NXP intros NFC Secure Element for automotive key fobs; V1CE offers NFC cards as alternative to business cards; Milesight, Senet partner on LoRaWAN gateway interoperability; L-com expands sensor line to include IoT applications; Fairview Microwave releases wideband antennas for IoT.
Bloomberg TV spotlights RFID company Checkpoint Systems; Troverlo, Actility offer trackers for Abeeway LoRaWAN tags; Neology brings litigation against Confidex; CCRM Fertility, TMRW Life Sciences add tracking tech to IVF labs.
RFID-tagged drugs, medication trays boost inventory; STMicroelectronics intros multi-zone ToF sensor; Bosch, PARK360 tech enables IoT-equipped smart campus in India; Senet announces LoRaWAN network-based location estimation; Hugo Boss deploys Nedap's RFID platform.
The companies plan to increase access to IoT networks and sensor-enabled solutions, making the rural region an epicenter for manufacturing automation and digital agriculture.
A LoRaWAN-based solution being piloted by utility company Caruna, from Digita and Digital Matter, can alert management if snow or ice accumulation create strain on a power line, even in remote locations.
A customizable system developed by Favendo, Abeeway and Actility is built to increase productivity, reduce search times and improve employee safety, both indoors and outdoors.
Sewio offers RTLS subscription service, software; Wiliot, Identiv unveil battery-assisted IoT tags; Soracom expands IoT partner program; Talkin' Things receives funding for RFID tag manufacturing; Senet, Ready Wireless partner on LoRaWAN solutions; Essence Group, Securitas Direct provide IoT-based intruder prevention; RedLore adds UWB tech to Wirepas IoT network.
Avery Dennison unveils dual-frequency RFID inlays for retail, healthcare; Kathrein Solutions intros RFID test and demo kit; Zebra offers mobile computing solution for front-line workers; NFC Forum launches wireless charging certification program; Semtech, CITiLIGHT collaborate on smart street lighting, LoRaWAN; Litmus, Google Cloud develop AI manufacturing platform.
Ontex's smart diaper solution uses LoRaWAN connectivity with Semtech's ICs, printed sensor electronics built into each diaper, and software and an app to track the status of patients' hygiene at care facilities or hospitals.
RF Code intros edge monitoring solution for remote locations; Senet, Helium expand LoRaWAN connectivity globally; Kerlink gateways power SkyLab LoRaWAN for wind energy; IoT company UnaBiz appointed new Sigfox owner; IIJ Global, Excelfore boost connected car software security; Auterion, Spleenlab partner on drones, AI for infrastructure inspections.