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IoT in the Smart Bathroom

February 13th, 2019

What are Smart Bathrooms? Through embedded sensors and Internet-connected apps often paired with voice commands, IoT products can automate common bathroom functions and even add new possibilities. Benefits of Smart Bathrooms While most smart bathroom technology increases convenience or entertainment, some applications are targeted at improving health and hygiene. Examples of Smart Bathrooms The smart […]

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IoT in the Smart Kitchen

February 13th, 2019

What is Smart Kitchen Technology? IoT adds sensors and connectivity to kitchen devices, increasing communication both between kitchen devices and the abilities of the Internet. Benefits of Smart Kitchen Technology Smart kitchen technology can: Save time Increase cooking skill Decrease food waste Improve its user’s health The implementations are wide-ranging, best explained by examples: Examples […]

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IoT in the Smart Home

February 13th, 2019

What is Home Automation? Source As sensors dramatically decrease in price, homes are accordingly increasing their level of automation, leading to greater applications of IoT technology in: Lighting control Smart appliances Smart switches Smart door locks Voice assistants Benefits of Home Automation Home Automation IoT technology can touch on every aspect of home life, from […]

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50 IoT Applications & Examples

February 6th, 2019

Predictions about the Internet of Things (IoT), can be lofty, uncertain and abstract, so we’ve compiled 50 tangible applications of current IoT technology in 10 major industries: IoT in Agriculture Smart Retail Industrial IoT Smart Infrastructure Smart Buildings IoT Wearables Automotive IoT Smart Transportation Smart Home Smart Healthcare Even if your industry isn’t mentioned in this […]

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Breadware IoT Product Development Estimator

February 5th, 2019

Free, easy-to-use tool to give you costs and timeline estimates for your IoT product in 5-10 minutes. It is with utmost excitement that I announce the launch of our newest product, the Breadware IoT Product Development Estimator! At Breadware we strive to constantly lower the barrier to entry for companies looking to get into IoT. […]

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Top 7 IoT Communication Protocols

December 11th, 2018

Making a device IoT is as simple as connecting it to the Internet, but with dozens of competing communication protocols, choosing a method of making that connection can be overwhelming. Which should you choose for you IoT product? The answer: it depends.

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Smart Clothing is 2018’s Breakthrough Wearable Technology

December 4th, 2018

Can you imagine putting on a collared shirt or a pair of shorts that modifies itself according to your nuanced needs? Wearable technology seemed like a pipe dream a few decades ago, yet it is coming to fruition in 2018.

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How IoT Technology is Driving Improvements in Healthcare

November 16th, 2018

All sorts of businesses in many different industries have tapped into the power of IoT devices during the past half-decade. This technology makes healthcare more efficient, accurate and helpful for patients plagued by all sorts of maladies.

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How Your Business Can Benefit from IoT

November 16th, 2018

Today’s consumer wants more than just a great product; they want a great experience with after-sales services and product support.

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How the IoT Cybersecurity Improvements Act Impacts You

November 3rd, 2018

IoT technology is dramatically outpacing regulation. Many of these devices are connected without much regard for their security ramifications, so government legislation is finally catching up.

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What is Industrial IoT? – Definition, Benefits, and Applications

November 2nd, 2018

IIoT has become much more pervasive and encompasses digitization in every industry sector, such as transportation, energy, manufacturing, oil and gas, healthcare and building automation.

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What is IoT? – Definition, Benefits, and Applications

October 3rd, 2018

IoT has created a massive amount of buzz, excitement, and confusion. What is IoT, where did it come from, where’s it going, and why does it matter?

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The Basics of Internet of Things Technology

October 3rd, 2018

Most people have heard about the Internet of Things (IoT), yet few really know what it means and why it is so important.

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What Are the Benefits and Potential Flaws of IoT Technology?

October 2nd, 2018

IoT connects machines, homes and just about everything else to the web. However, while intentions are good, plenty of bad can stem from the rise of IoT.

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How Retail is Using IoT Solutions

June 14th, 2018

IoT is changing the way industries work, especially retail. The rise of smart retail solutions is making for a more personalized shopping experience.