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Networked Globe Briefing – 16 April 2014

Zebra acquires Motorola Mobility’s enterprise arm, security cameras in Mexico, Conde Nast employs instore beacons and MongoDB join the smart grid are today’s IoT news.


Agriculture and the IoT: Networked Globe Briefing – 15 April 2014.

Today’s IoT news looks at agricultural aspects of M2M technologies with a US based smart sprinkler system, a cloud based cattle management that uses a non-digestible smart pellet to monitor cows’ health and a real life example from Tasmania on how the Internet of Things can help farmers.


Networked Globe Briefing – 14 April 2014

To kick off this week, Cisco release the date and venue of their second Internet of Things World Forum along an Internet of Things Innovation Challenge and Boston’s IoT Olympiad announces a major sponsor.


Networked Globe Briefing – 11 April 2014

Intel restructures, microprocessor startup raises $17million and Texas Instruments launches a new cloud ecosystem.

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Networked Globe – 10 April 2014

The Heartbleed security flaw, medical applications for Google Glass, women in the IoT honored and elevators lead today’s M2M and Internet of Things news.


Driving the third wave of computing

Salesforce’s Vivek Kundra sees healthcare as one of the great opportunities for the Internet of Things as we enter the third wave of computing


Networked Globe Briefing – IoT Day, 9 April 2014

April 9 is IoT Day with a range of events around the world discussing the technologies and trends

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Networked Globe Briefing – 8 April 2014

Today’s Networked Globe briefing looks at Microsoft’s concept in car systems, Telstra launching an M2M university competition and new releases in wearables and networks.

Nest Laboratories acquired by google as an IOT smart house play

Networked Globe Briefing – 7 April 2014

An IoT smartphone app, emergency control rooms, Nest suspending sales and GE automating operating theatres are today’s M2M news.


Corralling data in a crisis – The Emergency Services Integrated Communications Vehicle

The Emergency Services Integrated Communications Vehicle shows how Big Data and the internet of things can help disaster management.