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Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things
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Soft Interfaces: wishful thinking for the internet of things

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Talk given at NEXT13 in berlin on April 23rd 2013.

Talk given at NEXT13 in berlin on April 23rd 2013.

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  • 1. This is me throwing my toys out of the pram.
  • 2. Soft InterfacesWishful thinking for thenear future of thethe internet of things.@iotwatch
  • 3. what happens when we embedconnectivity in everyday objects.what happens when products aredesigned with an understanding of theaffordances of the web.wtf is iot?bored?  Type  +nurl.com/  and  wait  
  • 4. This is big business.BoschIBMCiscoGE
  • 5. …and a lot of startups.Good Night LampBergcloudMakieLabBleepBleepsMint Digital(go spend an hour on kickstarter now)
  • 6. Hardware(open/closed)Connectivity(wifi, zigbee/radio, GSM)Battery lifeStandardsPrivacySecurityWhat things?The conversation
  • 7. This isn’t it
  • 8. It’s probably not this.
  • 9. 2001slow technology: a design agenda for technologyaimed at reflection and moments of mental restrather than efficiency in performance.creating technology that surrounds us andtherefore is a part of our activities for longperiods of time(Hallnas /Redstrom)+nyurl.com/ckuatll  
  • 10. People check theirphones 34 times/day18 visits to FB.Habit formation &commerce are thesame.Bunch of hippies.
  • 11. slow technology: a design agenda for technologyaimed at reflection and moments of mental restrather than efficiency in performance.creating technology that surrounds us andtherefore is a part of our activities for longperiods of time(Hallnas /Redstrom)+nyurl.com/brl77zk  what I’ve kept
  • 12. Things that move
  • 13. Things that light up
  • 14. Things that help+nyurl.com/ckuatll  
  • 15. Things that give out gum.
  • 16. Things that print.
  • 17. Things that poke out.
  • 18. Augmenting the physical world
  • 19. So what’s the problem?
  • 20. Retail is fucked.
  • 21. John Lewis had acompetition forinnovative ideas.The winners includedshampoo, pillows andbaby strollers.Category issues.
  • 22. It’s not better online.+nyurl.com/brl77zk  
  • 23. Maybe this is?
  • 24. The last 5 slides.
  • 25. gadgetobjectiot
  • 26. Hysteresis is the dependence of a system notonly on its current environment but also on itspast environment.Industrial production was said to be dead, nowwe’re rebooting it, connected with a softwaremindset. Not easy.A state of hysteresis.+nyurl.com/chtjubp  
  • 27. The Unazukin generation.
  • 28. Fuzzy logicWorks / doesn’t work won’t apply.Kinetic interactionsMoving beyond ambient /ubiquitousNew, more accessible marketsProbably not for technologistssoft, not slow.
  • 29. The ability of a liquid to maintain contactwith a solid surface.Startups & industry are figuring out how towork together again through incubators.This isn’t enough. Capital is key.The wetting stage.+nyurl.com/c2rf8ah  
  • 30. Wish us luck. Danke.@iotwatchalex@goodnightlamp.com

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