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By ARTIK Team February 20, 2017
How can IoT help people, particularly the elderly, lead healthier lives? One answer arrived with the recent announcement of a new Breezie open platform for senior care, powered by Samsung ARTIK Cloud and the T-Mobile IoT platform.
By Kevin Sharp February 1, 2017
From our post IoT 201: EMC Compliance for IoT Devices, you now have a better idea how to sell your radio-based IoT device legally. In this installment let’s talk about how to sell it successfully.
By Kevin Sharp November 21, 2016
Electro-Magnetic Compatibility (EMC) is the umbrella term for making sure your IoT device does not interfere with or suffer interference from other electronic devices. In this tutorial, we'll take you through the compliance issues you need to be aware of.
By Kevin Sharp November 8, 2016
Taking your IoT design from breadboard to market requires a circuit board design, probably several versions as you iterate your way to product launch. Whether you tackle the job yourself or outsource it, here’s the process that needs to take place and the key decisions that need to be made.
By Kevin Sharp March 30, 2016
In IoT 201: Power Management, Part 1 we built a data-logging power meter based on an ARTIK 5. Now let’s use it to increase the battery life of our IoT designs.
By Kevin Sharp March 14, 2016
Today we kick off our IoT 201 series with tips on how to efficiently draw power from your IoT batteries.
By Kevin Sharp December 8, 2015
In IoT 101: Power Supplies, Part 1 we covered batteries as power sources, IoT devices as loads, and regulator circuits in-between. Today, we return to that design pattern and discuss line power and solar panels as sources, our batteries and devices as loads, and regulator circuits between them. Straight to the source Let’s start with ...
By Kevin Sharp November 19, 2015
You’ve designed the perfect weather station, with all the sensors you could possibly need. How are you going to power it? Unless you’re planning to run a 20-meter extension cord from the garage, you’ll need batteries! In today’s IoT 101 lesson*, we’ll cover everything you need to know about batteries for IoT devices, including how ...
By Kevin Sharp October 7, 2015
Our previous tutorial on building a weather station with ARTIK, Temboo and SAMI showed the entire process of connecting a temperature sensor to an IoT node and streaming the resulting data to an Internet page. In this installment of our IoT 101 series we’ll dig into the sensor portion of that stack. We’ll discuss sensor ...
By Kevin Sharp September 16, 2015
In this installment of our IoT 101 series we discuss how to select network protocols based on the way you want to interact with your IoT. Everything we’ll cover applies to developers of IoT devices and apps, whether or not you’re working with ARTIK. When selecting a networking protocol for your IoT system, it helps ...