14. April 2016 · Comments Off on Novatek Expands IoT Business Using Throughtek’s Cloud Service to Deliver Video Streaming for Portable Dashcams · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Novatek Microelectronics has announced the establishment of a working partnership with ThroughTek, IoT solutions provider. The recent partnership between ThroughTek and Novatek represents a change in the surveillance market, enabling the extension of application use through value-added cloud services to dashcam devices. The portable dashcam is versatile in its design, making it both suitable for sports and travel use in various outdoor environments, as well within the car or home for security surveillance. With ThroughTek’s technology, chipset manufacturers can easily penetrate the IoT market by simplifying the device deployment process for technology brands.

Source: Novatek Expands IoT Business Using Throughtek’s Cloud Service to Deliver Video Streaming for Portable Dashcams | Business Wire

05. November 2015 · Comments Off on Ericsson, AT&T and Altair claim IoT power saving breakthrough · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Ericsson, AT&T and chipset provider Altair have unveiled a new power saving mode that will help IoT devices run for a decade on one set of batteries. It could help system managers save a fortune in maintenance and extend the reach of machine to machine networks dramatically.The development partners demonstrated the new LTE Power Saving Mode for commercial chipsets at an event in Atlanta. The demo ran in the AT&T booth running on Ericsson networks and Altair’s FourGee-1160 Cat 1 chipset featuring ultra-low power consumption.

Source: Ericsson, AT&T and Altair claim IoT power saving breakthrough | Telecoms.com

31. July 2015 · Comments Off on RFaxis Collaborates with Silicon Labs to Support Internet of Things and Smart Home Market Initiatives · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

RFaxis, Inc., a leading fabless semiconductor company focused on developing innovative, next-generation RF solutions for the wireless connectivity market, today announced a new collaboration with Austin, Texas-based Silicon Labs SLAB, +1.81% on chipset reference designs to address the high-growth Internet of Things (IoT) and smart home markets.

Source: RFaxis Collaborates with Silicon Labs to Support Internet of Things and Smart Home Market Initiatives – MarketWatch

10. March 2015 · Comments Off on Xiaomi launches new smart home products and action camera at MWC 2015 • Load the Game · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Xiaomi, one of the few Chinese smartphone companies that have managed to gain international praise for their cheap, yet high-end smartphones, is not just a company that makes phones. Xiaomi demonstrated that today at the MWC 2015 show, where it showed off new smart home products, created around Marvell’s new chipset designed specifically for IoT. The motto of Marvell is Smart Life and Smart Lifestyle, which Xiaomi tries to take to the next level with a new smart air purifier and a smart hub. Besides cementing its position in the home automation industry, Xiaomi also ventured into a completely new market at the MWC 2015 today. The Chinese company launched a new action camera that aims to rival with a market dominated by GoPro.

via Xiaomi launches new smart home products and action camera at MWC 2015 • Load the Game.

10. December 2013 · Comments Off on SEI, Hitachi launch new solution for grid reliability improvement · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Smart Energy Instruments (SEI) has introduced the first component of its planned chipset product line for smart grid applications during an event at MaRS Discovery District in Toronto, Canada.

Launched in collaboration with Hitachi High-Technologies, the semiconductor chipset is a measurement and communications core for smart devices used in electric power generation and transmission, with advanced time synchronization capability to provide real-time measurements vital to grid reliability and efficiency enhancement, while accelerating the shift to renewable energy sources.

via SEI, Hitachi launch new solution for grid reliability improvement – Energy Business Review.