Tag: IoT

Collecting iBeacon Data with Couchbase and Raspberry Pi IoT Devices

Not too long ago I wrote about using Couchbase to synchronize data on an Intel IoT Gateway device.  In this project I was creating a Java application that was installed to an IoT device that had bluetooth and wireless internet...

Embed Couchbase in an IoT Project for Data Synchronization

The Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming all the rage lately. Being able to craft any mechanical device, for example watches, televisions, thermostats, and have them communicate over the internet is the modern age. In this modern age, one thing...

Talking Beacons, IoT, P2P and Couchbase Mobile

Talking Beacons, IoT, P2P and Couchbase Mobile Yesterday I went to Fosdem to talk about Couchbase, IoT, beacons, P2P and the cool things you can do along those lines. Beacons A beacon is an object that can emit a signal...

Let your Devices talk to each other

Last week I was speaking at WebCamp Zagreb, a great conference for developers and designers. I gave a presentation entitled ‘Let your devices talk to each other’. For the demo part I did a very simple message app that syncs automatically...

Internet of Things (IoT), it’s not Big Data

That's right. The Internet of Things is not big data. It's continuous data. If big data is an ocean, continuous data is a tributary. And… A tributary does not flow directly into a sea or ocean. Wikipedia Nor does data...

The Internet of Everything, the Pinnacle of Convergence?

Is the Internet of Everything the pinnacle of convergence? Yes. Yes it is. It's where mobile, IoT / M2M, cloud and big data converge. Where? The smart refrigerator. Again (link). IoT / M2M The smart refrigerator generates data. It generates...