Science Based Targets Initiative approves Avery Dennison emission-reduction plan; Tageos, All4Labels collaborate on sustainable RFID inlays; CISC Semiconductor offers RFID reader for quality verification; Wiliot intros new Internet of Things platform; NFC Forum releases wireless charging specification; New Zealand Dept. of Conservation deploys Swarm satellites; XO2Tech unveils new products for consumer packaged goods, oven; Kerlink launches indoor LoRaWAN IoT gateway; ELATEC issues white paper on user authentication and access control.
Avery Dennison Smartrac receives How2Recycle label for RFID paper hangtags; STMicroelectronics, CIHEVEA deploy LoRa SoC for smart farming; Robomart unveils fast-delivery retail platform; Senet, Helium partner on LoRaWAN network integration; the Industry IoT Consortium launches automotive OTA updates testbed; SpotOn raises funding to acquire Appetize; LiFi Beam funds light fidelity network installations.
HID Global acquires Omni-ID; Terso Solutions deploys RFID at a thousand healthcare facilities; Semtech, IQnexus collaborate on LoRaWAN IoT air-quality sensors; AT&T, Kigen add SIM flexibility to cellular IoT devices; Industrial Internet Consortium changes name, focus; Link Labs boosts battery life, location accuracy for BLE IoT tags.
LoRa technology company Dryad Networks has developed a solution using low-cost LoRaWAN smoke-detecting sensors, as well as a mesh network and Swarm LoRa gateways to satellites, to alert firefighters as soon as smoke or smoldering conditions are detected in forests.
Feig Electronic launches RFID access-control software; Radix IoT releases Internet of Things platform for OEMs; Senet expands LoRaWAN network across Tampa Bay metro region; Snorm intros BLE beacons for asset tracking, theft prevention; Vitro Technology to secure U.S. nuclear arsenal via IoT; Nokia, Smartlabs unveil IoT-powered smart lighting.
SML RFID software deployed at 5,000+ stores; Confidex offers on-metal RFID label for specialty retail; Nordic Semiconductor, Memfault partner on connected devices SDK; IoT company Triax Technologies raises $12.5 in funding; Albanian music festival deploys Event Genius cashless tech; Digi intros IoT module platform based on NXP processor; Senet, Adtran team up for LoRaWAN network services.
The company is partnering with Crown Castle to deploy gateways on its cellular towers in order to bring connectivity to 36 major cities, as well as transportation corridors across the country, by the end of 2021.
Confidex intros IoT BLE beacon for industrial environments; STMicroelectronics offers multi-purpose NFC transceiver; RFiD Discovery, Althea partner on hospital tracking solutions; Senet integrates LoRaWAN network with SenRa IoT analytics platform; Loriot releases LoRaWAN network for IoT deployments; Altair unveils platform for AI, IoT, data analytics; Databac launches anti-microbial cards for hygienic identification.
SenRa has built an Internet of Things network and provides deployments in 74 cities throughout the country, with plans to build out across all other major cities and into second- and third-tier cities and villages, for solutions ranging from utility meters to transportation and environmental condition monitoring.
The IoT solution, provided by Miromico and Semtech, includes a wireless scanning device that enables postal customers to request service via an IoT network and receive assistance within a day.