As I started writing this blog, I happened to be watching an episode from the
new season of Black Mirror on Netflix. Black Mirror is a Sci-Fi anthology
series, ala the Twilight Zone, although with a much darker perspective on
both humanity and technology. I found the episode, ‘Most Hated in the
Nation' somewhat apropos to my topic. The episode follows a police detective
investigating the apparent murder of a columnist. This individual has been
deluged with social media hate diatribes that would seem familiar to many. As
the investigation continues, more mysterious deaths occur, with the victims
all being targets of similar social media anger. Meanwhile, in the
background, there are various news stories and visual cuts to ADIs (Autonomic
Drone Insects). These tiny bee-like drones are being deployed throughout the
country to replace the dying bee population, allowing ... (more)
New Solutions in Transportation Span All Five Cs in the IoT Maturity Model
In past @ThingsExpo presentations, Joseph di Paolantonio has explored how
various Internet of Things ( IoT) and data management and analytics (DMA)
solution spaces will come together as sensor analytics ecosystems.
This year, in his session at @ThingsExpo, Joseph di Paolantonio from
DataArchon, will be adding the numerous Transportation areas, from autonomous
vehicles to "Uber for containers." While IoT data in any one area of
Transportation will have a huge impact in that area, combining sensor
Donna Yasay, President of HomeGrid Forum, discussed with a panel of
technology peers how certification programs are at the forefront of
interoperability, and the answer for vendors looking to keep up with today's
growing industry for smart home innovation.
"To ensure multi-vendor interoperability, accredited industry certification
programs should be used for every product to provide credibility and quality
assurance for retail and carrier based customers looking to add ever
increasing numbers of devices to the home network," commented Yasay. "The
successful global adoption of th... (more)
@ThingsExpo has been named the Top Most Influential Internet of Things 'Media
Brand' by Onalytica in the ‘The Internet of Things Landscape: Top 100
Individuals and Brands.'
Onalytica analyzed Twitter conversations around the IoT debate to uncover the
most influential brands and individuals driving the conversation.
Intel and Cisco have been named the world's most influential IoT brands,
followed by SYS-CON Media's global IoT event, @ThingsExpo as the world's most
influential IoT media brand.
Onalytica captured data from 56,224 users. The PageRank based methodology
they use to ... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that Hitrons Solutions will exhibit at the
19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1-3, 2016,
at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Hitrons Solutions Inc. is distributor in the North American market for unique
IoT products and services of small and medium-size businesses, including
cloud services and solutions, SEO marketing platforms, and mobile
For more information, visit http://www.hitronsinc.com.
@ThingsExpo - The World's Largest 'Internet of Things' Event, November 1-3,
2016, at the S... (more)
Leveraging WebRTC for the Internet of Things
Web Real-Time Communication APIs have quickly revolutionized what browsers
are capable of. In addition to video and audio streams, we can now
bi-directionally send arbitrary data over WebRTC's PeerConnection Data
With the advent of Progressive Web Apps and new hardware APIs such as
WebBluetooh and WebUSB, we can finally enable users to stitch together the
Internet of Things directly from their browsers while communicating privately
and securely in a decentralized way.
In his session at WebRTC Summit, Luis Montes, founder and... (more)