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News, tips and information about Internet of Things

Smart Cities: IoT for Waste Management
By Monty June 29, 2016

Creating waste is one of the few necessary evils that does not get nearly enough attention. In US alone, we are generating 30% more waste per day than we did 50 years ago.

Industrial IoT: Tip of the iceberg
By Monty May 19, 2016

It is true that Consumer IoT, despite all the hype around it, is mostly a fizzle. Anybody who thinks otherwise need not look very far to see the all the evidence to the contrary. All the smart diapers, toothbrushes etc.

Environmental impact of autonomous vehicles
By Monty May 16, 2016

Autonomous vehicles and their advantages to the society have been talked about a lot recently. On the flip side, a lot has been said about how it will affect the employment and livelihood of people who depend on transport related jobs.

IIoT: Necessity for Oil & Gas Industry
By Monty May 12, 2016

Oil prices have been experiencing new lows with no sign of relief for the oil and gas industry.

IoT: Drones for utility asset inspections
By Monty May 09, 2016

Use of drones has been visualized for an immense number of applications not only in the consumer market but also in enterprise. While the FAA is working on the regulations for drones, makers have been building solutions, or at least concepts of it, for various use cases.

IoT solution for the HVAC industry
By Monty May 06, 2016

HVACs are probably among the most energy consuming systems in a building. IoT solutions for HVACs are pretty straightforward and are some of the many that show immediate return on investment.

Security: IoT Platforms vs Platforms repurposed for IoT
By Monty May 02, 2016

Security has been a hot topic of discussion when it comes to IoT, or at least when something goes wrong and generates a lot of news. We all have heard about how some car systems were hacked and the potential for the havoc it can cause.

IoT: Remote Monitoring for Smart Farms
By krishanu April 29, 2016

Precision Agriculture is the most talked about topic in the farming industry, a market that is expected to grow to $3.7 billion by 2018.