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Yet Analytics Builds Upon the DoD’s Experience API

Yet Analytics Builds Upon the DoD’s Experience API

... the growth in wearables , augmented reality and the IoT , the team realised the value of making the data work together. The Yet Analytics team spent 9 months incorporating xAPI into Yet Core, which is a data architecture that standardises data, “making it smart before it hits the database.” Since xAPI can be used for training in any ...

Tado Launches API, IFTTT Integration for Smart Thermostats

Tado Launches API, IFTTT Integration for Smart Thermostats

... ways. "Connected devices and dedicated applications (IoT) are arising everywhere, and the future is clear: The vast majority of today's products will become online products,” tado founder and CEO Christian Deilmann explained . "The key differentiator between a good product and a great product will be the digital user experience — how good is ...

The Hive Employs APIs to Transform Role of Venture Capital in API Economy

The Hive Employs APIs to Transform Role of Venture Capital in API Economy

... The Hive also sees the rise of The Internet of Things (IoT) as a major opportunity. As it becomes simpler to collect data across any number of industries, start-ups can more easily gather the critical mass of data required to drive a next-generation predictive analytics application. With demand for Big Data applications expected to rise ...

Marvell Targets Apple's HomeKit With IoT SDK

Marvell Targets Apple's HomeKit With IoT SDK

... SDK for HomeKit is available though its EZ-Connect IoT Platform . This includes the company's 88MC200 microcontroller and advanced Avastar 88W8801 Wi-Fi system-on-chip. The SDK lets developers tap into the power of these chips. Marvell says they are cost effective, easy to use and flexible and will lead to connected devices that can interact with ...

SOA Software Rebrands as Akana to Reflect Company Direction

SOA Software Rebrands as Akana to Reflect Company Direction

... Things turning a corner in terms of business use cases. “IoT is really nothing more than an API-enabled platform for extending data to the things that are being used to deliver value to users. There is no IoT without APIs, and just about every piece of data that gets moved into a device will get there with an API,” he wrote at the start of the ...

SAP Extends Mobile App Development Reach

SAP Extends Mobile App Development Reach

... mobile computing, the cloud, and the Internet of Things (IoT) all coming together in a way that promotes the emergence of what it calls a Network Economy. Under that premise, backend services running on the SAP HANA platform will enable a raft of mobile applications that, in effect, create a virtual cycle between business-to-business (B2B) applications ...

PubNub, IBM Partnership Highlights IoT Emphasis

PubNub, IBM Partnership Highlights IoT Emphasis

... for the Internet of Things, shows an increased emphasis on IoT.  Announcing this at the IBM InterConnect 2015 conference , Doron Sherman, Vice President of Business Development at PubNub, says that even though PubNub has existing partnerships with a wide variety of platform-as-a-service (PaaS) platforms, the alliance with IBM is significant because ...

Canonical Starts to Build IoT Ecosystem

Canonical Starts to Build IoT Ecosystem

... that promises to make it easier to both build and manage IoT applications. Maarten Ectors, vice president of connected devices for Canonical, says the challenge with IoT these days is that rather than being an actual platform for developing applications, the IoT as developers see it is more akin to the Internet of isolated things. To address ...

CloudRail Extends API with Box.com Integration and Node.js SDK

CloudRail Extends API with Box.com Integration and Node.js SDK

... platform into other industries like Internet of Things (IoT) and Industry 4.0 where interoperability will be a huge pain point for the developer community.” The Box.com integration and Node.js SDK are available at http://www.cloudrail.com CloudRail Extends API with Box.com Integration and Node.js SDK ...

Octoblu IoT Platform Opens APIs to Developers

Octoblu IoT Platform Opens APIs to Developers

Octoblu, an Internet of Things (IoT) cross-protocol network/platform, is now openly available to developers wanting to connect “everything to everything.” Since its initial announcement in July and its subsequent acquisition by enterprise IT company Citrix, the IoT-API-enabled platform Octoblu has been softly ...

New Smart City Global Hackathon Encourages Dev API Use

New Smart City Global Hackathon Encourages Dev API Use

... Opus is also encouraging developers to try the Node-RED IoT visual programming tool and will bring IoT devices like Arduinos and Raspberry Pi to the event so that participants can experiment. ( UPDATE: All challenges will also be able to make use of free access to the IBM Bluemix platform .) But Can Individual City Challenges Solve Smart ...

Systemline Music Server API Brings IoT to AV Systems

Systemline Music Server API Brings IoT to AV Systems

... help it be successful in the emerging Internet of Things (IoT) Market. Systemline needs to attract custom installation companies who make its S7 music system part of much larger automation projects that also incorporate the home's lighting, heating, cinema and alarm systems. Having a flexible and open API allows installers to create unique solutions ...

Sony Lifelog API Aims to Create Vibrant Wearable Ecosystem

Sony Lifelog API Aims to Create Vibrant Wearable Ecosystem

... Mobile The rapidly expanding Internet of Things (IoT), widespread adoption of smartphones and growing interest by consumers in personal health/quantified self has led to a booming worldwide smartwatch and wristband market. Gartner predicts that by 2016 the wearable fitness and personal health devices market will be about $5 billion, and ...

Okidokeys Launches API for Smart Locks

Okidokeys Launches API for Smart Locks

... is what will make the Internet of Things (IoT) a reality for the average user," Pascal Metivier, the founder and CEO of Okidokeys, said in a news release . "So many developers have fantastic ideas for creating innovative software solutions for the people who use our Smart-Locks, and we want to make it as easy as possible for them to ...

PubNub Rolls Out SDK for IoT Platforms

PubNub Rolls Out SDK for IoT Platforms

... makes it possible to more easily build Internet of Things (IoT) applications by allowing devices based on Atmel processors to access the PubNub data stream network using the APIs that PubNub has created. While PubNub has created SDKs for a variety of processors used in embedded systems, Greene says the Atmel support is significant because Atmel has ...

AT&T Pitches IoT as Developers' Next Money Maker

AT&T Pitches IoT as Developers' Next Money Maker

... M2X Data Service , the company's first Internet of Things (IoT) managed service for developers. The M2X Data Service lets developers use AT&T's cloud to collect, analyze and share data generated by connected devices. Further, AT&T is offering new design tools aimed at making it easier for enterprise developers to create new IoT solutions for their ...

Restlet Java Framework Debuts Version 2.3

Restlet Java Framework Debuts Version 2.3

... to create and use APIs for mobile, web, desktop and IoT applications. The 100,000-member-strong API development community has downloaded the project over 2 million times. This version constitutes the most significant upgrade to the Apache-licensed Restlet Framework in the last year. “Congratulations to the open source API development community ...

Big Data Comes to Retail Via SwiftIQ Daypart API

Big Data Comes to Retail Via SwiftIQ Daypart API

... and more sustainable supermarket industry practices. With IoT and big data, APIs are increasingly bridging the gap between insights gathered online and in the physical world. Watching how SwiftIQ is enabling these technologies is useful for businesses in any industry to get a better look at what is over the horizon. Big Data Comes to Retail Via ...