Can the work environment be improved with IoT?

I had the honor of delivering a 15-minute keynote at the EU Tech Chambers IoT Alliance event Safety at work with IoT. I talked about how IoT can change work-life for people working with forwarders in the forestry industry, focusing on how IoT can improve the future working environment for not only these drivers but …

me-of-things sensors

Me of Things -the power in your personal internet of things

Me of Things is one of the new cool trends related to IoT. Sensors that we wear, sensors that we sleep with. Sensors that are either a part of your clothes or gadgets. Sensors that can be embedded in your hairbrush or pillow. These sensors, related closely to you, hence the name me of things, …

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Why do we need 5G for IoT

People sometimes ask me why we need 5G for IoT systems when it comes to IoT. After all, many people I talk to believe that IoT and low data speed are equal and that we, therefore, could use the LTE networks for IoT. I think there are a couple of misunderstandings in that kind of …

The 90s impact on iot

The 90s impact on IoT

Do you remember the 90s? There are some very important milestones to remember from the 90s. Google was founded. The internet took off. The cellular networks were introduced. And perhaps most important, the term the internet of things was introduced.

Cyberattacks on IoT are increasing

In a world where more and more processes are connected, the risk of cyber-attacks against critical infrastructure increases. Sweden is a country with a lot of nature and relatively accessible public networks. With the ease of connecting almost everything today, the risk is that security takes a back seat, and we open the back door …

The IoT-ingredients

IoT -a recipe with three ingredients

I typically explain IoT as a recipe with three ingredients. #1 The sensors First, the sensors, sensors that make it possible to monitor things. Sensors to monitor things like temperature, air quality, humidity and similar. Sensors are like the bread and butter of IoT. Sensors are also, perhaps, the most typical thing we think about …

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IoT ECOSYSTEM

If you have been around this industry for some years, you may have heard the term M2M. Some people say that M2M and IoT are the same things. I’m afraid I have to disagree. The big difference between M2M and IoT is more than the words. M2M is about proprietary systems talking to each other …