KnowThings For Makers

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Test your ideas before you buy actual things

Play with new virtual devices before spending your precious cash.
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    Want to automate your laundry to run while you are at work?

    Start with opensource, customize to your machine, and then test with KnowThings before buying your new washing machine.

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    Want to upgrade your hydroponics equipment to the latest versions?

    Use your existing software with KnowThings virtual devices before breaking the bank replacing hardware.

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    Want to feed your cat while you are stuck in traffic?

    Use an open source project to start and test with KnowThings to save on cat food before buying her the super sweet feeder she’s had her eyes on.

Play with software and hardware together
without destroying your stuff

Test your code without impacting your current set up.

Want to play around with your security system? Test out code and hardware configurations without setting off an alarm.

Got a cold bottom? Test out your new automatic seat warmer code without damaging your vehicle.

Want to hack your sprinklers so that they don’t water when it’s rainy? Use open source, a Raspberry Pi, and KnowThings to play without wasting water.

Demo to your friends, family, and investors
without breaking the bank

Show how your stuff works at scale without investing in tons of hardware.

Got an awesome toaster that cooks toast while you sleep? For fun, see what would happen if you had ten thousand of them all popping up at the same time.

Want to see what happens when your super cool 3D printer receives 407,000 requests at the same time? So do we, use KnowThings to simulate 406999 more devices and tell us about it.

Got a great idea for a robot that cleans your windows? Do you want to prove that it (and its fellows) could handle a 30 story building? Use KnowThings to mock up the extra devices and watch what happens.