Wireless M2M & IoT Bible

Despite its low ARPU, the wireless M2M market has become a key focus of many mobile network operators as their traditional voice and data markets become saturated. Likewise, government and regulatory initiatives such as the EU initiatives to have a smart meter penetration level of 80% by 2020 and the mandatory inclusion of automotive safety

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Swisscom expands M2M offering with cloud-based Application Enablement Platform

Machines and objects that communicate with each other (machine-to-machine) are now standard in many areas of business. Up to now, equipping a product with this capability has been very costly for companies in terms of time and IT resources. With the cloud-based Application Enablement Platform, Swisscom is creating the basis for connecting products to the

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Libelium enables smart logistics offering realtime tracking and sensing of goods

Libelium has released new Smart Logistics modules for Waspmote sensor nodes that provide position, sensing and transmission capabilities to enable real time tracking, via 3G, GPS and GPRS. These new modules for Waspmote and Plug & Sense! devices can read geolocation coordinates, collect extra sensor data such as humidity, luminosity, CO, CO2, temperature, or vibration,

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Telefonica O2 Ireland’s Brian D’Arcy to lead Anam Technologies Managed Services

Anam Technologies, has appointed Brian D’Arcy as global VP of Managed Services.  Brian joins Anam Technologies from his position of Commercial director-O2 Media at Telefonica O2 Ireland.

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Openwave Mobility wins at CTIA MobITs Awards

Openwave Mobility, a software innovator enabling operators to manage and monetise mobile data, has announced that the CTIA has named its operator app, MOTIFY, a winner at the MobITs Awards for Customer Experience Management (CEM).

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Maingate sets out vision for the smart energy sector

Maingate, has signaled its intention to become a key player in the smart energy sector. By combining M2M connectivity with cloud-based data management, Maingate believes it can enable the decentralised and demand side solutions that will sit at the heart of emerging energy ecosystems.

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Masternaut announces driver navigation and communications device for enterprise telematics

Masternaut, has launched Masternaut Pro, a new driver navigation & communication device which is used in conjunction with Masternaut Connect to provide users and businesses an all-in-one solution for real time telematics, communication, and navigation.

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Kizy Tracking presents its new tracker at POST EXPO 2014 for the first time in Europe

Thanks to a device smaller than a smartphone, any postal shipment can now be tracked in real-time through an online platform. Until now, these kinds of solutions were expensive and limited to high value goods. Kizy Tracking offers an innovative solution with similar functionalities for a cost less than one-tenth the price of competing GPS solutions on the

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South Korea’s Ecube Labs uses Vodafone M2M platform to take ‘smart green’ technology global

Ecube Labs, a South Korea based green venture established in 2011 in waste management industry, has announced its plans to further expand operations into five markets globally including the United Kingdom, Australia, Japan, Germany and the Netherlands. The company is working with Vodafone’s global M2M business to enable its global expansion plans.

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Telecom Italia Digital Solutions and Jasper partner to power mobile Internet of Things

Jasper Technologies, Inc. has announced that Telecom Italia Digital Solutions has selected Jasper to power IoT services for Italian and international enterprise customers looking to benefit from the vast connected service business opportunity.

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RacoWireless enables rapid IoT deployments with the launch of its Application Marketplace

Internet of Things (IoT) service provider, RacoWireless has announced the launch of its Application Marketplace, an app store designed to empower companies worldwide to quickly build, enhance and sell connected IoT/M2M solutions. Building on the Omega DevCloud announcement in August, the company is maintaining momentum with its new IoT application store.

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SmartThings CEO reassures backers Samsung is fully behind open platform as developer is sold ‘for $200m’

Washington DC, USA — SmartThings, the creator of the free-to-download home control app for smartphones, has been acquired by South Korea-based Samsung and will operate as an independent company within Samsung’s Open Innovation Center group. Now, as Jeremy Cowan reports, SmartThings’ CEO is responding to mixed views about the sale.

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Tapit: G&D supplies highly secure SIM card platform for the digital wallet in Switzerland

Munich, 5 August 2014 – The Swiss mobile network provider Swisscom is counting on highly secure NFC-enabled SIM cards from Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) to allow its customers to make payments with “Tapit”. Tapit is the digital wallet for smartphones in Switzerland. The platform is used by every mobile network provider in the country. The

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Augumenta’s development tools define interface for application navigation and control for smart glasses

New York, USA (Business Wire) – Augumenta Ltd., a Finland-based software provider, has announced and demonstrated development tools that define a new user interface for navigation and control of applications running on smart glass devices.

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Turkcell announces its connected car platform for more access to information and fun on the go

Istanbul, Turkey, (Business Wire) – Turkish telecommunications and technology company, Turkcell,  has announced Turkey’s first connected car platform. The platform connects the car and its driver to mobile internet and essential location-based services, enriching the driving experience.

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FeedHenry launches new cloud-based Field Workforce Management mobile solution

Burlington, Massachusetts, USA and Waterford, Ireland, July 15, 2014 – FeedHenry, the open standards-based mobile application platform for enterprise provider, is announcing its Field Workforce Management mobile solution today.

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