Communicating objects : developing technology for usable by Pierre-Noel Favennec, Claude Kintzig, Gerard Poulain, Gilles

By Pierre-Noel Favennec, Claude Kintzig, Gerard Poulain, Gilles Privat

Examines the diversity of technological functions that shrewdpermanent items' mix of actual interplay, networking, and processing make possible—capabilities whose strength, if allowed to come back to fruition, is actually revolutionary.

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It is able to perceive and act on its environment, to communicate and to even move (to migrate). Belief: The belief characterises what the agent believes true, it thus constitutes the model of the world of the agent. 36 Communicating with Smart Objects Bluetooth: It is a short waves radio technology which makes it possible to remove wiring between electronic, computers and telephones units by a short radio link (ten meters) with low need of energy. , oral mode, gestural mode). Communicative act: It is a behaviour intended to be observed by (and thus to change the mental state of at least) another agent that its author.

1. 1. Linguistic reference Natural language HCD systems make it possible for the user to question a server, or carry out research. For example, the user can manage his diary, his share portfolio, consult the weather forecast, etc. For all of these tasks, the dialogue relates to objects of the world7. g. using nominal groups) constitutes a linguistic reference to the object. In fact, in any dialogue, interlocutors talk about something, thus carrying out references. Searle, in his philosophical theory of language acts ([SEA 69]), goes further.

ACL SIGMEDIA, 1997. [TUR 50] A. Turing, Computing machinery and intelligence, Mind, LIX, 1950. 6. Glossary ACL (Agent Communication Language): Inter agents communication language proposed by consortium FIPA. ACL is founded on the formal definition of communicating acts between agents, making it possible to carry out unambiguous interactions. Actuator: Apparatus, body of an apparatus operating a computer so as to modify its state or its behaviour. Adaptability: Capacity to adapt. For a system of man-computer interaction, that indicates its capacity to modify its behaviour according to the profile of that which uses it, of the context, of the task.

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