In our ongoing process of analyzing and playing with the Internet of Things we had a deeper look at emerging technologies and trends in this context. In our office (our playground) for the new ecology of things we wanted to experience what it means to make things communicate. It started with a couple of questions: How can we make things talk? How can we make them talk to each other? And how can we make this happen in real time? What’s the perfect technology to build or prototype applications for the Internet of Things? And how to let them talk to people. In order to do so we got our hands dirty and started with a simple setup.