How could UWB transform transport ticketing experiences?

Ticketing barriers are a pressure point in every public transport hub. Urban populations are growing, and operators and authorities need to deliver enhanced customer convenience while allowing effective crowd management.

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Bluetooth 5.0 added to ultra-low power RE family for battery maintenance free IoT Devices

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, has introduced the RE01B microcontroller (MCU) with Bluetooth 5.0 support. This expands its RE family of 32-bit ultra-low power consumption MCUs.

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Combining the power of Bluetooth low energy and cellular LPWA for large scale IoT deployments

Launched in 2009, the Bluetooth Low-Energy (BLE) technology set the base for the future of applications in the Internet of Things (IoT), primarily focusing on those that require minimal power consumption.

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End-to-end testing for the IoT ecosystem and the importance of multistage validation

The Internet of Things (IoT) is an intelligent technology between the real and the digital world. It is a system of interconnected devices which have the ability to collect and transfer data over a network beyond manual interference.

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How BLE indoor asset location is being deployed in healthcare, office and the military: Part 2

As Jeremy Cowan, IoT Now’s editorial director, hears from Thomas Hasselman, chief marketing officer of Finland-based Quuppa, BLE is finding a home for asset tracking in hospitals, offices, the army and via mobile network operator, Orange. Also see Part 1.

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AI-based IoT solutions extend predictive maintenance across entire production line

Historically, the use of condition monitoring solutions for predictive maintenance has been restricted to high-value, mission-critical equipment, leaving an average of 85% of a production facility’s equipment vulnerable to costly unexpected downtime and repairs.

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Smart light bulb to combine Zigbee 3.0 / BLE 5.0 and green power efficiency

Qorvo, a provider of RF solutions that connect the world, and Leedarson, a lighting and IoT solutions company, have partnered to create a family of smart home lighting products.

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Best practices: 5 keys to delivering robust indoor location services

The market for real-time indoor location services is growing rapidly, with a wealth of new applications emerging across healthcare, retail, sports, manufacturing and dozens of other verticals

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Ubisense and Quuppa partner to extend reach of world-class industrial location-aware solutions into new sectors

Ubisense Group plc, a market provider in enterprise location intelligence solutions, announced a new partnership with Quuppa as part of Ubisense’s strategy to integrate location and

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Slovakian smart waste management company ready for first US nationwide NB-IoT network launched by T-Mobile

Sensoneo, a Bratislava, Slovakia-based provider of smart, enterprise-grade waste management solutions has announced its readiness for the USA’s first nationwide narrowband IoT network, which was launched by T-Mobile in July.

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Bluetooth 4.2, IEEE 802.15.4 and Wi-Fi combined with security, power management, and expandability

Arrow Electronics has extended its SmartEverything family with the Tiger board, featuring the NXP® Semiconductors Kinetis KW41Z multi-protocol wireless MCU for extremely low-power connected devices. Ready to kick-start development, the Tiger board provides an ideal platform for products like smart door locks, portable healthcare technology,

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New Arrow ARIS-EDGE-S3 kit simplifies development of battery-powered applications with compact TFT display

Arrow Electronics has extended its convenient and flexible ARIS (Arrow Renesas IoT Synergy) platform for developing Internet of Things (IoT) devices by introducing the ARIS-EDGE-S3, which packs extra compute performance and the opportunity to add a compact user interface for richer interactions.

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Hollis Technology signs reseller agreement with Mist to expand adoption of industry’s first self-learning wireless network

Hollis Technology, a provider of business support solutions to organisations in both the public and private sectors throughout the UK, has been accredited as an Authorised Reseller Partner for Mist, the pioneer in self-learning wireless networks using artificial intelligence.

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Riot starts with a claim to industry’s lowest power NB-IoT and eMTC baseband chip

Internet of Things (IoT) newcomer, Riot Micro is claiming that a radical design approach applying BLE/Wi-Fi architecture has delivered a new cellular IoT solution with cost/power levels that are characteristic of short-range wireless systems. Here Peter Wong, CEO, tells  Jeremy Cowan how Riot has reinvented itself as an IoT chipset maker.

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Arrow Electronics and Cypress team up to provide ubiquitous IoT connectivity

Global technology-solutions provider Arrow Electronics, Inc. and Cypress Semiconductor Corp., a provider in wireless connectivity for the Internet of Things (IoT) have announced the Titanium board, a technology ecosystem designed to enable developers to create products using Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth® Low Energy (BLE), cellular and LPWAN technologies, while taking advantage of Cypress’ low-power edge computing capabilities.

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Renesas Synergy™ Platform revs up ecosystem growth engine

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced the rapid expansion of its partner ecosystem with new third-party software tightly integrated into the Renesas Synergy™ Platform.

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