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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…

How might my temperature-driven attic fan look in a Web-of-Things world?

Context When I remodeled my home office, I moved the servers into a closet to get them out of the way. That closet can get quite warm, particularly in the summer. To get the heat out and the servers running, I cut a hole into the ceiling of the closet, and added bathroom ceiling fan…