Reduced image quality over time
LG has confirmed that it pulled its LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition off shelves after six days because it contained a component with the potential to reduce image quality on the device.
Daft analysts claim
A small number of analysts are telling anyone who will listen that notebook makers could save themselves by getting into wearable devices.
Release early next year
Samsung Electronics is to mass-produce open-type IoT platform starting from early 2016.
Can handle all of the Gecko family
Silicon Labs has announced broad support for ARM mbed OS within the energy-friendly EFM32 Gecko MCU based around ARM Cortex-M processors.
Bringing the future to your home
Beancounters working for analysts Navigant Research have added up some numbers and divided by their shoe size and decided that global revenues from residential IoT devices expected to total more than $330 billion by 2025.
Ensigma provides complete IoT suite
Chipmaker Imagination has launched a new suite of Ensigma IP solutions which cover Wi-Fi/Bluetooth software, MAC baseband, AFE and RF for the Internet of Things.
MediaTek is quietly building an ecosystem to drive IoT strategy to push its System on Chip shipments across multiple devices.
Embedded chips software downsized
Chipzilla has been handing out p45s and pink slips to some of its more experienced software staff at Wind River.
Le coq gaulois spends $25 million
A French a supplier of software used to manage Internet of Things sensor networks has collected $25 million in new funding from top European telecom operators and Foxconn.