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WaggleNet: IoT Sensing for Beehives

Yet more Bee research from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign: WaggleNet.

This spring undergraduate students report a neat project, implementing an ad hoc sensor net to measure the conditions in Bee hives [1]. 441 more words

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Grownups Get Real About Blockchains

The grown ups have found out about blockchains, and are starting to make realistic assessments of the technology.  As usual, they are sucking all the fun out of things. 615 more words


The Gift of Failure

Failure is always an option. Of course, this depends on how you define success, but success is never guaranteed. Whether in sport or in business, people tend to look for ‘top tips’ for success or ‘best practice’ examples. 3,444 more words


Don’t forget the Driver!

Firstly I pay tribute to the sheer physical and mental efforts of C & C in completing such a long ride in such a short time. 251 more words

Day 18. Queenstown to Dipton

Greg and Karen fed us a great breakfast and then we drove out of town to the start point 10k south of Queenstown.

Riding along the side of Lake Watakipu for the first hour or so there werefantastic views of the lake and mountains in the early morning sun. 264 more words

IoT Isn’t Even Close To Trustworthy

I have already beefed about the current version of the Internet of Things, which is of dubious value and badly engineered, to boot. (Here… 625 more words

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