Where wearables fit in IoT?

Where wearables fit in IoT?

IoT devices have not fully penetrated consumers’ daily lives with wearable devices. However, wearable technology has a bright future in healthcare with the passive monitoring of vital statistics. Let us see where wearables fit in IoT. Wearable IoT devices, namely smartwatches and fitness trackers, are the among the most conspicuous…
IoT Device Management

IoT Device Management

IoT Device management refers to all of the tools, capabilities and processes necessary to support IoT solutions effectively at scale. Included are processes like quickly and securely onboarding new devices, automatically identifying device issues, etc. This new series argues that we need new and better contextually-based device management solutions as…
IIoT Applications in Logistics

IIoT Applications in Logistics

IIoT is making waves in the logistics space. It’s also revealing new socially impactful applications in logistics in the process. For example, IIoT helps to mitigate global hunger to some extent by using asset tracking sensors. This ensures complete integrity and quality during transportation.Let us discuss the IIoT applications in…
Narrowband IoT

Narrowband IoT

With billions of devices to come online in the near future, we’ll need wireless networks that can support them. Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) is the solution. Experts predict there will be more than 75 billion devices connecting to the Internet of Things (IoT) by 2025. The volume of connected devices will…
IoT for Smart Home

IoT for Smart Home

IoT or Internet of Things refers to the devices connected to the internet. They communicate to or from via the internet. This article gives brief note on IoT for Smart Home. These devices could include: Sensors – including but not limited to sensors for safety monitoring, health monitoring, equipment monitoring Actuators-…
Low-power GPS for IoT

Low-power GPS for IoT

The Internet of Things (IoT) continues its rapid roll-out across much of the globe. Geolocation and indoor positioning have become among the IoT’s most-used features. NextWave demos low-power GPS for IoT at Mobile World Congress. Forecast says that by 2020, 5 billion devices will rely on geodata to support a…
3 Innovative IoT Solutions that Protect Endangered Species

3 Innovative IoT Solutions that Protect Endangered Species

The Internet of Things (IoT) presents numerous opportunities when it comes to animal conservation. This article explores three different approaches that organizations have taken to combat poaching of endangered species. Here are 3 Innovative IoT Solutions that Protect Endangered Species. This is according to the International Union for the Conservation…
Tips for developing IoT car apps

Tips on developing IoT car apps

The predictions voiced by BI Intelligence make it pretty clear: the Internet of Things will take off really soon. In an attempt to stay ahead of the curve, businesses across a number of domains are already investing heavily in IoT initiatives. It is no doubt that the automotive industry is also part…
The Internet of Things is Transforming the Political Landscape

The Internet of Things is Transforming the Political Landscape

The nature of political campaigning is changing rapidly as the intrusion of the Internet of Things (IoT) within popular culture continues to expand at a rapid rate. In the past, the infrastructure of political campaigns was heavily based on polling, surveys, door-to-door campaigning, and cold calls. These methods were deemed…
How IoT is Transforming Digital Marketing

How IoT is Transforming Digital Marketing

It took marketing specialists quite some time to realize the capabilities of IoT in their niche. But now they pay more attention to this technology as the benefits from connected devices are obvious. IoT will allow not only creating new product lines but also improving customer communication, tracking customers’ needs…