Tag Archives: Internet of Things

The UX of IoT Devices

The UX of IoT Devices

If you’ve survived the gift-giving frenzy of the recent holiday season, then perhaps you gave or received a connected device. Whether it was a smartwatch, an activity tracker, a home appliance, or some other bit of technology, you may be part of the growing user base for consumer IoT devices. These products are intended forRead more

The Internet of Things – Who Cares?

The Internet of Things – Who Cares?

I have always found the term, the “Internet-of-Things” a bit of a misnomer. What does it actually mean? Are things going on the internet and if so why? What is the counterpart of this term? The “Internet-of-People”? Surely IoT is just connectivity added to Things in order to, hopefully, enhance their functionality. This is, inRead more

Create your own adventure – technology that allows you endless freedom to create and play

Create your own adventure – technology that allows you endless freedom to create and play

The­­ start of a new year always brings with it a sense of reflection and excitement for what is next. Being a Canadian living in England, my December holiday time is always about maximizing the real face-to-face time with family and friends.  It may seem strange that I am underlining “face-to-face” but with the advancementRead more

IOT and the Future of Bicycle Security

IOT and the Future of Bicycle Security

Like many of my teammates in the Toronto office, I cycle to work almost every day during the warmer months. It is hands-down my favourite way to travel and experience the city. Since my bicycle is my main source of transportation (and I average about 25km/day) I like to ride a good quality bike toRead more