IoT & Me

How the Internet of Things affects you and your family on a more personal level.

A Connected Travel Experience

Intelligent Travel Assistant: Future of Travel Tech

Rundown

There are hundreds of travel-related apps on the marketplace. Some can organize your plane tickets, some can give you traffic updates, and one can even tell you what outbreaks of sickness are in your immediate geographical area. But with so…

Everyone's happy in a beer garden!  (Especially if the garden's smart.)  Photo: Dylan Mills

A Swede and a Californian Walk into a Beer Garden

#IoT for Good, Thought Leaders

I like to drink beer.  And I especially like to drink beer after gardening all day.  There aren’t many better feelings than planting things in dirt and then having a beer.  I’ll assume you agree.  So, please get ready as I…

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Love and IoT in Swedish Midsummer

Light Reading

In Sweden we have a Midsummer tradition that says you should pick seven different kinds of flowers and put them under your pillow to dream about the person you will live the rest of your life with. If you already…

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Fall Fashion: What Are You Going to Wear?

Interview

Fall Fashion is on the way and your calendar is full of events like weddings, autumn cocktails and birthday parties to look forward to. Only one minor problem left – what are you going to wear? Shopping new outfits for each season and…

Victor Jablokov (L), CEO and Founder of Wallflower standing aside Iain McDonald, VP of Hardware Engineering

The Significance of Simplicity

Interview

On the last day and in the last hour of the IoTWorld 2015 Conference, I met Victor Jablokov and Iain McDonald. They were the CEO / Founder and the VP of Hardware Engineering of Wallflower, respectively. With all the amazing…

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Improving People’s Lives through IoT

#IoT for Good, Thought Leaders

Sustainability is not only the most important question of our time, but also the largest business opportunity today. And smart technology is finally here to help. By adding connectivity and intelligence to our everyday objects we can vastly increase resource…

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Internet of Fish – April Fool’s Day Hoax or Real Deal?

Light Reading

What do you know about the fish you eat? Do you know where and how it was caught? How it was shipped and handled? Cisco made a joke about wifi-connected fish on April Fool’s Day this year, but the truth…

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Reducing Waste – One Connected Food Item at a Time

#IoT for Good, Light Reading

Do you put your trust in the expiry date on your eggs, or in your nose? Or maybe you’re one of those who won’t even dare to smell them? Well, you’re not alone. Today, about one third of the food produced…

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Smart Headphones Become Your Personal DJ

We see more and more smart consumer products on the market and one of them is Aivyy Q Headphones. Intelligent headphones who knows what you want to hear, and when. It works something like this: You put on the headphones…