According to The Alzheimer?s Association, more than 44 million people globally live with Alzheimer?s disease, including five million patients in the United States alone.
ZigBee is a wireless technology developed as an open global standard to address the unique needs of low-cost, low-power wireless IoT networks.
Carmina Santamaria of Kwema shows their safety tech jewelry for women. Pressing a button on the safety bracelet will have it sync with the phone, and send an emergency signal with embedded map coordinates to friends or family.
Ever feel like you?re living in a nest of cables? It?s difficult to keep them straight; each device has its own cable, and then adding yet another cable for your smartphone or tablet can feel like one wire too much.
Watch this video to see how easy-to-add connectivity in a compact, low-power, low-profile footprint is possible with Digi XBee3 ZigBee.
This month?s hot product is our WMO8685 868 MHz high gain omni antenna designed for 868 MHz frequency bands including LoRa, Sigfox and other IoT technologies where an outdoor, high gain antenna is required.
The underlying technologies are ?old friends? like cellular, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, data management, analytics,storage, and security. These decade(s) old technologies, should make it easy to implement an IoT strategy, correct?
From Silicon Labs: "Silicon Labs Acquires Z-Wave, Bringing Complete Smart Home Connectivity Under One Roof"
Apr 26, 2018
Silicon Labs?announced the acquisition?of Sigma Designs? Z-Wave business. Adding Z-Wave to the wireless portfolio gives ecosystem providers and developers of smart home solutions access to the broadest range of wireless connectivity options available.
From Nordic: "Nordic Semiconductor launches a Zigbee solution for the nRF52840 multiprotocol SoC, expanding its offering for smart home applications"
Apr 24, 2018
The introduction of Zigbee support further extends Nordic?s comprehensive low power short range connectivity solution portfolio, which additionally includes solutions for Bluetooth 5, Bluetooth mesh and Thread.
As IoT solutions increasingly use intelligence and data analytics, and integrate with enterprise management systems, the lines between operational technology?(OT) and information technology (IT) are blurring.