Ericsson launches IoT Accelerator Marketplace to goose IoT market

Ericsson launches IoT Accelerator Marketplace to goose IoT market

Ericsson says the IoT Accelerator Marketplace boosts the potential for players in the cellular IoT ecosystem to deliver value. (FierceWireless) Ericsson is taking a stab at making 5G a reality by enabling large-scale adoption of massive IoT, launching the IoT Accelerator Marketplace to help address the need for collaboration for developers and service providers. The […]

The Augmented Age: A time of great possibilities

The Augmented Age: A time of great possibilities

We are living in the Augmented Age. We, as individuals, are becoming more and more reliant on devices that augment our lives. As a result, connections between people and the spaces they live in and/or visit are changing rapidly. Download Our Guide and Overcome IoT Security Challenges The IoT is imminent – and so are […]

IoTeX Announces Security and Privacy-Focused Blockchain Purpose-Built for IoT

IoTeX Announces Security and Privacy-Focused Blockchain Purpose-Built for IoT

MENLO PARK, Calif.–( BUSINESS WIRE )–IoTeX Foundation, the next-generation decentralized network designed for the Internet of Things (IoT), today launched out of stealth to provide privacy-centric blockchains and extend the token economy to IoT, while reducing go-to-market barriers for developers and manufacturers of supply chain, smart home, device identity management, autonomous cars, machine-to-machine and industrial […]

A/NZ customers on board as Google Cloud IoT Core goes live

A/NZ customers on board as Google Cloud IoT Core goes live

Google has taken the wrappers off Cloud IoT Core, a fully managed service for connecting, managing and ingesting data from IoT devices. Since launching in public beta in September 2017 , the service is now generally available through the channel, with local customers already on board. Based in New Zealand, Smart Parking specialises in the […]

Tech for Good: IoT can extend healthcare into the home

Tech for Good: IoT can extend healthcare into the home

As part of a regular series powered by IBM , BetaKit interviews Canadian tech leaders using innovation for the greater good. Within the Canadian healthcare system, one of the biggest causes of skyrocketing costs is people staying in hospitals and care facilities. While this is sometimes necessary for intensive care, in many cases, patients stay […]

Security concerns continue to hinder IoT deployments

Security concerns continue to hinder IoT deployments

Security concerns continue to hinder deployments of IoT projects within organisations, with IT departments remaining cautious due to issues around protection. According to 451 Research, 55 per cent of technology executives rank security as a top priority when undertaking IoT initiatives, followed by infrastructure equipment and applications at 39.9 per cent and 39.5 per cent […]

IoT for The Aging: You're Never Too Old To Innovate

IoT for The Aging: You’re Never Too Old To Innovate

In the digital era of smarter cities and smarter homes, one of the biggest potential markets for IoT solutions is enabling aging people to remain independent, staying at home, and enjoying their lives without having to rely on their children, caregivers and expensive assisted living options. Families spend more to care for older adults than […]