dweet.io vs Losant: What are the differences?
What is dweet.io? Ridiculously simple messaging (and alerts) for the Internet of Things. dweet.io is simple publishing and subscribing for machines, sensors, devices, robots, and gadgets (we just call them things). We call published messages ‘dweets’. It’s helpful to think of dweet.io as a Twitter for things, in fact. It's machine-to-machine (M2M) for the Internet Of Things (IOT) the way it was meant to be.
What is Losant? IoT developer platform for building and visualizing real-time Internet of Things solutions with ease. Losant is a complete developer platform for quickly, easily, and securely building connected experiences and solutions.
dweet.io and Losant belong to "Internet of Things Services" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by dweet.io are:
- Examples: Public swimming pool temperature, Air quality information in a city, Traffic light status, Train GPS position
- Send data from your thing to the cloud by "dweeting" it with a simple HAPI web API
- You can also create a real-time subscription to dweets using a "chunked" HTTP response
On the other hand, Losant provides the following key features:
- Arduino Support
- MQTT Support
- REST API