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Sigfox and Google Cloud join forces to support IoT startups

Sigfox and Google Cloud join forces to support IoT startups

Sigfox, a global 0G network and IoT platform services provider, has announced that it will partner with Google Cloud to scale its cloud infrastructure and extend its IoT services portfolio.

Moonshot Projects: Alphabet Grounds Loon

Moonshot Projects: Alphabet Grounds Loon

Google’s parent firm, Alphabet, has shot down it’s Loon project, a nine-year-old project and a two-and-a-half-year-old spin-off firm, after failing to find a sustainable business model.

Google Kills IoT-OS Android Things

Google Kills IoT-OS Android Things

Experts have expected this to happen sooner or later: On a new FAQ page Google reveals that it has decided to end all non-commercial use of the Android Things platform.

Interview: Hackster.io – The Art of Tech

Interview: Hackster.io – The Art of Tech

Smart Industry talked with Adam Benzion, a cofounder of Hackster.io, which bills itself as the world’s largest and fastest-growing open-source hardware community. It was aquired by Avnet in 2016.

User data: EU opens to investigate Google’s acquisition of Fitbit

User data: EU opens to investigate Google’s acquisition of Fitbit

The European Commission (EC) has launched a full-scale probe of a planned Google purchase of Fitbit, saying that the move raised serious concerns over control of user data.

Major Manufacturers Partner with ioXt Alliance to Secure IoT Devices

Major Manufacturers Partner with ioXt Alliance to Secure IoT Devices

The ioXt Alliance, the Global Standard for IoT Security, announced today that major technology companies and manufacturers including Google, T-Mobile, Silicon Labs and more, certified a wide range of devices through the ioXt Alliance Certification Program.

ADT and Google Partner To Create Leading Smart Home Security Offering

ADT and Google Partner To Create Leading Smart Home Security Offering

ADT, provider of security and smart home solutions, and Google announced they are starting a long-term partnership to create new smart home security offerings.

Self-Driving-Car: Amazon Goes Head-to-head With Waymo

Self-Driving-Car: Amazon Goes Head-to-head With Waymo

Amazon bought Zoox, a self-driving-car startup, for a reported $1.2bn. The e-commerce giant wants to build up its own autonomous vehicles business to compete against Waymo, a division of its tech rival, Alphabet.

Huawei Claims Major Success for its Mobile Services Platform in UK

Huawei Claims Major Success for its Mobile Services Platform in UK

Huawei Mobile Services (HMS), a platform from Huawei that replaces popular Google apps and services like Gmail, Maps, cloud storage and was designed to circumvent a ban by the U.S. administration which prevents mobile phone vendors from accessing Google’s Android apps and services, has gained a million more users in the UK since January.

SwitchBot: Smart Curtains in Less than a minute

SwitchBot: Smart Curtains in Less than a minute

Remember the first time you went to the movies? You were most probably astonished by the curtains that opened up automatically before the show began. Now you can get the same magic into your home, and have the smart curtains opened and closed by this small wireless device.