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IoT Lightning: Building the “data brain”

IoT Lightning: Building the “data brain”

Gooee, a lighting specialist operating out of St. Petersburg (FL), has announced plans to build what it calls a “data brain for building activity”.

Smart City: Consol helps Dubai pass digital health test

Smart City: Consol helps Dubai pass digital health test

As part of an ambitious project to fast-forward Dubai into the digital age, the tiny sheikdom has launched “Dubai Smart City”.

Germany companies finally on their way to IoT technologies

Germany companies finally on their way to IoT technologies

Long considered a laggard, industry in Germany has begun to adopt IoT technologies in a big way, according to a survey by Bitkom, the German IT manufacturers association.

Lunera transforms the humble LED light bulb into an ambient computing platform

Lunera transforms the humble LED light bulb into an ambient computing platform

Lunera, an IoT infrastructure company, announced that it is changing the networking and compute paradigm with the introduction of Lunera Smart Lamps, Lunera Ambient Computing platform and Lunera Ambient Compute Marketplace.

New report envisions the connected future of IoT, lists barriers to adoption

New report envisions the connected future of IoT, lists barriers to adoption

“Vision 2030: A Connected Future” finds that 98% of business leaders see IoT contributing to sustainable future, but only half are taking action.

Vodafone: IoT drives the evolution of two-wheel transportation

Vodafone: IoT drives the evolution of two-wheel transportation

IoT Transportation: Vodafone announced a new global connectivity agreement with leading Chinese electric scooter brand NIU.

Huawei and Gemalto team up to accelerate narrowband IoT

Huawei and Gemalto team up to accelerate narrowband IoT

To help device manufacturers meet a growing demand for long-lasting low-power NarrowBand IoT modules, Gemalto and Huawei are working together to develop the next generation of modules that combine an extra level of security and consume very low power.

RFID Sensors: Passive sensors are taking off, researchers say

RFID Sensors: Passive sensors are taking off, researchers say

IDTechEx, a research company based in Boston, says that passive RFID sensors have overtaken battery-assisted sensors in 2017.

Smart RFID: Chip implant replaces passwords and ID badges

Smart RFID: Chip implant replaces passwords and ID badges

Three Square Market, a Wisconsin firm that makes cafeteria kiosks to replace vending machines, will be the first in the U.S. to microchip their employees.

Smart Networks: How to build a happy city

Smart Networks: How to build a happy city

Silver Spring Networks International Limited, has entered into an agreement with the Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) to establish a communication platform based on Silver Spring’s IPv6 multi-application Radio Frequency (RF) Mesh Canopy.