People Counting Systems with OpenCV, Python, and Ubidots

Introduction Digital Image Processing is a fast growing software field, part-due to the increase of available Machine Learning techniques that developers can access with the cloud. Having the ability to process digital images with the cloud averts any requirement for dedicated hardware, ultimately making DIP the go-to form of image processing because it is not only the..

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IoT Dashboards – Attributes, Advantages, & Examples

Ubidots IoT dashboards

For the Internet of Things, or any control system, the dashboard or IoT dashboard is the key HMI (Human-Machine Interface) component that organizes and presents digital information from our physical world into a simply understood display on a computer or mobile device. With the help of IoT Dashboards, users and operators can (remotely) monitor and control specific assets and processes, and..

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Ubidots and WIZnet partner for Simple Embedded IoT Solutions

February 22, 2018, Ubidots is pleased to announce its technology partnership with WIZnet, the sole innovator to patent the hardwired TCP/IP technology into a microprocessor chip back in 2001. Since then, a yearly average of 10 million WIZnet chips have been used in various embedded Internet devices worldwide and WIZnet and Ubidots have joined forces..

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The Future is Connected – Connect the dots with Ubidots

February 16th, 2018 – A new day for affordable Cloud IoT Enablement and system integration has dawned for IoT innovators. Today Ubidots realigns our cloud services with a renewed promise to deliver affordable cloud software to value-conscious integrators across the globe. The convergence of physical sensor data with digital analytics is the bedrock for all IoT projects. To..

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Built by Makers; For Makers – BigClown and Ubidots Partner for the 4 D’s of Development

We are all makers, and so are you! January 16th, 2018 – Ubidots and BigClown are thrilled to announce an affordable (and educational) hardware and software solution for makers, innovators, explorers, and educators alike. BigClown and Ubidots were both born from the maker community with innovation not only being a prerequisite but the mission!

Power hybridization; using supercapacitors in tandem with ion-batteries to prolong the active life of UGV systems

Built, tested, and authored by: Namin Shah, guest IoT author at Ubidots.com Edited by: Dr. Daruisz Czarkowski Download the Power Hybridization full paper here Today mechanical electronic devices such as drones and robots are becoming increasingly popular and useful. From life and death, search and rescue operations to entertainment and everything in between these devices..

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Industrial Internet of Things: Efficiencies to Consider

The use of industrial automated machinery and control systems continues to grow as factories and plants implement sensors and actuators to monitor environments and the machines in these spaces. The adoption of technology in these environments has been coined the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). And, as hardware and software solutions continue to drop in..

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Infographic – How IoT Works…and some thoughts to guide your development

The term IoT, short for the Internet of Things, is becoming quite popular as businesses and individuals continue to incorporate internet connected devices into their lives. Amazon’s Alexa is an IoT device as is your smart phone. These commercial products already number in the millions, but the largest growth of IoT expansion can be found..

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Ubidots Announces Embedded Technology Partnership with Zerynth

Ubidots and Zerynth partner embedded solutions with data analytics, and visualizations for your IoT applications. Ubidots is pleased to announce its technology partnership with Zerynth, providers of a suite of professional development tools that support Python or hybrid C/Python firmware development for 32-bit microcontrollers and the most common  development boards: ESP32 and ESP8266, Arduino DUE..

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