Report: Location matters: Spatial Standards for the Internet of Things
In September International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) published Location matters: Spatial standards for the Internet of Things (pdf). It's a 3Mb, 28 page PDF.
Precise and accurate location (spatial) information enhance our association with our natural and built environments. This report looks at the global effort to weave different sources and formats of spatial information together so that they can be useful to people wherever they are and whatever they are doing.
- via @opengeospatial