Smart TV, as of today's definition, is a TV with browser capability. The Qualcomm new SoC seems to bring more on the table - game console or even a tablet with more apps. Given the performance, gesture recognition like those found on Speidberg's Minority Report may become a reality. Is Qualcomm aiming at the new rumored Apple TV?
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.