Posts tagged " internet of things "

Google Brillo, Android, new mobile OS, mobile development, Google Brillo features, IoT

Google Brillo – Will It Show It’s Brilliance?

May 26th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

Google is rumored to release a new operating system (OS) called “Google Brillo” specifically developed for IoT (Internet of Things) devices. The first version of Google Brillo is expected to be announced in a just a few days. With IoT devices becoming a hot market, many major vendors such as Microsoft and Samsung are already jumping into […]

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5 Things From #MWC15 That Show Everything is Connected!

March 10th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

Last week the wireless world gathered in Barcelona for the annual rite of passage known as Mobile World Congress. As usual, the show was dominated by new smartphones and a mixture of devices that ran the gamut from the cool to the unusual: The #runcible? Really? Named after a nonsense word to boot! #mwc2015 #edwardlear […]

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Four Questions About Wearable Apps

March 3rd, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

As the world eagerly anticipates the arrival of the Apple Watch, app development for wearable devices is becoming part of the mobile conversation. We’ve moved beyond apps overtaking the mobile web to apps overtaking our wrists, which brings up a whole set of questions developers should be asking. Is developing apps for wearable devices worth […]

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Seven Blogs Every Mobile Industry Executive Should Follow

September 30th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

If you’re a mobile industry executive, you’re continually searching for the latest news about the mobile and cable industries. And while you may pay regular visits to the usual sites – wsj.com, fiercewireless.com, and others – there are definitely some specific bloggers, analysts, and reporters out there that are well worth the time to check […]

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Mobile is Now Driving New Lines of Business

July 15th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

Mobile has become much more than just smartphones and tablets – it’s now driving new lines of business and revenue opportunities. Take, for example, home automation tools, which – thanks to mobile – are becoming firmly ensconced in the mainstream. Recently, The Home Depot unveiled 60 home automation products under the “Wink” brand. They cover […]

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The Internet of Things, Sustainability, and Smart Cities

February 20th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

“If we had computers that knew everything there was to know about things—using data they gathered without any help from us—we would be able to track and count everything, and greatly reduce waste, loss and cost. We would know when things needed replacing, repairing or recalling, and whether they were fresh or past their best. […]

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What the Mobile “Fourth Wave” Means for Operators

November 12th, 2013 Posted by 2013, Blog No Comment yet

The communications landscape has historically taken the form of a tumultuous ocean of opportunities.  Like rolling waves on a shore, these opportunities are often strong and powerful – yet ebb and flow with time. Get ready, because the next great wave is upon us.  And, like a tropical storm, it is likely to change the […]

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Next Big Thing: 3 Ways Mobile Apps Are Influencing the Internet of Things

November 5th, 2013 Posted by 2013, Blog No Comment yet

  For years, we’ve been talking about the possibility of being able to send and receive IP-based data to devices that seemingly were not made for it.  Home appliances, gas pumps, cars, toys, and even cows!  None of these things were necessarily designed to be online.  It wasn’t until mobile applications began to take off […]