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The Industrial Internet of Things – What’s the Difference Between IoT and IIoT?

What’s the Difference Between IoT and IIoT (the Industrial Internet of Things)?

Listen to the audio version of this article! The Internet of Things is rife with acronyms, from LPWAN to MQTT to the acronym IoT itself....
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What Is Digital Twin Technology and Where Is it Really Headed?

For the past several years, the internet has been ringing with a new buzzword: digital twin. And, more recently, the term "digital twin of...
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Rise of the Machines: Can AI Beat Humanity at its Own Game?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) hits the headlines a lot. Whether it’s threatening to take your job or offering to be your virtual assistant, this latest...
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IoT: Internet of Thanksgiving

From real-time turkey telemetry to gaining insight into wayward relatives through asset tracking, here are four fun ways to hack your Thanksgiving with IoT!
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Building a $250 Automatic Chicken Coop Door Opener for $100

My parents wanted to automate the door to their chicken coop. I saved them money by building a cheap automatic door opener from scratch.
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5 Things People Still Don’t Understand About IoT

1—Wearables are only part of IoT. 2—IoT is quite affordable. 3—IoT programming is hard. 4—cybersecurity for IoT is grim. 5—But better security is possible.
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A Beginner’s Guide to IoT Power Converters and Regulators

Power supply design can really impact an IoT device. This guide introduces power supplies and suggests how to design robust and resilient power supplies.
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Bluetooth IoT Applications: From BLE to Mesh

Bluetooth has evolved from connecting PC peripherals into a powerful IoT connectivity solution. However, it isn't use case agnostic.
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A Beginner’s Guide to Smart Home Security

Smart home devices are getting smarter with each iteration, and that goes for smart security tech as much as any other device category. Even...
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What Is a Smart City?

Defining Smart Cities Urbanism in World History Before charging forward, we must remember first to look backward. The stories of human development and urbanization are deeply...

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