Tag: food

August Flatby

Honourable Mention: BioSpike

#IoT for Good, Interview

BioSpike was awarded an Honourable Mention in the 2015 Nordic IoT Challenge.  We had a chance to sit down with one of the founders, August Flatby, to discuss the company, its development, and its future. Björn Svensson: So could you tell me…


Amazing IoT #2 – Smart Beer Kegs & Breathalyzers

Amazing IoT

For the Amazing IoT Edition Two, we have two new smart devices: The Smart Beer Keg and the Tweeting Breathalizer! The first is called an iKeg and made by SteadyServ. What can it do, you ask?  It can measure the…

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…

Photo by Colby Stopa/Flickr/CC BY 2.0

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…


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…