Mattermark – Top 100 Internet of Things Startups for 2015

  • 48 of the top Internet of Things (IoT) startups are based in the Bay Area, 5 in Boston, 3 in Los Angeles and Toronto, and 2 in Dallas, Paris and San Diego.
  • Venture funding in Jawbone, Genband, Silver Spring Networks and View Glass combined is $1.6B or 26% of all funding in the top 100 IoT startups.
  • Total funding for the top 100 IoT startups is currently $6.19B.
  • 31 are in late stage funding cycles as of today.

These and other insights are from a recent analysis of the IoT landscape using Mattermark Pro. Forbes readers often ask for insights into emerging technology startups, specifically venture-backed startups competing in IoT industries. Continue reading “Mattermark – Top 100 Internet of Things Startups for 2015”

The Future Of Wearable Notifications In Business

The target audience of wearable tech has always been the everyday consumer. However, wearables can benefit businesses too, especially in sectors where workers need to be hands-free. From construction and manufacturing to dining services, wearables can elevate several industries in the near future by utilizing push notification on wearable tech. Continue reading “The Future Of Wearable Notifications In Business”

The Conscious Web: When the Internet of Things Becomes Artificially Intelligent

When Stephen Hawking, Bill Gates and Elon Musk all agree on something, it’s worth paying attention. All three have warned of the potential dangers that artificial intelligence or AI can bring. The world’s foremost physicist, Hawking said that the full development of AI could “spell the end of the human race.” Continue reading “The Conscious Web: When the Internet of Things Becomes Artificially Intelligent”

Complete Analysis of Global Smart/Intelligent Sensors Market

Smart / intelligent sensors are widely used across different industries such as industrial, consumer electronics, medical, automobile and avionics among others. At present, various types of smart/intelligent sensors are being used namely image sensors, touch sensors, smart temperature sensors and smart pressure sensors among others.

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