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.


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.


Networked Globe briefing – 28 January 2014

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


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.