Tag: IoT

CaptiveXS Helps Businesses Take Control of Their IoT Security

The internet of things (IoT) has grown to a point where the entire world has become familiar with both its good and bad elements....

5G is impossible without full convergence

IoT and 5G are impractical without convergence and coexistence of licensed and unlicensed technologies The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), in partnership with Maravedis-Rethink, has...

Comcast’s MNO challenge moves into the IoT

Comcast, France’s Iliad and other fixed-line operators have already demonstrated how they can undermine the mobile carriers’ business case by making heavy use of...

HaLow reference design targets WiFi IoT devices

Aviacomm and Newracom have unveiled a reference design for an IEEE 802.11ah modem, aimed at IoT and M2M devices. The sub-GHz WiFi technology, also...

How Open Standards Could Accelerate the Growth of the IoT in...

The growth of the Internet of Things (IoT), as it relates to the emergence and development of smart cities, can take one of two...

New Qualcomm chip claims low power dual band WiFi for IoT

Qualcomm Technologies has announced a new WiFi product for supporting the development of connected devices in the IoT, unveiled at the Computex 2016 show...

Cypress to pay $550m for Broadcom’s IoT assets

Cypress Semiconductor is acquiring Broadcom’s IoT division for $550m in cash, including the WICED brand and the IoT-focused WiFi and Bluetooth assets, as well...

Best-Effort Wi-Fi No Longer Cuts It

It’s been over 14 years since VoiceStream (now part of T-Mobile) bought the assets of MobileStar, which went bankrupt trying to build a public...

Operators Struggle to Unlock Value in IoT-Driven Big Data

Every Internet of Things (IoT) forecast predicts tens of billions of devices coming online over the next decade. With a lot of devices comes...

MWC 2016: The big themes in Barcelona

These were the biggest themes this year in Barcelona – no big surprises on the topic list, though there were plenty of unexpected twists...