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So very quickly, Eddystone is Google’s new BLE Beacon standard that essentially broadcasts three distinct signal types; UUID( as per iBeacon standard), URL (as per URIBeacon standard) and TLM a new telemetry signal.

For those of you already familiar with Google’s URIBeacon standard, Eddystone allows you to broadcast a URL much like a scanned QR ...

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As the EU “Grexit” scenario reaches a firm deadline on Sunday, the financial world is starting to wake up to a much larger headache in the shape of the Chinese Stock Market. While the bubble is across the board, the tech space has seen some incredible funding in the past 12 months, something that had ...

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Fitbit’s IPO efforts filing delivered some key insights into the company and the activity tracker market.

 

Much of the excitement and success around the IPO was fueled by the details that Fitbit shared about its operations ahead of the IPO. In a market where most players are either private or so large that their ...

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I recently attended Augmented World Expo, and was able to see some of the incredible technology that’s available, or in the pipeline, for Augmented and Virtual Reality. 3,000 attendees and 100-odd booths on the expo floor made it clear that AR and VR is not a niche or fad, but rather an inflection point ...

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I have said many times in the past, that the mobile broadband network of the future will be a giant, distributed Super-Computer (a label that was shamelessly stolen, but as Picasso says: good artists copy, great artists steal!).  Plug in the radios, Super-Size the system solution to telecom grade, and voila, we have the ...

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Dali Wireless just released a press release outlining the successful completion of a dynamic capacity allocation field trial with NCS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Telecom and a leading ICT solutions provider for governments and enterprises with a presence in more than 20 countries.

For these trials Dali deployed their patented RF Router which ...

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The RSA Conference 2015 was a busy one for me this year and I met up with about 30 different companies during the week. The big topics this year that I wanted to highlight flowed around automation, threat intelligence and the Internet of Things.

The security industry is mature, and it is very competitive, with ...

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ESPN or more accurately stated ESPN2 caused a mild uproar on Twitter Sunday night (April 28th) after viewers were surprised to see “Heroes of the Dorm” airing on the sports channel. Many on the opposing side called foul on the show, decrying the “athletes” lack of physical prowess – well aside from the strong ...

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Twitter’s investment in Swirl is that has really grabbed the headlines, so I have given a quick analysis of the company and the area in general. There have been bigger investments (SK Telecom Acquiring Shopkick), while Companies like Facebook and Groupon are already testing their own iBeacons, but this is an early and important verifier ...

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There is something telling – symbolic, even – about ARM’s former CEO, Warren East, taking the helm at Rolls-Royce. Going from one industry to another of course isn’t exactly anything unusual in the corporate leadership circles, but still, it’s difficult not to generalise on it, just a little bit. When such an iconic manufacturing group ...

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