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bots! bots! bots!

Whether we realize it or not, we have been interacting with bots, especially voice bots, for some time now. The somewhat annoying voice-prompter of some airline support lines (the ones that have enough voice-recognition ability to hear me yelling “Customer Service!”) are powered by types of bots. Cookie Monster taught us how to use “Hey […]

Developer Digest 2

Brian and Ed cover the latest news in the development community including: Microsoft, Angular 2, NativeScript, and a creative IoT project.

Getting Physical with the Beacon-Enabled Web

I’ve been intrigued by beacon technology since I received my first developer kit of Estimote beacons in the mail. Beacons contain so much potential in such a small package! Recently, beacons, and platforms to host them, have started proliferating in the Maker movement and have started to appear in retail stores such as Alex and […]

The Future of Beacons and Mobile

If you have any retail-oriented apps installed on your phone, you may have had the experience of being bombarded by notifications when you are at a shopping mall. For instance, every time I so much as drive by our local mall, the RetailMeNot app makes my phone go bananas – popping notifications all over the […]

A Guided Tour of Windows 10 IoT Core

At //Build 2015, Microsoft demonstrated a version of Windows running on a Raspberry Pi 2 board. They released a preview version of the OS and supported two boards from the start, including the MinnowBoard Max. A second build arrived in June that included an easier flashing tool, SSH and numerous bug fixes. It’s worth noting that […]

Eat Sleep Code – Season 1, Episode 1

Guests Alex Bezuska and Eric Lathrop talk about game development and Jen Looper joins the show to talk about gaming with the internet of things (IoT).

8 Key Findings About IoT Development

Wouldn’t it be cool if we could create a device that uses a microprocessor (maybe by analyzing our brain waves) that could predict trends in the future? Progress, the parent company of Telerik, commissioned a report based on interviews conducted with 675 application developers regarding their experience with the Internet of Things. The report tries […]

AppBuilder, Beacons, and the Internet of Things

This slide deck is from a portion of a presentation covering IoT and the Telerik Platform that was delivered as part of the TelerikNEXT conference in Boston in 2015. This segment covers beacons and the various ways that the Telerik Platform can help in consuming data provided by several IoT devices.

Connect a Mobile App and a Spark Core – An International IoT Day Project

It’s the Fifth Annual International Internet of Things Day! If you’re not familiar with this worldwide celebration of all Things Internet, you can learn about it here. According to this website, “the time is now to start having the important conversations on the technologies, security, data privacy, and enormous potential that an ‘Internet of Things’ […]