Internet of Things News

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.

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8/05/2013 - 11:00
Mike Wheatley: The Internet needs a delete button: "The big problem with the internet today is that everyone leaves a digital footprint of some sort, and if we make mistakes in our youth its nigh on impossible to delete these from the web. “I propose that by the age of 18, you should, just as a policy, change your name. Then you can say “it wasn…
8/05/2013 - 10:55
Source: "Paul Jacobs, speaking at the Wired Business Conference in New York, said that nearly everything people interact with will be connected to the Internet in the future, but that also means companies have to figure out a way to make such technology less intrusive. For example, department stores or restaurants can detect when someone is…
8/05/2013 - 09:14
  The 2013 IEEE International Conference on Cyber, Physical  and Social Computing (CPSCom 2013) Beijing, China, August 20-23, 2013. As an emerging cross-disciplinary research area, the Cyber Physical System (CPS) is attracting attention worldwide. A Cyber-Physical Systems is a system featuring a combination of computational and physical elements…
6/05/2013 - 15:46
  Source: "The American company Cisco has its own ideas about how the Internet of Things (IoT) will develop in the future – it foresees a slow but sure transformation from the Internet of Things to an Internet of Everything. According to Cisco, this Internet of Everything will come into existence once different networks (e.g. Internet, telecom)…
6/05/2013 - 15:20
Source: “(Apps) are the people end of the Internet of things,” said Stephen Prentice, vice president and fellow at research advisory firm Gartner. “On one hand you’ve got all these devices giving out information, and on the other you have people accessing them increasingly through their tablets or mobile phones.” Home control is a popular use of…
5/05/2013 - 20:47
Source: "Cities can never solve globally significant problems by themselves, much less pay for the costs.  But they are beginning to act like self-sponsored laboratories of invention. At the same time, they are establishing a new edge in best practice that can lead to more readily adoptable standards by nation states.  Perhaps more important,…
5/05/2013 - 20:42
Source: ""The Internet of Things" includes everything from smartphone apps that control your home's lights and temperature from afar to real-time analytics that help ease traffic congestion and city parking woes, according to SAP. In a survey provided by SAP, 85 percent of IT decision makers (ITDMs) think that M2M is a natural technological…
5/05/2013 - 11:15
Using physical computing (Raspberry Pi, Arduino etc) to teach computer science in schools. feynlabs is developing a set of unique techniques to accelerate the learning of programming, computer science and computational thinking among young people. We use physical computing – especially Raspberry Pi and Arduino.  Ajit welcomes comments at info at…
5/05/2013 - 11:01
Source: "One of the hottest areas of tech right now is the Internet of Things, wherein everyday objects communicate with each other. As doorknobs and clothing learn to communicate, we can only hope that they will protect their language better than the humans who have seen English reduced to abbreviated gibberish in the face of texting and Twitter…
4/05/2013 - 10:48
Source: "The “Internet of things” has already influenced technology companies like GE and IBM, who see the potential of networked components in industrial equipment (such as aircraft and power stations) to add cloud-computing functionality and data-driven intelligence to basic infrastructure. Webb, meanwhile, asserts that Berg Cloud and other…
3/05/2013 - 12:01
Source: "E-health systems have the objective to continuously monitor the state of patients in order to increase knowledge and understanding of their physical status. Being a system of systems, the Internet of Things (IoT) has to master the challenge of integrating heterogeneous systems across technology boundaries. Timely delivery of observation…
1/05/2013 - 11:26
Source: "New developments in computing, and the reconfiguration of industry towards renewable energies, smart grid technologies, and energy positive buildings are expected to play a key role in what has been termed the ‘Third Industrial Revolution’. We are still in the early stages of the IoT—essentially still just building the plumbing—and…
1/05/2013 - 11:04
Source: ""The web will grow at an even faster rate over the next decade than it did over the past decade," said Patrick Moorhead, an analyst with Moor Insights & Strategy. "This will be driven by the Internet of Things, where many objects are interconnected. Things like your door locks, lights, jewelry, home appliances and even clothing will…
30/04/2013 - 20:39
  Source: "The biggest promise for brands in this proliferation of sensors is the ability to build new and genuinely valuable services for customers. My guess is that the mobile phone (or whatever wearable device may supersede it) is going to be a critically important channel for relaying these alerts, conveniences and other value-adds that…
30/04/2013 - 13:41
Since its launch in 2011, the IoT Week has become the leading European meeting place for researchers and representatives from industry and politics active in the area of the Internet of Things. The past two editions attracted more than 400 participants from all over the world. REGISTER to the IoT week and benefit from the early bird rate until 30.…