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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.

NetComm Wireless launch AT&T certified 4G WiFi M2M Router for deployment in the U.S.

NetComm Wireless Limited (ASX: NTC), today announced that AT&T has certified the NetComm Wireless 4G WiFi M2M Router (NTC-140W-01) for deployment in the U.S., delivering the power of 4G LTE to Machine-to-Machine (M2M) applications nationwide.

By |3/30/2015|

Mobile Barcode Scanning for Enterprise

The first industry that comes to mind when you think of barcode scanning may be retail, but mobile barcoding can come in handy in many vertical markets throughout the enterprise realm—including any industry that relies on moving and managing assets, pickups, and deliveries.

By |3/30/2015|

Gemalto, China Mobile Enable Mobile Ticketing

Mobile devices in the hands of consumers have created an expectation of immediacy.

By |3/30/2015|

Produce Apps for Less

Visual IVR technology provider Zappix,, announced the release of its improved visual app building platform that enables non-technical users to build and publish their own smartphone app.

By |3/30/2015|

WindRiver Enhances Security Profiles

WindRiver,, has delivered enhancements to Wind River Open Virtualization, Security Profiles for Wind River Linux and Carrier Grade Profile for Wind River Linux.

By |3/27/2015|

DIY IoT – Konekt Dash

Developer of IoT (Internet of Things) toolkits, Konekt,, launched a Kickstarter campaign for Konekt Dash, a cellular development kit for the IoT.

By |3/27/2015|

Icontrol Introduces Icontrol One

Icontrol Networks, the company behind the most widely distributed interactive security and home automation platform in the industry, today announced the availability of Icontrol One, a solution tailored for the needs of independent security dealers.

By |3/27/2015|

AirDog Drone for Extreme Sports

After meeting its Kickstarter campaign’s funding goal last July, AirDog,, an auto-follow drone for action sports, has announced a $2 million cash injection it won via a recent round of seed funding.

By |3/27/2015|

Chicago to Surpass Silicon Valley in IoT

The saying goes it takes a village. But when it comes to Chicago and Mayor Rahm Emanuel, it takes a city, or more importantly, a connected city.

By |3/27/2015|

Distracted Driving Causes Most Accidents

In one of the most comprehensive reports of its kind, cameras embedded in cars have been used to study teen driving habits.

By |3/26/2015|

What Is Texting While Driving?

For the past several years April has kicked off the annual National Distracted Driving Awareness month.

By |3/26/2015|

New Working Group Dedicated to IoT Security

The prpl Foundation,, an open-source nonprofit foundation, recently announced it has formed a security working group called Security PEG (prpl Engineering Group).

By |3/26/2015|

IoT Connections to Quadruple by 2020

While there were less than 1 billion business-to-business IoT (Internet of Things) connections in 2011, Verizon Wireless,, estimates there were 1.2 billion in 2014.

By |3/26/2015|

LogMeIn brings remote support to virtually any product with Rescue Lens

LogMeIn, Inc. (NASDAQ: LOGM) today introduced Rescue Lens, a new video-aided support capability aimed at addressing the rapidly expanding world of connected products – and the new needs of today’s connected customer.

By |3/26/2015|

ITA Launches Internet of Things Council

Chicago has long been considered an economic and cultural epicenter of the Midwest and the United States as a whole.

By |3/25/2015|