Each week, we scour the Internet superhighway for the latest and greatest Internet of Things news. From product launches to thought leadership articles, below are our five favorite IoT items this week.
Who Provides Tech Support For The Internet Of Things?
Which companies will be the first to remove their blinders and start thinking – and acting – beyond their own brands and their traditional scopes of service to help consumers experience the control, simplicity, and convenience the IoT has to offer? Read more.
Survey Says Smart Home Gaining Traction
In a new survey commissioned by members of the Internet of Things Consortium (IoTC) and conducted by International Data Corporation (IDC), nearly two thirds of respondents said they are “moderately or extremely interested” in adopting new smart home solutions. Read more.
‘We’re Building An Intelligence Layer For The Internet Of Things’
Connecting social signals with physical devices, If This Then That is aiming for the mainstream with its endlessly useful control panel for the internet. Read more.
Hearables – The Next Big Thing In Wearable Tech?
Sound drives the bulk of our technology use and earbuds are the only piece of wearable tech to have gained ubiquity and social acceptance. These devices are about to undergo a revolution in capability, getting rid of their cables and giving them the opportunity to be the standard bearer for wearable technology. Read more.
Apple’s Modular Stylus That Can Capture Handwriting On Any Surface
The stylus design uses accelerometers and other motion sensors to track movement, and activates when it detects its been picked up, pressed to paper or taken out of a slot or holster for better power efficiency. Read more.