Internet of Things.
by James Moxham
James Moxham made this instructable was inspired by This project was inspired by http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-ENERGY-METER/
This intstructable guides our how to use xively IoT cloud server with WiFi, Arduino Shield and Serial port. In the serial port case, He shows that Xively cloud works with a Visual Basic program on your PC.
He explains his instructable with 6 steps.
1. The internet of things – smaller, cheaper, less power
2. A small hack – snap off a pin
3. Wifi or Ethernet
4. Talk to the Cloud
5. Program the board
6. VB net and xively