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Malibu Rum Serves Up NFC-Connected Bottles

The maker of the coconut-flavored liquor is carrying out a three-month pilot involving Tesco shoppers, to learn how RFID can be used to engage consumers and understand their behavior.

  • IoT News Roundup

    SAP betting big on IoT; new Exosite software integrates gateway controls; Parker announces expanded Bluetooth sensor line; new developer tools from The Qt Company; new LoRa sensor line from Trimble.

  • To Grow Their Industrial IoT Services, GE and Bosch Are Joining Forces

    Looking to broaden their respective capabilities in the Internet of Things, the two industrial giants are working with the Eclipse open-source community to integrate elements of their respective cloud platforms.

  • Waze Driving Constant Contact Via Bluvision Beacons

    Google's social navigation service will employ Bluvision's new BEEKS Plus LR beacons, which offer a longer range and battery life, to pinpoint the locations of Waze users as they drive through tunnels and under bridges.

  • IT Firm Prepares Student-Tracking App for Swiss Resort's Ski School

    Ski and snowboard pupils will be issued LoRa-based radio tags, while access points throughout the resort will determine their location and convey it to the instructor's smartphone via an application.

  • For ServiceMax and PTC, IoT Opens New Business Opportunity

    Through a partnership with PTC, ServiceMax is giving technicians a head start on addressing service calls by allowing them to remotely tap into data regarding a machine's health or status.

  • IoT News Roundup

    MIT's mind-reading radio; Greenwave buys Predixion; Silicon Controls to link tanks, cylinders to Sigfox network; Aria Systems connects cars; GE rolling out new Industrial Internet platform.

  • In Tennessee, Minor League Baseball Meets the Physical Web

    Fans of the Nashville Sounds Minor League Baseball team used their phones to access player statistics, read baseball trivia and find the nearest peanuts and Cracker Jack… or beer.

  • The Bttn Connects Businesses to Customers

    Finnish company Bttn sells its eponymous products to companies that want to offer a quick and easy way for customers to beckon them.

  • IoT News Roundup

    Cambium Networks unveils radio for collecting sensor data in remote deployments; Verizon buys lighting and IoT company Sensity; Telit rolls out new Bluetooth and location-tracking tech, adds Wirepas support; STMicro introduces LoRa kit for prototyping; goTransverse releases report on IoT monetization strategies.

  • 'Proximity Button' Has a Beacon to Keep At-Risk Individuals From Straying

    Startup Proximity Care is marketing a system that sounds an alert on a caregiver's phone if a dementia patient or child is wandering off.

  • FogHorn's Lightning Software Moves Real-Time Processing to Edge

    Following beta product development with flagship customer GE, FogHorn Systems has made its edge-analytics platform generally available.

  • Sun Powers Mobile Apps at Cardiff Blues Rugby Matches

    GCell solar-powered beacons greet users of the Cardiff Blues Match Day app, and may enable wayfinding, deliver store discounts and provide other location-based services in the future.

  • IoT News Roundup

    Buddy platform opens doors to Parse users; LoJack announces new phone-based products; TomTom's new device marries navigation with apps; Broadband Networks bringing People Power to Switzerland and Liechtenstein; OTA says security vulnerabilities easy to avoid.

  • IoT-focused LTE Products Begin to Emerge at CTIA Super Mobility 2016

    Following standardization milestones this summer, a number of cellular industry stakeholders and suppliers have revealed their product roadmaps for Category NB1 and Category M1 cellular devices.

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