The Helium Network Flies High Through Cryptocurrency The largest long range WAN is built from hundreds of thousands of distributed hotspots that provide wireless coverage and support communication for IoT devices. Based on blockchain technology, hotspot owners earn cryptocurrency depending on how their devices are used.
Low Power WAN Yields High Energy Monitoring Solution Data aggregation and low-power networks enable energy companies to roll out Internet of Things-enabled devices that bring visibility into their operations. With a focus on optimization and predictive maintenance, these technologies and the emerging LoRaWAN standard can protect their investments.
New Orleans Stalls Heat and Rain Damage with IoT Living in the Big Easy means living with the good and the bad weather of a subtropical climate. IoT sensors are helping the city track flooding and high temperatures to protect residents in danger zones and revitalize neighborhoods through better planning and development.
Smart City Taps IoT to Monitor Environment and Crowds at Popular Lake Smart cities can transform how cities maintain their services and interact with their citizens. IoT technologies are allowing one Australian city to track water quality, crowd density, and waste levels at a popular local lake to ensure the health of the environment and the public.
A Blueprint for Smart Communities: Understanding the Municipal IoT To realize the potential of smart cities, public agencies will need to work together and figure out the Municipal Internet of Things.