• Companies Merge Pending Regulatory Approval

    Companies Merge Pending Regulatory Approval

    Lightower Fiber Networks, www.lightower.com, provider of custom, high-capacity network services, and Fibertech Networks, www.fibertech.net, a provider of fiber optic-based network services throughout mid-sized cities in the Eastern and central regions of the United States announced they have entered into a definitive agreement to merge.
  • IoT Platform Decreases Costs, Development Times

    IoT Platform Decreases Costs, Development Times

    Data collected from devices and systems can change the economics of a business. In order to leverage the IoT (Internet of Things), companies need economical ways to add M2M communication capabilities to their devices and applications.
  • Tech Drives Social Change

    Tech Drives Social Change

    A new Wearables for Good design challenge aims to transform children’s lives.
  • IoT Hampered by Lack of Consumer Knowledge

    IoT Hampered by Lack of Consumer Knowledge

    Generally speaking, innovation is first met with skepticism and confusion.

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Companies Merge Pending Regulatory Approval

Lightower Fiber Networks, www.lightower.com, provider of custom, high-capacity network services, and Fibertech Networks, www.fibertech.net, a provider of fiber optic-based network services throughout mid-sized cities in the Eastern and central regions of the United States announced they have entered into a definitive agreement to merge.
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IoT Platform Decreases Costs, Development Times

Data collected from devices and systems can change the economics of a business. In order to leverage the IoT (Internet of Things), companies need economical ways to add M2M communication capabilities to their devices and applications.
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Tech Drives Social Change

A new Wearables for Good design challenge aims to transform children’s lives.
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Growth for Bluetooth Radios

Bluetooth Smart radios with mobile sensors will be in more than a billion devices in the next five years, according to global technology research firm ON World, www.onworld.com.

 

Blog Posts

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Is Multi-Factor Authentication Securing the IoT?

I hear a lot about cybersecurity and multi-factor authentication. However, it wasn’t until I had a discussion with Darren Guccione, CEO and cofounder, Keeper Security, that I started to believe there is someone who just might get this world we call the IoT (Internet of Things).
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“Haptics” Is Happening!

About two years ago, a savvy technology sales executive said to me that there are two “megatechnologies” based on human senses that would fuel significant business opportunities during the coming decade. They are “vision” and “voice.”


The Peggy Smedley Show

Now They’re Talkin’

  • Peggy takes a look at how small sensors have become and how they are shaping both our personal and professional lives.
  • Ben Miners, vice president of innovation, IMS, talks about how the connected car is helping drivers to be smarter, safer, and more productive on the road.
  • Brad Walters, founder and CEO, Monnit Corp., explains how sensors are aware, predictive, and transformative.
  • Dominic John, vice president of global marketing and industry, OSIsoft, says without sensor-based data the lights in America would go out.
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