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Privacy & the Age of Sensors: Preliminary Thoughts About Internet of Things Policies & Practices

I keep making blog posts and podcasts about the emerging world of sensor data (the Internet of Things) and alluding to the need to figure out privacy policies and considerations. I will allude no more! It’s time to start thinking explicitly about this stuff and drawing out the boundaries of our collective conversation about it. [...]
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We will drown in sensors before we ever build a true internet of things

Technology : GigaOM (3 weeks ago)

As much as we like to think of the internet of things as something linked by standards, it will be a hodgepodge of trapped sensor data for quite some time. We will drown in sensors before we ever build a true internet of things orig... Read Post

Building the next generation of smart cities

Technology : GigaOM (12 hours ago)

Open data standards, low-cost sensors, and internet of things connectivity are helping cities create new technology platforms to manage social interactions, the environment, health, transportation, water management, and utilities. Read Post

LittleBits takes a page from Quirky to make an app store for the internet of things

Technology : GigaOM (yesterday)

Do you have an idea for a new sensor? Do you want to connect it to the internet easily and make a prototype? If so, littleBits has a project for you. Read Post

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