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What could local network services for the Indie IoT look like?

Peter Hoddie calls for (local area) networking services to enable the Indie IoT -- an excellent direction of inquiry. Let's explore what implications this has. [As for context, I have been using the term "Indie IoT" to describe a so-far aspirational Internet of Things that is controlled by the owners of IoT devices, not by…

Connectivity for the Internet of Things

Let me say it up front: I don't think the internet-of-things is being deployed for reals in the home by many people at this point. My argument is simple: nobody ever talks about the number one frustration that I have in my home, and I don't think I'm unique: WiFi coverage, or the lack thereof.…