18. February 2016 · Comments Off on Goodyear, VMware, Weather Company to Speak on IoT & You Can, Too · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

TMC and Crossfire Media announced today, the 16th iteration of IoT Evolution Conference & Expo is accepting speaking proposals through March 1, 2016. The event, which is being held July 11-14, 2016 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada, also features keynotes from Goodyear, VMware, Weather Company. IoT Evolution Expo has evolved to become the leading educational and networking forum for the IoT ecosystem, and for any company looking to understand how to develop and implement IoT solutions that drive measurable results and business transformation.

Source: Goodyear, VMware, Weather Company to Speak on IoT & You Can, Too | Business Wire

21. January 2016 · Comments Off on AT&T launches push to install IoT technology in major cities · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

AT&T will soon begin installing Internet of Things-enabled technology in several of the country’s largest cities as part of a push to spread “smart city” innovations nationwide.The massive telecom company unveiled a plan last week at its Developer Summit in Las Vegas to develop a new “smart cities framework,” working with Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and the Georgia Institute of Technology to install connected devices in sections of those cities and on the university’s campus.The effort also involves a substantial collaboration with other tech companies, with Cisco, Deloitte, Ericsson, GE, IBM, Intel and Qualcomm Technologies all pitching in to provide the technology that can take advantage of AT&T’s network.

Source: AT&T launches push to install IoT technology in major cities – StateScoop

21. January 2016 · Comments Off on CES 2016: 10 Gadgets That Will Make Your Home Even Smarter · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

A few years ago, home automation was only a concept in futuristic movies,- but the rise of the Internet of Things and connected devices has brought “smart homes” to the consumer market.The Consumer Electronics Show, held last week in Las Vegas, revealed the popularity of home automation, as dozens of vendors showed off their platforms with innovative security, connected device and sensory features.

Source: CES 2016: 10 Gadgets That Will Make Your Home Even Smarter – Page: 1 | CRN

21. January 2016 · Comments Off on AT&T’s Penrose: $5 LTE modules for IoT devices are coming · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Narrowband LTE and LTE-M are a couple of the new versions of the LTE Release 13 standard that are being touted for their ability to make cellular-enabled IoT devices less expensive. In fact, a top AT&T (NYSE: T) executive said that he believes that sub-$5 cellular modules are coming soon thanks to the proliferation of these versions of LTE.”The goal with narrowband-LTE is the sub-$5 modules,” said Chris Penrose, SVP of AT&T Mobility’s IoT Solutions group in an interview with FierceWireless:Tech at the 2016 AT&T Developer Summit in Las Vegas held earlier this month.

Source: AT&T’s Penrose: $5 LTE modules for IoT devices are coming – FierceWirelessTech

15. January 2016 · Comments Off on CES 2016: How smart can your home get? · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

On Sunday, Mark Zuckerberg set his goal for 2016 via a Facebook post: build an artificial intelligence to run his home and assist his work, “like Jarvis in Iron Man.”The lofty ambition fits a growing trend of “smart” home technology, which links smartphones, tablets, and other computers with household appliances and other home items. High-powered commercial drones, self-driving cars, and virtual reality dominated the presentations at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, with Microsoft announcing its intention to become the “ultimate platform for all intelligent cars” and Intel showing how its new drone can dodge falling trees. But Samsung aimed closer to home.

Source: CES 2016: How smart can your home get? – CSMonitor.com