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The Internet of Things should be for everyone and we are starting out on our journey to crowdsource an Internet of Things network for the benefit of all in Greater Manchester - From the Pennine hills to the Cheshire plain and everywhere in-between. Join us and let's make it happen.

If the Internet of Things (IoT) is going to be a revolution then everyone should have the opportunity to participa...

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Let's have a #LoRaWAN New Year

Monday 15th January 2018
The Shed
Chester Street
Manchester M1

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The Things Network continues to grow across ...

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University of Salford - Gov...

The University of Salford are bringing together leaders from within the public sector to discuss the Internet of Things application within Governme...

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Things Happening

A one day symposium on all things LoRaWAN and The Things Network

10.00 - 17.00 Monday 4th September
Hebden Bridge Town Hall, Hebden Bridge, West ...

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Things Network winning

Last Thursday (15/6) Things North - a loose collective of Things Network communities in the North of England, was awarded the inaugural IoT Impact ...

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ThingsManchester February M...

ThingsManchester - February meet up

Monday 20th February, 18.00 - 20.00, The Shed, Chester Street, Manchester M1 5GD

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The Things Network Manchest...

Congratulations for becoming an official community of The Things Network!

Many thanks go out all the members of the community who contributed to th...

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Developing a LoRaWAN smoke ...

Since developing the Things Network as Things Manchester in 2015 we have been talking to anyone and everyone who we think could benefit from the cr...

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October Open IoT Surgery - ...

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This is a regular Things Manchester drop in session on how to take advantage of Greater Manchester's newest public Internet of Thing...

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Why crowdsource the Interne...

Internet of Things (IoT) posts are quite a common occurrence these days and although we seem to be making our way through the Gartner hype cycle. T...

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7 Feb
22 sensors installed as part of @opendatamcr's Knowable Building Framework project. Another 10 to be installed next…
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26 Jan
We are pleased to announce that our very own @davemee will be attending the @thethingsntwrk conference in Amsterdam. Say hello.
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23 Jan
This is great. Really looking forward to see some @thethingsntwrk enabled energy monitoring. Relevant to Knowable B…
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15 Jan
Two more gateways have come online in Central Manchester. Providing more resilient coverage for @thethingsntwrk in…
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11 Jan
If you like your IoT open join us on the 15th. We will be talking all things @thethingsntwrk and @opendatamcr will…

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