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Welcome to the Polk State College library guide for 'Internet of Things' research topics. Below you will find suggested books/ebooks and recommended databases. If you need help, click the link for Ask a Librarian.
The Internet of Things by
Publication Date: 2017-11-27
Things, from your phone to your car, from the heating to the lights in your house, have gathered the ability to sense their environments. Things have become media, able to both generate and communicate information. This has become known as 'the internet of things'. From their promises of convenience to concerns about surveillance and information security, as well as the transformation of intimate personal information into commercial data. This book is an important resource for courses analysing the internet and society, and essential reading for anyone who wants to better understand the rapidly changing roles of our networked lives.
Designing the Internet of Things by
Publication Date: 2013-12-09
Whether it's called physical computing, ubiquitous computing, or the Internet of Things, it's a hot topic in technology: how to channel your inner Steve Jobs and successfully combine hardware, embedded software, web services, electronics, and cool design to create cutting-edge devices that are fun, interactive, and practical. If you'd like to create the next must-have product, this unique book is the perfect place to start.
Internet of Things with the Arduino Yún by
Publication Date: 2014-05-01
This book is intended for people who already have some experience with the Arduino platform and who want to build more exciting applications in the Internet of Things field. You will need to have some basic experience in electronics, Arduino, and programming in general to follow the projects created in the book. All projects are explained in a step-by-step manner, always starting with the assembly of the hardware and followed by basic tests of every hardware component. You will then learn how to build exciting applications in a practical manner based on the details of the projects.
Internet of Things by
Publication Date: 2016-11-02
Connect your organization to the Internet of Things with solid strategy and a proven implementation plan Building Internet of Things provides front-line business decision makers with a practical handbook for capitalizing on this latest transformation. Focusing on the business implications of Internet of Things (IoT), this book describes the sheer impact, spread, and opportunities arising every day, and how business leaders can implement IoT today to realize tangible business advantages. Learn where IoT fits into your organization, and how to turn disruption into profit with the expert guidance in Building the Internet of Things.
Collaborative Internet of Things (C-IoT) by
Publication Date: 2015-04-14
This book provides a simplified visionary approach about the future direction of IoT, addressing its wide-scale adoption in many markets, its interception with advanced technology, the explosive growth in data, and the emergence of data analytics. The objective is to inspire creative thinking and collaboration among startups and entrepreneurs which will breed innovation and deliver IoT solutions that will positively impact us by making business processes more efficient, and improving our quality of life. With increasing proliferation of smart-phones and social media, data generated by user wearable/mobile devices continue to be key sources of information about us and the markets around us. Better insights will be gained through cognitive computation coupled with business intelligence and visual analytics that are GIS-based.
The Internet of Things: how smart TVs, smart cars, smart homes, and smart cities are changing the world by
Call Number: Polk/Winter Haven Circulation (TK7895.E43 M55 2015)
Publication Date: 2015-03-26
How the Internet of Things will change your life: all you need to know, in plain English! The Internet of Things (IoT) won't just connect people: It will connect "smart" homes, appliances, cars, offices, factories, cities... the world. You need to know what's coming: It might just transform your life. Now, the world's #1 author of beginning technology books has written the perfect introduction to IoT for everyone. Michael Miller shows how connected smart devices will help people do more, do it smarter, do it faster. He also reveals the potential risks--to your privacy, your freedom, and maybe your life.
East-commerce : A journey through China e-commerce and the internet of things by
Call Number: Polk/Lakeland Circulation (HF5548.32 .G478 2016)
Publication Date: 2016-05-02
A New E-Commerce Model is Coming from the East--it is More Advanced and it is Spreading Worldwide China is now the biggest e-commerce market, hardware producer and soon Internet of Things player in the world. Written by a world-recognized expert, this eye-opening treatment allows readers a rare glimpse into how China will shape the global online world for the next decade.
The Internet of Things by
Call Number: Polk/Lakeland Circulation (QA76.8.R19 N67 2015)
Publication Date: 2015-01-27
Tap into the Internet of Things (IoT) with innovative projects! The Internet of Things:Do-It-Yourself at Home Projects for Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and BeagleBone Black gets you started working with the most popular processing platforms and wireless communication technologies to connect devices and systems to the Internet using sensors. You'll learn the basics of object-oriented programming and relational databases so you can complete your projects with ease.
Academic Search Complete Academic Search Complete, designed specifically for academic institutions, is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 10,900 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1865, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format.
Expanded Academic ASAP Resources for research across academic disciplines, offering in-depth coverage of
virtually any concentration from advertising, psychology and history to microbiology, the humanities and womens studies.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context The premier online resource covering todays hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration, to marijuana. This cross-curricular research tool supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Its informed differing views present each side of an issue, allowing you to draw your own valid conclusions.
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