This post is an excerpt of the Chapter 4 of “Getting Started with Embedded Systems” in Building the Web of Things, a Manning book by Dominique Guinard and Vlad Trifa. There are two broad categories of physical objects in the Web of Things: tagged objects and connected objects. The first category comprises various tagging technologies that are attached to a product, such as barcodes, QR codes, NFC or RFID tags, IR/AR and so on. In this case, objects are not directly connected to the web but only passively, because there’s a need for another device or application to interact with...
Super excited to announce that @EVRYTHNG now supports one of the most disruptive tech I've seen in the #IoT: @WiliotHQ battery-free low-cost #Bluetooth tags. evrythng.com/wiliot-and-evr… #DigitalLink #batteryFree #ble
Probably a good time for a shameless plug to remind everyone that the @EVRYTHNG platform fully supports using and managing large scale #physicalWeb #beacons deployments here is to how: developers.evrythng.com/docs/… #iot #smartTags @phwassoc
With HTTP/2 being rolled out it is time to think about HTTP/3 and there is good news for the #IoT and the #WebofThings: it is based on UDP and hence more lightweight and a better fit for a number of IoT use cases. nordicapis.com/what-is-coming… @webofthings pic.twitter.com/1RNmchixJl