the Internet of Things [green]

Student Project for INDS 3B09: Design Research, Insights & Innovation
For the Industrial Design Department of the Ontario College of Art & Design,
team mentor Matthew Jones, Research Associate, Beal Centre for Strategic Creativity

Friday, January 13, 2006

About RIFD and "Internet of THings"

Hey guys,
This website has pretty good information about RFID and general knowledge of what internet of things is... so check it out. The privacy issues are brought up which I think this is the most problematic concerns with RFID and internet of things. ... Very Interesting!!!



  • At 10:12 AM, January 13, 2006, Blogger MDJ said…

    Yes, the term RFID is nearly synonymous with the Privacy debate right now - so much so that the acronym is often replaced with less sinister sounding terms (Smart Tags for example).

    While it is important to be aware of these issues, it is also important to remember that once people become accustomed to a system, most are willing to exchange a degree of privacy for enough benefit (Air miles, Credit Cards...ever read the fine print?)

    So the challenge becomes one of determining how much benefit this new technology can provide.

  • At 2:32 PM, January 16, 2006, Blogger Jasmin Kwak said…

    thats true,,,!!!


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