Upgrading the Local Intelligence on the Internet of Things
As I write this I’m cruising at 32,000 feet and sharing a Wi-Fi Internet connection with...Continue Reading
We’re well into autumn in Illinois. Leaves are changing their colors and Halloween decorations are springing...Continue Reading
iPads from Heaven
Its 5:30 in the morning here at Chicago’s Midway airport, it’s still dark outside, and I’m...Continue Reading
Isolation vs Surge Suppression for Serial Communications
Serial data communications lines can carry damaging electrical transients caused by anything from ground loops to...Continue Reading
Special orders don’t upset us…
Henry Ford once said that he would give you any color car you wanted… as long...Continue Reading
Prioritizing My Projects for 2015
The calendar will flip over to the year 2015 in just a couple of weeks, and...Continue Reading
About the Authors
For 20 years, Mike Fahrion has been sharing his unique perspective on life, liberty and the pursuit of anything and everything of interest to an engineer. A master of M2M device connectivity, Mike has an insatiable curiosity in how everything is connected; people and places, machines and man, politicians and reality. He loves left field (he spends a lot of time there) – but you’ll find him funny, irreverent, thought provoking and always connected.
Tim Taberner is a frequent speaker and widely-published author on IoT topics, having been involved in this space since before the phrase ‘Internet of Things’ was coined. Previously, Taberner has held engineering, sales and marketing positions at Transmitton, Arcom Control Systems, and most recently at Eurotech.
Brian Foster is new to blogging but definitely not new to talking about legacy devices and data connectivity. A former career submariner and Navy man, Brian brings an extremely organized mind, a willingness to work in a very small office, and a love of acronyms to his work. Check in with him and weigh in on what you think matters. Feel free to congratulate him on the 10 straight Navy wins in the annual Army/Navy game