to show off your ideas and skills and to show the world what can be built using theInternet Protocol to enable sensor/control and M2M applications and win up to $10K! It’s open to all – not just IPSO Alliance members. All of the semi-finalists will be advertised and promoted through the IPSO Alliance…
13/03/2013 - 19:43
A transformation is taking place in how our cities work. Cites are being laced with sensors and mobile technologies that are generating a myriad of urban informatics experiences. A digital landscape overlays our physical world and is expanding to offer ever-richer experiences. In the cities of the future, computing isn’t just with us; it surrounds…
12/03/2013 - 15:45
Internet Of Things Track: "This track aims at gathering researchers and developers from the fields of the Internet of Things (IoT) and Machine-to-machine (M2M) communications to discuss the future technologies and research challenges associated to new applications and services bridging the physical and virtual worlds, with End to End / M2M…