NRC Live: Internet of Things

Wat betekent Internet of Things voor bedrijven van de toekomst? Steeds meer machines en apparaten worden verbonden met het internet. Ze zullen steeds meer taken van ons overnemen, voor ons gaan denken en een geïntegreerd…

Kevin Ashton: #iot revisited.

Kevin Ashton is a British technologist who is regarded to be the author of the term “Internet of Things”. He coined the expression in 1999 when he was a young executive at Procter & Gamble.…

David and Goliath.

You know that feeling, the anxiety when something great is about to happen? In July, at the monthly Internet of Things Meetup in Amsterdam, one guy pitched the idea of crowdfunding an open Internet of…

From free software to a subscription-based model.

“What are the common financial pitfalls and opportunities in combining or transitioning from hardware sales (free software) based model to a subscription based model?” (V. Wierda, Head of Operations, Trakkies)    Trakkies is offering more…

Nothing Forgotten.

 The Amsterdam-based startup called Trakkies taps into the power of IoT to prevent you from losing your precious possessions. Victor Wierda, company’s Head of Operations, explains how small sensors can make a big difference. Trakkies…