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South Korean operator SK Telecom has completed the deployment of LTE Cat-M1 technology for IoT applications and successfully linked the technology with its existing LoRa network.
Every company needs an artificial intelligence (AI) strategy or it will be left behind, according to Intel CEO Brian Krzanich (pictured), speaking at last week’s New York Times Dealbook conference.
Mobile satellite communications provider Inmarsat is partnering agriculture technology company Pessl Instruments to speed up the adoption of the IoT in the agricultural sector, by making it possible for users to take advantage of IoT anywhere on the planet.
Bell Canada and Chinese technology company Huawei are bringing the IoT to Canada’s Henry of Pelham vineyard to help improve planning and sustainability. Also involved is local company BeWhere Technologies.
The first multimode LPWA module based on a Qualcomm modem to receive official type approval from Verizon is the BG96 module from Shanghai-based Quectel Wireless, following laboratory and field testing.
Australia-based 4D Systems has added its smallest LCD yet to its Internet of Displays range. At 2.3cm and powered by the wifi-enabled ESP8266, it is suitable for miniature IoT projects.
Next week’s IoThings conference in Rome will see the European debut of Via Technologies’ SoM-9X20 module powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 embedded platform.