The internet of places

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Abstract

The Internet of Places is a specialization of the Internet of Things. Personal places (like home) and intimate public places (like neighborhood) are comprised of “things”. Such place-things can be instrumentally empowered through sensors, data sharing, and computation, thereby exemplifying and contributing to the Internet of Things. But places are distinctively significant to people in sheltering, in anchoring memories, in evoking meanings, and in providing settings for social interactions and human development. To that extent, the Internet of Places should be analyzed as a special case, and an especially social case of the Internet of Things.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInternet of Things
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Pages23-32
Number of pages10
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019

Publication series

NameInternet of Things
Volume0
ISSN (Print)2199-1073
ISSN (Electronic)2199-1081

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Signal Processing
  • Instrumentation
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Computational Theory and Mathematics
  • Artificial Intelligence

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    Carroll, J. M. (2019). The internet of places. In Internet of Things (pp. 23-32). (Internet of Things; Vol. 0). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-94659-7_2