IoT making supply to tight to mention
Demand for IoT chips is putting pressure on Taiwan and China's eight inch fabs and supply is starting to get tight.
SDA624 and SDA212 system SoCs support Android Things
Qualcomm has announced two Home Hub platforms supporting Google’s Android Things.
Ported to the LTE IoT modem
Qualcomm and Alibaba have ported Alibaba Cloud Link One to run on the Qualcomm MDM9206 global multi-mode LTE IoT modem.
Spins things a different way
Chip giant Intel always looks on the bright side. Or, to put it another way, it spins the news to pretend things are better than they actually are.
$1.16 billion by 2020
The Internet of Things (IOT) platform market is expected to grow 35 percent annually to $1.16 billion by 2020, according to Verizon’s State of the Market: Internet of Things 2017 report.
This coming Monday, at the famous Battersea Dogs Home, Acer will revolutionise the world of pets by telling the world that it and a firm called Pawbo UK will let you give your pets an IP address, turning them into the internet of fangs.
Going where the money is
Wandering around Computex in Taipei it is fairly clear that there has been a sea change in what chipmakers are targeting.
Allows chinese data hungry spooks
A Chinese tech firm which specialises in VoIP products has been shipping products with a backdoor which could mean that data hungry spooks can control your light switches.
First supported device with an LTE modem
Later this year, Qualcomm plans to release Android Things for its Snapdragon 210 mobile processor and the first demonstrations are expected to take place next week during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.