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By Werner Weber, Jan Rabaey, Emile H.L. Aarts

Ambient intelligence is the imaginative and prescient of a know-how that may develop into invisibly embedded in our traditional atmosphere, current each time we'd like it, enabled by means of basic and easy interactions, attuned to all our senses, adaptive to clients and context-sensitive, and independent. high quality info entry and custom-made content material needs to be on hand to all people, wherever, and at any time. This booklet addresses ambient intelligence used to aid human contacts and accompany an individual's course in the course of the complex glossy global. From the technical viewpoint, disbursed digital intelligence is addressed as vanishing into the heritage. units used for ambient intelligence are small, low-power, low weight, and (very importantly) inexpensive; they collaborate or have interaction with one another; and they're redundant and error-tolerant. which means the failure of 1 equipment won't reason failure of the full procedure. given that stressed connections usually don't exist, radio tools will play a massive function for facts move. This e-book addresses numerous points of ambient intelligence, from functions that are imminent since they use primarily latest applied sciences, to formidable principles whose awareness continues to be far-off, because of significant unsolved technical challenges.

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In a highly dynamic world, the sustainability of knowledge risks being lost – an experience that was valid and useful one minute could become obsolete and unusable the next. Such a loss or accelerated devaluation of long-term experiences could, in the long term, contribute to an increased uncertainty and lack of direction for people in society. • Fairness. Detailed cross-marketing based on ambient intelligence promises tailor-made offers that virtually eliminate unwanted advertisements. However, a specific offer may be withheld from a particular consumer for one of two reasons: either the offer was not worth the consumer, or the consumer was not worth the offer.

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