New $25,000 competition drives innovation in Machine-to-Machine communication.
Machine-to-machine (M2M) refers to technologies that allow both wireless and wired systems to communicate with other devices of the same ability according to definition found in Wikipedia. As the Internet of Things becomes more and more established M2M communications become ubiquitous. The M2M Challenge 2012 is a new innovation competition that is looking for game-changing applications in the leading segments inside the world of M2M:
- energy & smart grid
- automotive & transport
- security & surveillance
- healthcare & wellness
- consumer electronics.
The registration portal will be open for submissions from July 9 through December 31, 2012. More details on the M2M Challenge site.