Linux Pursues Internet of Things Initiative

The Linux Foundation recently announced that it will be creating a new open-source project, EdgeX Foundry. This project takes aim at the growing scope of Internet of Things technology by attempting to build a common, open IoT solution framework.The intent of EdgeX Foundry is not to restrain IoT d... [More]

Microsoft Announces IoT Central

In April, Microsoft announced a new service to help alleviate the layers of headaches that can accompany building software for the Internet of Things. The solution, called IoT Central, is touted as an end-to-end, cloud-based software as a service to help developers build and support the back end... [More]

The Rise of Microcontrollers

The demand for microcontrollers will grow substantially over the next five years, according to the findings of a Grand View Research report released last year. These miniature computers discretely control appliances and devices that have to think on their own, such as components in your automobi... [More]