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  • Getting to know NodeMCU and its DEVKIT board
    This article introduces the open source IoT development board called NodeMCU. One of its most unique features is that it has built-in support for wifi connectivity, and hence makes IoT application development much easier. While Arduino boards might provide greater flexibility, NodeMCU boards provide a more consistent and accessible experience for IoT develop […]
  • Build a PHP app that uses GPS data from an IoT device
    Are you a PHP developer who is interested in building IoT applications? It can be difficult to get started. This tutorial will help you get started by taking you step-by-step through the process of building a PHP-powered, IBM Bluemix IoT application that subscribes to location data that connected devices send to the IBM Watson IoT Platform. The app then conv […]
  • Identifying and preventing threats to your IoT devices
    Internet of Things (IoT) devices are often placed in insecure locations and communicate through insecure networks. In this article, you learn what the main threats to IoT devices are and some ideas about how to deal with them. […]

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