Inspiration for the WVU Women’s Makeathon

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Need a crash course in the Internet of Things, sensors and beacons? We’ve assembled some of our favorite reads and references to get you thinking…

Internet of Things, explained: from

Storytelling and the Internet of Things by John du Pre Gauntt: from Medium

The tweeting pothole by Christine Sunu (one of our speakers): from Buzzfeed

Pigeon air patrol: Sensor-equipped pigeons are tweeting about London’s air pollution from Gizmodo

To keep seniors living independently, sensors track their home habits: from STAT News

World’s first iBeacon documentary: Wayfinding for the digital age: from beekn

Sensors and Journalism: from Tow Center for Digital Journalism

And here’s one on thinking about design and tools:

That one free tool by Brian Boyer: from Medium

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