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Welcome to the 2011 Awards!
Join us in honoring the year's best projects, companies and ideas that are helping to create the Internet of Things.  


Please take a few moments to submit a nomination or vote for your favourites in each category.

Timeline:
Nominations and Voting: Nov 22-Dec 16th
Winners Announced: Dec 19th

CATEGORIES


vote1Each of the 9 categories will have a winner, runner-up and an Editors' Choice selection. 
2011 List of Categories:

-Consumer Product
-DIY Project
-Technical Development
-Networked Art
-Enterprise Implementation  -Self Tracking Product
-Environmental Implementation -Design Fiction

-Open Source Project

RULES


Voting and Nomination Guidelines:
- You are allowed to nominate yourself.
- Spamming is not allowed (Promoting is encouraged). Users are allowed 3 votes per category.
- Nominated websites and products must be publicly available.
There are no fees to nominate companies for consideration.
- Since this is the first annual IoT Awards, nominations can be given for work completed before the 2011 calendar year.

- Submissions for multiple categories are allowed.

Please send any additional questions or comments to hello@postscapes.com
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best-technical-development

Recognition for innovative technical contributions to the Internet of Things in 2011.

2011 Technical Development

Total Votes: 2337

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Paraimpu, a social tool for the Web of Things
http://paraimpu.crs4.it

Paraimpu is a social tool with the aim to allow people to connect, use, share and compose physical and virtual Things, services and devices to create personalized applications in the field of the Web of Things.
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962

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SenseTale
http://www.sensetale.com/

SenseTale is an Internet of Things application platform for sensor rich connected objects that empowers end-users to create, use and share live data applications. The platform aggregates data from sensors embedded in physical objects (door, coffee mug, mirror, letterbox, etc.,), mobile devices (iPhone, Android), electronic appliances (Philips TV, etc.) and the environment (humidity [More...]sensor%2C+temperature+sensor%2C+radiation+sensor%2C+etc.%29.+SenseTale+lets+end-users+make+meaningful+stories+from+the+sensor+data+and+share+these+tales+with+their+friends.%3Cbr+%2F%3E%0D%0A%3Cbr+%2F%3E%0D%0AMore+about+SenseTale+%3A+%3Ca+href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Fyoutu.be%2F87eBhetX4PI%22+target%3D%22_blank%22%3Ehttp%3A%2F%2Fyoutu.be%2F87eBhetX4PI%3C%2Fa%3E+
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64

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Arduino 1.0 release & official Wi-Fi shield
http://arduino.cc/blog/2011/10/04/arduino-1-0/
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50

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IPv6 Rollout
http://www.worldipv6day.org/

Description: "On 8 June, 2011, top websites and Internet service providers around the world, including Google, Facebook, Yahoo!, Akamai and Limelight Networks joined together with more than 1000 other participating websites in World IPv6 Day for a successful global-scale trial of the new Internet Protocol, IPv6. By providing a coordinated [More...]24-hour+%E2%80%9Ctest+flight%E2%80%9D%2C+the+event+helped+demonstrate+that+major+websites+around+the+world+are+well-positioned+for+the+move+to+a+global+IPv6-enabled+Internet%2C+enabling+its+continued+exponential+growth.%22
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40

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CoAP (Constrained Application Protocol) Internet Draft
http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-core-coap-08

Description: CoAP is a RESTful protocol for use with constrained networks and nodes. CoAP easily translates to HTTP for integration with the web while meeting specialized requirements such as multicast support, very low overhead and simplicity for constrained environments and this draft moves it one step closer [More...]to+IETF+CoRE+standardization.
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24

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Paho project (Includes IBM's MQTT Protocol)
http://eclipse.org/proposals/technology.paho/

Description: "The scope of the Paho project is to provide open source implementations of open and standard messaging protocols that support current and emerging requirements of M2M integration with Web and Enterprise middleware and applications. " Includes: Java and C MQTT clients
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23

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Contiki OS 2.5 Release:
http://www.contiki-os.org/

Description: "New in Contiki 2.5 are ContikiRPL, the Contiki implementation of the new IETF RPL IPv6 routing protocol, ContikiMAC, a radio duty cycling mechanism that allows routing nodes to keep the radios off for more than 99% of the time, Contiki Collect, a complete rewrite of Contiki’s native data collection protocol, and an implementation of the IETF CoRE CoAP Protocol."
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23

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Smart Object Interoperability With IPv6
http://www.ipso-alliance.org/

Description: "At an IPSO Alliance event, IPSO members conducted a series of successful interoperability tests with several independent implementations of RPL and of 6LoWPAN-HC. The RPL tests demonstrated for the first time IPv6 routing in a smart-object network running on top of IEEE 802.15.4, Ethernet, and low-power Power Line Communication (PLC).
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22

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NXP open sources JenNet-IP
http://www.jennic.com/products/protocol_stacks/jennet-ip

Description: "Using an enhanced 6LoWPAN network layer as defined by the IETF, it targets ultra-low-power IEEE802.15.4-based wireless networking for residential and industrial applications."
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22

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Consortium for SEP 2 Interoperability for smart energy applications and devices
http://www.wi-fi.org/news_articles.php?f=media_news&news_id=1092

Description:"The HomePlug Alliance, Wi-Fi Alliance, HomeGrid Forum and ZigBee Alliance have agreed to create a Consortium for SEP 2 (Smart Energy Profile 2) Interoperability. The new consortium will enable organizations whose technologies [More...]support+communications+over+Internet+Protocol+%28IP%29+to+certify+SEP+2+according+to+a+consistent+test+plan.%22
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20

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Version 2.0: ThingWorx Connected Application Platform
http://www.thingworx.com/

Description: The version 2.0 of the platform introduces a new Mashup Builder that allows user interfaces for web browsers and mobile devices to be built in a drag-and-drop environment. An Extensibility Toolkit in conjunction with Version 2.0 is also released enabling partners, customers and OEMs to extend capabilities of ThingWorx with their unique intellectual [More...]property.+Finally+2.0+provides+increased+interoperability+with+other+applications%3B+enterprise+systems%3B+web%2Fsocial+applications%3B+and+external+feeds%2C+services+and+content+via+RSS%2FAtom%2C+REST%2C+and+web+services+integration.
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Thanks to everyone who participated in this year's awards - Over 100 projects and 16,000 votes were submitted.