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10 Oct, 2018

Episode 36-- Weekly IoT News Update

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From the factory floors of prominent auto makers to advanced medical equipment in hospitals, Windows has a strong heritage of powering intelligent devices in industries across the globe, helping them transition to a smarter, more capable and more connected Internet of Things. This week we learn about Microsoft’s innovation roadmap for Windows 10 IoT, October IoT update patch and their plans to bring Windows operating system to robots.

Bringing the power of Windows 10 to the Robot Operating System

Microsoft is at ROSCon 2018 in Madrid, Spain and we are excited to announce an experimental release of Robot Operating System [ROS1] for Windows. ROS is a set of libraries and tools that help you build complex robots, used in many cutting-edge robotic projects around the world. This development will bring the manageability and security of Windows 10 IoT Enterprise to the innovative ROS ecosystem.

Windows 10 IoT delivers innovation and intelligence at the edge with the October 2018 Update

From the factory floors of prominent auto makers to advanced medical equipment in hospitals, Windows has a strong heritage of powering intelligent devices in industries across the globe…

Windows 10 for IoT gets its own October 2018 update

For consumer enthusiasts like the readers of this website, it’s sometimes hard to get too worked up about IoT and AI and machine learning.

Electrolux partners with smart kitchen startup Drop

Electrolux is partnering with Drop, a smart kitchen technology company, to further develop the smart kitchen ecosystem and create opportunities to enhance the taste experience for more consumers.

Identifying Sounds in Audio Streams

On September 20, Amazon unveiled a host of new products and features, including Alexa Guard, a smart-home feature available on select Echo devices later this year. When activated, Alexa Guard can send a customer alerts if it detects the sound of glass breaking or of smoke or carbon monoxide alarms in the home.

Welcome to Resideo – The New Company Name Of Our Soon-To-Spin-Off Homes Business

More than 130 years after Albert Butz invented the damper flapper, the precursor to our iconic thermostat, our homes business is opening a new door.

Toyota and SoftBank Agreed on Strategic Partnership To Establish Joint Venture for New Mobility Services

Toyota City, Japan, October 4, 2018—Toyota Motor Corporation (“Toyota”) and SoftBank Corp. (“SoftBank”) have agreed to form a strategic partnership to facilitate the creation of new mobility services…

ClimaCell Raises $45 Million to Map All of the World’s Microweather

Ford Smart Mobility LLC, JetBlue Technology Ventures, and VCs Aim to Make Emerging and Traditional Industries Weather Resilient with Data-Rich, Granular Weather Forecasting

Gigantic 100,000-strong botnet used to hijack traffic meant for Brazilian banks

Over 100,000 routers have had their DNS settings modified to redirect users to phishing pages. The redirection occurs only when users are trying to access e-banking pages for Brazilian banks.

The Future of MEMs and IoT

The small form factor, cost-effectiveness, and low power requirements of MEMS devices make them an ideal field for IoT hardware innovation.

 

 

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