This development, says the company behind it, could change the world of IoT. Global leader in embedded processing solutions Freescale Semiconductor has introduced the Kinetsis KL03, the smallest-ever ARM-based microcontroller unit (MCU) for embedded devices in the Internet of Things (IoT) market.
Telecom Italia has joined the International M2M Council (IMC), the new trade association for the machine to machine communications sector. The telecom giant has taken a seat on the board of the new group to reach companies that could benefit from deploying M2M technology.
A new study has found that the semiconductor wireless sensor networks markets, currently at US $2.7 billion, could touch a business of $12 billion worldwide by 2020. The growth has been attributed to the world moving away from wired sensor networks to wireless ones.