Quick Tutorial for MQTT Buddy

Quick Tutorial for MQTT Buddy

We created a short guide which introduces MQTT Buddy to you and shows main features of it. MQTT Buddy is a simple and functional IoT client to control your IoT devices and monitor sensors. It’s easy to use ads-free app with unique feature of automated scenarios. Get the app on Google Play  

How to use MQTT: advices from the expert

How to use MQTT: advices from the expert

Last week we released MQTT Buddy, a new MQTT client on Android. It’s a simple and lightweight (only 1.7 Mb) mobile app which is very easy to use. Our client is based on MQTT Protocol that uses publish/subscribe pattern. That means that you subscribe to different topics where other clients publish their messages.  All the […]

Data Protocols Behind IoT

Data Protocols Behind IoT

The Internet of Things covers many industries and has many implementations which are scaled from several constrained devices up to massive cross-platform deployments of embedded technologies and cloud systems connecting in real-time. Home Automation often deals with constrained devices such as smartphones. There are two most suitable for small devices protocols: MQTT and CoAP. MQTT […]

How to Get Started with Home Automation?

How to Get Started with Home Automation?

Home Automation is a complex category. With so many options available, choosing a place to start building your home automation system can seem overwhelming. It’s very easy to get lost among all terms and devices.  To avoid this you should think out what you need and make some research. Eliminate the clutter and decide what […]

TOP 4 Reasons Why You Need to Automate Your Home

TOP 4 Reasons Why You Need to Automate Your Home

  IoT remains one of the most emerging markets for the past few years.  A recent statistical report also revealed that, the total number of home automation units sold globally will cross 9.5 million in 2017. Let’s take a look at the TOP 4 reasons, why you should automate your home Convenience. First of all, […]

5 helpful  scenarios where MQTT can be used for Industrial Automation

5 helpful  scenarios where MQTT can be used for Industrial Automation

MQTT (MQ Telemetry Transport or Message Queue Telemetry Transport) is gaining popularity over the last years thanks mainly to its simplicity and  lightweightness.  It has all necessary features and can be used for simple solutions for industrial automation. MQTT Protocol brings value for many industries when implementing the following scenarios:   Automated metering – worthy implementation […]

MQTT vs. HTTP: which one is the best for IoT?

MQTT vs. HTTP: which one is the best for IoT?

HTTP is the most popular and widely used protocol. But over the last years MQTT rapidly gain tractions. Developers have to choose between them when we are talking about IoT development. Design and Messaging MQTT is data centric whereas HTTP is document-centric.  HTTP is request-response protocol for client-server computing and not always optimized for mobile […]