Also coming soon: Skylake, the code name for Intel's sixth-generation Core processor aimed at PCs, is slated to drop during the second half of 2015.
Investors hope the Cité de l'Objet Connecté in France will become a hub for designing and building new networked devices. French government agencies are chipping in some initial funding.
A fifth country will be able to use the French company's technology for linking thermometers, medical sensors and other devices to the Net in 2016. Also: Samsung is interested.
We talk to Intel's Doug Davis about what it will take to deliver an Internet of Things that will get the public excited. Hint: beer plays a supporting role.
The chip designer is reportedly in talks to spend about $80 million on Israel-based Sansa Security, which would help it compete in the growing market for connected devices.
Furthering its commitment to the Internet of Things, Google officially unveils the Brillo operating system.
The lightweight version of mobile operating system Android would help smart devices communicate better with each other, according to a report in The Information.
The new operating system can work on everything from wearables to connected vehicles, Huawei said during a press conference on Wednesday.
Samsung Electronics President Young Sohn says the products, which combine hardware and software, are a complete system for building devices that connect to the Internet.
The hardware platform, which Samsung will reveal next week during a San Francisco event, will be called Artik, CNET has learned.