Internet of Things

The Combination of JIT and IoT Will Help Your Startup Compete

By | Nov 1, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Just-in-time manufacturing, otherwise known as JIT, began as a consequence of the limited resources and humble startup capital available to industries in post-war Japan. Plants had to abandon the en masse manufacturing style associated with traditional factories in favor of …

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5 Weird Devices Connected Through the Internet of Things

By | Sep 28, 2016 at 4:30 pm

The Internet of Things has become a staple of innovative companies. If you want to make an impact on your market, you need to make sure you can contribute to this network of connected devices. From home security systems to smart thermometers, there is…

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Essential Things to Know Before Launching an IoT Product

By | Sep 26, 2016 at 11:00 am

The IoT industry is close to hitting between $263 billion and $19 trillion by 2020-2025. Some of the major brands like Adobe, are already shipping their first IoT products to the mass market. While the niche certainly appears ripe and the consumer demand is…

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What Can Startups Do with IoT? 

By | Sep 7, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Internet of Things platform software is an emerging market with many types of buyers, from central IT to various lines of business. They all have different objectives, project types and criteria for success. This makes it challenging for service providers to set a simple…

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For the Internet of Things, an Opportunity in Industrial Manufacturing

By | Aug 25, 2016 at 2:15 pm

The plugged-in world has churned out huge opportunities for businesses. As the Internet of Things (IoT) spreads, its applications in businesses are on the rise. From finding new ways to connect devices to analyzing and accessing data with an IoT dashboard, IoT has helped…


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The Internet of Things is the Great Equalizer for Startups

By | Aug 11, 2016 at 9:00 pm

When new technology hits the market, early adopters often find themselves carrying the burden of high development costs. But over time, industries mature, technologies evolve, and more players enter the fray. And once variety and competition rise, costs drop drastically. The …

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The Internet of Things Is a Necessity for Your Ecommerce Startup

By | Jul 29, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Rapid technological advances have proliferated today’s world in each and every sector. The Internet of Things (IoT) is one such revolutionary technology which has touched a variety of sectors and millions of lives through its astounding simplicity and efficiency. While many …

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The Harvard Startup Disrupting Big Data and the Internet of Things

By | Aug 10, 2016 at 3:00 pm

For a company to succeed, it is essential that their practices are data-driven. For many companies, that means harnessing insights from Big Data. Addressing this issue head-on is Harvard-incubated Experfy. Cofounded by Harpreet Singh and Sarabjot Kaur, Experfy has built a …

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The New Tech That’s Disrupting the Garbage Collection Industry

By | Aug 10, 2016 at 12:30 pm

The accumulation, transportation, and storage of waste on this planet is a growing problem. The United States alone generates 230 million tons of garbage annually, equaling 4.6 pounds of waste per person daily. While we may take it for granted, municipal solid waste (MSW)…

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IoT Technology Should Be Standard for All Startups

By | Aug 1, 2016 at 3:30 pm

With everyone talking about the Internet of Things (IoT), it’s no wonder organizations have begun dabbling in the revolutionary technology. But with the benefits becoming more and more apparent every day, do startups need to take advantage before it’s too late? …


This Startup Created the Ultimate Open-Source Prototyping Product

By | Jul 29, 2016 at 1:19 pm

The world has become a technologically focused place. Unless you’ve set up shop in a cabin in the woods, your life is likely filled with gadgets, wearables, devices, and doodads that control everything from your TV to your laptop. And with all this technology,…

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Manage Your Child’s Schedule with Octopus by Joy

By | Jul 18, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Having children is a notoriously exhausting experience. While the joy your little ones bring you is unmatched, the scheduling, the rescheduling, and the re-rescheduling is enough to make even the most level-headed parent crack from time to time. You’ve tried rewards, …

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6 Major Failure Points for the Internet of Things

By | Jul 15, 2016 at 11:05 am

Deployment failures are often experienced by enterprises when they are exploring and implementing Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. This phenomenon has been experienced in various industries from healthcare, automotive to industrial equipment manufacturers. We try to point out …

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Z-Wave Labs Competition to Push Entrepreneurs Forward

By | Jul 14, 2016 at 2:30 pm

The tech industry has many ways of disrupting from the inside – whether it’s with competitions used to raise awareness to those underrepresented in the industry, or with programs to help guide marginalized entrepreneurs through the beginning phases of their startups. …

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The Internet of Things Is Perfect for Company Security

By | Jul 13, 2016 at 8:00 pm

When you think of the Internet of Things, or IoT, you likely picture everything from smart homes to comprehensive entertainment systems – technology geared for consumers, not for companies. However, nothing could be further from the truth. Businesses can benefit from this …

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Does Your Company Need to Worry About the Internet of Things?

By | Oct 28, 2015 at 6:01 pm

You don’t need to look far to see what is currently troubling us, a quick glance at the most popular search terms on Google shows that we’re all a little confused by the Internet of Things (IoT). Many of us don’t know what it…

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Monkey: DIY Smart Lock for Apartment Dwellers

By | Oct 25, 2015 at 8:08 pm

There are a lot of smart lock options out there and more and more homes are becoming keyless. However, most of the smart locks available have one big drawback, they don’t work for people who live in apartment buildings and have to unlock more than…