Update: Startup deals slump in second quarter News & Analysis 7/1/2009 Post a comment The second quarter of 2009 was the worst for making money on venture capital deals in six years, according to a new study from Dow Jones VentureSource which said so-called liquidity levels for startup companies plummeted 57 percent to $2.8 billion in the last three months.
Via Licensing signals progress with NFC patent pool News & Analysis 7/1/2009 Post a comment The formation of a patent pool for technologies related to near field communications (NFC) is gathering steam with one of the major players in the field, Via Licensing Corporation, signing up Motorola Inc. for its joint licensing program.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.