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When it comes to the internet of things, Europe’s holding its own

While plenty of technology and innovation is coming out of Silicon Valley, Europe has heavily embraced the concepts of the internet of things for a …

ARM acquires Sensinode to build better protocols for the internet of things

ARM, the chip architecture licensing firm, has acquired a Finish software company called Sensinode that has been building software for the internet …

AT&T’s connected home and car Foundry opens for business

AT&T’s(s t) newest Foundry innovation and developer collaboration center will open its doors in Atlanta today. Unlike AT&T’s other Foundries in …

ZigBee wants to be the Bluetooth of the internet of things. Too bad everyone hates it.

Poor ZigBee. As a wireless standard, it has long faced an identity crisis that pitted it against Wi-Fi in the home and proprietary standards or …

Intel announces new Quark SoC for the internet of things

<i>This story was updated and rewritten with information from Intel at 11:55 pm.</i><p>At the Intel Developers Forum in San Francisco on Tuesday, Intel’s CEO …

Xively’s internet of things cloud adds Electric Imp as part of a partner strategy

Xively, the platform for connected devices created by LogMeIn, is creating a partner program and has brought in Electric Imp and TierConnect as the …

Aquamatix thinks it can solve the water crisis with the internet of things

There are companies trying to solve all sorts of data and application-development problems at our Structure: Europe LaunchPad competition next week, …

Why the internet of things is moving from industry to consumers sooner than you think

Until now, smart machines connected to the internet have largely been the province of industry and governments. In the view of two executives, …

The next big market for data and connected devices? Agriculture

Between efforts to eat more food grown locally, a younger generation of farmers and cheaper component-farming is getting an infusion of data and …

Oracle and Freescale push Java for the internet of things

When it comes to connected devices, there’s still plenty of debate over the right operating system, the correct protocols for sending data and even …

Move over Best Buy: Staples wants to be your shop for the connected home

Staples (s spls), the office supply company that also happens to be the second largest online retailer in the U.S., is making a big move in the …

Thingsquare launches kits that let connected devices mainline the internet

Thingsquare, a company building out a cloud-based platform for the internet of things, released development kits today that let devices go online …

How carbon nanotubes could save you from spoiled food

Carbon nanotubes – tiny rolled-up sheets of carbon atoms – are one of the most intriguing new materials that could be used in a new generation of …