Industrial IoT meets the iPhone and iPad in new GE/Apple deal

Industrial IoT meets the iPhone and iPad in new GE/Apple deal

Thinkstock Is a smartphone a thing? The question isn’t as silly as it may sound, at least in the context of the Internet of Things (IoT) and this week’s partnership between Apple and General Electric. According to Apple , the deal calls for the two companies to “deliver powerful industrial apps designed to bring predictive data and analytics from Predix, GE’s industrial IoT platform , to iPhone and iPad.” Also on Network World: IoT standards battles could get messy The focus is a new Predix SDK for iOS — due out later in October — designed to let developers […]