… no I’m not kidding … The Pirelli Cyber Tyre, equipped with an internal sensor, will in future supply the car with data relative to the tyre model, kilometers clocked, dynamic load and, for the first time, situations of potential danger on road surfaces, from the presence of water to poor grip. This information will […]
5G vs 4G: what is the difference?
Fifth-generation networking is on its way. Promising superfast speeds and an end to congestion, the technology is expected to revolutionise mobile networking and create new economic opportunity: but how exactly will it do this and what makes it different to 4G? In short, due to the new technologies, spectrum and frequencies it uses, 5G has […]
Huawei Combines NB-IoT Device Soc With NOWI’s Energy Harvesting PMIC to Enable New IoT Applications
(Soc = System on a Chip, NB-Iot = Narrow Band Iot, PMIC = Power Management Integrated Circuit) Power has proven to be a bottleneck in the adoption of many IoT applications, with battery maintenance or power cabling reducing the ROI of an IoT system significantly. Battery life in many use-cases is shorter than the application […]
Study Shows Most Companies Have IoT Plans but Aren’t Sure How to Achieve Them
“The top four implementation barriers for organizations overall are cost (37%), security (37%), lack of expertise (36%) and poor understanding of benefits (35%).” In the IoT projects we encounter, we see all kinds of mistakes, but a poor understanding of the benefits is the top one. We find companies not being able to see the […]