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Connected: to everyone and everything [guest editorial: special section on sensors]

Journal Article


Abstract


  • The activist group Consumers Against Supermarket Privacy Invasion and Numbering (CASPIAN) was founded in 1999 by

    Katherine Albrecht. The very same year Kevin Ashton, co-founder and executive director of the then Auto-ID Center at M.I.T., made a presentation to Proctor & Gamble with a title that included the phrase “Internet of Things.” According to Ashton, “the most numerous and important routers of all” are people [1], but people have limitations and are not very good at capturing data about objects in the physical world.

Publication Date


  • 2013

Citation


  • Albrecht, K. & Michael, K. (2013). Connected: to everyone and everything [guest editorial: special section on sensors]. IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 32 (4), 31-34.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84890460056

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/eispapers/1840

Has Global Citation Frequency


Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 31

End Page


  • 34

Volume


  • 32

Issue


  • 4

Place Of Publication


  • United States

Abstract


  • The activist group Consumers Against Supermarket Privacy Invasion and Numbering (CASPIAN) was founded in 1999 by

    Katherine Albrecht. The very same year Kevin Ashton, co-founder and executive director of the then Auto-ID Center at M.I.T., made a presentation to Proctor & Gamble with a title that included the phrase “Internet of Things.” According to Ashton, “the most numerous and important routers of all” are people [1], but people have limitations and are not very good at capturing data about objects in the physical world.

Publication Date


  • 2013

Citation


  • Albrecht, K. & Michael, K. (2013). Connected: to everyone and everything [guest editorial: special section on sensors]. IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 32 (4), 31-34.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84890460056

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/eispapers/1840

Has Global Citation Frequency


Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 31

End Page


  • 34

Volume


  • 32

Issue


  • 4

Place Of Publication


  • United States