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With the increasing amount of digital multimedia content, the user is more and more overstrained. A promising solution for this problem is personalization that assists the user in selecting content with respect to the user's interest. Since the capabilities of mobile devices increased significantly in the recent years, the number of <i>mobile</i> multimedia(More)
The evolution of the electricity grid towards the smart grid paradigm is fostering the integration of distributed renewable energy sources in smart buildings: a combination of local power generation, battery storage and controllable loads can greatly increase the energetic self-sufficiency of a smart building, enabling it to maximize the self-consumption of(More)
Flexible, extensible and lightweight architectures are necessary to allow the participation of small energy producers in the smart grid. In addition to an intelligent energy management system on top of a home automation system these nodes exchange information with other smart grid nodes to enable services like energy trading or demand side management as(More)