2017 IoT Summit Chicago Summary

Quotes Who owns the data collected by IoT devices? It seems the majority of speakers said the data is owned by the customer, but the bigger question is who has access to use the data. Legally most IoT companies bury their legal access to the data in the EULA which often are not read or understood by end users. Vendor to vendor [...]


State of Wifi (2017)

I live in a medium sized apartment complex and there are 82 networks in range. Connectivity is erratic and bandwidth varies enough to make netflix/hulu/amazon to switch resolution feeds throughout a show. The graph below is from a program called Wifi Explorer and it visuals the 2.4ghz and 5ghz wifi radio spectrum. Along the [...]


WIFI Signal Degrades More Than You Think


Using Node-Red to send commands to Wifi LED Controllers