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In this connected world, the proliferation of intelligent devices has created a market for entirely new solutions based on Machine-to-Machine (M2M) technology, or more broadly the Internet of Things (IoT). This IoT community site on is a place to highlight the efforts of the IoT community, share information, and point developers to IoT resources.

Community News & Announcements

IoT Developer Challenge
[Posted Mar 14, 2014]

This Challenge gives developers a chance to win one of 12 trips to JavaOne 2014 by creating a Java Embedded application. Enter before May 30th at

[Posted Feb 24, 2014]

Raspberry Pi Projects: Raspberry Pi +Java + NTX2 Radio Transmitter
Beaglebone Black Radio Challenge

MOOC: Develop Java Applications Using a Raspberry Pi
[Posted Feb 19, 2014]

This new free online course will be available on March 31st. Java experts Stephen Chin, Jim Weaver, Simon Ritter, Angela Caicedo, and Tom McGinn will lead you through lectures and basic exercises. Order your equipment and register today for the class!


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Cisco IoE
 2014-04-18 06:00

Many people take the term “Internet of Things” too literally, and assume that IoT is about the...
Automated Home
 2014-04-18 00:02

‘Shortcut’ is a new smart home app just launched this month that allows you to...
 2014-04-17 23:01

Bitalino, from Portuguese biosensor producer Plux, is a development platform designed specifically...
 2014-04-17 16:38

[Marcus Olsson] of slickstreamer made a battery-powered temperature logger using ThingSpeak to...
Cisco IoE
 2014-04-17 11:17

Tom Touchet, CEO of City24/7, shares his perspective on the Internet of Everything.  When the...
SmartThings Reimagine Real
 2014-04-17 10:29

When an easy and open smart home automation platform, a wireless HiFi stereo system, and vibrant...
 2014-04-17 09:41

Apple is a control freak. Which might come as a surprise to manufacturers of iBeacon devices, who...
 2014-04-17 04:42

Organized by Science, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network, a non for profit organization...
 2014-04-17 02:26

Amazon announced last week that it would be expanding its same-day grocery delivery service, Amazon...
 2014-04-16 14:17

Primo‘s team sent us exciting news from their HQ about their contribution to the open source...
Automated Home
 2014-04-16 03:33

The new TRF-ZW1 Z-Wave Extender is designed to be an integrated part of URC’s Total...
 2014-04-15 13:53

Interacting with objects in a new way has always been the main focus of Digital Habits, a design...
 2014-04-15 11:41

Ring is a gesture control device that, as you might expect, fits on your finger. It’s a bit...
Cisco IoE
 2014-04-15 08:00

Today the Internet of Things (IoT) is everywhere: you can easily see smart meters on houses,...
 2014-04-15 01:18

Waspmote sensor nodes connect with smartphones and tablets for remote monitoring REDWOOD CITY,...
 2014-04-14 22:57

The team at CAO Gadgets deserves some kudos for bravery -- it’s not easy to take on one of the most...
 2014-04-14 21:39

Unnumbered Sparks was a large, interactive sculpture installation on display at the 30th...
 2014-04-14 20:41

BinCam, a research project from Newcastle University, gives a new meaning to the term “e-waste.”...
SmartThings Reimagine Real
 2014-04-14 14:38

PCMag just gave SmartThings an “excellent” rating and an Editors’ Choice award–a...
Cisco IoE
 2014-04-14 08:00

In my role as Cisco’s Chief Futurist, I get many questions about what the future holds and how new...
 2014-04-14 03:45

 2014-04-14 02:11

It’s been a couple of weeks since we celebrated with all of you the beginning of our tenth...
Automated Home
 2014-04-14 00:36

Two Germany entrepreneurs have launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter for a new high...
adafruit industries
 2014-04-14 00:00

Fast Company posted about the latest project out of MIT’s Tangible Media Group: shape-...
 2014-04-13 11:44

Proximity-based experiences challenge mobile designers to think of the user experience in new ways...
 2014-04-11 11:39

Mike Buss used an Arduino Duemilanove, Parallax RFID reader, micro servo, and piezo electric...
 2014-04-11 09:23

By Freescale Staff More than 2,000 embedded enthusiasts joined us at the 2014 Freescale...
SmartThings Reimagine Real
 2014-04-11 07:33

We’re very excited to announce three new additions to SmartThings Labs: TCP Lighting, Quirky Pivot...
SmartThings Reimagine Real
 2014-04-11 07:30

Not only is SmartThings compatible with hundreds of smart devices from a variety of manufacturers,...
SmartThings Reimagine Real
 2014-04-11 06:40

To celebrate National Pet Day, here are 9 ways that SmartThings can help your pets lead healthier,...
 2014-04-11 06:21

Beacons will change the way our phones respond to proximity – a paradigm change from location...
 2014-04-11 05:46

Guest Column by Tim Groot We have already seen many diverse user cases for beacons ranging from a...
Automated Home
 2014-04-11 02:12

Last september Amazon opened a smart home section on their American site.  Now Amazon UK have...
 2014-04-10 21:03

By Freescale Staff At Freescale, we see the Internet of Things (IoT) as billions of...
Hinkmond Wong
 2014-04-10 14:00

If you ever wondered what I have on my messy Java SE Embedded technology-enabled desk in my office...
SmartThings Reimagine Real
 2014-04-10 11:14

SmartThings CEO Alex Hawkinson discusses how people are creating safer, smarter homes on Bloomberg...
Cisco IoE
 2014-04-10 07:35

With less than 1% of things in the physical world connected to the Internet, there is an incredible...
 2014-04-10 01:22

As some of you have already noticed on our social channels, we are thrilled to announce a new...
 2014-04-09 19:33

By Freescale StaffNinety minutes of design inspiration – that’s how one attendee...
Cisco IoE
 2014-04-09 12:00

This week, Cisco is hosting over 70 companies and organizations for a second annual in-person...