IoTC Member Updates: February 2017

Honeywell is searching for expert software developers at locations across the US. These engineers will work on innovative solutions in the connected home. Visit the careers site to see the roles currently open or send an email to 

Chirp and EDF Energy - the world’s largest nuclear energy and electricity manufacturer - launched its unique Industrial IoT solution to create the first ever “Smart PowerPlant,” using sound instead of radio frequencies to transmit connections between devices. Also, Chirp's technology scores an in-depth profile in The Verge.

Verizon acquired LQD WiFi, a private smart city infrastructure company. Their technology bolsters Verizon's smart city offerings for municipalities, private developers, academic institutions and entertainment venues.

UCIC and McLean, VA based startup Witlingo announced an active joint partnership to deliver fully conversational capabilities to consumer products, including cars, TV sets, humanoid robots, and household appliances. Read the press release.


Securifi’s Almond 3 is a finalist in the Privacy and Security category for SXSW 2017 innovation awards, and was named a CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree.

Cirrent and Comcast announce ZipKey support for Comcast customers. Cirrent's ZipKey technology enables devices to find a Wi-Fi connection instantly out of the box, and will be deployed as part of Comcast's new home networking solution. Read more on CNET.


Clearblade has been rated as Leading Vendor in MachNation’s 2016 IoT Application Enablement Platform Scorecard. MachNation's ScoreCard is the industry's largest independent evaluation of IoT platforms. Read the press release.

After the completion of their first successful program this year, Techstars IoT is opening applications for their next program which will kick off in July. Read more about it here and apply.


Belkin has released two new products, the WeMo Mini Smart Plug that connects everyday household items to your Wemo app; and the Linksys Velop, a whole-home WiFi mesh networking solution.