French invest in IoT grid
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 11:12

French invest in IoT grid


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.

Broadcom bought in biggest chip deal ever
Published in Processors


Industry consolidation

Avago bought Broadcom for $37 billion in the largest merger of chipmakers ever and created a company which could give Intel and Qualcomm a run for their money.

Huawei sees future for LiteOS
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 21 May 2015 10:45

Huawei sees future for LiteOS


The OS which would be king

Chinese firm Huawei predicted that within 10 years there will be 100 billion connected devices and its ultra-lightweight operating system to be at the heart of the infrastructure.

ARM brings in new mbed standard
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 11:41

ARM brings in new mbed standard


Internet of things boost

ARM has bought in a new assurance standard to work with embedded devices.

The ARM mbed Enabled program aims to increase the deployment rate of Internet of Things (IoT) products and supporting technologies by giving partners the ability to label them as interoperable mbed-based devices.

Biggish Blue invests in cloudy internet of stuff
Published in News


Things ain't wot they used to be

The ever shrinking Big Blue has said it will invest $3 billion over the next four years in a new 'Internet of Things" unit, aiming to sell its expertise in gathering and making sense of the surge in real-time data that the Internet of Stuff will generate.

Intel releases new Internet of Things tech
Published in News
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 11:48

Intel releases new Internet of Things tech

Things are not what they used to be

Intel showed off a new platform which it claims makes it easier for companies to create Internet-connected smart products using its chips, security and software.



Wearables are hot too, but people lose interest fast

Monday, 13 January 2014 12:08

Hackers want to control your fridge



If there is nothing better on the telly

Wednesday, 06 November 2013 08:46

Intel creates skunk works for connected gadgets



Internet of things, wearable nonsense