CISCO pledges support for Internet of Things start-ups in France

July 7, 2015
In Europe, networking technology giant Cisco has made its pledge to support French incubator and accelerator programmes advancing Internet of Things start-ups in the country.California-based C...

Grid news: Millions of customers paying too much for their energy bills

July 7, 2015
“Customers have been paying too much for their energy bills”, concluded the British Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), after a year-long investigation into energy pricing in the United K...

Smart meters: US$80 million thus far for failed smart metering project

July 7, 2015
In South Africa, the City of Tshwane will hold a briefing on the 8th July on the future of its smart metering project. The so called ‘Security of Revenue Programme’ has cost ratepayers almost ...

Smart Cities Initiative: IEEE announces call for municipality applications

July 7, 2015
In the US, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has announced that it is accepting applications from municipalities worldwide involved in the process of planning smart citi...

Smart grid: Asian-EU collaboration as Asian markets pursue smart grid

July 6, 2015
On Friday, European Parliamentarian and vice-chairman of the delegation for relations with Japan, Romana Tomc, visited cyberGRID in Slovenia, to assess the company’s involvement in R&D proje...

Smart meters: AGL Energy-EDMI deal

July 6, 2015
EDMI and Australian energy company AGL Energy have signed a deal to provide software and related services for AGL's Active Stream metering service company.The five-year deal is said to be the...

Honeywell and Weatherbug develop Wi-Fi smart home thermostat

July 6, 2015
In the US, climate monitoring company Weatherbug has partnered with global conglomerate company Honeywell in a bid to extend the reach of its jointly developed Wi-Fi smart home thermostats featuri...

Intel and Indra join forces to aid Internet of Things deployments

July 6, 2015
US-based multinational technology company Intel and Spanish information technology and defence systems company Indra, have signed an agreement for the joint development of Internet of Things solutions...