I like the new site and I like the expanded focus. The event has, for years, covered more than just embedded, but I think the name may have been pigeonholing the show a bit in some people's minds. The new name should dispell any of those questions.
Embracing open source and the Internet of things can only help. Both are areas with huge amounts of potential.
Replay available now: A handful of emerging network technologies are competing to be the preferred wide-area connection for the Internet of Things. All claim lower costs and power use than cellular but none have wide deployment yet. Listen in as proponents of leading contenders make their case to be the metro or national IoT network of the future. Rick Merritt, EE Times Silicon Valley Bureau Chief, moderators this discussion. Join in and ask his guests questions.