CSEM, a Swiss research and technology organisation, has proposed the first commercial solution based on Semtech’s LoRa technology for GPS-free geolocation of connected devices. This technological breakthrough allows the geographical tracking of LoRaWAN end-nodes without any material impact on the bill of materials or battery life, and will help enhance the industrial development of the Internet of Things (IoT).
Qorvo, Inc., a leading American provider of core technologies and RF solutions for mobile, infrastructure and defence applications, has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the privately-held company GreenPeak Technologies, a leader in ultra-low power, short-range RF communication technology.
GreenPeak Technologies, a leading provider of low-power RF semiconductors based in Utrecht, The Netherlands, and Dusun Electron Ltd, a rapidly growing electronic company focusing on the development of wireless internet technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) industry in China, have announced a partnership agreement. The two partners will launch their first smart city assisted parking application that addresses the growing parking problems in China’s larger cities.