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Global IoT to grow to 24.1 billion devices, generating $1.5 trillion annual revenues

June 11, 2020

June 11, 2020 – At the end of 2019 there were 7.6 billion active IoT devices, reports Transforma Insights, and that figure is expected to grow to 24.1 billion by 2030, a compound annual growth rate of 11%. According to


Crowd Insights Wi-Fi tool for managing physical distancing

June 3, 2020

June 3, 2020 – GlobalReach Technology—a player in Wi-Fi solutions and services—launched a new tool to help manage physical distancing as offices and venues reopen after lockdown. Crowd Insights uses existing public Wi-Fi networks to collect anonymous location, volume and

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Daikin invests in U.S. software company

April 23, 2020

Daikin Industries has invested $2 million into Silicon Valley-based startup Locix, Inc., a company that uses cloud-based spatial intelligence solutions that use a combination of indoor positioning technology, advanced AI, and Wi-Fi to acquire and analyze locations, as well as

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Shaw awarded major Wi-Fi contract in Calgary

December 23, 2013

The city of Calgary has awarded Shaw Communications Inc. with the contract to provide public Wi-Fi in city-owned locations.

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Cisco releases ‘city-wide’ Wi-Fi offering

September 12, 2013

At the Meeting of the Minds conference held in Toronto this week, Cisco Systems Inc. released Smart+Connected City Wi-Fi, an integrated portfolio offering, which it said is “geared toward helping global cities provide citywide…

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Cisco projects 13-fold growth in mobile Internet data traffic

February 7, 2013

According to the Cisco Visual Networking Index Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast for 2012 to 2017, worldwide mobile data traffic will increase 13-fold over the next four years, reaching 11.2 exabytes per month (for an annual run rate of 134…

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73% of employed Canadians expected to be mobile by 2016, according to IDC

January 31, 2013

International Data Corp. Canada (IDC Canada) explores the nature of Canada’s mobile workforce in a new report released today.

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WireIE hardware donation to help students living in remote town of Nestor Falls

January 17, 2013

WireIE, a Canadian network carrier based in Richmond Hill, Ont., has donated 10 Lenovo laptop computers, six Apple iPad tablets and two HP wireless printers to be used by students of a small two room community-focused school that serves the…

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Broadcom to pitch ‘Connected Car’ market at CES 2013

January 3, 2013

Broadcom Corp, a manufacturer of semiconductor offerings for wired and wireless communications, will demonstrate connectivity innovations for the automotive sector at the upcoming CES 2013 in Las Vegas next week.

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Learning, Networking In Brazil

January 1, 2013

RIO DE JANEIRO  — Mere blocks from a youth facility called Social Attitude where students can now play soccer, swim in an outdoor chlorinated pool and access the Internet through the cloud, a 51-year-old investigative Brazilian…