Developing Economies Want More IoT

If there is any limitation to the Internet of Things (IoT), it’s that devices need an internet connection to function. Many parts of the world don’t have the level of connectivity that the U.S. and other developed nations enjoy. It’s possible, research suggests, that the appeal of the IoT will accelerate the rate of internet…

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FAA on Drones: Fly But Not That High

PARIS — The Federal Aviation Administration has released proposed rules for small drones for commercial use, making the first move – at long last — to start integrating these pilotless, untethered flying machines into American airspace. The FAA’s proposed rules stipulating operational limits, operator certification and aircraft requirements are draft regulations that must still undergo…

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High-Tech Wholesale Hot Supply Chain Trend

Consumers have been going on line to buy products with increasing frequency. Now, however, online marketplaces are becoming a favored channel for business-to-business buyers as well. TradeGecko, a maker of inventory management software, recently surveyed 200 businesses around the blog—and they found that, especially when acquiring new customers, online is the place to be. Meanwhile,…

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Bel Fuse Posts Increase for 2014

Bel Fuse Inc. (NASDAQ: BELFA) (NASDAQ: BELFB) today announced preliminary financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2014. Fourth Quarter and 2014 Highlights Fourth quarter net sales increased 63.3% to a record $148.7 million as compared with $91.0 million for the fourth quarter of 2013. Fourth quarter GAAP net earnings per share–“EPS”–was $0.16 per…

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