Wireless Developer's Journal

I guess mobility is important. Red Hat management must think so, too, given the announcement today that the company has acquired the Irish mobility company FeedHenry. The deal was reported to be around US$82 million (or precisely, Euro63.5 million). It's on the scale of HP's ver... (more)
Building low-cost wearable devices can enhance the quality of our lives. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Sai Yamanoor, Embedded Software Engineer at Altschool, will provide an example of putting together a small keychain within a $50 budget that educates the user about... (more)
Over the summer Gartner released its much anticipated annual Hype Cycle report and the big news is that Internet of Things has now replaced Big Data as the most hyped technology. Indeed, we’re hearing more and more about this fascinating new technological paradigm. Every other IT... (more)
Secure 'Internet of Things' (IoT) Communications As the Internet of Things gains momentum, the focus has been on securing billions of IoT devices and the servers that orchestrate their connectivity. However, the greatest security and authentication risks reside within the communi... (more)
The worldwide cellular network will be the backbone of the future IoT, and the telecom industry is clamoring to get on board as more than just a data pipe. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Evan McGee, CTO of Ring Plus, Inc., to discuss what service operators can offer ... (more)
The Industrial Internet of Things represents a tremendous opportunity for innovative companies looking to unlock new revenue sources by packaging their products with new digital services, says Accenture (NYSE:ACN) in its new report, “Driving Unconventional Growth through the Indu... (more)
The Internet of Things is Inspiring a New World of Partnerships When it comes to the smart home, big names like Nest and Dropcam have gotten most of the attention due to their product success and lucrative acquisition figures. But as impressive as these products have been, there ... (more)
littleBits Electronics, the company putting the power of electronics in everyone’s hands, today announced the launch of the bitLab, an app store for user-generated hardware. The marketplace furthers littleBits’ goal to democratize the hardware revolution, giving hardware develop... (more)
The Transformation of GE General Electric (GE) has been a household name for more than a century, thanks in large part to its role in making households easier to run. Starting with the light bulb invented by its founder, Thomas Edison, GE has been selling devices ("things") to c... (more)
Internet of @ThingsExpo announced today a limited time free "Expo Plus" registration option. On site registration price of $600 will be set to 'free' for delegates who register during this special offer week. To take advantage of this opportunity, attendees can use the coupon code... (more)
Jawbone’s Apps Will Soon Support Everyone Else’s Hardware For the past few months, I’ve done something which is dorky even by my own dorky standards: I’ve often gone out in public with two wearable devices on my wrist. One has been a smartwatch of some sort. (At the moment, it’s ... (more)
The key to securing your mobility is to understand how it is being used in your environment and what is potentially at risk. Taking stock of the mobile devices, applications and traffic in your network is critical to identifying how your data and resources are potentially vulnera... (more)
Five Key Issues for the DNS of Things The Domain Name Service (DNS) is one of the most important components in networking infrastructure, enabling users and services to access applications by translating URLs (names) into IP addresses (numbers). Because every icon and URL and al... (more)
Today ElasticBox, through its blog, announced 'Internet of Things' app support for wearables, starting with the newly announced Apple Watch. Following is the ElasticBox blog post. Cloud Expo and @ThingsExpo delegates can visit the ElasticBox booth for detailed information on wea... (more)
Beyond the Hype – Why Wearables Need More Heart The hype around the wearable tech industry has steered many consumers straight to Amazon in search of a fitness gadget that will tell them how healthy or unhealthy they act on a regular basis. Some feel they can't become healthier ... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that Appcore , provider of the industry's only complete automated cloud management platform, has been named "Exhibitor" of SYS-CON's 15th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 4-6, 2013, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in... (more)
There will be 50 billion Internet connected devices by 2020. Today, every manufacturer has a propriety protocol and an app. How do we securely integrate these "things" into our lives and businesses in a way that we can easily control and manage? Even better, how do we integrate t... (more)
Internet of @ThingsExpo anticipates 90% of WebRTC companies & developers will monetize their products & services through IoT by 2016. Can call centers hang up the phones for good? Intuitive Solutions did. WebRTC enabled this contact center provider to eliminate antiquated telephony... (more)
Interoute, owner operator of Europe's largest network and a global cloud services platform, announced that Wyless, the leading end-to-end solutions provider for M2M (machine-to-machine) and IoT (Internet of Things) has launched its scalable version of the Wyless Porthos Managemen... (more)
Qualcomm announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Atheros, Inc., is broadening support for developers to simplify the design of products that use Wi-Fi™ to connect the Internet of Everything (IoE). Qualcomm Atheros has opened worldwide distribution channels with Arrow Electronics ... (more)
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