- STMicroelectronics Offers Software Kit for Bluetooth Mesh Networking, Connected Smart-Lighting
The company has released new software for creating smart objects that connect using the latest Bluetooth wireless mesh-networking features.
- Smartrac Showcases RFID, NFC, IoT Temperature Sensor Portfolio
The company presented its latest portfolio of temperature-sensing, cold-chain-monitoring products and solutions at the 15th Annual Cold Chain Global Forum.
- Ayla IoT Platform Adds Phone-as-a-Gateway Capability for Bluetooth Products
The platform enables manufacturers of Bluetooth devices to access IoT data via the Ayla IoT cloud without using separate gateways.
- Huawei, Vodafone Top IHS Markit IoT CMP Platforms Scorecard
Criteria include such factors as cumulative cellular IoT connections under management, support for multiple connectivity technologies, diversity of deployment models, and perceptions of vendors by a multi-country panel of enterprise end users.
- Klashwerks Launchs All-in-One Connected Car Technology
Piper creator Russell Ure brings the smart home concept to the car with Raven.
- New Chip Features Privacy Function for European Retailers
Impinj's latest chip, the Monza R6-A, offers privacy controls and sustainability features.
- Cattle Ranching Gains from IoT-based Intelligence
Chipsafer has completed two African pilots of its LoRa technology-powered system to locate cattle on large ranches and track their behavior; similar pilots in Europe, South America and Australia are ongoing.
- IHS Markit Expert to Deliver IoT Sensors Keynote
At the 2017 TDK Sensor Developers Conference, to be held in Santa Clara, Calif., Jenalea Howell will offer a keynote speech titled "IoT and the World of Sensors."
- IoT News Roundup
Industrial Internet Consortium launches smart-factory machine-learning testbed ••• Meshed IoT Integrators launches local hosting Internet of Things network ••• OutSystems' low-code platform accelerates customer adoption of AI, IoT ••• Fresh Ideas expands use of Altierre's IoT system to new venues ••• Kerlink continues global LoRaWAN IoT network expansion with subsidiary in India ••• eMotorWerks, EDF partner to expand JuiceNet IoT electric vehicle charging technology ••• BT, Hitachi develop industrial and enterprise IoT solutions.
- IoT at Cincinnati Airport Helps TSA Match Staffing With Passenger Demand
Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, with local Transportation Security Administration collaboration, is using live and empiric data to identify irregularities at the security checkpoint.
- Registration Now Open for RFID in Aerospace and Defense
The one-day conference, to be held on Dec. 13, 2017, will feature fast-track RFID training on Dec. 12, prior to the event's opening.
- IoT Brings Intelligence to Hard Hats
Companies are trialing a new Internet of Things system from GuardHat, with data-management software from HPCC Systems, to understand where their workers are located—both in real time and historically—as well as the conditions around them, in order to boost safety and efficiency.
- NFC Forum Incorporates Tags into Its Certification Program
The release of Apple's NFC-enabled iOS 11 platform is helping to drive the growth of NFC deployments that are making an NFC tag certification program important, the association says.
- IOT News Roundup
Asavie, MultiTech provide device-to-cloud connectivity for security services ••• PureIntegration, Actility develop LoRaWAN-based/RDK-B system for cable industry to expand IoT networks ••• Black Box expands IoT services portfolio ••• Small Cell Forum, Telecommunications Industry Association partner to accelerate smart cities, enterprise connectivity ••• WiSilica health-care IoT and smart lighting solutions support Bluetooth mesh-networking standard ••• Software AG intros IoT technology portfolio for cloud-based IoT platform services ••• Taoglas launches RF filter division for IoT, mobile applications.