How to Childproof the IoT

By Eivind Sivertsen November 14, 2018

The Nordic-powered micro:bit is helping international researchers better understand how the digital native children of today expect to interact with connected devices in order to create a safer space to learn.

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How IoT is changing car insurance

By Get Connected Blog March 28, 2018

Safe young drivers are often unfairly priced out of car insurance and therefore owning a car simply because of their age. One smart device could provide the answer.

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Topics: IoT

Edge & Fog Computing Explained

By John Leonard January 17, 2018

By crunching data at or near its source, resources that may not be continuously connected to a network such as laptops, smartphones, tablets and sensors can be utilized to optimize Cloud computing systems.

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The human factors of implementing IoT projects

By Get Connected Blog June 21, 2017

A new study from Cisco reveals that almost three-quarters of IoT projects are facing failure. Reasons for success were more to do with people and relationships than technology.

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Develop IoT products with ease

By Pär Håkansson June 6, 2017

Keen entrepreneurs can now test out IoT ideas without any programming or hardware knowledge. The Nordic Thingy:52 is the development kit the IoT was waiting for!

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Secure IoT commissioning: How hard can it be?

By Torbjørn Øvrebekk February 8, 2017

One of the most critical parts of IoT security is the commissioning process. Secure communication depends on getting this stage right, but the best products successfully balance this need with ease-of-use.

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Firmware updates for smart technologies

By Pär Håkansson February 1, 2017

In the fast-moving world of the Internet of Things, it’s more important than ever to make sure you can keep your products up to date quickly, securely and easily. Updating firmware remotely brings benefits to both companies and consumers.

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IoT predictions for 2017

By Get Connected Blog January 20, 2017

To kick off the new year, we peek inside our office crystal ball and preview the IoT trends we expect to be talking about much more over the coming 12 months.

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Free IoT devices from your phone using IPv6

By Pär Håkansson November 9, 2016

As more connected devices come onto the market there is a growing need to ensure that IoT devices can stand on their own two feet, and not rely on connections that might not always be available. IPv6 is the technology that will achieve this.

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Hearables: More than just headphones

By Get Connected Blog October 26, 2016

While Bluetooth headsets were the original wearable, in-ear technology has largely stood still since then. Until now. We take a look at some of the emerging contenders in the new market for hearables, which go way beyond music playback and seek to improve your workflow and your personal health.

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Topics: IoT, Insider, wearables, cool stuff

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