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Project Centauri: Arm Unveils Strategy to Speed IoT Development

Project Centauri: Arm Unveils Strategy to Speed IoT Development

To deliver sustainable services at scale and address challenges with fragmentation and diversity across the complete IoT continuum, Arm and our partners are collaborating to establish industry initiatives to rapidly accelerate IoT development and deployment from the endpoints to the cloud.

IoT set to overtake cloud computing as primary Industry 4.0 technology

IoT set to overtake cloud computing as primary Industry 4.0 technology

In a new Research report “Industrial IoT in the Time of Covid-19”, Inmarsat finds that investment in the Internet of Things (IoT) is set to overtake cloud computing, next generation security, big data analytics and other digital transformation technologies in the near future.

Seeed Studio Includes LoRa-E5 STM32WL Module in Two New Kits

Seeed Studio Includes LoRa-E5 STM32WL Module in Two New Kits

Seeed Studio has launched a low-cost, ultra-compact LoRa-E5 module with embedded Arm Cortex-M4 microcontroller and costing under 10 US-Dollar.

Successful First Public Flight of Volocopter’s VoloDrone

Successful First Public Flight of Volocopter’s VoloDrone

Volocopter’s electric heavy-lift drone VoloDrone conducted its first public flight at ITS World Congress 2021 in Hamburg, Germany.

iSim Collaboration from Truphone Enables Mass IoT Deployments

iSim Collaboration from Truphone Enables Mass IoT Deployments

Truphone announced that they have enabled their IoT platform and global connectivity to run on the integrated SIM of Sony’s Altair cellular IoT chipsets.

Hiber and Inmarsat Partner to Develop Backbone for IoT-as-a-Service

Hiber and Inmarsat Partner to Develop Backbone for IoT-as-a-Service

IoT-as-a-service scaleup Hiber announced that Inmarsat will provide the satellite connectivity backbone on which it will continue to build Hiberband – a low-cost, low-power network for Internet of Things (IoT) products.

IoT and Wireless Charging from Ericsson and Powerlight

IoT and Wireless Charging from Ericsson and Powerlight

‘Optical beaming’ is a laser-based technology that converts electricity into high-intensity light, which is then captured and transformed to electricity at the radio base station. In a proof-of-concept (PoC) demo in Seattle, Ericsson and Powerlight achieved a milestone.

Royal Caribbean signs deal for new contact tracing band

Royal Caribbean signs deal for new contact tracing band

The cruise line Royal Caribbean has partnered with Vancouver-based TraceSafe, an IoT Tracking specialist, to develop a contact tracing wearable band which can be used on cruise ships to easily identify close contacts in the case a passenger or crew member tests positive for Covid-19.

LPWAN Tech: Smart Metering Goes to the Zoo

LPWAN Tech: Smart Metering Goes to the Zoo

Semtech Corporation announced its collaboration with Sindcon, one of the pioneering companies based in Singapore providing low power wide area network (LPWAN tech) Internet of Things (IoT) metering solutions.

ARC is Pioneering Predictive Maintenance Sensors for U.S. Marines

ARC is Pioneering Predictive Maintenance Sensors for U.S. Marines

Armaments Research Company, Inc. (ARC) has announced its plans to develop a predictive maintenance platform for crew-served weapons for the U.S. Marine Corps.