Hans on IoT

ThingSpeak, MATLAB, and the Internet of Things

Analyzing Squirrel Behaviour and Weather Forecasting with MATLAB and ThingSpeak

Posted by Hans Scharler,

Lord Kelvin said, “If you can not measure it, you can not improve it.” In Carsten’s project, he built a squirrel feeder complete with sensors and a camera. The “Squirrel Cafe” allows squirrels to lift a cover and take a peanut. When that happens, data gets collected and the feeder tweets its… read more >>

Prototyping IoT Analytics with MATLAB and ThingSpeak

Posted by Hans Scharler,

Rob Purser, our Senior Development Manager for IoT, will be holding a hands-on workshop at this year’s IoT Evolution in Las Vegas. Rob will teach the attendees how to prototype IoT analytics using MATLAB and the IoT platform, ThingSpeak.

The Internet of Things typically involves a discussion of smart devices and… read more >>

Weather Station with Particle, SparkFun, ThingSpeak, and MATLAB

Posted by Hans Scharler,

[Haodong Liang] has released a weather station project with full MATLAB data analysis, device source code, and procedures on Hackster.io. He used the Particle Electron to connect the SparkFun weather station to ThingSpeak anywhere covered by a 2G/3G cellular data network. The project demonstrates how to build your own and… read more >>

ThingSpeak is a New Hackster Platform for Sharing Projects

Posted by Hans Scharler,

Hackster.io announced that ThingSpeak is now a platform on their project sharing website!

The ThingSpeak platform joins the likes of Amazon Echo, ESP8266 Wi-Fi, and Particle.io platform. ThingSpeak users can easily document, share, and reproduce hardware and Internet of Things projects using Hackster.io. We are already off to a great start… read more >>

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