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More Efficient Things

By Qi Wang There are many angles to consider when it comes to efficiency and the Internet of Things (IoT). At the architectural level, the IoT system consists of connected things, the networks and the cloud servers for massive data processing. Efficient data storage and servers means lower power consumption, which will result in millions of dollars in savings. For the connected things thems... » read more

Life In A Connected World

By Qi Wang At this year’s DA, we heard a lot of discussions on the Internet of Things. Gregg Lowe, CEO of Freescale, said in his keynote speech that by 2020 there will be 50 billion connected devices. Considering there are an estimated 4 billion devices in the world now, mostly unconnected, this represents huge growth potential for the semiconductor industry because each device will have at ... » read more