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National Post features our Smart Cities Starter Kit

In a story about the big benefits of Smart Cities, Canada’s National Post featured SensorUp’s Smart Cities Starter Kit! In the article, SensorUp CEO Dr. Steve Liang explains how smart cities are arising from the emerging combination of low-cost sensors, … Read More

Smart Cities in Calgary: How to more than double your sensors in a weekend!

50 air quality sensors have been deployed throughout Calgary, giving Calgary the country’s highest-resolution air quality monitoring network. Following our workshop early October, Calgary saw 50 sensors deployed throughout the city, 30 of them over one weekend. Citizen scientists took … Read More

Announcing our Partnership with Libelium!!

SensorUp is pleased to announce a new partnership with Libelium. Libelium is an IoT hardware provider offering components that mix-and-match to create IoT devices. Libelium also offers network connectivity components, so the devices can be connected to the network. Now … Read More

Make-your-own Sensor Workshop this Saturday, Oct 8th!!

Our team at SensorUp can’t wait for the Make-your-own Sensor Workshop this coming Saturday, October 8th! The workshop is being held from 10a to 12pm in Calgary’s Alastair Ross Technology Centre (3553 31 Street NW). Thirty citizen scientists — who … Read More

Sensors popping up all over Calgary!

A growing group of Calgarians are taking the initiative to build a smart city: They’re adopting air quality sensors that feed into the SensorUp Smart Cities Platform. From there, the data combine to form a city-wide map of air quality.  Feeding the … Read More

Dr. Liang to advocate open standards for smart cities at Intelligent Cities Summit in Toronto

Dr. Liang, SensorUp founder and CEO, will chair and present at the Intelligent Cities Summit from Nov 8~9 ’16 in Toronto. And Dr. Liang will be presenting Smart Cities from an open standard perspective. Dr. Liang and SensorUp believe that … Read More

Announcing the Make-you-own Sensor Workshop!

We’re excited to announce that we’re holding a Make-you-own Sensor Workshop in October! It’s been incredible seeing how many people want to contribute to smart cities in Calgary by connecting an air quality sensor at their home!! We put out a … Read More

Develop IoT Visualizations Faster and Easier with the Release of SensorThings Highchart and DataTable

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE By Coral Bliss Taylor August 30, 2016 Calgary, A.B. – Geospatial Internet of Things (IoT) leader SensorUp announced the release of the SensorThings Highchart and DataTable (SensorThings HcDT). SensorThings HcDT is a javascript-based visualization Software Development Kit … Read More

Call for Volunteers: “Adopt” an air quality sensor, feed into a city-wide IoT project

SensorUp is currently looking for 50 volunteers throughout the Calgary region to “adopt” an air quality sensor, plug it in outside their home or office, and connect it to our IoT platform. We’re running a city-wide IoT “starter kit” that … Read More

SensorUp Recognized as First Reference Implementation as OGC Adopts SensorThings API

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE By Coral Bliss Taylor August 09, 2016 Calgary, A.B. – Hot on the heels of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) officially adopting the SensorThings API standard, SensorUp is proud to provide the first officially recognized reference implementation. … Read More