Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative

Research Result :: Sensors bringing the world to life

Sensors bringing the world to life

(13/02/2014) Visitors to Santander in Spain can see tourist attractions, public parks and nearby shops tagged in real time if they look through the camera of their smart phones. It’s thanks to a new iteration of the internet that incorporates the physical world, creating an augmented reality of web-connected devices and sensors called the ‘Internet of Things’.