We increasingly ownlots of personal devices Smart Notebook Phone Tablet Computer Car TV
We increasingly ownlots of personal devices Smart Notebook Phone Tablet Your Computer Personal Zone! Car TV
Your Personal Zone● Applications and services that work seamlessly across all of your devices ● Install apps/services to your zone rather than having to do so separately for each device ● Automatic synchronization of context across devices (personal preferences, credentials, bookmarks, calendar, contacts, ...)● Start a task on one device, then continue on another ● As you move from one location to the next● Applications involving multiple devices ● Using your tablet together with your TV for an enhanced social experience – you are no longer just a passive viewer!
Sharing with others Hey, we can beam it from your phone to my TV! WendyLets watch this Paulo new movie!
Personal Zone● Your zone has a permanent 24x7 presence on the Web ● Accessible from web browser or apps● Others can find your zone @ ● From your email address via Web Finger ● Touch phones to exchange details via NFC ● Scan your business cards QR code
Trust and Security● You control who can access your devices ● Paulo and Wendy are friends and Paulo allows Wendys zone to project a movie on his home TV● When installing applications on your zone, you get to determine what capabilities they can access ● Location, Contacts, Microphone, Network, …● Keeping it simple to understand ... ● Security/Privacy advisor that keeps a watchful eye – Blocking installation of known malware – Warning about apps that abuse your privacy
“webinos”● European funded project ● Duration: Sep 2010 to Aug 2013 ● Partners from across industry and academia● Extending the Web to support Personal Zones ● Feeding into new standards● Developing an open source platform for multiple devices