musings and one liners

Tempo, the data layer for the measured world

Cool and innovative idea, makes me want to play with it… if just I had an idea what to use it for?

Once we connect 50 billion devices to the web […], what will those devices talk to? Chicago Startup Tempo hopes those sensors will take to its database as a service — depositing their tiny bits of time series data inside its custom database. The company […] has built a specialty database for data that consists of two items, time and a data point.

via Tempo wants to be the database at the center of the Internet of things.