Lots to report but only briefs for now. Sorry. Dave
Tata doing India, France Telecom and Bouygues France.
Uses Hedy Lamarr's invention, Spread Spectrum.
Promises lowest power, lomgest reach and lowest cost.
Six others make same claim.
Intel's Roadmap for LTE to get slower! Much reduced power for IoT. From Rick Merritt, EE Times
Live in San Francisco: 30 SIGFOX Nodes
Promises 10 more U.S. cities soon; 4000 nodes including W. Europe within a year. San Francisco offered SIGFOX access to city buildings including libraries. It already "covers" France, neighboring countries and London. Based in Labège, France. In Europe, they use the narrow 868MHz band and in the U.S. 902 MHz. Like several competitors, it claims long reach and low cost.