IoT

This section brings news and developments in the world of internet of things or IoT. We cover consumer IoT, Industrial IoT and bring news, views, opinion around the new technology phenomena.

Logistics Startup Intugine Raises Undisclosed Funding From IP Ventures

Logistics Startup Intugine Raises Undisclosed Funding From IP Ventures

July 4, 2019 at 12:51 pm 0 comments

Developer of smart sensing technology for Indian logistics, Intugine Technologies has raised an undisclosed amount from angel investors of IP Ventures. Founded by a team of IIT Kharagpur dropouts, Intugine is developing technology infrastructure for transportation using IoT to make marketplace fleet tracking easier and cheaper. The company claims toRead More

Google Overtakes Amazon In European Smart Home Market In Q1

Google Overtakes Amazon In European Smart Home Market In Q1

July 4, 2019 at 10:26 am 0 comments

In the first quarter of this year, the smart home market in Europe grew 23.9%, reaching 21.3 million units shipped to the region, according to data from IDC. Western Europe is responsible for 88.3% of the region share, but Central and Eastern Europe had the biggest increase (31.2% year overRead More

Kerala Partners Cisco To Develop Connected Farming Ecosystem

Kerala Partners Cisco To Develop Connected Farming Ecosystem

July 2, 2019 at 12:01 pm 0 comments

Technology solutions major Cisco has joined hands with the state of Kerala to build and develop solutions related to connected farming. This, Cisco says, is in alignment with its Country Digitization Acceleration (CDA) program that aims at addressing various socio-economic challenges using various technology solutions. Cisco has signed a MemorandumRead More

ERM Enters IoT Market With New Sensing Solutions

ERM Enters IoT Market With New Sensing Solutions

July 2, 2019 at 9:03 am 0 comments

International automotive technology supplier ERM Advanced Telematics, whose products are installed in more than 5 million vehicles worldwide, is expanding its activities from telematics solutions for locating and tracking vehicles, drivers and passengers, to a complimentary field of IoT (Internet of Things). The company is introducing its IoTLink line ofRead More

BlackBerry, LG Join Hands To Build Connected Automobile Solutions

BlackBerry, LG Join Hands To Build Connected Automobile Solutions

June 27, 2019 at 12:50 pm 0 comments

BlackBerry Thursday announced that it is expanding its partnership with LG Electronics to accelerate the deployment of connected and autonomous vehicle technology for automotive OEMs and suppliers around the world. As part of the agreement, LG Electronics will use a range of BlackBerry QNX software and services to build nextRead More

Altair Develops NB-IoT Chipset That Works On 450 MHz

Altair Develops NB-IoT Chipset That Works On 450 MHz

June 25, 2019 at 2:50 pm 0 comments

Altair’s Cellular IoT chipset, ALT1250, provides LTE Connectivity for a host of inter-connected farming solutions in Brazil, where agricultural workers are embracing the IoT revolution, connecting millions of acres to a global cellular network. Altair Semiconductor, a leading provider of cellular IoT chipsets, has announced that its ALT1250 dual modeRead More

LoRa Gateway Module Market Offers $ 3 Bn Incremental Revenue By 2028 

LoRa Gateway Module Market Offers $ 3 Bn Incremental Revenue By 2028 

June 24, 2019 at 12:29 pm 0 comments

According to Persistence Market Research, a research and consulting firm, the global LoRa gateway module market is likely to record a total incremental opportunity of more than US$ 3 billion during the forecast period of 2018 to 2028. The rapid adoption of such modules in various industries, which include manufacturing,Read More

Global Wireless Hearables Market Reaches 17.5 Mn Units In Q1 2019

Global Wireless Hearables Market Reaches 17.5 Mn Units In Q1 2019

June 21, 2019 at 5:30 pm 0 comments

The size of the global market for true wireless hearables reached 17.5 million units in Q1 2019, growing 40% quarter-on-quarter (QoQ), according to the findings of Counterpoint Research’s Hearables Market Tracker. While all regions continued to grow, North America and Europe were the fastest growing regions. Apple’s market share remainedRead More

Worldwide IoT Subscriber Base Exceeds 1 Bn : Report

Worldwide IoT Subscriber Base Exceeds 1 Bn : Report

May 15, 2019 at 9:59 am 0 comments

A new report from analyst firm Berg Insight estimates that the global number of cellular IoT subscribers increased by 70 percent during 2018 to reach 1.2 billion. Growth was driven by exceptional adoption in China, which accounted for 63 percent of the global installed base. By 2023, Berg Insight nowRead More

Samsung Brings Exynos i T100 IoT Chipset That Can Work At 125 Degree

Samsung Brings Exynos i T100 IoT Chipset That Can Work At 125 Degree

May 7, 2019 at 12:12 pm 0 comments

Samsung has launched a new chipset – Exynos I T100 – to be used for the IoT devices of future. Keeping the use cases of deployment of IoT devices, the chipset has been designed such a way that it can work under extreme temperature ranging from -45 degree Celsius toRead More