NEWS: 7 of the Best New Product Releases for 2014

In what’s been a big year of product launches, we’ve compiled a list of seven new pieces of kitchen equipment which could make all the difference for your food service business… …The core of the Monika system is the Hub, which constantly collects data via robust, self-healing ZigBee wireless connections. Detailed reports on Smart Wireless […]

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NEWS: Mission Possible

The lights are low and AC/DC’s Hells Bells is blasting through a 27,000 watt sound system. Automated noises of airplanes, radio chatter and explosions add to the atmosphere as two teams clad in camo and black vests and armed with compact rifles engage in a battle. With a bright muzzle flash, red dot scope, slight […]

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NEWS: The IoT Effect On Sensor Markets Ranges From Cool To Hot, Part 2

Last time, operational definitions of the Internet of Things (IoT) were presented and, since no objections were heard, Logic PD’s chief technology officer Scott A. Nelson’s definition rounded up the concept completely. He concluded the IoT is “the integration of devices with an open architecture data storage and application facility, i.e. cloud, to enable new […]

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NEWS: The Internet of things adopts the main consideration of ZigBee IP while employing

Quite a lot of discussions are about the Internet of things and hundreds of millions of that will dispose soon but interface unit recently. Most of these apparatuses are not intellectual mobile phone or other communication apparatuses, but those can make family, factory, car and other and multi system report controllers and sensors of wireless […]

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NEWS: Operationally Defining The IoT, Part I

One of the most buzzed-about concepts, or industry trend if you prefer, is the Internet of Things (IoT). It is mentioned in almost every new-product announcement, and not just sensor and sensor-related devices. For example, software developer Express Logic recently launched its X-Ware Platform that is initially tailored to the ARM developer community for IoT […]

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NEWS: ZigBee updates remote control standard for smart home

The ZigBee Alliance announced the ratification of the ZigBee Remote Control 2.0 standard. The standard is now available for product development and can be downloaded free from the Alliance website. ZigBee Remote Control 2.0 uses faster, more reliable radio frequency technology that allows operation from greater distances than infrared. This new standard includes a “Find […]

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NEWS: Universal Electronics Releases QuickSet® for RDK and ZigBee ZRC 2.0

Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI) today announced the latest release of its industry-leading universal setup and control SDK, QuickSet®. QuickSet now provides a turnkey, automated setup and control experience for Reference Design Kit (RDK) set-top box platforms utilizing the capabilities of ZigBee RF4CE ZRC 2.0. QuickSet is a mature and widely deployed technology already in over […]

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NEWS: Growth of Smart Home Technologies Leads to New Marketplace at the Sands Expo at 2015 International CES

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced the launch of the Smart Home Marketplace presented by Bosch at the 2015 International CES®. Owned and produced by CEA, the 2015 CES, the global gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, will run January 6-9, 2015, in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Smart […]

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NEWS: Ace Hardware deploys intelligent LED lighting in retail support center

Digital Lumens has announced an intelligent lighting installation at the Ace Hardware Retail Support Center in Rocklin, CA that supplies goods to northern California retail stores. The wirelessly-networked lighting delivers 81% energy savings relative to the mix of fluorescent and metal halide (MH) products that were previously used in the warehouse space. The Digital Lumens […]

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