No one can deny that aumobile and smartphone sectors are going to become more connected in days to come. Your car and your smartphone becomes inseparable from you. It can do a lot when driving interstate. Soon healthcare industry must also merge in with these two. Placement of smartphone in the car should also be comfortable for the driver without disturbing his driving much.
True. I think something has changed about the automotive industry over the past few years. As they strive to make their vehicles more smartphone savvy, they seem to be going out of their way to push all the marketing talking points buttons. It pains me to see the doing so -- because, um, aren't there more important problems to solve?
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.