Michael Wedd, Author at IoT For All

Michael Wedd

Senior Editor, IoT For All

Michael is a Senior Editor at IoT for All. After majoring in cultural anthropology, he became keenly interested in the social and cultural importance of IoT. In addition to growing this vibrant community, Michael enjoys endurance bicycle touring, cooking, reading, and learning full-stack web development in his spare time.

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Automation as a Mindset: “Building Down” in the 21st Century

"Building down" means focusing less on what's above you than on re-engineering what's in front of and below you. Automation is a mindset.

The “Things” in the Internet of Things (IoT)

What do "things" represent in the Internet of Things? They can be anything from a tractor to a thermostat to a shipping container!
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The 3 Most Impactful Recent Advances in IoT

1. The FCC Greenlighting CBRS for Private LTE  The FCC recently greenlit the opening of the Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) 3.5 GHz band for commercial use. Previously, t...

Old and New Collide in EY’s Future Cities Simulation

At Smart Cities Week 2018 in Washington, DC, Ernst & Young (EY) sought to spark the imaginations of city planners, technologists in the smart city space, and yours truly. They partnered with B...
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IBM Research – Brazil Announces the AgroPad IoT Prototype

IBM Research, Brazil announced a working IoT prototype called “IBM AgroPad.” The prototype enables farmers to use their smartphones to analyze paper test strips in order to test their soil and wat...