IoT trends to look out for in 2019

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The Internet of Things (IoT) is growing at an exponential rate and being embraced by companies in every sector. Increasingly, IoT technology is providing practical solutions and operational enhancements in both industry and commerce. Gartner predicts that the amount of IoT connected devices will jump from 8 to 20 billion between 2018 and 2020. Here […]

P2P IoT vs. Database-driven IoT – which one to choose?

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Database-driven IoT is when data from the IoT device travels to a centralized server that stores and process the data in a cloud database, as you can see in the illustration above. A use-case could be the current temperature from a thermostat. In this use-case, the thermostat measures the temperature via a sensor and sends […]

Hyperspectral technology and real-time IoT in drones

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Nabto has newly been involved in a bigger research project funded by the European Union, where they are using IoT in drones. The main focus of the project is the development of autonomous systems used in different fields such as automobiles, trains, and farming. Furthermore, the goal is to develop verification and validation tools to […]

Nabto AppMyProduct using FreeRTOS Windows Simulator

Why choose FreeRTOS: FreeRTOS is the market leading real time operating system and the de-facto standard solution for microcontrollers and small microprocessors. Few major Advantages of FreeRTOS are below Provides methods for multiple threads or tasks, mutexes, semaphores and software timers. Thread priorities are supported. Very small memory footprint, low overhead, and very fast execution. […]

Secure App Access to Raspberry Pi Camera

In this post we will show you how to set up a standard USB webcam with a Raspberry Pi (RPI) and the AppMyProduct service for easy access and high security: There are already many good guides out there that demonstrate how to setup a webcam with the RPI – but they all leave the reader […]

Secure P2P remote control of ESP32 WiFi FreeRTOS based Module with AppMyProduct

The ESP32 is a powerful WiFi module from the creators of the successful ESP8266 low-cost WiFi module, Espressif. The creators has released the ESP-IDF (Iot Development Framework) which is a FreeRTOS based core for the module that you can plug your own code and modules into. The ESP32 module is a dual protocol hybrid with […]

CC3200 Two-Way Audio with Android

Texas Instrument’s CC3200 is a single-chip microcontroller unit with built-in Wi-Fi connectivity, created for the Internet of Things. It can run the FreeRTOS operating system and provides a hardware encryption engine. Sounds interesting? It did to us! So we created a demo that is capable of streaming two-way audio between the CC3200 and an Android […]

Remote control your Arduino MEGA and Wiznet Ethernet with AppMyProduct

Summary: With this article you will learn how to create a firmware and an app to securely Internet remote control (from inside AND outside your home network) an Arduino MEGA board with a Ethernet Shield. The IoT communication infrastructure used for this is AppMyProduct.com a Software as a Service, Pay as you Go (with free demo licenses) […]

App My Pi – AppMyProduct Heat Control Demo on Your Raspberry Pi

Have you ever wanted to connect and remote control an embedded device in real-time, like for example your Raspberry Pi? Are you concerned about the security of your communication, but still want to quickly develop high-quality apps? With our IoT application platform AppMyProduct we provide the solution for you! To give you an impression, we […]