Beyond the Walls (City Digital: Season 2, Episode 2)

Following on from Episode 1, this three-part documentary from Digi-Key dives deeper into smart cities, focusing on the rise of smart homes built from the ground up with technology in mind. Join them as they explore the ways that technology is transforming the…

Welcome to Your Smart Home (City Digital: Season 2, Episode 1)

Following on from Season 1, this three-part documentary from Digi-Key dives deeper into smart cities, focusing on the rise of smart homes built from the ground up with technology in mind. Join them as they explore the ways that technology is transforming…

Why invest in a smart mirror?

The Internet of Things has seen a rise in the interconnectivity of devices, cars and buildings. Almost everything seems to have a ‘smart’ alternative now. ‘Smart’ devices consist of those which were already digital, such as speakers and TVs, as…

Automation, connectivity and intelligence evolve in smart homes

The global smart home device market accounted for $68.8 billion in 2020 and is expected to reach $156.6 billion by 2028. That is a lot of money quickly being invested into some serious home improvement! Our homes are rapidly graduating…

Edge AI and privacy offering for smarter building automation

Lumentum Holdings, a designer and manufacturer of innovative optical and photonic products, and Ambarella, an edge AI semiconductor and software company, announced a new joint reference design that uniquely combines edge artificial intelligence (AI) with privacy, enabling new possibilities for…

Smart building deployments to exceed 115m globally in 2026

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the number of buildings globally deploying smart building technologies will reach 115 million in 2026, from 45 million in 2022. This growth of over 150% reflects increasing demand for energy efficiency…

Benefits for IoT device development

There is unprecedented interest in the Matter Standard, the new smart home interoperability standard being developed by Google, Apple, Amazon, Samsung, Comcast, GE and many other brands, to help devices work together in a single smart home ecosystem. With World…

Arlitech inductors in Mi USB lights and portable devices

Xiaomi is known to be more than a smartphone supplier. As far back as 2013, Xiaomi had launched the MIoT ecosystem to build up an IoT community that includes more than 400 companies until now. Later in 2014, the Mi…

Wi-Fi 6/6E IP expanded for Access Point Market

CEVA, a licensor of wireless connectivity and smart sensing technologies and integrated IP solutions, announced the latest member of its widely adopted RivieraWaves Wi-Fi IP family, the RivieraWaves Wi-Fi 6 Access Point (AP) IP. Addressing the expansion of Wi-Fi 6…

Can IoT help businesses fight rising energy costs?

The issue of rising energy costs continues to dominate headlines in the UK, and with prices anticipated to increase significantly for everyone, businesses need to take the opportunity to explore new methods to optimise energy use. IoT sensor technology is…