The Things Network: IoT Network Going Global (Video)

The Things Network is a Dutch company that, in only 6 weeks, created a free and open network of the Internet of Things covering the entire city of Amsterdam without using 3G, 4G or Wi-Fi. It will soon launch a Kickstarter campaign in order to implement the network worldwide.

The Things Network is a Dutch company that, in only 6 weeks, created a free and open network of the Internet of Things covering the entire city of Amsterdam without using 3G, 4G or Wi-Fi. It will soon launch a Kickstarter campaign in order to implement the network worldwide. Continue reading “The Things Network: IoT Network Going Global (Video)”

Make It Wearable Part 1: Human Communication (VIDEO)

Whether we’re talking about wearable devices that push the boundaries of personal computing, the topic is both futuristic and vital right now. To spotlight the evolution of such exciting creativity, The Creators Project is exploring the topic in a five-part documentary series called Make It Wearable, in support of Intel’s own Make It Wearable challenge. Continue reading “Make It Wearable Part 1: Human Communication (VIDEO)”

Why Google Bought Nest and What It Could Mean for Your Home (VIDEO)

Google’s $3.2 billion acquisition of Nest, creator of the smart thermostat and smoke detector, caught many industry watchers by surprise. But Google’s move to snap up one of the leading companies in the nascent field of devices that are paving the way for the “Internet of Things” is only surprising if you don’t know what Nest is all about. Continue reading “Why Google Bought Nest and What It Could Mean for Your Home (VIDEO)”