We all know what the “Internet” in IoT is… Created in 1989 at CERN by Sir Tim Berners Lee. Released to the world in 1991. The Things of course are things like… Toaster was first IoT Device – John Romkey and Sam Hacket – 1990 – First public webpage 1991 – Still needed a human for the bread! Fourth Industrial Revolution
Dairy Farmers Have a Problem They artificially inseminate their cows Cows go into heat - only for short periods Called Estrus or Oestrus!
Visual Detection - The cow will stand more often + Other methods… Yuck!
A fitbit! Fujitsu 10,000 steps
95% accurate for the detection of heat Pregnancy rate increase from 39% to 67% Up to 70% improvement. Window around insemination First half = female Last half = male
Cow Pedometer Antenna Receiver Router Base Station Cloud Alerts to Mobile Devices Labour Saving Other Devices Necklaces + microphone = movement and noise
Raspberry Pi 3B+: Quad Core Broadcom BCM2837 @ 1.4GHz WIFI, Bluetooth LE 40 GPIO Pins – SPI, UART, I2C, PWM £35 + SD Card + PSU + Keyboard + Mouse