What is HomeKit?

HomeKit was first announced at Apple’s Worldwide Developer’s Conference (WWDC) in 2014, as a framework for home automation. The name HomeKit was formed from “Home” for home automation, and “Kit” for software development kit (SDK). The idea is that all HomeKit devices work to the same set of rules, ensuring they can all work together....
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Smart rearview mirrors – offering a better view to the automotive industry

Established in 2011, Jeavox Co., Ltd. is a Chinese high‑tech company combining R&D, production, sales and services for the automotive electronics industry. Products include on‑board computers and Digital Video Recorders (DVR) for real‑time traffic navigation, with a particular focus on smart rearview mirrors, a field where Jeavox is the leader in China. The smart rearview...
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Cool stuff: New IoT products in June 2016

By Get Connected Blog June 14, 2016 In this new series, we will present some of the most exciting IoT products launched or in development. Let this inspire you on how the Internet of Things can benefit your own business. Your smart watch can warn you about an upcoming stroke Connected devices are entering markets all over...
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Bluetooth LE SoC for automotive connectivity/wireless charging

June 09, 2016 // By Graham Prophet - Courtesy of www.edn-europe.com Nordic Semiconductor configured the nRF51824 SoC for connected-car intelligent automotive applications and wireless in-car charging; it provides similar range and performance to the nRF51822, and has been qualified to the automotive AEC-Q100 stress specification. "The world of automotive is evolving rapidly towards the emergence of...
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Bluetooth 5: everything you need to know

By David Nield - Courtesy of www.techradar.com Faster, stronger, better The group in charge of Bluetooth development has announced that the 5 specification of the technology is going to be unveiled next week, on the 16 June. Shortly afterwards, it should start finding its way into your phones, laptops andcar stereos. We'll have to wait until the...
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Auto Industry Unites to Take Countermeasures against Hackers

June 10, 2016 at 3:08 pm by Pete Bigelow | Photography by the Manufacturer Courtesy of www.blog.caranddriver.com Automakers have gotten more serious about protecting motorists from car-related cyber threats, and not a moment too soon. Amid growing concern from Congress and the traveling public, a dozen major manufacturers established an Information Sharing and Analysis Center...
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Nordic Semiconductor launches nRF51824 Bluetooth low energy SoC for latest connected car intelligent automotive applications and wireless in-car charging

The nRF51824 is qualified to the automotive AEC-Q100 stress test qualification for integrated circuits and delivers the same flexible feature range and performance as Nordic’s highly successful nRF51822 SoC Oslo, Norway 2016/06/08 Nordic Semiconductor today announces the immediate availability of the nRF51824 Bluetooth® low energy (formerly Bluetooth Smart) SoC for the latest connected car intelligent...
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