IoT Days at ThingsConn Amsterdam

Jaromil interviewed at ThingsCon Amsterdam. ThingsCon Amsterdam 2017 (November 30th & December 1st) was yet another successful edition of the conference. For extended reports and recordings of the conference sessions open this link. Dowse was present with a hands-on workshop and most of the crew hanging out there.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9p5LozWuENE...
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ISOC Prize 2016

 ISOC.nl Internet Innovation Award 2017, jury's special mention (2017) .PDF "The Dowse project received an honorable mention from the jury." Internet Society Award 2016   The presentation of the ISOC.nl Innovation Award took place on 12 January 2017, during the Internet New Year meeting, which celebrated more than thirty organizations from the Dutch and international internet world in Amsterdam.Professional jury for 2017 was composed by:  Alette Baartmans (organization and learning process hacker) Wienke Giezeman (The Things Network and winner of the Award in 2016) Mary-Jo de Leeuw (Associate Partner at Revnext and President Platform Internet of Toys) Kees Neggers (internet pioneer and emeritus director of SURFnet), Ine Poppe (journalist and artist) Astrid Oosenbrug (Lower House PvdA). The nominations were judged by the jury on the criteria of innovation, impact, potential, readiness and license. ...
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Events

  Dowse Workshop at Makerfaire Barcelona June 2017 Hands on Workshop in Makerfaire Barcelona!   Link to program  Dowse Dataprevention Event December 2016 Meeting within the Dyne.org lounge to talk about dataprevention and dowse design between our local community. Read More ThingsCon Amsterdam 2016 aftermovie from ThingsConAMS on Vimeo. Things Con Amsterdam 2016 December 2016 Dowse workshop in the very active IoT ethical scene here in Amsterdam... Dutch Design Week October 2016 Dowse was exhibited at "Why does my refrigerator know my birthday?" during the 2016 Dutch Design Week. This exhibition highlighted the possibilities and the challenges that are created when IoT starts to enter your house. It showed the principles of responsible IoT design with speculative products. Dutch design week website Mozilla Festival August 2016 One hour in which visitors of the Mozilla Festival learned what Dowse is and why we were building it, how they can get aboard with developing, marketing, and creating an IoT awareness around it. All in the context of creating Internet of Neighborhoods instead of ‘smart cities’. Mozilla Session Hackers and Designers Summer Academy July 2016 During...
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Some historically funny IoT hacks

Some historically funny IoT hacks

Links to funky hacks of IoT devices Every now and then a funny (or a scary) IoT hack comes available. I have been twitting them for a while with the #dowse hashtag. A small selection of links to stories is here below. Using a drone to pawn a zigbee network Using a Philips hue light to bridge air gapped networks via light… "the vibrator story"  Trump: “no privacy for non american” order (LOL) The IoT buttplug hacked some more fun when the stor hit 'moboard. the internet of dildos   ...
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