Sustainability should be the next big priority for wireless technology

Most Europeans believe climate change poses the greatest existential threat. For some industries, this is cause for great concern as customers are becoming increasingly aware of the direct impact that businesses are having on the environment, says Diana Pani, senior director of wireless standards and innovation, InterDigital.

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Education and collaboration will transform cities from dumb to smart in quick succession

Smart cities promote numerous advantages for the public and organisations alike, improving communication response, remote control potential and innovative interactive experiences for public and private services.

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MultiTech launches handheld LoRa end-point device and LoRa® proof of concept developer board

Multi-Tech Systems, Inc. announced the availability of MultiConnect® mDot™ Box, a portable, handheld LoRa® end-point device ideal for LoRa site surveys, and MultiConnect® mDot™ EVB, a developer board perfect for rapid LoRa proof of concept creation.

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Telensa raises US$18m to meet surge in demand for its wireless smart city solutions

Telensa, which provides end-to-end smart city solutions incorporating low power wide area (LPWA) wireless technology, announced funding of US$18 million to fuel its next stage of profitable growth.

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5by5 Wireless HaLow 900 MHz partnership program for developing IoT launched by InventionShare

Greg Waite, CEO of InventionShare™, announced that 5by5 Wireless™ has created a Wi-Fi HaLow partnership program to support future IoT product developments through large area wireless coverage for a variety of Internet of Things (IoT) applications.

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Tech Start-Up Launches Next Generation in Home Automation: The i-Bell Wi-Fi Doorbell

Ever wished you could be in two places at once? A brand new Wi-Fi enabled camera doorbell will launch with a crowdfunding campaign later this month making it possible to do just that. Acting as an interactive peephole for the front door, the i-Bell is a newly released product in the fast growing home automation

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What happens when M2M grows up?

There’s a tipping point in the growth curve of many technologies when they break out of the closed domain of the specialists and into the wider world. We’ve all seen examples of new technologies – and more efficient ways of working and living – being hampered by clumsy marketing, arcane terminology and an inability by experts

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Semtech’s new long-range RFIC platform will drive Internet of Things and M2M deployments

Camarillo, California, USA – Semtech Corporation, a leading supplier of analogue and mixed-signal semiconductors, has introduced the SX1272, the first product in a new long-range RFIC platform that boosts the transmission range of the devices to up to 15 kilometres.

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GCF and CCF announce harmonisation of wireless mobile device certification schemes

London, UK and San Diego, California, USA – The Global Certification Forum (GCF) and the CDMA Certification Forum® (CCF) are collaborating to harmonise their respective certification schemes to offer a single, unified certification process for mobile devices, incorporating any combination of 3GPP and 3GPP2 wireless technologies.

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Secure M2M technology for a healthier and safer life

Machine-to-machine (M2M) technology has the potential to transform healthcare and create a continuum of care, despite limited resources.

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