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Zebra Buys Motorola's Enterprise Business, Eyes Healthcare IoT
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Acquisition underscores Zebra's expectation of strong demand for Internet of Things technologies from healthcare, retail, manufacturing, and other industries.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 4/16/2014
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Land Rover SUV Packs Sensors, Lasers
Kevin Fogarty,
News
Land Rover showcases its Discovery Vision Concept SUV, which builds in so many high-tech systems it can hardly be called a car.
By Kevin Fogarty , 4/16/2014
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Smartphone Kill Switches Coming, But Critics Cry Foul
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Smartphone makers and carriers agree to add optional kill switches to smartphones, but law enforcement officials say the anti-theft effort doesn't go far enough.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/16/2014
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Google Maps Shows Crimea As Russian To Russians
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Google makes Crimea part of Russia on the Russian version of Google Maps and draws protests and scrutiny.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/15/2014
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AllJoyn: A Common Language For Internet Of Things
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Open-source lingua franca aims to let IoT devices and services communicate across manufacturers and operating systems.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 4/15/2014
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Google Has Plans For Titan Drones
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Titan Aerospace's drones are expected to help deliver Internet connectivity to remote regions.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/15/2014
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Hacker Weev Free After Appeal
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer, who embarrassed AT&T by exposing a security flaw, had his conviction overturned by federal appeals court.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/11/2014
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ARM TechCon 2014 Calls For Speaker Proposals
Karen Field,
News
Want to speak at the 10th ARM innovation meeting? Proposals are due May 15.
By Karen Field , 4/11/2014
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Google Releases Project Ara Module Developer Kit
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Early version gives developers a glimpse of how to create Project Ara hardware modules. Does it give Apple and Microsoft more to worry about from Android?
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/11/2014
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Senior Living Community Goes Wireless
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Brookdale Senior Living makes mobile technologies central to how it delivers medical and assisted living services to its residents.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 4/11/2014
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Heartbleed: Making The Case For SDN
Lori MacVittie,
Commentary
Software-defined networking technology could help protect against vulnerabilities like Heartbleed. It's time to develop a more mature SDN option.
By Lori MacVittie , 4/10/2014
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Charge Phones In 30 Seconds: One Startup's Plan
Kevin Fogarty,
News
Startup company StoreDot demonstrates a new system for charging phones using organic polymer materials rather than traditional silicon.
By Kevin Fogarty , 4/10/2014
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Platform Wars Just Starting
Jim Ditmore,
Commentary
BlackBerry is just an early victim in the platform wars. The likes of Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook will disrupt established product players in enterprises, homes, and cars.
By Jim Ditmore , 4/9/2014
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Internet Of Things Goes Home
Frank Gillett,
Commentary
The "connected home" is becoming a reality thanks to improved broadband networks and mobile apps. Here's a rundown of how our homes are getting smarter.
By Frank Gillett , 4/9/2014
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IBM Expands MobileFirst Consulting Services
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
IBM adds infrastructure-consulting, app-platform-management, and device-procurement services to its mobility services portfolio.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/8/2014
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Bluetooth Wants Its Bite Of Big Data
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Bluetooth's low-energy implementation makes the ubiquitous wireless technology ideal for the Internet of Things' data-swapping ways, says Bluetooth backer.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 4/8/2014
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Google's Android TV: Aim Lower
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Still smarting from disinterest in Google TV, Google is working on a less ambitious, more appealing sequel.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/7/2014
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Honda Tests System To Warn Drivers Of Red Lights
Kevin Fogarty,
News
Traffic safety system uses GPS and infrared sensors to help drivers save gas, make more green lights.
By Kevin Fogarty , 4/7/2014
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Samsung S5 Teardown: Loaded With Sensors
EE Times,
News
Samsung's Galaxy S5 has the next-version Exynos processor and SuperAMOLED display. See what else is under the smartphone's hood.
By EE Times , 4/7/2014
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US Unveils Super-Accurate Atomic Clock
William Jackson, Technology Writer
News
NIST's new F2 cesium fountain clock, three times more accurate than the previous clock, improves reliability for communications networks and positioning systems that depend on precise timing.
By William Jackson Technology Writer, 4/4/2014
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