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RFID-Technology: NOAA Updates Salmon Tracking System in Dams

RFID-Technology: NOAA Updates Salmon Tracking System in Dams

An new tracking system introduced by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), together with RFID technology company Biomark, at the Lower Granite Dam’s in Washington State captures the unique identity of salmon.

Machine-Learning: Harvard Team Uses Social Media to Combat Coronavirus

Machine-Learning: Harvard Team Uses Social Media to Combat Coronavirus

According to report in the online-edition of Wired Magazine, artificial intelligence researchers are applying machine-learning techniques to social media, web, and other data for subtle signs of where the deadly coronavirus may be spreading.

Small Tracker: Apple Enters the Market

Small Tracker: Apple Enters the Market

Apple is apparently set to enter the market for small trackers with Bluetooth connectivity that can be placed on everyday items like keys, wallets, and purses, that allow you to locate such items using your iPhone.

Nikola Will Build E-Truck for Europe in Germany

Nikola Will Build E-Truck for Europe in Germany

Nikola Motor Company has disclosed how it will produce its forthcoming Tre model in Europe. The battery electric Nikola TRE, which is based on the IVECO S-WAY, incorporates Nikola’s E-truck technology, controls and infotainment systems and is scheduled to be launched at the IAA 2020 commercial vehicle exhibition in Hannover, Germany.

Eclipse Foundation Launches Sparkplug Working Group for IoT-Standardization

Eclipse Foundation Launches Sparkplug Working Group for IoT-Standardization

At the ARC Advisory Group’s 24th Annual Industry Forum, the Eclipse Foundation announced the launch of the Sparkplug Working Group.

Panasonic develops Multifunctional secure IC for industrial IoT

Panasonic develops Multifunctional secure IC for industrial IoT

Panasonic has developed a multifunctional secure integrated circuit. The company responds to the need for enhanced security measures to protect industrial IoT devices used in facilities like factories and warehouses.

Semtech Releases Reference Kit to Simplify Adoption of LoRa-based Asset-Tracking Solutions

Semtech Releases Reference Kit to Simplify Adoption of LoRa-based Asset-Tracking Solutions

Semtech Corporation, supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and algorithms, announced the release of its Asset-Tracking Reference Kit to accelerate the adoption of asset tracking solutions based on LoRa devices and the LoRaWAN protocol, and facilitate the confirmation of the business value of such solutions.

New Utilities from Verizon and Honeywell to deploy LTE Smart Meters

New Utilities from Verizon and Honeywell to deploy LTE Smart Meters

Verizon and Honeywell are working together to simplify the deployment of new communication-enabled, intelligent sensors and controls for the smart electric grid. Honeywell is integrating Verizon’s Managed Connectivity LTE solutions into their next-generation smart meters and other electric, gas, and water solutions.

Satellite Services: Collars Track Mongolia’s Roaming Herds of Horses

Satellite Services: Collars Track Mongolia’s Roaming Herds of Horses

Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd. has announced that collars based on SmartOne C and SPOT Trace are being deployed in Mongolia and elsewhere in Central Asia to track horses, including high-value competitive racehorses.

A Simple IoT  Security architecture from Cisco

A Simple IoT Security architecture from Cisco

Cisco has announced what it describes as the first IoT security architecture to deliver enhanced visibility across IoT and OT environments.