NEW DELHI: Reliance Jio said that it is in advanced talks and trials with original equipment makers (OEMs) to launch its Internet of Things (IoT) services in the country. Its pan-India IoT network based on narrowband IoT technology is already operational which was launched in partnership with South Korean major Samsung. The telco said that it has developed a comprehensive solution with device, diagnostics, connectivity, platform and support. Mukesh Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Industries had previously said that Jio was aiming to connect at least a billion connected IoTdevices to its Internet of Things (IoT) platform, unlocking Rs 20,000 crore annual revenue opportunity per year for the company, Jio claimed that it has successfully conducted pilots with various DISCOMs. It is integrating its IoT solution with top meter OEMs and has tied up system integrators for the rollout. In addition to the electricity segment, the Mukesh Ambani-led telco is also looking to tap the smart city … [Read more...] about Reliance Jio in advanced talks with OEMs to launch IoT services for homes, businesses
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While in his original study, Penrose considered only a single particle that splits in two, the latest research considers astronomically sized plasmas generated in the accretion disk around a black hole — the often massive and super-hot disk of doomed matter that orbits most black holes. Because plasmas have huge number of particles, they could yield correspondingly huge amounts of energy. … [Read more...] about Aliens could be sucking energy from black holes. That may be how we’ll find them.