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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.

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;...
11/12/2010 - 13:38
Over the last years, the European Workshop on RFID Systems and Technologies has become a central platform in Europe for personal networking and information exchange in the field of RFID technologies and applications. While the networking of objects for the purpose of data collection and distributed control is no longer a recent phenomenon, the...
11/12/2010 - 13:35
"Technological innovations are developing rapidly. Today’s society depends on it. The ‘social sector’ too can fully benefit from technological progress. Think of the many disabled or elderly people. The latest technologies have allowed them to live independently. During their training, engineers spend a lot of time and energy in studying...
04/12/2010 - 14:50
Exactly (well, with a three days difference) one year after Council, a Thinktank for the Internet of Things, launched in Brussels, a one day event co hosted and organized by a large number of French organizations - Epita, Experentiae Electricae, FING, Digital Arti, Nod-A, MCD, GS1, Cap Digital, Ile de France, CEA list, dorkbot, Hackable Devices-...
25/11/2010 - 23:47
The Internet of Things can be understood as a layer of digital information that covers the physical world. Objects and places become part of the Internet of Things in two ways: First, data and information can be associated with a particular location, using geo-coordinates or a street address.Second with sensors and RFID tags or transmitters...
25/11/2010 - 09:12
A full report by Florian Michahelles is available here. The Conference showed some important markers of where Korea is heading, what kinds of policies China is pursuing, the coming severe discussions on naming and addressing schemes and the huge difference in the East and West in terms of enthusiasm into going into these new ontologies.The...
19/11/2010 - 22:48
AMBIENCEZ11 is an international conference, and exhibition, which welcomes researchers and artists/designers/architects to the University of Borås 28-30 November 2011. The Ambience conference focuses on the intersections and interfaces between technology, art and design. The first international conference in the Ambience series was held in...
18/11/2010 - 08:56
In a ubiquitous computing environment the new intelligence is extelligence: “knowledge and tools that are outside people’s heads”. When computational processes disappear, the environment becomes the interface. In such an environment - where the computer  has disappeared as visible technology - and human beings have become designable  and...
18/11/2010 - 08:50
The ultimate aim of all creativity is the building, said Walter Gropius in Manifesto of the Bahaus (April 1919):  “Let us together desire, conceive and create the new building of the  future, which will combine everything – architecture and sculpture   and painting – in  a single form….” Building will become once again the...
17/11/2010 - 20:46
The Internet of Things is a vision and an aim to become the most ‘smart’ environment on the planet. In order to achieve this objective citizens must be educated into this ‘total connectivity’. In our current situation we are faced with the Trust Paradox. A lot of media and policy channels tell us that the environment is...
17/11/2010 - 20:40
A thermistor is a type of resistor whose resistance varies significantly (more than in standard resistors) with temperature, therefore thermistors are used in applications that require temperature sensing. The Thermistor Widget is an alter-ego of a thermistor in the Internet of Things space, a cloud instrument for very precise and very wide range...
13/11/2010 - 09:49
The International Journal of Art, Culture and Design Technologies (IJACDT) which is devoted to links art, design, science, and culture with emerging technologies will be publishing a special issue on creative and innovative processes within technologies cultures. In this special issue, we will aim to explore and to uncover a variety of...
11/11/2010 - 15:54
"Überveillance is an emerging concept, and neither its application nor its power have yet fully arrived [38]. For some time, Roger Clarke’s [12, p. 498] 1988 dataveillance concept has been prevalent: the “systematic use of personal data systems in the investigation or monitoring of the actions of one or more persons.” Almost twenty years on,...