Opinions & People

Individual articles by people sharing their opinions on technology related the Internet of Things

Smart Glass

Smart glasses that connect to the cloud

First-person augmented reality is finally here. The Vuzix Smart Glass M100 is apparently the world’s first, commercially-available, hands-free display and communications system that can link users to the Cloud....
SCOUT

Doctor In Your Pocket Called SCOUT

Scanadu, a company based at the NASA-Ames Research Centre, has developed a home diagnostic tool called SCOUT to study the vital signs that reflect your health condition. Just hold...
Wristband Larklife

A wristband that tracks your life

Larklife wristband (one for day, one for night) tracks your activity, diet and sleep; analyse the information holistically and provide personalised recommendations to improve your lifestyle. Larklife provides context-aware advice...
LED

Easy and intelligent LED bulbs

You can control these light-emitting diode (LED) bulbs with your mobile phone – and no, we are not talking of complex building-wide lighting solutions. ILumi is a simple LED-based bulb...
RFID

The Internet of Things, Beyond RFID

The Internet of Things is by no means a new topic. However, the initial definition no longer holds true today as a sea change has happened in the last...
IPv6

Are You Ready to Transit to IPv6?

What is IPv6, what if you don’t transit to it and how to do it best—find out! By Dilin Anand Internet protocol (IP) is a system of rules by which data...
Products

Connected Products of Internet of Things

At one point of time, the definition of the Internet of Things (IoT) revolved around radio frequency identification (RFID) tags and applications monitoring them. Slowly, it has evolved to...
QR Codes

QR Codes: Funky-Looking Signs Fuelling the Internet of Things

A garment outlet at the mall sported a very fashionable, square-shaped sign printed very boldly near the entrance. I snapped a shot with my phone, and went straight to...
IoT

Enabling the Internet of Things in an Automobile

Chetan Maini, founder, chief of technology and strategy, Mahindra Reva, speaks to Dilin Anand and Ashwin Gopinath of EFY about Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled smart car like the new...