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WDCNZ 2015 - Automating the Real World

by James Macfie

Published July 23, 2015 in Technology

Whether it's a complex sensor network or an app that turns on your coffee machine, devices connected to the Internet are becoming more and more diverse. With simple connected hardware using an increasing percentage of web traffic, where does that leave the web developer? Are we still as relevant in an industry full of hardware without screens? In this talk James will demonstrate how a world full of connected hardware can be controlled using the same tools we use every day. James will argue that web developers already have the skills and know-how to create hardware both for ourselves and for customers. As we go from writing the code to deploying to a server, everything should seem pleasantly familiar...