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Distributed citizen sensing
Distributed citizen sensing

**Distributed Citizen Sensing Diagram – Imagine distributed air quality sensors throughout NYC. RECAP: On December 2nd, 2011, I attended the NYC Open Sensor Network Workshop at Eyebeam. We focused on distributed citizen sensing of air quality. What are the┬áchallenges, limitations and possibilities of a distributed sensor network? The workshop began with an introduction to relevant [...]

NYC Open Sensor Network Workshop
NYC Open Sensor Network Workshop

Where’s the data? Technology has progressed to the point that we as citizens with concerns or interests can leverage open source hardware and software together with cloud platforms like Pachube to quickly and cheaply build the systems we need to get the data we want. It’s time we put theory into practice and come together [...]