Battery-Free Beacons: 2019

Battery-Free Beacons: 2019

Thanks to Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, the modern world is awash in 2.4-GHz radiation. A semiconductor startup in Israel, Wiliot, thinks it can use some of that RF energy to free the Internet-of-Things from batteries and other energy storage devices. “There’s a lot of...
The Internet of Services

The Internet of Services

IoT – The Internet of Things The Internet of Things (IoT) is an emerging bridge in which the physical world is becoming a type of giant information system through sensors and computers embedded in physical objects and linked to cloud servers through wireless...
IoT: The Fourth Industrial Revolution

IoT: The Fourth Industrial Revolution

  The Fourth Industrial Revolution IoT is initiating a fourth industrial revolution. The Internet of Things and remote controls and monitoring is making such a high level of flexibility possible that single-piece manufacturing may soon become feasible, and indeed,...
Bluetooth Key Terms

Bluetooth Key Terms

Bluetooth is a global standard for low-power, low-cost, small-form-factor wireless tech which allows devices to connect and communicate over radio channels. The attach rate for Bluetooth is nearly 100% for all laptops tablets, and mobile phones and is gaining traction...