Arrow pushes further into IoT distribution

Arrow Electronics, Inc. has signed a global distribution agreement with Bosch Sensortec to supply its MEMS (microelectromechanical systems) sensors worldwide. Bosch started in the automotive sector and is now providing MEMS devices for

Published on: July 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

HoloLens to brew better beer

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Microsoft HoloLens isn’t actually brewing beer, but for Deschutes Brewery of Bend, Ore., it helps then reduce waste and improve the quality of its craft beers. Founded in 1988

Published on: July 11th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Nine IoT solutions that may impact the channel

Published on: October 7th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Tech Data opens up an IoT practice

TORONTO – When you look at the scope of the Internet of Things or the Internet of Everything you get a lot of numbers; numbers in the trillions of dollars. For example, Cisco

Published on: July 15th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

A new year, a new leader for Dimension Data Canada

For the first time in almost a decade Dimension Data Canada will be led by someone other than Wendy Lucas. Former Unis Lumin executive Mike Utsal takes over for her as the new

Published on: January 25th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

There’s a search engine that takes pictures through your unsecured webcams

A search engine crawling through and taking snapshots from unsecured webcams may sound like a distant dystopian future but as Shodan demonstrates, it's very much a possibility, and it's here. Ars Technica reports that

Published on: January 25th, 2016 Dave Yin

Five digital disruptions from the Internet of Everything

TORONTO - When Joseph Bradley is asked if the Internet of Everything is real or if some of the astonishing infrastructure solutions currently deployed are a figment of someone’s fertile imagination he points

Published on: May 14th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP’s IoT platform aims to enable smart cities

HP has announced an Internet of Things platform and will be initially targeting mobile network operators and the energy sector. While the company was not ready to announce any specific partnerships, a spokesperson

Published on: March 13th, 2015 Dave Yin

Linux Foundation’s Dronecode Project takes off

Non-profit technology consortium Linux Foundation is boosting the development of open sourced software for non-military unmanned aerial vehicles (also referred to as drones) with the launch of code development initiative called Dronecode Project.

Published on: October 15th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Microsoft introduces the Internet of your things strategy

Washington – You have heard of the Internet of Things. Cisco Systems has coined its own term: Internet of Everything. Now Microsoft has come up with the Internet of Your Things. According to

Published on: August 14th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Body heat, movement to power for wearables, IoT devices

Wearable technology and Internet of Things devices may soon no longer depend on batteries, but will likely draw power from ambient light or the users body hear and movement. The technology to enable

Published on: August 11th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Popular IoT products riddled with security vulnerabilities: HP

At least 10 of the most popular Internet of Things (IoT) devices have an “alarming number of security vulnerabilities,” according to hardware and cloud solutions company Hewlett-Packard Co. The company’s security research arm

Published on: July 31st, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Microsoft joins Internet of Things alliance

Microsoft Corp. is the latest technology giant to sign up with the AllSeen Alliance, a wide ranging open-source Internet of Everything project. With the addition of the Redmond, Wash-based company, AllSeen Alliance’s membership

Published on: July 4th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Celestica’s new microelectronics lab opens in Toronto

Picture technicians at the Toronto-facility of Celestica Inc. are working on the prototype of an adhesive bandage that will eventually contain sensors that report on a user’s heart rate, temperature and even sweat rate among other

Published on: July 4th, 2014 Nestor Arellano