SpaceBot Spatial Intelligence Sensors
Chicago Connectory member, SpaceBot, uses a combination of computer vision and wireless signal tracking to observe what people are doing in a particular space and understand how people are using technology in that space.
Glance Displays is a
smart mirror that allows users to view their commute, local weather and their
Google calendar. This smart mirror also has the capabilities of connecting to
Amazon Alexa and Bosch Home Appliances.
IOTA Crypto Technology
IOTA (Internet of Things Application) is a crypto technology that uses the currency (MIOTA) in order to facilitate transactions between IoT devices. Contrary to Bitcoin, IOTA uses a scalable network called the Tangle instead of outdated, costly blockchain technology.
Optimized for human interaction, Pepper is the world’s first humanoid robot that has the ability of recognizing faces and emotions. She is able to dance, take selfies and converse with people through her central touchscreen interface.
Production Performance Manager (PPM)
This older generation Bosch drill is instantly transformed by
attaching a Bosch XDK. With the XDK, a user is able to compare spindle and
motion speed, create events and thresholds in order to maintain the drill over
time and even receive notifications when a harsh motion is detected.
Bosch e-bike Technology
The modern components and freedom in design of the Bosch drive systems represent the foundation for a diverse choice for bike enthusiasts - regardless if it is a mountain bike, trekking, city, or a touring bike. Powered by a Bosch motor, this e-bike allows users to view key riding data and bike optimized route calculations.
Bosch Connected Appliances
The Chicago Connectory is home to multiple connected appliances from Bosch. The Bosch HomeConnect Coffee Machine allows users to customize their coffee and integrate international coffee recipes via the Bosch HomeConnect application. This coffee machine also pairs with Amazon Alexa, allowing users to order coffee via voice commands.
This demo showcases three components of IoT – hardware, connectivity and a cloud platform. The Bosch XDK senses temperature, light, humidity and pressure. SigFox allows device connectivity for the XDK, and Losant’s IoT cloud platform allows users to analyze the data from the XDK.
Bosch XDK - Development Kit
The Bosch XDK, or Cross Domain Development Kit, is multi-functional and quintessential to startups in IoT. This sensor has the ability to track motion, temperature, humidity, and has its own workbench, allowing users to build their own projects. This XDK is open for use at the Chicago Connectory and is utilized by numerous demos.