'Internet of Things bigger than the internet and mobile combined'

Chad Jones of Xively and John Canosa of ThingWorx threw out some big numbers in the Internet of Things panel at Geoweb Summit #6 last Thursday. 'There's 5 to 10 million applications that will have to be created,' Canosa said.

Infrastructure now ready for indoor location

Aisle411 leads the indoor location commerce space with customers like Home Depot and Walgreens. Kris Kolodziej, the company’s VP of location services, has been involved in indoor location for a decade. ‘The infrastructure is there,’ he says. ‘Now it is just about scaling the maps to indoor venues.’