You are probably wondering why a technology company is writing about and the audio company. SONOS is a great example of Mesh Networking, and this is something that was planned in the development of their new products counting back before Mesh Networking became as common of a phrase and the Internet of Things. SONOS may not have the highest accolades that Bose, B&W and some of the other audio manufacturers have, but SONOS does .
The Internet of Things is a technology that is beginning to transform not only corporations but our daily lives with wireless connectivity to just about anything. It includes home and building automation for personal smart devices like Fitbits, smart lighting, and HVAC systems for large complexes. The world is seeing a transformation in the way the data collected and how that data can be used to make adjustments in our daily lives and our .
We have already been using smart devices at home to make our lives more convenient. Some of the advancements in IoT involve remote monitoring services via the cloud and data analytics. Companies can use the data they collect from smart devices to evaluate the business process, user trends and gauge future product development, even delivering live updates and enhancements via the cloud. IoT can help businesses stay aware and responsive to changing circumstances too. .
Until recently the most functional robots out there were lower level mechanical devices designed for performing tasks that no one likes to do, like sweeping floors, cleaning gutters, or even mopping floors, iRobot has designed some great robots to do these menial tasks, even keeping us in touch with family when we are travelling, using video and audio like a teleconference app. Asus is a company known for its laptops and tablet quality and is soon .
Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) executive director Mark Powell has set the date for a release of Bluetooth 5.0 for June 16th, 2016. This anticipated launch of the latest software upgrade to Bluetooth will satisfy car makers and drivers alike, as well as homeowners and industrial & commercial businesses looking for an IoT solution. There are many well planned and thought out upgrades for Bluetooth 5.0 to solidify its future in the Internet of Things space .
New types of device technology along with global networking makes it easy to extract information from any physical item, from anywhere. Sensors and software are controlling more physical devices, that was previously done manually, but now with automation, things are done more efficiently and conveniently. Connected devices are changing how we interact with physical devices. Connected devices collect the data from sensors and by connecting to the smartphone, data can be communicated to the .
Anyone working in the business world knows how important supply chain management is. If your company does not have an efficient way to distribute the items you sell, the company will not succeed. Recently at IoT World industry leaders got together to discuss the trends that we will see in the near future in terms of IoT. The way IoT will impact supply chain management was a big issue. IoT is said to be .
Microsoft is trying very hard to break into the IoT space. They seem to be constantly buying up startups with the newest one being an Italian IoT firm Solair for an undisclosed amount. Solair is a company that connects internet devices to a hub and then relays that information to the cloud. Sam George, Microsoft Azure IoT partner director, says that Solair will be integrated into the Azure IoT Suite. Solair has delivered innovative .
We use WiFi in almost everything we do nowadays. This includes tasks for work or leisure. Now with the Internet of Things becoming more popular, the need for WiFi is becoming more and more necessary. Here are some ways you can improve your WiFi connection: Change the positioning of your router’s antennas: According to Alf Watt, a former Apple WiFi engineer, in order for external antennas to work efficiently, have one pointing straight up and .