Metawatch Update: Meet the Strata

MW-Strata

Metawatch’s new Strata — their first consumer product — is a handsome smart watch that brings notifications from your smartphone to your wrist, letting you decide at a glance whether to pull your phone out of your pocket to answer a call or respond to a text… or whether that can wait until later. Strata steps out in front of Metawatch’s first model with water resistance, fitness apps, and compatibility with both Android and iOs smartphones. . . . → Read More: Metawatch Update: Meet the Strata

“Infrastructure for the Internet of Things” – VIDEO – GigaOm Mobilize 2011

Mobilize-Internet-Things-Panel-Sept-2012

The Internet of Things — what apps will drive adoption? technology enablers needed? business/social issues to remove? Watch GigaOm Pro Analyst Laurie Lamberth plus Internet of Things heavyweights Bill Geiser (Metawatch), David Rose (Vitality), Ted Ladd (WIMM Labs) and Bo Begole (Xerox PARC) chew on the future of the Internet of Things in this video from GigaOm’s Mobilize 2011 conference. . . . → Read More: “Infrastructure for the Internet of Things” – VIDEO – GigaOm Mobilize 2011

The First Word on Connectivity Trends and Mobile Lifestyles: Connected World Conference, June 14-16, 2011

Connected World Conference

Get the first word on connectivity trends and mobile lifestyles at 2011’s Connected World Conference, June 14-16 in Chicago. . . . → Read More: The First Word on Connectivity Trends and Mobile Lifestyles: Connected World Conference, June 14-16, 2011

Waiting to Exhale: CTIA Wireless 2011

ATT-Tmobile-PacMan

CTIA Wireless 2011 in Orlando was a hotbed of speculation about how the at&t – T-Mobile merger will affect the U.S. mobile industry. While the ripples will be felt to every corner of the value chain, there was a lot more to talk about at the show. It was fun to watch the “4G” competitors duke it out, and measure China’s growing presence in the U.S. with a Day 2 Keynote by China Telecom and significant Chinese presence on the show floor. The “Internet of Things” became more real as Ericsson’a CEO Hans Vestberg foretold 50 billion connected devices in 2020, and solutions for connected health, proximity marketing, automotive and greentech captured attendee imaginations. . . . → Read More: Waiting to Exhale: CTIA Wireless 2011

Wireless Industry Gathering: CTIA Spring in Orlando, 3/22-24/2011

Mobile Life-CTIA Spring 2011

Once again, the global wireless industry will gather in Orlando, FL for the Cellular Telephone Industry Association’s (CTIA’s) Spring show. This year we’ll hear about LTE network roll-outs, cool connected devices and a rash of new high- and low-end handsets, plus the services, applications and cool new technologies that keep them all running. Cloud-based mobile services such as mobile wallet, mobile health, context-aware mobile advertising and location-based services (LBS) will also claim their share of the limelight. . . . → Read More: Wireless Industry Gathering: CTIA Spring in Orlando, 3/22-24/2011