IoT Explained

The Basics

What is IoT? – A Simple Explanation of the Internet of...

The Internet of Things, or "IoT" for short, is about extending the power of the internet beyond computers and smartphones to a whole range of other things, processes, and environments. Here's everything you need to know.

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Artificial Intelligence Applications: Is Your Business Implementing AI Smartly?

Each IoT business and service will have to create a strategy for components within the IoT offering to maximize success. AI is no different. Here are several AI applications in IoT.

Building an IoT Prototype Project with AWS, Slack, and a Raspberry Pi

This tutorial describes how to build a prototype IoT project with three popular products and services, Amazon Web Services, Slack, and a Raspberry Pi.

An Introduction to IoT Sensors

Sensors are the backbone of any IoT deployment. They gather and provide software with sensory information it needs.
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What Is Cellular IoT?

You might be unable to answer the question, "what is cellular IoT?" But I'm sure you're familiar with the underlying technology. Cellular...

Top 5 Reasons to Choose JavaScript for Your IoT Project

IoT implementation in mind? This article discusses the top five reasons for utilizing JavaScript as the language to develop your IoT-driven solution.
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How Connected Devices are Changing the Manufacturing Industry

Manufacturers are implementing Industrial IoT (IIoT) devices to leverage predictive maintenance, data analytics, and more.

IoT and Cyber-Security – How the Two Should Intertwine for Your Business

The article dives deep into various scenarios of data encryption protocols within corporate IoT networks to accommodate ever-changing demands for cybersecurity for businesses in different industries.

Top 3 Best Practices for Designing IoT Data Visualizations

Conveying large amounts of data quickly is key to great user experiences, these design practices will help you build user-friendly solutions.

Video’s Pivotal Role in the Internet of Things

Video plays a pivotal role in the IoT, generating an immense amount of data from connected devices. This data has the potential to be transformed from reactionary and investigative uses to allow users to take a more proactive approach to business operations and management. In this article, Scott also covers the future of the video and IoT and implications it might have on a number of industries.

Building a Blockchain Bodycam Proof of Concept for $25

This is a two part article. In the first part I demonstrate how an IoT device can incorporate a light weight blockchain on a camera device. In the second part I describe the need for open-source bodycams with law enforcement.

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