Big Kids arrive in the IoT playground: IoT Now editorial director wraps up Mobile World Congress

| March 11, 2016

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Nice round up. NZ has a huge number of IOT applications coming through but being distant from the volume markets sometimes slows down the process to mass adoption. Also watch for Trimble NASDAQ:TRMB - so many people aren't aware of them but they have huge IP in the agriculture space.

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