The EdgeX Foundry Device C SDK enables device services with one set of packages. EdgeX Foundry offers the means to build IoT edge computing applications. This platform provides plug-and-play components that facilitate the deployment of IoT products and includes the files to manage, containerize, and initialize services. The latest version is 0.7.1.
In signs of the growing competitiveness in the connected home/Internet of Things market, smart thermostat maker Nest has attempted a shot across the bow by launching a developer program – that won’t actually come online until “early 2014”. The news was announced at last week’s CEDIA Expo, on the same day that iControl and EcoFactor launched a partnership in direct competition to Nest.
Last week, Microsoft announced that it is shuttering Microsoft Band and Microsoft Health Dashboard apps and services effective May 31. Band users will be able to export their data before that date, and some active users will be eligible to receive a refund for their troubles.