By Michael Parks, P.E., for Mouser Electronics In its 2017 Revision of World Population Prospects, the United Nations predicted that the world population will hit nearly ten billion around the year 2050, up from the almost 8,000,000,000 humans currently inhabiting the globe. If those projections hold true, our planet will soon feed anotherContinue Reading

Level: Beginner This tutorial is all about biometric face detection. This also demonstrates how Medium One cloud connects and communicates with OmronB5T-007001-010 device through Feather Huzzah ESP8266 WiFi device which will lead to facial detection. Communication between the Omron B5T-007001-010 and the Medium One cloud is established via MQTT. MediumContinue Reading

Level: Intermediate This tutorial uses the Feather HUZZAH ESP8266 WiFi device with Adafruit RFM9x LoRa device to form a node. That node then  transmit some data through a gateway that is actually another set of Feather HUZZAH ESP8266 WiFi device and Adafruit RFM9x LORA device. The gateway then transfer the dataContinue Reading

Level: Beginner The first step to connect any IoT device with Medium One cloud is to create and setup your account with Medium One. In this tutorial, you will create and set up your Medium One sandbox account. Primary steps of this tutorial: Create a Medium One sandbox account. SignContinue Reading

This introductory guide will teach you how to easily connect WeMos ESP8266 Wi-Fi Module to Medium One cloud via UART for ultra-rapid IoT prototyping. Contact info@mediumone.com to request a free WeMos Wi-Fi module. About the ESP8266 and Medium One firmware: The WeMos module loaded with Medium One firmware will allowContinue Reading

Author:  Kaylee Bement This tutorial uses the WeMos ESP8266 WiFi Module and Medium One to control an LED and get your geolocation data. In this WeMos Quick Start Guide, you will: Set up an Arduino environment Program the WeMos board Use Medium Workflows to produce geolocation data and switch theContinue Reading

This tutorial will show you how to easily connect Amazon’s Alexa-controlled device to Medium One cloud without any additional hardware. You will utilize Alexa’s voice control interaction with Medium One. The example used in this tutorial is quite trivial; you will ask Alexa to generate a random number. Per yourContinue Reading

Would you like a free Wifi module in this tutorial? Contact maya.madhavan@medium.one to request more information! Introduction In this video, you will learn how to connect Amazon’s Alexa-controlled Echo speaker to Medium One and use it for voice control interaction with a WeMos WiFi Module. You will create workflows thatContinue Reading

This tutorial will show you how to link your Zendesk account to your Medium One account.  You will need a Zendesk Team Plan or higher.  This tutorial assumes you already have a Zendesk account and Medium One IoT Prototyping Sandbox [Buy-here]. Part 1: Create a trigger on Zendesk to sendContinue Reading

In this article, you will learn how to connect Amazon’s Alexa-controlled Echo speaker to Medium One and use it for voice control interaction with a Microchip PIC32 board powered by MIPS processors from Imagination. From there, you will create a workflow that will allow you turn on different LEDs onContinue Reading

Date: April 9, 2017 Author: Medium One   This document describes how to set and compile the Microchip IoT Monitoring kit, to generate a hex image file, and to flash the board.  These instructions are for Mac OS. For Windows, please refere to this project and readme https://github.com/medium1/iot-smart-sensing-microchip/tree/master/windows_project.    Continue Reading

Overview This tutorial will show you how to send tweets from your Medium One Sandbox account. We will create a twitter accounts for your Medium One account and send a daily tweet such as the current weather. Here’s what you need to get started: Medium One Sandbox account [Buy-here] WiFi Internet AccessContinue Reading

This tutorial connects your Medium One account with your Salesforce account. Once connected, whenever a case is created in Salesforce, a ticket is sent to Medium One. Device data is gathered and posted back to the Salesforce’s case automatically. In this tutorial, you will understand how data is transferred between Medium OneContinue Reading

Introduction This article explains the concepts at a high-level on how you can automatically provision many devices using Medium One and the Renesas IoT Sandbox. Before we begin, you can learn how to manually create device users here.  This is a manual method that is useful for a low quantityContinue Reading

This tutorial will show you how to get started with the Smart Energy Meter IoT Kit which includes the Renesas RL78/I1B, Renesas RX111, Medium One Cloud services and IoT workflows. What you need to get started: RL78/I1C MeasureIt! Kit (Order here) RX111 YWireless Kit (Order here) Opto-isolation UART module WiFi InternetContinue Reading

In this tutorial, we will explain the steps to send MQTT messages to Medium One’s sandbox using a client application. Required: Medium One Sandbox account [Buy-Here] http://mqttfx.org/ MQTT username: (see instructions) MQTT password: (see instructions) MQTT broker: mqtt.mediumone.com MQTT port : 61620 Estimated time: 10-20 mins Prerequisite: Please go through ourContinue Reading

This tutorial will show you how to update your Microchip board’s firmware. This ensures that you are using the latest version, which may include additional features or bug fixes. Items needed: IOT Ethernet Monitoring Kit + Power Cable Microchip PICkit3 In-Circuit Debugger Microchip’s Integrated Programming Environment (MPLAB IPE) This isContinue Reading

  When would I need to reflash my board? If your board is connected to a power source but the heartbeat (LED D5) is not blinking after power-on, then the firmware may need to be reflashed. Note that the heartbeat LED may not blink if a sensor module is notContinue Reading

  Create a Whack-A-Mole game with Samsung ARTIK and Medium One In the following tutorial, you will learn how to create your very own Whack-a-Mole game as seen in our booth at the Samsung Development Convention earlier in 2016. The game essentially combines Samsung’s ARTIK modules and Medium One’s Data IntelligenceContinue Reading

Last updated: June 1, 2017 Getting Started This tutorial covers the IOT Ethernet Monitoring Kit from Medium One and Microchip.  It will walk you through the process of connecting your kit to Medium One’s cloud services and mobile app.  Once connected, you will be able to extract and analyze data from 4Continue Reading

Control your garage door from your mobile device with Renesas YWireless and Medium One In this tutorial, you’ll find out how to operate your garage door from your mobile device using the YWireless RX111 board and Medium One’s IOT Controller mobile app. These instructions will assume you have a MediumOneContinue Reading

Getting Started Guide- Mobile App This guide will get you started on the Medium One IoT Controller App.   You will need: The IoT Controller App   Important information before you begin: The mobile app can consume your Medium One credits.  It’s recommended to use it to send commands toContinue Reading

Download PDF of this guide YWireless Quick Start Guide This tutorial will show you how to get started with RX111 kit, which showcases end-to-end IoT solutions by Micrium, Medium One, Renesas, Qualcomm, and Future Designs. What you need to get started: RX111 Kit (Order here) µC/Probe™ from Micrium and theContinue Reading