The internet of trains

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Inspired by the Internet of Things, a presentation for a major UK train operator, imagining the potential of an 'Internet of Trains'

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The internet of trains

  1. 1. The Internet ofTrainsSteve Winton / December 2011Page 1 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  2. 2. Hello! :)My name is Steve and the Internet is myfriend. Page 2 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  3. 3. I ride the train every day!A BPage 3 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  4. 4. NixonMcInnesApplied TechnologyIdentifying new opportunities in the social websince 2009(ish).We ! APIs, BIG DATA, real-time data, geo data, websockets,JavaScript, HTML, HTTP, mobile, ... Page 4 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  5. 5. Firstly:The Internet ofThingsPage 5 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  6. 6. The Internet of Things The Internet of What?! The Internet of Things! Everyday objects, talking to us and each other, via the Internet. In a way that makes our lives easier/ better/more FUN.Page 6 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  7. 7. The Internet of Things Any ‘thing’ that has a measurable physical property can be plugged into the Internet, to transmit data about its state, and accept instructions on how to change its state.Page 7 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  8. 8. For example...Page 8 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  9. 9. The Internet of ThingsPage 9 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  10. 10. The Internet of ThingsPage 10 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  11. 11. The Internet of ThingsPage 11 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  12. 12. This stuff is REALand ALREADYHAPPENING!Page 12 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  13. 13. Page 13 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  14. 14. http://j.mp/trashtrackPage 14 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  15. 15. WattsonPage 15 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  16. 16. TwinePage 16 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  17. 17. http://j.mp/homesense-bikemapPage 17 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  18. 18. Now:The Internet ofThings TrainsPage 18 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  19. 19. The Internet of Trains The Internet of What?! The Internet of Trains! Everyday trains, talking to us and each other, via the Internet. In a way that makes our lives easier/ better/more FUN.Page 19 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  20. 20. Warning... Some of the ideas in the next section may be half-bakedPage 20 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  21. 21. What if...Page 21 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  22. 22. What if... ...I could become friends with my regular train on Facebook?Page 22 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  23. 23. What if... ...the train could read my social graph, and tell me when my friends were also on board?Page 23 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  24. 24. What if... ...I could follow my train on Twitter?Page 24 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  25. 25. The if...What Internet of TrainsI could talk to the train?And the train could talk back? What would we talk about? Page 25 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  26. 26. What would we talk about?Page 26 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  27. 27. What would we talk about?Page 27 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  28. 28. What would we talk about?Page 28 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  29. 29. What would we talk about?Page 29 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  30. 30. What would we talk about?Page 30 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  31. 31. What if... ...I could subscribe to the train’s checkins on Foursquare, and see where it was / when it was leaving?Page 31 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  32. 32. What if... Like me, the train had a personality? What would its personality be?Page 32 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  33. 33. And how would a FCC train differfrom a TPE train?Page 33 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  34. 34. What if... The train, being plugged into the Internet, could communicate with other things that were also plugged into the Internet?Page 34 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  35. 35. For example...Page 35 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  36. 36. The Internet of TrainsEarly in the morning, before myjourney even starts...Page 36 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  37. 37. The Internet of TrainsDuring my journey...Page 37 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  38. 38. The Internet of TrainsAfter my journey ends...Page 38 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  39. 39. The best bit?No need to do all the heavy liftingyourselves Page 39 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  40. 40. There’s a community of able and willingdevelopers out there, passionate about railtravel Page 40 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  41. 41. Make the raw material available on the Internet, and let the people do the rest.Page 41 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  42. 42. Let’s put trains onthe Internet!Page 42 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011
  43. 43. Thank younixonmcinnes.co.ukPage 43 | The Internet of Trains | December 2011

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