Internet of Things – Like Blink

Today I will show you how to make the basic example of Internet of Things from my previous video (“Internet of Things – Getting Started”) more interesting by putting some Internet into the mix. This time, I will make the LED blink each time someone gets a like on Facebook. All the hardware that you…

Internet of Things – Getting Started

Today I will show you how you can get started with the Internet of Things, and I will do it using the open source hardware platform Arduino. I will use the Arduino Yún board, but the setup I will show works with most of the original Arduino boards as well as compatible versions by other…

Create App Design Guidelines

Today I will talk about why you should and how to create app design guidelines. Just as organizations create visual identity guidelines and even design guidelines for their web sites, it’s a good idea to create app design guidelines for their apps. All organizations have visual identity guidelines (even if they are sometimes called something…

Building Dynamic Apps

Today I will talk about how you should always try to make your mobile apps as dynamic as possible. This actually applies to all IT solutions, but is especially relevant for apps as they often need to support multiple platforms and are not possible to update instantly. First of all, when you’re about to implement…