Hans on IoT

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Can Things Tell a Story?

Posted by Hans Scharler,

If you look around your house or office, you will see a bunch of things. Things are just sitting there. Things like your coffee maker, toaster, florescent lights, copy machine, alarm clock…
Have you ever noticed that you keep a schedule on Google Calendar, but every night you set your alarm clock? What… read more >>

Device Registration and MAC Addresses 2

Posted by Hans Scharler,

We just added a new feature called Devices. This allows you to register your home-brew devices and receive a globally unique MAC address. Some devices do not come with a MAC address so often the MAC address used is the one that the example source code is using. If you end up putting two Ethernet or… read more >>

ThingSpeak is (Open) 1

Posted by Hans Scharler,

Our things can tell us a story…if they have a voice…if they are connected. What can our things tell us? How about how much power they use? How about if someone is in your house? How about your toaster updating Twitter? A new generation of products and services for “connected… read more >>

Things are Heating Up 2

Posted by Hans Scharler,

No, it’s not summer in North America yet but many people are counting down the days till the weather turns warm, especially with the east coast having just endured a snowy drubbing from Mother Nature!
I’ve been following the concept of an “Internet of Things” for a few years now and…Guys like Bruce Sterling are famous for tracking the future and guys like Linux Torvalds are famous for creating it. What do you see on the horizon, and what will you invent to make it so? We’re excited to have you here at ThingSpeak to help us make this reality our own.