Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is the network of physical objects or ‘things’ embedded with electronics, software, sensors and connectivity to enable it to achieve greater value and service by exchanging data with the manufacturer, operator and/or other connected devices. Each thing is uniquely identifiable through its embedded computing system but is able to interoperate within the existing Internet infrastructure.

Ecobee Launches New ecobee3 Lite HomeKit Thermostat
October 17th, 2016

Canadian smart thermostat provider has launched a more affordable version of its ecobee3 thermostat that will still offer most of its main features.

Internet of Things May Provoke Large Scale Attacks in the Near Future
October 11th, 2016

Security remains the main issue within the IoT industry that need to be addressed, taking into account the recent hacking attack powered by compromised IoT devices.

IBM to Invest $200 Million Into Watson Internet of Things A.I. Business in Germany
October 5th, 2016

The US-based technology and innovation company has unveiled plans to expand its IoT capabilities with a new investment in its facilities in Munich.

SAP Buys Startup Plat.One, Plans to Invest $2.2 Billion in the Internet of Things by 2020
September 29th, 2016

Germany-based software producer SAP is planning to make a significant investment in the Internet of Things by 2020, thus expanding its footprint within the market.

Samsung Brings JerryScript, an Open Source JavaScript Engine, to the Internet of Things
September 11th, 2016

South Korean tech giant has started offering a stable 1.0 release of its lightweight JavaScript engine designed for the Internet of Things (IoT).

Terepac and Nuco Team Up to Bring Blockchain Technology to Internet of Things
September 1st, 2016

Terepac is likely to become a world leader at the intersection of two revolutionary technologies – blockchain and Internet of Things.

Amazon Dash Buttons Finally Released in the UK
August 31st, 2016

Online retailer giant has announced the expansion of its Dash Button program, following the launch of a one-click buying system in the United Kingdom.

General Electric and Cisco Dominate Industrial IoT Market
August 29th, 2016

Internet of Things has become one of the major revolutionary technologies that tends to make a profit of $357 billion by 2019.

Startup Chronicled Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Open Registry for IoT Built on Ethereum Blockchain
August 25th, 2016

The San Francisco-based blockchain startup announced yesterday that it released an open source tool for registering connected items, including wearables and smart home objects.

Intel Unveils Joule, an Atom-Powered Internet of Things Module and Maker Kit
August 18th, 2016

Intel came out with some details about the two versions of Joule at annual Intel Developer Forum.

‘Blockchain and Connected Home are Almost at the Peak of the Hype Cycle,’ Says Gartner’s Report
August 17th, 2016

The Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies report by Gartner has focused on three key technologies that will dominate in the coming years.

Isle of Man and Fintech Startup Credits Test Blockchain for ‘Internet of Things’
August 9th, 2016

The Department of Economic Development of the Isle of Man has teamed up with Credits startup to test how the technology behind bitcoin can improve the safety of IoT objects.

Onion Started Crowdfunding Campaign for Its New $5 Omega 2 Mini PC Designed for The Internet of Things
August 8th, 2016

The team behind the Onion startup has introduced the next version of its Omega module and launched a new crowdfunding project on Kicksarter.