Recent News From Our Members

Kudos to IoTC members for the awesome IoT headlines they've been generating this last month…

▶ Liberty Mutual announced a strategic investment in smart-lock maker August with the launch of the insurance giant’s first Venture Capital Group.   ▶ Indiegogo announced a collaboration with Arrow Electronics to further empower entrepreneurs to bring their IoT ideas to market as quickly as possible through engineering assistance and go-to-market support.   ▶ Indiegogo also teamed up with fellow IoTC member, Whirlpool, and its product design division W Labs, to help launch a beer maker / fermentor and dispenser system for aspiring home brewers called Vessi.   ▶ Smart-battery maker Roost announced the development of a Wi-Fi water and freeze detector to combat the property-loss claim most commonly filed with insurance companies.   ▶ Semiconductor manufacturer, NXP, will supply Columbus, Ohio, with real-time vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure communication systems and secure public transportation smart cards for the city’s winning submission to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Smart City Challenge.   ▶ Securifi announced integration of Amazon’s Echo into all of its touchscreen routers, including the Almond 3 router/smart home hub announced earlier this year at CES.   ▶ Smart kitchen appliance maker, Anova, announced a nationwide roll-out into Target stores of the Anova Precision Cooker, marking the largest ever distribution of a smart sous vide cooking device.   ▶ Smart video doorbell maker, SkyBell, was selected as one of five products to be sold directly by Alphabet-owned Nest in the Nest Store as part of its “Works with Nest” program.