Iot

IoT Devices Expected to Swamp Mobile Lines

An Ericsson report estimates there will be 1.5 billion IoT devices needing cellular connections by 2021. The various wireless networks that enable us to call home or look up Yelp reviews while traveling may soon exist primarily for another purpose – real-time communication between devices, sensors and central processing hubs. …

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What languages are the best for IoT?

From speaking to industry folks that have worked on IoT devices and systems before, C, C++, and Java are the most popular choices for general purpose projects. C is one of the first programming languages and is popular for low-level projects, C++ expands on the capabilities of C. There’s another …

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Decentralizing IoT networks through blockchain

Imagine a washer that independently contacts suppliers and places orders when it’s low on detergent, performs self-service and maintenance, downloads new washing programs from outside sources, schedules its cycles to take advantage of electricity prices and negotiates with peer devices to optimize its environment; a connected car, smart enough to …

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New Jobs that IOT is likely to Create

IOT is likely to create more and more jobs and those also new ones in future. What are these jobs, and how should you rework your resume to be prepared for them? Many of these opportunities are new enough that they don’t even have titles yet. Chief Internet of Things …

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Intel Furthers its IoT Vision with Aquisition

  Intel took one big step further away from its past late last month with the acquisition of a Russian software company that helps computers see. Intel is still the largest U.S. semiconductor maker, but has curiously faded from prominence. It was once at the top of the heap, riding the wave of …

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IOT Security

The internet of things is inherently insecure and personal data related devices handle could end up in the hands of wrongdoers. One could assume some security measures could be set in place to prevent that from happening. While that is true to some extent, security researchers have found several common …

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Nokia launches Internet of Things management platform

Nokia has decided to unite all of its connected-device technologies and products to form a new Internet of Things (IoT) management platform called Impact. Impact, which stands for the Intelligent Management Platform for All Connected Things, is the company’s new tool for managing all of the devices powered by IoT …

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