Repurpose an Old Wifi Router for the Internet-of-things
Repurpose an Old Wifi Router for the Internet-of-things: The popularity of internet-connected devices built with Arduino shields or single-board computers like the Raspberry Pi and Beaglebone has exploded, but for simple tasks like controlling a relay, reading a sensor, watering your garden or lighting LE…
[Infographic] What is the Internet of Things? — LOL Social Media Group | Social, Design, Marketing & Mobile
You have probably seen the term "internet of things" before. What does it mean exactly? More importantly, what does it mean for you and your business? This infographic by BestComputerScienceDegrees explains what exactly the internet of things is, and some of the technologies behind it.
The Internet of Things
Some time in 2008, the number of things connected to the Internet exceeded the number of people on Earth. And those aren't just computers or smartphon
IBM Launches Major Internet Of Things Offensive – TechCrunch
IBM is wasting little time when it comes to the Internet of Things. The company outlined a major Internet of Things strategy tonight with a series of announcements that included a $3B investment to establish an Internet of Things unit inside of Big Blue along with a partnership with The Weather Company. The Internet of Things refers to the growing […]
The Internet Of (Some) Things – TechCrunch
In 2015, a modern-day gold rush has taken the technology sector by storm. A recent study discovered that 75 percent of executives surveyed said that Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives are currently underway within their organizations. That said, there’s still one question many companies have fail…
Nest Adds 15 More Companies To Its “Works With Nest” Program – TechCrunch
Nest is today announcing significant new partners joining its "Works with Nest" developer program. The new additions continue Nest's quest to turn its product into the heart of a smart home. Among the new partners are Lutron, Insteon and Philips Hue. Each company built Nest products into its eco…
Lockitron Announces The $99 Bolt, A Deadbolt You Can Unlock With Your Phone – TechCrunch
Y Combinator alum Lockitron is today launching the Bolt, a $99 follow-up to its original crowdfunded keyless-entry gadget.
Astro Launches Its First Smart Home Product For Apartment Dwellers – TechCrunch
Astro, a newcomer to the connected home space, is launching its first product today for apartment dwellers and renters in big cities. Twist is a wirelessly-controlled LED light bulb, with a built-in speaker, that can screw into any existing lamp. The bulbs, which are controlled by a dimmer, are pro…