Nano-satellite service aims to bring IoT to 90% of the world without a network

Having launched its first two nano-satellites into orbit in late 2018, Hiber’s IoT network went live and has been used by customers since early February.

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Regulators could impose a package deal in exchange for new T-Mobile/Sprint merger approval, says GlobalData

The recently announced merger between US mobile operator rivals T-Mobile and Sprint in an all-stock transaction valued at US$26.5 billion (€22.33 billion) will be no slam dunk, according to data and analytics company, GlobalData.

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Privacy and data ownership as a European business advantage

Silicon Valley innovators often see Europe as a fragmented landscape of independent markets with myriad regulation at the European and national level. At the same time, on personal data protection and data ownership, this picture of fragmented Europe does not apply.

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Dynamic Spectrum Alliance appoints Gude as new president

The Dynamic Spectrum Alliance announced a new phase in its history, with the appointment of Kalpak Gude as the Alliance’s president. This exciting development comes at a time when the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance is witnessing continued growth, including the recent addition of 11 new members across four continents.

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prpl Foundation to collaborate with US FCC working group

Eric Schultz, community manager for the not for profit prpl Foundation, is collaborating with the USA’s Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Technological Advisory Council Software Controlled Radios Sub-Working Group.

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Libelium IoT Platform powers smart cities in US adding LoRaWAN and Sigfox

Libelium continues powering the Internet of Things (IoT) development adding LoRaWAN and Sigfox wireless connectivity for North America to Waspmote OEM and Waspmote Plug and Sense! sensor devices.

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New LoRa and Bluetooth module series bridges IoT’s wireless gap

Alpha Micro Components is now distributing the first IoT (Internet of Things) modules to combine Bluetooth v4.0 and LoRa support in a single device, the Laird RM1 series.

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IoT security is ‘a ticking time bomb’ we’re all living with

Security hit the headlines last week with comments made by Cesare Garlati, chief security strategist at the prpl Foundation, on the lack of progress towards a secure environment for the Internet of Things (IoT). (See our exclusive report: Industry losing patience as regulators fail to keep up with IoT consumer security concerns.) His thoughts just begged

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7layers reports the evolution of a new test management system, Interlab EVO

7layers, a company in the Bureau Veritas Group, has announced its new, web-based and scalable test management system, Interlab EVO.

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MultiTech and Novotech deliver plug-and-play cellular to Ethernet bridge in Canada

Multi-Tech Systems, Inc. has announced the availability of its popular MultiConnect® eCell in Canada from Novotech Technologies.

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MultiTech’s MultiConnect mDot awarded LoRaWAN certification by LoRa Alliance

Multi-Tech Systems, Inc. a global manufacturer of M2M and IoT devices, announced its MultiConnect® mDot™ a LoRaWAN™ ready, LPWAN RF module, is fully certified by the LoRa® Alliance.

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Silicon Labs simplifies Wi-Fi connectivity with plug-and-play module solution

Silicon Labs has introduced a plug-and-play Wi-Fi module solution for Internet of Things (IoT) applications where exceptional RF performance, small footprint, easy application development and fast time to market are key requirements.

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Wireless IoT forum calls upon telecoms regulators to enable market for the Internet of Things

The Wireless IoT Forum (WIoTF), the body working to accelerate the wide-scale adoption of wireless wide-area networking technologies devoted to the Internet of Things (IoT), has called on national telecom regulators such as Ofcom and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to dedicate bandwidth to ensure the monetisation and long-term sustainability of IoT networks and services.

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