Chris Ciabarra, Who live in San Francisco, and he have a raccoon problem.
If you’re a Bay Area local, chances are you’ve had a run-in with these not-so-small four-legged monsters. When he moved into your house, raccoons would run wild in his front yard almost every night, tipping over trash cans and scaring your dog. Being an IoT enthusiast, he decided to create a device to secure own yard. The result was a motion-detecting squirt gun, capable of sensing and scaring off the invaders.
His raccoon problem was solved, his garden secured, almost immediately after setting up the device. The relationship between IoT and security. Is there something more there?
Read more Chris Ciabarra’s story at Tech Crunch