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Prototyping a Smart Office IoT System with a BME 280 Sensor

Rapid prototyping is a critical aspect of product development—especially in technology where end-to-end solutions may cost hundreds of hours of work by highly skilled...
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What is an IoT Platform?

You've probably heard the term "IoT Platform" floating around. As of last year, there were over 450 IoT platforms in the rapidly changing platform...
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Why Do We Need Edge Computing?

The past 15-20 years have generated a massive shift from on-premise software to cloud computing. We can now access everything we need from anywhere,...
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Why You Should Rapid Prototype an IoT Solution

Have you ever watched the show Project Runway? In each episode, a dozen or so fashion designers create a garment that adheres to guidelines...
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Addressing the Challenges in IoT Development

The buzz around the Internet of things (IoT) is as alive now as it was a decade ago when the concept first captured the...
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Three Key IoT Announcements from Google Next 2018

Over 23,000 people descended on San Francisco’s Moscone Center to attend Google’s cloud event, Google Next. There were many newsworthy announcements covering areas like...
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7 Reasons Why the AWS IoT Platform is Great for IoT Startups

When the hoopla around launching an Internet of Things (IoT) startup fades, reality kicks in. Entrepreneurs realize with dread that choosing an IoT platform...
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8 Features to Look for in an IoT Solution

The number eight has long been regarded as the luckiest number in Chinese culture. This is because of the way the pronunciation of the...
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Using MQTT for Inter-process Communication in IoT

When you think of inter-process communication (IPC) on an embedded Linux system what are the first couple of IPC mechanisms that come to mind? Signals,...

Cox2M Selects IoT Platform for Connected Asset Services

A couple months ago, Cox Communications announced a new business line, Cox2M, focused on the Internet of Things and connected asset management. Cox2M is...

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