Tag Archives: RFID

Oxfam Curiosity Shop

We are very pleased to announce our latest partnership with Oxfam for their Curiosity Shop in Selfridges, London. The Curiosity Shop opens tomorrow (1st April to the 10th of April) and here you will find a host of fantastic fashion … Continue reading

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Be2Awards 2011

We have been lucky enough to have been nominated for the best Internet of Things application on the Be2Awards alongside Pachube, Bubblino and Sen.se. All great projects, though of course we hope you will vote for us! The winner will … Continue reading

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Tagging Technologies Book!

Way back in May 2010, we ran a workshop to explore the publics apprehension for tagging technologies. It was very successful and provided insights in to the fears and concerns around RFID and the tagging of objects and people. The day … Continue reading

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RememberMe press

Our project in the Oxfam shop has found its way into a great article on Wired and also in BBC Manchester. Listen out for a feature on Radio 5 Live tomorrow with the Gaby Logan show 12-2pm.

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TOTeM Showcases iPhone RFID and Bluetooth AudioBoos at Future Everything

At the Oxford Road branch of Oxfam in Manchester, TOTeM (Tales of Things and Electronic Memory) Art Project: RememberMe, are attaching stories to the things that people leave behind, and allow new owners to access them. Using scanners, delegates of … Continue reading

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Tagging Technologies Event

  It has been a busy week here at TOTeM starting with our Tagging Technologies workshop held at ECA on Monday. This started lots of discussions on the future of the technology and as well as highlighting interesting ideas for … Continue reading

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Tagging Workshop

Edinburgh College of Art will be hosting a public workshop “Tagging technology- is the future bright” looking at the implications and future of tagging technology on the 10th May 1-5pm at Inspace (Edinburgh Univeristy, Informatics). For more information go to our … Continue reading

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tales of things now live!

You can now visit our website and tag your memorable object. The site allows you to print your own QR codes, tag an object and connect a media file such as YouTube or Flickr so that your memories will go … Continue reading

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Article in New Scientist

Read about Tales of Things in the New Scientist this week. Great to be public at last! You can follow us on Twitter to be kept up to date on when the website will launch (it will be soon..) Read Article Here

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Call for Papers, Future Internet

The Fututre Internet Journal is looking for papers for a special issue on The Internet of Things: “Spimes are manufactured objects whose informational support is so overwhelmingly extensive and rich that they are regarded as material instantiations of an immaterial … Continue reading

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