Posts Tagged ‘internet of things’

Best of the IoT Twitterverse from November

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Posted on 10th Dec 2014 by in M2M

We’ve brought together the best of the IoT Twitterverse from November in honor of those who entered our #IoT Maker Challenge.

Training the next generation of IoTMakers with Devoxx4Kids

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Posted on 5th Dec 2014 by in M2M

Vinicius Senger, Yara Senger and charity Devoxx4Kids are running a session for kids in Santa Clara, CA, training them in home automation powered by Arduino, Raspberry Pi and the Gemalto Concept Board in December 21

IoT Maker Challenge: It could be you

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Posted on 3rd Dec 2014 by in M2M

Avid readers of the blog will know we’ve been running a competition to find the next big thing in the Internet of Things. The IoT Maker challenge is now officially closed for submissions, and we’ve had some fantastic ideas from around the globe.

IoTMaker Inspiration post: location aware devices will save lives

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Posted on 28th Nov 2014 by in M2M

Mobile tracking in phones will soon help UK 999 operators track the location of emergencies to within 30m; connected cars will automatically call for help in the case of road incidents, and watches now come equipped with life-saving SOS buttons.

IoT idea: Traffic Accident Detector

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Posted on 28th Nov 2014 by in M2M

As part of our IoT Maker challenge, we’ve mocked up a blueprint for a concept submission we received from Thang Nguyen. Thang’s idea uses the Internet of Things to alert hospitals of nearby road traffic accidents in real time.

IoTMaker inspiration: our top five blog picks

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Posted on 20th Nov 2014 by in M2M

As the IoTMaker competition heats up, we share some inspiration from around the Blogiverse. This is what some of our M2M friends are saying about the Internet of Things.

IoT idea: Helmets update bikers in real time

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Posted on 19th Nov 2014 by in M2M

As more submissions for the IoT Maker challenge flood in from across the globe, we’ve sketched out an idea from Vinicius Senger who suggested a smart helmet for bikers with EHS6, GPS, accelerometer and a camera.

The James Bond effect and smart watches: making the techie mainstream

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Posted on 13th Nov 2014 by in Mobile

When it comes to your watch – does style trump functionality? Can you picture Bond teaming an Apple Watch with a tux? The promise of the smart watch market is huge. But to reach its full potential and drive true adoption, some barriers need to be overcome; including one of style.

IoT idea: The swear jar that invoices you

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Posted on 31st Oct 2014 by in M2M

Potty mouth? Use the Internet of Things to hook up an ‘always on’ swear jar that can recognize when you swear and ‘invoice you’ the bill every time your language gets the better of you!

The many Arduino senses of the Internet of Things

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Posted on 29th Oct 2014 by in M2M

When thinking about the possibilities for the Internet of Things, a great place for insight and inspiration is the Arduino catalogue.