IOTA Hardware

Category: Data Marketplace

An IOTA data marketplace ist the perfect platform for everybody who wants to sell their own data.
It offers you the possibility to stream data from devices at home or other hardware that are connected to the IOTA Tangle straight to the marketplace.
If someone is interested in this data they can purchase it from and you get IOTAs in reward.
Data from all kinds of devices and sensors can be streamed.
Weatherdata like temperature, humidity or airpressure – all this can be collected, streamed and sold.
This is a great way to earn some money from data that otherwise would be unused.
There are a lot of tutorials how you can intergrate your devices and how you can connect your hardware to the IOTA Tangle.
The Datamarketplace was introduced in 2017 by the IOTA Foundation and gathered huge interest in the whole industry.
Many big and worldwide acting companies participated in the pilotprogram on
It’s one of the most anticipated projects by the IOTA Foundation.
Till now there were huge datasilos where a lot of data was saved but only a very small percentage was used.
Companies collect huge amounts of data that they were not able to sell or exchange because of a missing standard.

RuuviTag Sensor

RuuvitTag Sensor by

The RuuviTag by the finnish startup Ruuvi is a small open source sensor. This little device reads data like humidity, air pressure, motion and temperature. Thanks to Bluetooth LE it’s very low energy consumting and runs with only one CR2477 battery 1-2 years. The device is only 45mm in diameter (52mm with the waterproof housing)…

Raspberry Pi Zero

Raspberry Pi Zero for IOTA projects

Raspberry Pi Zero and IOTA The Raspberry Pi Zero is the perfect device when it comes to light weight IOTA projects. The Pi Zero is the smaller version of the Raspberry Pi. Main difference is the size and the lower specs. These lower specs result in a lower energy consuption for the Raspberry Pi Zero,…