Posts Tagged ‘IoT‘

We need collective solutions to over-connectivity

We live in exciting times. Times full of the promise of progress, where the exponential pace of technological development is both visible and beneficial to ever more of the world’s population. From e-medicine to digital education, next-generation transport systems to smart grid solutions, the near

In Boston, The Internet of Things Is Already in Front Of Your Face

If the vast network of sensors that experts say will be a trillion-dollar business sector can seem hard to imagine, consider Beantown. If you want to think about what the future of the Internet of Things (IoT) will look like, walk along Boston’s 400-year-old streets.

The Internet of Things in 2025

pewinternet: “Finally, the refrigerator will talk to my smartphone to tell it I need to order milk before I am out.” Many experts say the rise of embedded and wearable computing (the “Internet of Things”) will bring the next revolution in digital technology. The upsides:

Driving on a Glow-in-the-Dark Highway

smartercities: This Is What It’s Like to Drive on a Glow-in-the-Dark Highway | The Atlantic In the Dutch city of Oss, 60 miles southeast of Amsterdam, there’s a highway named N329. During the day, N329 is a stretch of road like so many others around

futurescope: smarterplanet: Garmin HUD projects directions onto your windshield | The Car Tech blog Smartphones have pretty much taken over as the default navigation tool for many drivers. However, some locales (including our home state of California) have outright banned smartphone use in the car:

smarterplanet: Tour the World’s Webcams With the Search Engine for the Internet of Things | Wired Enterprise When Dan Tentler wants to find something on the internet, he doesn’t use Google or Bing. Tentler, a freelance security consultant, is a road-less-traveled kind of guy. He

inspirezme: Memoto, known as the “life logging camera”, has gained publicity for taking self-documentation to the next level. There are many critiques of the system and the overall goal of documenting your whole life. However, I want to focus on the benefits when talking about