No one can deny that aumobile and smartphone sectors are going to become more connected in days to come. Your car and your smartphone becomes inseparable from you. It can do a lot when driving interstate. Soon healthcare industry must also merge in with these two. Placement of smartphone in the car should also be comfortable for the driver without disturbing his driving much.
True. I think something has changed about the automotive industry over the past few years. As they strive to make their vehicles more smartphone savvy, they seem to be going out of their way to push all the marketing talking points buttons. It pains me to see the doing so -- because, um, aren't there more important problems to solve?
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.