Press Releases

Telensa to supply smart outdoor lighting to a major UK port to cut energy and maintenance costs, provide low-cost sensor platform

Telensa, a global provider of connected lighting and smart city data applications based in Cambridge UK, reports that its smart lighting controls are being deployed within the Port of Tyne’s LED lighting upgrade project. (more…)

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May 22, 2019

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Juniper Research forecasts smart city traffic technology revenues more than double, reaching $4.4bn by 2023

New analysis by Juniper Research has found that smart city traffic technology solutions deployed to ease chronic congestion in cities will generate $4.4 billion (€3.9 billion) in revenue in 2023, up from $2 billion (€1.7 billion) in 2019. (more…)

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May 21, 2019

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

AT&T and the City of San José team up in collaboration valued at more than a million dollars to improve quality of life

AT&T and the City of San José are extending their relationship with a deal value of more than a million dollars to help close the digital divide and leverage smart cities solutions to help address some of the critical issues facing the community. This continues to bolster San José’s place as one of the most innovative cities in Silicon Valley. (more…)

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May 15, 2019

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Home tech will be the most profitable area of technology to sell, say consumers

The technology buying-and-selling sector can yield impressive profits. Gaming and recreational tech have led for many years, with the likes of retro consoles and Polaroids dominating the cashback limelight. But with the increase in smart home technology, perhaps collectors’ interest could shift towards a new area of investment? (more…)

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Berg Insight says cellular IoT connections now exceed 1 billion worldwide

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

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May 14, 2019

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

i4Things attracts LIOF as a strategic investor

i4Things, based in Roermond, The Netherlands, has won a new strategic partner. LIOF, the (Province of) Limburg Development and Investment Company, is now supporting the further growth of i4Things in the international smart home market in the coming years. (more…)

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Blockchain billing pilot project with Orange Group and MTS proves a success, say Syniverse and IBM

Syniverse and IBM have joined forces with the goal of advancing mobile roaming solutions with a pilot program that uses open-source blockchain technology. The solution is designed to instantly validate new wholesale billing and charging processes for clearing and settlement services. (more…)

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May 8, 2019

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

SAM Seamless Networks joins Prpl Foundation to develop joint IoT security standards

SAM Seamless Network, the intuitive security system for smart home networks announced it has joined Prpl Foundation, an open-source community-driven consortium with a focus on enabling the security and interoperability of embedded devices for the IoT and smart society of the future. (more…)

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IoT will only help you improve your client experience if you do these 4 things

By 2020, there will be around 10 billion IoT connected devices, a figure forecast to rise to 22 billion by 2025. Many of us already benefit from these devices in our everyday lives, says Manish Choudhary, senior vice president, Global SMB Products & Strategy and chairman India, Pitney Bowes Inc.: smart thermostats we manage remotely, lighting, security cameras, smart utility meters – even smart fridges.

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Renesas Electronics showcases real-time embedded intelligence for a connected world at Internet of Things World 2019

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced it will highlight advances in real-time embedded intelligence in booth #828 at the Internet of Things World conference in Santa Clara, Calif., May 14-16, 2019. (more…)

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May 6, 2019

Posted by: Anasia D'mello