We’ll take a brief tour of some ways to add wireless connectivity to a device – like WiFi, Bluetooth, ZigBee, Zwave, NFC, Cellular, LoRa, and Sigfox.
We talk about Don’s new book, Motorola Mobility’s sale to Lenovo, the Julia programming language, Erlang’s new features including hashes, Chrome WebApps in PhoneGap, and more.
NFC: Near Field Communications: a short-range high frequency wireless communication technology which enables the exchange of data between devices over about a 10 centimeter (around 4 inches) distance (via Wikipedia). Well that’s great, but what does it mean, especially when mentioned in conjunction with Gingerbread? As you may (or may not) have heard this week … Read More