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Smart Parking Meters – A DIY Tutorial for Building a IoT Parking Meter

Smart Parking Meters – A DIY Tutorial for Building an IoT Parking Meter

Cities are getting smarter, and a vocal group of us hopes that the first issue they solve is traffic. And one cause of the headaches of traffic is parking. So, how...

How to Plan an IoT Pilot Project – Execution Options

IoT Pilot Project You’re sold on the Internet of Things (IoT) and its benefits for your organization. But how do you get into the IoT “game”? Where do you start?While there's a...

Europe’s New Radio Equipment Directive – What You Need to Know

Simple, easy, and fast. Technological advancements in the last decade have fostered the introduction of increasingly user-friendly devices to the market, which are getting smarter and smarter. If the words plug...
IT & OT Convergence - The Inevitable Evolution of Industry

IT and OT Convergence – The Inevitable Evolution of Industry

Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) have a long, isolated history. Both developed along separate paths, with different goals, operating in completely different ecosystems.The gap between these two critical...
Campus Safety - Addressing Safety Issues on Campuses with IoT

Campus Safety – Addressing Safety Issues on Campuses with IoT

The Power of Smart Technologies Cities, universities, and communities alike are increasingly in need of specialized smart services and purpose-driven innovation to increase campus safety. Connected communities can provide opportunities to:Positively impact...
Designing IoT Products for Consumers - The Virtues of Minimalism and Invisibility

Designing IoT Products for Consumers – The Virtues of Minimalism and Invisibility

According to the Consumer Technology Association, IoT will drive the consumer tech industry to $287 billion in revenue, an all-time high. The primary IoT drivers include video and audio, wearables, and...
The 5 Worst Examples of IoT Hacking and Vulnerabilities in Recorded History

The 5 Worst Examples of IoT Hacking and Vulnerabilities in Recorded History

IoT hacking can be unbelievably effective. By leveraging thousands (if not millions) of insecure connected devices, hackers can produce DDoS attacks that can cripple our infrastructure, systems, and way of life. Or,...
Holland, Michigan's Intelligent Snowmelt System

Holland, Michigan’s Intelligent Snowmelt System

Holland, Michigan, a town just off the eastern shore of Lake Michigan sees a lot of snow. But instead of relying on a network of snowplows, salting, and shovels, Holland diverts...

Cyber Security Needs to Evolve

Over the past years, the European Commission has adopted a number of measures to ward off cyber incidents. For example, the directive on security of network and information systems (NIS directive),...

IoT Raises New Challenges for Assigning Liability

 It’s the dead of winter.As you drive on your daily commute to work, you rely on an app and road signs to show you real-time road conditions. The app and signs...