Welcome back & a happy new year to you! May 2018 be a better year, globally speaking, than the last. Also, may we be spared any large scale attacks that leverage connected consumer products, and big data breaches. But who are we kidding, it won’t happen by itself—so let’s get back to work! Also, we’re […]

ThingsCon is a complete community effort driven largely by volunteer work. And that’s a feature, not a bug! This community has a seat at the table because lots of us show up when important decisions are made, and when the future of this industry is discussed. The weight of a community in discussions with industry, […]

Shenzhen impressions

February 9, 2017

View Source: Things in Shenzhen (beta) from The Incredible Machine on Vimeo. Last November we were part of a small delegation of allied organizations and long-time collaborators—the Dutch Just Things Foundation & The Incredible Machine, as well as Mozilla’s Open IoT Studio—that visited Shenzhen, China, where most of the world’s electronics are made. Above, a […]

We have an exciting few weeks coming up for ThingsCon with four great events in (just about) as many weeks: London (29 Oct): At Mozfest, as part of a whole day of Good Home activities, Peter will be hosting a session titled “ThingsCon: Responsible IoT for Consumer Rights Orgs“. We want to support consumer rights organizations in […]