SKT unveils air-quality monitor in latest ‘smart home’ push

South Korean operator SK Telecom has introduced a compact air-quality monitoring device that connects to a smartphone via Bluetooth, the second move by a major mobile player this week into the ‘smart home’ space. The Air Cube comes in two …

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Qualcomm snaps up Bluetooth pioneer CSR to capitalise on IoT

Qualcomm has announced it will purchase UK-based chip maker and Bluetooth innovator CSR for approximately $2.5 billion in a bid to capitalise on the Internet of Things (IoT). The chip giant said the acquisition will strengthen its product offering and add channels and customers in the IoT and automotive infotainment markets.