We speak IoT – Official Blog
At WeSpeakIoT.com we talk about the Internet of Things in general, the market, the history, the future impact on our economy, our environment, our lives. We deliver reports about news and events, provide insights into the technology and offer a broader perpective on all IoT related topics.
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Smart-parking: added value for car park and car sharing businesses
by Oliver Klimek on 16th August 2017 at 10:05 am
Engineers from Bosch and Daimler are currently experimenting with how a car finds its way through a public car park. For car park owners, this technology offers new potential added value for their business. The post Smart-parking: added value for car park and car sharing businesses appeared first on We speak IoT. […]
Battery-free future: How to keep the Internet of Things running?
by Dennis Knake on 11th August 2017 at 8:34 am
Microprocessors getting faster, cheaper and more energy efficient thus enabling more and more smaller devices to be equipped with smart technologies. As if that is not enough, experts now say, the classic battery has to vanish. Besides the question of how to power those devices, we're facing another challenge: what software would work on such low-energy devices? The post Battery-free future: How to keep the Internet of Things running? appeared first on We speak IoT. […]
Digitization: We’re beating around the bush
by Uwe Kühnel on 1st August 2017 at 12:52 pm
Recently I, once again, had the pleasure of participating in an event devoted entirely to the subject of digitization. Core thesis: Digitization comes faster than expected. So far so good. However, I had certain misgivings about the practical relevance of the thesis. I was proven right The post Digitization: We’re beating around the bush appeared first on We speak IoT. […]
If Skynet awakes, it probably hits you in the car wash first
by Dennis Knake on 28th July 2017 at 2:10 pm
A serious security issue relating fully automated car washes made the headlines this week: Researches found a way to manipulate internet-connected drive-through car washes that could physically attack vehicles and their passengers. The problem: configuration of the machines could be changed online. A decentralized system could have avoided that. The post If Skynet awakes, it probably hits you in the car wash first appeared first on We speak IoT. […]
W3C meeting in Düsseldorf: Another step towards IoT standardization
by Dennis Knake on 18th July 2017 at 9:32 am
With new ideas, new technologies and new smart products emerging every year, one big challenge for devices in the Internet of Things remains: How can we make them understand each other? A huge number of manufacturers and products using different protocols plus a wide range of platforms with non-interoperable networking technologies are making the IoT too complicated to handle. The post W3C meeting in Düsseldorf: Another step towards IoT standardization appeared first on We speak IoT. […]