The internet of things is big data’s latest killer app

hand washing

Synapse’s system is like a real-time monitor, reminding people to wash their hands.

A Huntsville, Ala.-based sensor-network company called Synapse Wireless is moving from the machine-to-machine world into cloud platforms and big data. Here’s how it did it and how it thinks its work could actually end up saving lives.

 

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