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The Connected World staff contributes daily news articles to the Website on a regular basis, writing about the latest trends in the M2M and connected-device space.
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LoRaWAN R1.0 Open Standard Released for the IoT

LoRa Alliance™ - The LoRaWAN R1.0 specification today attained Public Release status and is now available to download from the LoRa Alliance website.
By |7/1/2015|
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Closing the IoT Education Gap

Early education is key to building the future and moving projects forward in any job field, and this is especially true in the IoT (Internet of Things) market where there is an ever growing gap between education and industry needs.
By |7/1/2015|
  • News_Network

Telematics Partnership Achieves the Masses

What happens when a leader in industrial-telematics equipment and a leader in industrial-equipment rental, management, and servicing work together? The two companies become capable of achieving significant milestones.
By |7/1/2015|
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Manufacturing Creates Design-to-3D

With 3D printing on the rise and numerous tools available for its design, sometimes the building process can be disconnected and more difficult than it needs to be. But with an integrated solution, additive manufacturing can become a seamless workflow.
By |7/1/2015|
  • Industries_Transportation

VisTracks Teams With Micronet to Deliver DOT-Compliant Solutions

VisTracks, Inc. the leading provider of cloud, tablet and smartphone-based managed services solutions for DOT Hours Of Service, today announced that it has partnered with Micronet Ltd, the mobile Resource Management (MRM) subsidiary of Micronet Enertec Technologies Inc (NASDAQCM: MICT) to offer VisTracks’ SnapTraq™ Hours of Service suite of services with Micronet’s industry-leading A317 All-in-One tablet and other ruggedized models designed for use in heavy duty vehicles, to comply with DOT Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration regulations.
By |6/30/2015|
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Partnership Promotes Automotive Management

Buying the right vehicle is far from a simple task. Even before picking out the perfect car, a consumer needs to settle on a dealership, preferably a trusted one. Nimbo,, Star Shield Solutions,, and Sky Force Technology,, are partnering to create a reliable program for car purchasing. in the Southern California area.
By |6/30/2015|
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Pool Maintenance with IoT

If you have a pool, you probably know all the difficulties that come along with maintenance. ConnectedYard,, wants to change the way people manage their pools with a simple notification sent to a mobile device.
By |6/30/2015|
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Gimbal Introduces a Solution to Beacon Network

Gimbal Inc,, introduced its new firmware that will enable any Bluetooth low energy device to operate as a Gimbal beacon.
By |6/30/2015|

Sierra Wireless Completes Acquisition of Accel Networks

Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Accel Networks, a Florida-based provider of 4G LTE managed connectivity service for distributed enterprises.
By |6/29/2015|
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Telit deviseWISE Selected for Tele2

Telit Wireless Solutions,, a global enabler of the IoT (Internet of the Things), announced the Telit deviceWISE application enablement platform has been selected as a core element of the new Tele2 IoT portal.
By |6/29/2015|
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IoT Comes to All Companies

Stream Technologies,, a provider of connectivity solutions for the IoT (Internet of Things), and Solair,, a provider of software tools to connect physical assets to the digital world, announced a partnership designed to deliver the benefits of the IoT to companies of all sizes, across multiple connection types anywhere in the world.
By |6/29/2015|
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Microsemi Completes Vitesse Acquisition

Microsemi Corp.,, provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability, and performance, and Vitesse Semiconductor Corp., jointly announced Microsemi's wholly-owned subsidiary LLIU100 Acquisition Corp., successfully merged into Vitesse,,.
By |6/29/2015|
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Aeris Launches AerVoyance for IoT Analytics

The IoT (Internet of Things) offers a lot of value, but with the opportunities also come some challenges.
By |6/29/2015|
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Sierra Wireless next-generation embedded modules offer integrated device-to-cloud architecture for the Internet of Things

Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) (TSX:SW) today introduced the next-generation AirPrime® WP Series of smart wireless modules, designed to reduce system complexity and accelerate the development of connected products and applications for the Internet of Things.
By |6/26/2015|
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Parks and Rec Leverage Cradlepoint Tech

Cradlepoint,, the global provider of 4G/LTE networking solutions for distributed enterprises, announced the SCPRT (South Carolina Dept. of Parks, Recreation and Tourism) is leveraging Cradlepoint wireless routers and cloud-based management and application platform to transform connectivity across 47 state parks and nine welcome centers.
By |6/26/2015|