IoT

What to Talk About With an Engineering Partner

When you decide to take on a business transformation, like implementing an IoT strategy, you’ll likely meet and want to partner with an engineering firm to start your project’s roadmap. Here are some things that they’ll need to know in order to fully understand every component of your project and engineer the best solution possible…

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Emerging Technology; Exciting 2019 Internet of Things Facts

The Internet of Things is growing rapidly. IoT refers to anything and everything connected to the Internet and sharing data. Some of the most common consumer devices that are connected to the Internet are your newer appliances, like your refrigerator or thermostat, or your wearables, like your Fitbit or Apple Watch. Companies like Caterpillar, Inc.…

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IoT & IoMT; Emerging Technologies

How Wearable Technologies Will Shape the Future Earlier this month, Co-Founder Justin Grammens was the panel moderator at the Minnesota Entrepreneur Conference. The topic: emerging technologies. When talking about emerging technology, it’s super cool to talk about AI, robotics and autonomous vehicles. But even cooler, in my opinion, is IoMT (internet of medical things) and its…

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IoT and Data Security

One cannot speak about the Internet of Things without referring to the data collected from the smart devices all around us. This is a key topic of discussion with our clients at Lab651. As I have taught students taking my Internet of Things class at the University of Saint Thomas, what’s so special about the…

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Lab651 Offers IoT Training Courses

As Neil deGrasse Tyson famously states, “There’s no shame in admitting what you don’t know. The only shame is pretending you know all the answers.” When a company embarks on the journey of building a product that is connected to the Internet, there’s a few key points that everyone within the organization should be asking…

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Justin Grammens Speaks at AAUW

I’m extremely blessed to have the opportunity to speak before the The American Association of University Women ( AAUW ) on April 2nd! Nationally, the AAUW has been empowering women as individuals and as a community since 1881. For more than 130 years, we have worked together as a national grassroots organization to improve the…

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Lab Work: UR TURN

As a part of an ongoing series we are starting called “Lab Work”, we will be interviewing a handful of the amazing clients that we are blessed to have the opportunity to support through our experience in Mobile/Cloud Applications and Data Science. This month, we will be talking with Angie Eilers from UR TURN. A…

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What Should Be Driving IoT?

I used to work for a large industrial company where I had the acronym “IoT” in my title. I was inundated with LinkedIn messages like “We can solve your IoT problems”, “We have an IoT solution that… ” or the worse one of all, “What’s your IoT strategy?” Where did all these IoT Subject Matter…

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Why The Time Is Now

I had the extreme pleasure of recently keynoting the University of Minnesota’s Law School’s Symposium on the Internet of Things. During the opening remarks and the lunch keynote that I gave to the audience, I talked about the way in which intelligent “things” are more and more going to have an impact on our lives.…

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