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Building appliances out of components using Pebble

Kostas Magoutis, José Carlos Brustoloni, Eran Gabber, Wee Teck Ng, Avi Silberschatz
2000 Proceedings of the 9th workshop on ACM SIGOPS European workshop beyond the PC: new challenges for the operating system - EW 9  
Pebble provides the necessary infrastructure for building fine-grained, modular operating systems for appliances out of reusable components.  ...  We found that a typical network appliance application (e.g. a Web server) built on Pebble using components has comparable performance to a traditional monolithic kernel.  ...  Summary and Conclusions We believe that an appliance operating system should be built from fine-grained components instead of building it from scratch for a particular use, or scaling down an existing  ... 
doi:10.1145/566752.566769 fatcat:ebfbtk4ouzhffpvraismpxlxum

Building appliances out of components using Pebble

Kostas Magoutis, José Carlos Brustoloni, Eran Gabber, Wee Teck Ng, Avi Silberschatz
2000 Proceedings of the 9th workshop on ACM SIGOPS European workshop beyond the PC: new challenges for the operating system - EW 9  
Pebble provides the necessary infrastructure for building fine-grained, modular operating systems for appliances out of reusable components.  ...  We found that a typical network appliance application (e.g. a Web server) built on Pebble using components has comparable performance to a traditional monolithic kernel.  ...  Summary and Conclusions We believe that an appliance operating system should be built from fine-grained components instead of building it from scratch for a particular use, or scaling down an existing  ... 
doi:10.1145/566726.566769 dblp:conf/sigopsE/MagoutisBGNS00 fatcat:gl7mc6buunbrjbtpoqujrjunqe

Home Automation using Smart Watch

U. Rahul, A. V.
2016 International Journal of Computer Applications  
The home automation app for smart watch is developed using JavaScript that uses Pebble API.In this paper basic variables, ON state and OFF state of an appliance are displayed in the home automation app  ...  This paper proposes an efficient and a quick solution for controlling of various home appliances using a smart watch.  ...  the home appliances than home automation using smart phone because it removes the necessity of searching the mobile and taking it out of the pocket every time.  ... 
doi:10.5120/ijca2016912067 fatcat:wmhboz2abzaxneu3eyodef2m2a

WiFi Enabled Smart Watch Appliance Control

K. Divya Krishna
2020 International Journal for Research in Applied Science and Engineering Technology  
Smartwatches are extremely fascinating because of the numerous features provided by them with tiny body. The Smartwatch craze began when Pebble released their first Smartwatch.  ...  The best way to get personalized features on a Smartwatch is to design and build one on our own.  ...  After soldering the components, I found out that the GPIO pin 9 cannot be used as an input.  ... 
doi:10.22214/ijraset.2020.6279 fatcat:pwpkvntvzfajpg4rdz2fqbllrm

Using handhelds for wireless remote control of PCs and appliances

Brad A. Myers
2005 Interacting with computers  
Instead of just being used as a phone or organizer, handheld devices can also be used as remote controls for computers and household and office appliances. q  ...  This article provides an overview of the capabilities that we are developing as part of the Pebbles research project for wireless handheld devices such as mobile phones and palm-size computers like Palm  ...  Acknowledgements The Pebbles research project has been made possible by the efforts of over 30 students. I especially want to thank Rob Miller, Jeff Nichols, and Jake Wobbrock.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.intcom.2004.06.010 fatcat:4sr46dtp65bz5g6ihg75slilfi

Generating remote control interfaces for complex appliances

Jeffrey Nichols, Brad A. Myers, Michael Higgins, Joseph Hughes, Thomas K. Harris, Roni Rosenfeld, Mathilde Pignol
2002 Proceedings of the 15th annual ACM symposium on User interface software and technology - UIST '02  
We describe the architecture that supports the PUC, and the interface generators that use our specification language to build high-quality graphical and speech interfaces.  ...  The specification of each appliance includes a high-level description of every function, a hierarchical grouping of those functions, and dependency information, which relates the availability of each function  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This work was conducted as a part of the Pebbles [12] project. The speech interface was also conducted as part of the Universal Speech Interfaces project [19] .  ... 
doi:10.1145/572006.572008 fatcat:w4cj4psb4vg65kcsvwyuaudoa4

Generating remote control interfaces for complex appliances

Jeffrey Nichols, Brad A. Myers, Michael Higgins, Joseph Hughes, Thomas K. Harris, Roni Rosenfeld, Mathilde Pignol
2002 Proceedings of the 15th annual ACM symposium on User interface software and technology - UIST '02  
We describe the architecture that supports the PUC, and the interface generators that use our specification language to build high-quality graphical and speech interfaces.  ...  The specification of each appliance includes a high-level description of every function, a hierarchical grouping of those functions, and dependency information, which relates the availability of each function  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This work was conducted as a part of the Pebbles [12] project. The speech interface was also conducted as part of the Universal Speech Interfaces project [19] .  ... 
doi:10.1145/571985.572008 dblp:conf/uist/NicholsMHHHRP02 fatcat:ofyhxi62pbdoriscynevd4zloi

A Gesture Controlled and Cost Effective - Home Automation System

Mohit Malhotra, Raghav Mittal, Madhur Jain
2019 International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science Engineering and Information Technology  
The paper proposes a system based on efficient smart watch that uses arduino microcontroller which is embedded with a WIFI module and enables us to control a number of home appliances such as lights, fans  ...  of the appliances by moving their hand in upward or downward direction over the screen.  ...  Master automation unit is the user watch that has the following functional components: In this, AID is represent unique id for an appliance connected in the network which is used to identify which appliance  ... 
doi:10.32628/cseit1952267 fatcat:sjgwryjm5rghtdefm4ycdvuvhe

Successive Security Challenges Implementation on Internet of Things

M. Ann Bency
2018 International Journal of Trend in Scientific Research and Development  
It then discusses vulnerability of internet services, presents some typical attack cases that are carried out via smart home appliances, and explains security implementation challenges on such devices  ...  This Paper demonstrates commonly communication scheme and information retrieval which are carried out via Internet using numerous types of smart devices, can turn the Internet into a very dangerous platform  ...  They can also use smart appliances as launching pads to carry out malicious attacks into other systems.  ... 
doi:10.31142/ijtsrd8342 fatcat:w6ny3777hvas5hlplmhg7kh4ty

A survey of configurable, component-based operating systems for embedded applications

L.F. Friedrich, J. Stankovic, M. Humphrey, M. Marley, J. Haskins
2001 IEEE Micro  
In most embedded applications, the use of general-purpose operating systems (GPOS) platforms is not applicable because it is too expensive.  ...  This term is often used to refer to the ability for customization and reconfiguration to meet the requirements of specific applications or application domains.  ...  This system would control lights, temperature, and appliances by using dedicated microcontrollers (one or more), a small amount of memory, and real-time processing capabilities.  ... 
doi:10.1109/40.928765 fatcat:4g7hgc7ixbd57d2hsa5cqpxr64

Opportunism and the Factors of Invention

H. S. Harrison
1930 American Anthropologist  
an appliance in use, or in course of manufacture.  ...  It was in this marginal territory that man made his first efforts in cross-mutation, and perhaps the earliest of all were such transfers as those arising out of his knowledge of ways of attaching two components  ... 
doi:10.1525/aa.1930.32.1.02a00050 fatcat:mtxwcvlkabdlbnoumpyqizpqvi

Open-source Hardware: Opportunities and Challenges [article]

Gagan Gupta, Tony Nowatzki, Vinay Gangadhar, Karthikeyan Sankaralingam
2016 arXiv   pre-print
Innovation in hardware is slowing due to rising costs of chip design and diminishing benefits from Moore's law and Dennard scaling.  ...  For a commercial venture to use OSS instead of starting from scratch, a critical mass of different platform components has to be available.  ...  Industry: OEMs are considering modular appliances in which hardware components can be swapped like lego pieces [3] .  ... 
arXiv:1606.01980v2 fatcat:zphgy6a5hvhdtg6pslxi6jnyn4

A framework for device capability on demand and virtual device user experience

R. Y. Fu, H. Su, J. C. Fletcher, W. Li, X. X. Liu, S. W. Zhao, C. Y. Chi
2004 IBM Journal of Research and Development  
Nonetheless, the enormous growth rate of new information appliances heralds the dawning of a device-rich era.  ...  However, the physical capabilities of the mobile device still greatly limit the experience of users because functionality has usually been traded off for ubiquity.  ...  In a study of everyday appliance examples, Buxton questioned the value of super-appliances [1] .  ... 
doi:10.1147/rd.485.0635 fatcat:hebn57huyrfn3eyjuq6bppymdi

Reflective physical prototyping through integrated design, test, and analysis

Björn Hartmann, Scott R. Klemmer, Michael Bernstein, Leith Abdulla, Brandon Burr, Avi Robinson-Mosher, Jennifer Gee
2006 Proceedings of the 19th annual ACM symposium on User interface software and technology - UIST '06  
Third, d.tools integrates design, test, and analysis of information appliances.  ...  This paper presents d.tools, a toolkit that embodies an iterative-design-centered approach to prototyping information appliances. This work offers contributions in three areas.  ...  The size of hardware components make it infeasible to design integrated devices like information appliances.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1166253.1166300 dblp:conf/uist/HartmannKBABRG06 fatcat:742yyye7j5ajdlaqa6bfvkpufu

Features of an Energy Efficient Building

M. V. Molykutty
2019 Zenodo  
Energy use of a building, how is a building responsible for pollution and the needs for energy conservation are explained. The passive design components of energy efficient building are discussed.  ...  Building sector uses energy to a great extend but the silver line is that a large amount of energy can be saved in this sector.  ...  The operating energy of a building is "the amount of energy that is consumed by a building to satisfy the demand for heating, cooling, ventilation, lighting, equipment, and appliances".  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2634867 fatcat:p2pc3aod5zhf7ihhlei36j7z7e
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