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How Everactive Is Producing Data Intelligence For The Physical World Using Always-On Wireless Sensors

by Noah Long |
Everactive — formerly known as PsiKick — is a company that is known for pioneering wireless and “batteryless” Internet of Things (IoT) systems which recently raised $30 million Everactive — formerly known as PsiKick — is a company that is known for pioneering wireless and “batteryless” Internet of Things (IoT) systems. And Everactive recently announced...
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Xconomy

Everactive Snags $30M Series C to Advance Battery-less IoT Sensors

by Sarah Schmid Stevenson |
Everactive, a Bay Area startup, has raised $30 million in a Series C funding round. The investment was led by Future Fund with participation from Blue Bear Capital, ABB Technology Ventures, New Enterprise Associates, and Osage University Partners. The company has raised $63 million since its inception in 2012. Everactive, formerly known as Psi Kick,...
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Fierce Electronics

Everactive is PsiKick's New Name, Reflecting its Batteryless Sensors

by Matt Hamblen |
PsiKick announced last week that it is officially changing its name to Everactive, which the company says better represents its batteryless and wireless sensors. In addition to the name change, Everactive closed a $30 million funding round with several investors, including Future Fund. The company so far has raised $63 million, according to a blog...
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Manufacturing Tomorrow

Batteryless IoT Sensing

by Manufacturing Tomrorrow |
Batteryless IoT Sensing Brian Alessi | Everactive Who is Everactive? Everactive is focused on batteryless industrial sensing solutions that will lead the revolution in physical-world data.  This idea—generally, “the Internet of Things” or “IoT”—is all about extracting digital “intelligence” from previously “dumb” physical assets in order to utilize them more efficiently.  The data from trillions of...
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ARC Advisory Group

Batteryless Wireless Sensing Provider PsiKick Rebrands to Everactive and Announces Next-Generation Products

by Chantal Polsonetti |
Batteryless wireless sensing provider PsiKick announced it has changed its name to Everactive and closed a $30 million funding round, led by Future Fund and joined by new investors Blue Bear Capital and ABB Technology Ventures, alongside existing investors New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and Osage University Partners. The company has raised $63 million to date....
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Siegel+Gale

No battery? No problem—Rebranding a Tech Pioneer

by Lea Chu + Lloyd Blander |
PsiKick, the company pioneering wireless, batteryless Internet of Things (IoT) systems, today announced, in partnership with Siegel+Gale, it has changed its name to Everactive. The company also announced today it has closed a $30 million funding round. Operating without batteries, Everactive’s always-on wireless sensor networks deliver continuous cloud-based analytics at a scale not possible with...
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Pumps & Systems

PsiKick Changes Name to Everactive, Raises Cash for IIoT Solutions

by Pumps & Systems |
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – PsiKick, the company pioneering wireless, batteryless Internet of Things (IoT) systems, today announced it has changed its name to Everactive and closed a $30 million funding round, led by Future Fund and joined by new investors Blue Bear Capital and ABB Technology Ventures, alongside existing investors New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and...
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Business Insider

IoT Report: How Internet of Things Technology Growth is Reaching Mainstream Companies and Consumers

by Peter Newman |
The Internet of Things (IoT) is powering transformation for enterprises, consumers, and governments. Emerging tools and technologies like smart speakers, machine learning, and 5G are enabling huge gains to efficiency and more control at home and in the workplace. This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research...
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Chip Chat

Alice Wang - SSCS Chip Chat Podcast, Episode 6

by Satya Mishra & Alice Wang |
Chip Chat host Satya Mishra interviews Dr. Alice Wang, the Director of Silicon Engineering at Everactive, as well as the Vice Chair of Women In Circuits in the Solid-State Circuits Society. They discuss extremely low-powered circuits, the difference of work culture in the U.S. versus Asia, and how to get more women working in circuits....
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Wall Street Journal

Here Comes ‘Smart Dust,’ the Tiny Computers That Pull Power from the Air A world covered in sensors that don’t require batteries is near at hand.

by Christopher Mims |
The idea of a perpetual machine—one that, once set in motion, never stops—is preposterous. The energy it needs must come from somewhere. But a twist on the idea, where energy is sponged from the environment to power ultra-efficient devices, isn’t a fantasy. Some people even call it perpetual computing. These energy-harvesting machines can already be...
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Electronics 360

Is Battery Life Hindering the Growth of Internet of Things Devices?

by Peter Brown |
There have been numerous predictions about how many connected devices will be available in the future. In 2015, IBM predicted that 1 trillion devices would be connected to the internet and the internet of things (IoT). In 2017, a Cisco-revised forecast called for 50 billion devices to be connected by 2020 and, most recently, the...
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IoT Business News

Internet of Things Market Growing? PsiKick Infographic Explores Shrinking Expectations

by IoT Business News |
Today’s Experts Predict 25 Billion IoT Devices by 2025, a Drastic Decline from the Eye-Popping 1 Trillion Predicted in 2012; PsiKick Infographic Illustrates Decline in Predictions, Points to Battery Life as Contributing Factor. PsiKick, Inc., a venture-backed startup pioneering wireless, batteryless IoT sensing systems, today released a new infographic titled “Why are Internet of Things...
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