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The Internet of Things

The Internet of Things

The old Internet typically connected personal computers. But a radically new Internet is emerging. Some call it an "Internet of Things" (IoT) or "Internet of Everything" (IoE). The IoT won't just connect people: it'll connect "smart" homes, appliances, cars, aircraft (a.k.a. drones)... offices, factories, cities... the world. By some estimates, the IoE will explode into a $19 trillion market in just a few years. If that happens... when that happens... it will transform your life. ¿ You need...

Home Automation For Dummies

Home Automation For Dummies

Data-ism

Data-ism

Coal, iron ore and oil were the fuel of the Industrial Revolution. Today's economies and governments are powered by something far less tangible: the explosive abundance of digital data. Steve Lohr, the New York Times' chief technology reporter, charts the ascent of Data-ism, the dominating philosophy of the day in which data is at the forefront of everything and decisions of all kinds are based on data analysis rather than experience and intuition. Taking us behind the scenes and introducing...

Peoplework: How to run a people-first business in a digital-first world

Peoplework: How to run a people-first business in a digital-first world

Peoplework is a better way to run a business, by putting people first, in a digital-first world. Peoplework is the new revolution, a post-industrial and post-digital revolution that we call the people revolution. Access to the distribution of products and services has been comoditized. Technology is ubiquitous. The people revolution, combined with the impact of the recent digital revolution, provides more people than ever before access to other people. This new people grid, much like the...

How To Smart Home

How To Smart Home

The book explains the key concepts of smart homes and provides a step by step instruction to build an Internet of Things for personal usage. It covers all major technologies and vendors: from Apple HomeKit to Z-Wave, from Google Nest to Bluetooth LE, from OpenRemote to ZigBee. It walks the reader through an actual implementation of a smart home system using state of the art technologies such as tablets, smartphones, a rule engine and the Internet in conjunction with the latest wireline and...

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Google’s Nest Labs plans ‘top secret’ project at new Seattle engineering center

outpost over the next year. Teams in the Seattle area will work on the software side of things, like app and cloud development for Nest’s smart security camera and thermostat. That’s in addition to a “top secret” project that engineers will be ...

Nest Reveals Third Generation Learning Thermostat

The ever-popular Nest Learning Thermostat has now reached its third generation, with the new model being revealed this week. Nest, the company which has almost single-handedly reimagined the common thermostat (at least, according to public awareness and ...

Nest’s third-generation thermostat goes on sale today

Alphabet-owned digital home technologies player Nest has revealed its third-generation thermostat, which now comes with a 40pc larger high-resolution screen and Farsight, a new software feature that displays temperature and time when movement is sensed ...

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