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The rise of the smart home and smart city are two exemplary IoT applications. IoT devices can connect systems to systems and people to new services.

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On Last Week Tonight, John Oliver discussed how many see job automation as a threat. How much of that is justified? Are we instead augmenting human labor?
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IoT is resurrecting SMS (Short Message Service). Let's see how it is adapting to the change amid a shifting field of technologies.
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IoT startups are trying to create amazing smart devices. Take a look at a round-up of the Top 10 weirdest IoT devices. They might seem totally bonkers!
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IoT products and user interfaces (UI) can get quite complicated. Designing them well is tricky. Here are 6 tips to help you make great products.
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Improving Data Center Reliability With IoT

Reliability and availability are essential to data centers. IoT can enable better issue tracking and data collection, leading to greater stability.
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CES 2019 showed us a glimpse into the future of IoT and what it will bring in the coming years. From edge computing to smart home systems to legal problems surround IoT data, let's dive in.
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Here are some examples of how mainstream AI is changing the world around us, in ways that most people probably haven't noticed.
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Breaking Down Barriers as a Woman in IoT

An interview with VP of IoT Sales at Vodafone, Lisa Uhrmacher, encouraging women to never underestimate the attributes and perspective they bring to the technology industry.

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How to Choose a System-on-a-Chip (SoC) for Your Consumer IoT Product

What's the best system on a chip (SoC) or dev board to prototype your IoT initiative? From security to firmware updates, let's go through it.
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How Augmented Reality (AR) Is Reshaping the Hospitality Industry

AR is becoming important to the hospitality industry. It allows the industry to enhance the physical environments and experiences that hotels sell.
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Data centers are complex. Modern economies rely upon their continuous operation. IoT solutions paired with this data center checklist can help!
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IoT Optimizes Major Incident Handling

Major Incidents occur on a daily basis across all industry types. IoT provides an innovative platform enabling a consistent workflow process which will handle major incidents in a manner that reduces their adverse consequences.
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What can we learn about the origins of smart city privacy from what privacy meant in Neolithic cities? For one, privacy seems to be an intrinsic human need.
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Condition-Action Rules Engines for IoT

Condition-Action (CA) engines are simple, adaptable and scalable. They can connect IoT devices to create powerful (yet simple) chains of logical operations.
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Building Information Modeling (BIM) focuses on a building's design and construction. A Digital Twin represents how people interact with built environments.
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The Mindset and Insights IoT Needs From the Financial Services Industry

Financial services have been here for a long time and IoT can learn a lot of thing from it—especially FinTech security solutions. Look back to move forward.

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Internet of Things for the Classroom

IoT-enabled education solutions are allowing the education sector to transform itself for the future. Two obstacles stand in the way: cost and security.