One of our clients asked for us to lay out what options were available in the form of a module to accomplish a couple of things. Here’s what Joe Fitzpatrick, our Sr. Electrical Engineering Lead, shared with our new client by explaining the reasoning, pros and cons, and pulling from our years of experience from previous [...]
In the world of IoT and firmware engineering, you're often given a problem that could have a range of options to solve it. Here's a snippet of how we dissect and learn the best path forward when developing an IoT solution for a client. Recently, Peter Flores, one of our Electrical Engineers, was going through [...]
Intro The Internet of Things (IoT) has created a massive amount of buzz, excitement, and confusion. Some call it more important than the Internet while others say it’s a hoax or a fad. So what is IoT, where did it come from, where’s it going, and why does it matter? What is IoT If an object can connect to [...]
For IoT product developers connecting their devices to the internet, one key question is: “How do I get the data off my device?” 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 [...]
Having engineered our fair share of Bluetooth products at Breadware, we asked our very own, Liz Mancuso, Director of NPI, to share her guiding wisdom for obtaining certification. So You Want to Use The Bluetooth Logo on Your Product? In order to do so, you have to navigate the maze of requirements from Bluetooth SIG [...]
(3 minute read time) “Getting old is so much fun!” Said no one ever! My mom just turned 80 this year. It seems that there is always at least a portion of every phone call with my mother devoted to her laundry list of aches, pains and ailments. She has to sleep in a chair [...]
The truth is — anyone who tells you they’ve got IoT all figured out is lying. While no one can “know it all”, Breadware is the most complete resource for all things related to product development and the Internet of Things (IoT). We’ve selected pieces that answer the biggest questions you may have about IoT [...]
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 [...]
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.
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.