On this week’s Internet of Things Podcast, Stacey Higginbotham and Kevin Tofel discuss Ring’s new security system, ADT pairing up with SmartThings and why home security is hot right now. They also talk about a new lighting startup, a new car data and security startup and some neat software for watching what you eat.
For the Internet of Things Podcast Listener hotline, Stacey and Kevin answer a question about HomeKit.
The guest this week offers a practical perspective on building out large-scale sensor networks. Yodit Stanton, founder and CEO of OpenSensors, has deployed thousands of sensors in buildings and shares how companies should think about security, deployment and maintenance. She also talks about how LoRa networks are gaining ground for private IoT networks.