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May 2017

IFTTT Is Now a Free-for-All for Innovation

IFTTT has just opened its platform to thousands of individual developers with a new, free Maker tier allowing anyone to sign-up and build and publish Applets with more than 430 service APIs that are currently on the platform.It follows the…

Google URL Shortener

It was found to be violating our Terms of Service.Click here and here for more information about our terms and policies respectively. Google URL Shortener at goo.gl is used by Google products to create short URLs that can be easily shared,…

Nine IoT Use Cases Changing the World

Every new device now seems to be “smart.”Commercial or consumer; factory, home, or street corner; equipment, machines, appliances, electronics, databases, and software are all now connected to the internet.Whether you now have, will soon…

Packet Radio, Docker, and Raspberry Pi

Installing and configuring ax25 for the Raspberry Pi and Winlink clients that use ax25 like paclink-unix or Pat can be done and work well, but the steps, as, for example, documented in this comprehensive guide for building and installing…

Cloud Based People Counter

This project uses a USB webcam and MATLAB to develop a people tracking algorithm that uses the ThingSpeak IOT platform.The people counter uses functions from the Computer Vision System Toolbox to detect and track the human faces.The unique…