@David: Can't wait for the book. Australia drives me (and I think would drive you) scatty with their misplaced (or missing) apostrophes and other grungy grammar.
I've been thinking about it for ages now. I have copious notes of the things I want to discuss. The problem is finding the time. I Had a burst of energy after Christmas and whipped out the entire contents list and the first seven chapters in about 4 weeks ... but then I got side-tracked by this and that. I need to rouse myself to another thrust ... after I've had a beer :-)
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.