#CES2015 Speakers on Social: The Top Internet of Things Acquisitions in 2014

Curious about the corporate acquisitions that had the most impact on the Internet of Things in 2014?

International CES Speaker Nate Williams (@naywilliams) of Greenwave Systems joined many others in tweeting about the EE Times' recent post reporting on the top 11 most important IoT deals of 2014:

Written by UBM Electronics Chief International Correspondent Junko Yoshida, the post describes 2014 as a watershed year "when the electronics industry decidedly and collectively moved forward to push the Internet of Things (IoT)."

The 11 acquiring companies discussed in the post are:

  1. Google
  2. Cypress
  3. Qualcomm
  4. Atmel
  5. Samsung
  6. Intel
  7. Invensense; Audience
  8. Facebook
  9. Fairchild
  10. Microchip
  11. NXP

And while we're on the subject...

For more on the Internet of Things, check out the video below of a recent panel discussion on the topic of "Enabling the Internet of Things" hosted by the Center for Strategic & International Studies. Participating in the discussion were:

  • Matt Scholl, Deputy Division Chief, NIST Computer Science Division
  • Hilary Cain, Director of Technology and Innovation Policy, Toyota
  • Mark Ryland, Chief Solutions Architect, World Wide Public Sector, Amazon Web Services
  • Jeff Greene, Director, Government Affairs North America and Senior Policy Counsel, Symantec Corporation

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January 6-9, 2015

January 6-9, 2015

In the run-up to International CES, WYSKR kept an eye on the content being shared on social media by the event's speakers.  When that content received significant attention on social, WYSKR shared it with you.


Because great events curate great speakers, and great speakers know - and often share - great content when they see it.

A list of links to all of WYSKR's International CES content is now available via this post. Thanks for reading and let us know what you think!