Nexite's Connected Merchandise solution enables stores to view the movements of products and thereby better understand shopper behavior.
STMicroelectronics, Thales partner on NFC security; Snipes selects Nedap for footwear RFID project; iDTronic intros new NFC RFID reader; Semtech, Exeger team up on IoT solar harvesting; Blueiot Technology joins Industry IoT Consortium; Soracom connects five million IoT devices; Mouser Electronics, Menlo Micro sign distribution agreement.
Tageos intros RFID inlays for tire inventory; STMicroelectronics offers wireless module with BLE; OpenSynergy unveils BLE stack for audio streaming; Everactive releases batteryless IoT development kit; Resource Label Group acquires MedLit Solutions; Industry IoT Consortium publishes new white paper.
Venroy is among the fashion companies testing a solution from Flagship that leverages Energous wireless charging devices and Wiliot's battery-free Bluetooth tags attached to merchandise for real-time in-store visibility.
Confidex releases label with shared RFID and NFC memory; Powercast, InPlay offer battery-free BLE sensor beacon; Study shows strong RFID tag market growth; AI company Altair launches data-analytics appliance for IoT.
A Japanese Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry project, using Wiliot battery-free BLE sensors, is testing the viability of letting consumers track food freshness and volume in fridges via an app.
At next week's conference in Las Vegas, Wiliot will help technologists and businesspeople put their hands on BLE sensor technology so they can start building systems to solve problems.
Energous is selling its kit with Atmosic's BLE system-on-chip, enabling users to build solutions that leverage wireless charging at up to a 13-meter distance for IoT solutions ranging from factory condition monitoring to in-store electronic shelf labeling.
Semtech, Vutility collaborate on LoRaWAN energy-monitoring system; Janam Technologies launches self-credentialing kiosk; Viakoo device certificate manager allows Zero Trust for IoT networks; Powercast ships 10 million wireless RF Powerharvester chips; Soracom, Orange Wholesale France partner on IoT connectivity services; Itron partners with Spanish city on smart-city project.
The company has released its postage stamp-sized energy-harvesting device to transmit data at a distance of up to 10 meters, along with a software platform and a starter kit designed for easy development and deployment.