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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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How To Choose the Right Power Source for Your Robot

In the following article I would like to share some practical advice about supplying mobile robots with power. Let’s jump right into it. Types of...

Bluetooth 5 and its Role in the Internet of Things

What is Bluetooth 5? If you own a modern car or a smartphone, chances are you've used Bluetooth at least once in your life. Bluetooth...
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Your Guide to Understanding the Current Component Shortages

Managing 700,000 parts across 27,000 suppliers at any given time provides us with unique insight into key commodity trends, strategies and shortages. Therefore, it...
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How AI and Computer Vision Speed Up Job Automation

Neural networks show impressive results working with image data. Today, well-trained technology out-performs the human brain when it comes to classifying millions of images...
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The 3 Easiest Ways to Build a Secure IoT Device

Building an Internet of Things (IoT) product that is secure and maintainable both today and into the future takes time and expertise, plus a...
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How IoT and Computer Vision Can Enhance Industrial Safety

Working in an industrial environment has always been dangerous, and plant managers strive to find the best solutions to minimize casualties. The aim is...
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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,...
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Practical Cryptography for the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is starting to get a bad reputation – every day it seems like we hear of another way an...
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Using Blockchain to Enable Supply Chain Transparency

In our international economy, the supply chains that carry products and services from producers to consumers present an increasingly complex web of transactions. From...
Dangerous IoT Botnets to your Security

How to Fight IoT Botnets – From Policies to Process and People

Cybersecurity defenders are engaged in what can often feel like a never-ending battle, especially when faced with attacks manifested by IoT Botnets. With the rise...

5 Reasons to Use .NET for your Next IoT Project

Roughly 10 years ago, when the Internet of Things (IoT) was in its infancy, only a small number of enthusiasts were exploring IoT development....