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Types of M2M Interfaces Used in the IoT

Machine-to-machine interfaces are as old as computer automation itself. With the advent of the Internet of Things, the need for effective M2M interfaces will only grow. 502 more words


The Internet of Things Comes to Business

By Patrick Prentiss

Glenn Allison, who graduated from Northwestern’s McCormick MSIT program in 2008, recently shared an article from Wired. The piece argues that the Internet of Things (IoT) will soon become more and more prevalent in the business world. 159 more words


How the Internet of Things is Creating a Proliferation of Consumer Touchpoints

This post was originally posted as a contribution to Oracle’s Eloqua and Responsys blogs.

Marketing is about to get a whole lot more complicated. As the costs of connectivity, hardware, and software services continue to deflate, as access to the internet continues to rise, as device and application innovation fans to every industry, as offline moves increasingly online, the consumer paradigm is shifting. 687 more words

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Demystifying the Internet of Things – Inhibitors That Can Derail Mass Adoption

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  • A nascent ecosystem, lack of standards, emergence of new business models and cost economics remain some key barriers for large-scale IoT adoption.
  • IoT challenges will be addressed in time by active participation of tech savvy consumers, profit seeking smart entrepreneurs and innovative enterprises.
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The 'Coolest' cooler ever is now the most-funded Kickstarter ever

Coolest — which made its Kickstarter debut back in July — has already raised an astonishing $10,403,743, exceeding its original target by 20,707%. Impressively, with the financial support of over 49,000 backers, the Coolest Cooler has officially dethroned the Pebble Smartwatch to become the most-funded… 418 more words

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Americans want a smart home because they are anxious, forgetful and couch potatoes

Seven in ten Americans want a smart home so they can turn on lights, close garage doors and lock their back door from their bed according to survey data… 226 more words