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: 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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MEMBER RELEASE: TI RF4CE Solutions Support New ZigBee® Remote Control 2.0 Standard

MEMBER RELEASE: TI RF4CE Solutions Support New ZigBee® Remote Control 2.0 Standard Texas Instruments – September 11, 2014 DALLAS, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) announced the company’s ZigBee® RF4CE hardware and software solutions support the ZigBee Remote Control 2.0 standard, which was released today by the ZigBee Alliance. As the leading […]

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

Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI) (Nasdaq:UEIC)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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MEMBER RELEASE: GreenPeak introduces powerful Remote Control technology for Entertainment, Smart Home and Internet of Everything applications

New smart Remote Controls provide voice control, management of numerous Smart Home systems and ZRC 2.0 support Utrecht, The Netherlands – 11 September 2014 – GreenPeak Technologies, the industry leading Smart Home semi-conductor/system company, today launched the new GP565 Smart Home radio chip for remote controls, that supports voice control, motion sensing and the new […]

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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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ZIGBEE PRESS RELEASE: ZigBee Remote Control 2.0: Updated Standard for Radio Frequency-Based Remote Controls

Standard offers new features with state-of-the-art remote control technology and smart home integration San Ramon, Calif. – September 11, 2014 – The ZigBee Alliance, a global ecosystem of organizations creating wireless solutions for use in energy management, commercial and consumer applications, today announced the ratification of the ZigBee Remote Control 2.0 standard. The standard is […]

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