Archive of posts regarding iot
Because many of the devices in the IoT are headless and have limited ability to interact with their owners, there needs to be a way to authenticate them without passwords, and without the shortcomings of the existing 0000 and 1234 problems in the Bluetooth world.
Where the Internet of Things meets locations in the physical world, I envision scores of devices networking together to make life more efficient
Using an Electric Imp and two Vegetronix VH400 soil moisture sensors, I am now able to monitor the water content of two locations in my garden.
The Internet of Things is imagined to be a interconnection of sensors and physical devices of all kinds into the world’s information systems: a collection of machine-to-machine communication devices used to gather and distribute information about the world, contrasted with the human-machine interactions making up the bulk of today’s Internet.... [read more]