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NFC Forum boosts smart home IoT with Thread Group liaison agreement

Groups to collaborate on using Near Field Communication technology to enhance Thread network IoT user interface more
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Samsung, Cisco and Orange demonstrate new 5G-powered home entertainment and smart city applications in Romania

The three companies step up their 5G efforts with demonstrations of 5G UHD and VR streaming, cloud gaming, smart city sensors and real-time security camera analytics more
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Global market for technical consumer goods exceeds the one-trillion mark

The global market for technical consumer goods (TCG) exceeded the one-trillion mark for the first time in 2018 with sales of €1.01 trillion*. This is a four percent increase on the previous year. The product segments of telecommunications (+7 percent), small domestic appliances (+7 percent), consumer electronics/photo (+6 percent), and information technology/office equipment (+1 percent) all contributed to this growth in sales. Global sales from major domestic appliances, on the other hand, fell slightly by one percent more
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