Category Archives: retail

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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.

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Networked Globe Briefing – 5 February 2014

US home builders offer smarthome options to buyers, Canadian retailers get mobile data services and the IPSO Challenge 2014 opens for device developers.

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Networked Globe briefing – 28 January 2014

Apple, energy conservation and M2M acquisitions dominate today’s IoT news

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Apple’s Retail Beacon

What does Apple have planned for their iBeacon technology?

Nest Laboratories acquired by google as an IOT smart house play

Networked Globe briefs – 14 January 2014

The big IoT news for January 14 is Google’s acquisition of smart home vendor Nest Laboratories while security remains a focus of the retail industry.