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API Design Considerations for The Internet of Things

Since the <b>application programming interface</b>, or <b>API</b>, is the circular system running throughout the <b>Internet of Things</b>, you could ask how <b>API design</b> is …

Internet of Things

ThinkData Works and IBM Pursue Open Data

Data is increasingly being considered a critical natural resource. In an age that requires businesses in many different vertical markets to manage …

Open Data

Welcome to Project Jacquard

Rise in consumer ‘backlash’ against Internet of Things technology

There has been a 14 per cent rise in the number of consumers pushing back against the growing amount of technology in their lives, according to a …

Smart home hacking is easier than you think

Last March, a very satisfied user of the Honeywell Wi-Fi Thermostat left a product review on Amazon.com that shed some light on an unexpected benefit …

New Realities in Education: The Internet of Things

Posted by Linda Ashida<p>Think about what school was like five years ago . . . And think how things have changed! Who could have predicted back then the …

‘We don’t care about standards unless they get us to somewhere useful, quickly’

Share<p>The Internet of Things offers a host of benefits to the UK, such as improved data, customer service and even a manufacturing renaissance on …

Internet of Things

The IoT is Useless - Unless You Fix Your Data Problems [Infographic]

Research from ParStream shows the vast majority of businesses are struggling to optimize and take useful insights from all the information the …

Internet of Things

4 ways cities are using innovative technology to build resilience

<i>This article first appeared at 100 Resilient Cities.</i><p>It takes a thoughtful approach for cities to leverage new technologies that help build their …

Sustainable Business

TeraDeep wants to bring deep learning to your dumb devices

Image copyright Gigaom / Derrick Harris.Open the closet of any gadget geek or computer nerd, and you’re likely to find a lot of skeletons. Stacked …

Internet of Things

Researchers show a machine learning network for connected devices

Image copyright deviantART / rajasegar.Researchers at Ohio State University have developed a method for building a machine learning algorithm from …

Machine Learning

Smart locks: the next smart-home winner?

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Maxiphotoa/iStock." target="_blank"><p>Nest paved the way for the smart home, showing investors that consumers would pay …

Robots embrace Ubuntu as it invades the internet of things

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Erle Robotics<p>Canonical has revealed what I reckon is its biggest announcement in years: Ubuntu is about to invade the …

Why The Internet of Things Has To Be Open Sourced

In a world increasingly shaped by software, developers are market makers. Nowhere is this more true than in the burgeoning Internet of Things market.<p>Currently riddled by a mess of competing proprietary standards, the winner in the Internet of Things will be the one that goes furthest to make …

FTC releases new report about privacy and Internet of things.

The Internet of Things definitely has data privacy and security issues. With so many devices communicating all the time, it’s more likely that there …

A Beginner's Guide to Understanding the Internet of Things

Confused by the Internet of Things? This guide can help.<p>Smart locks, smart thermostats, smart cars — you’ve probably heard some of these terms lately, and you’re going to hear them even more as the year goes on. But what are these things exactly — and what makes them so <i>smart</i>?<p>These devices are all …

How big data is helping farmers save millions

Data scientists studying crop growth and weather patterns in Colombia have advised rice farmers not to plant crops, saving them millions of dollars. …

The Horror of a 'Secure Golden Key'

by Chris Coyne 10/08/2014<p>This week, the Washington Post's editorial board, in a widely circulated call for “compromise” on encryption, proposed that …

One day our homes will be smart, but we have a long way to go. Here’s how we’ll get there

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Credit: Alexander Kirch/Shutterstock<p>Right now, most people don’t want a smart home. And while about 13 percent of people have …

Belkin looks at the smart home and doesn’t see a place for hubs

Advertisement<p>13 Comments<p>There are more than a dozen smart home hubs on the market. They range from $50 for the Wink home hub sold at Home Depot to …

The Network | The Network

·<i>openBerlin, a Cisco IoE Innovation Center, will serve as a hub for open innovation</i><p>·<i>One of six new sites worldwide, openBerlin will focus on manufacturing, transport and logistics</i><p>·<i>Berlin emerging as a center of European startups and innovation</i><p>BERLIN, Germany ‑ September 17, 2014 ‑ Cisco and the …

Innovation

NewsFactor

Thanks for stopping by.<p>For the past 20 years, NewsFactor Network and CIO Today have been providing daily news coverage for the technology …

Mobile Technology

This New Radio Is The Size of an Ant, And Powers Itself

Image: Amin Arbabian<p>If, like us, you’re wading through a sea of wires and cables and battery packs, this new invention should make you very happy. …

Seed Is Creating A Truly Idiot-Proof Internet Of Things

In the vast panoply of potential home networking protocols, there are only a few worth worrying about. Wi-Fi works well but it can go down and ZigBee and the like are sparsely supported. But Bluetooth Smart is local, secure, and easy to use. And that’s what Seed Labs is using to connect our lamps, …

Gartner Says the Internet of Things Installed Base Will Grow to 26 Billion Units By 2020

Press Release<p>STAMFORD, Conn., December 12, 2013 View All Press Releases<p>Gartner Says the Internet of Things Installed Base Will Grow to 26 Billion …