Telefonica announced that it will partner with Bluesmart

 

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Today in the Web Mobile Congress Telefonica announced that it will partner with Bluesmart “The intelligent suitcase”. The operator will be providing Machine-to-Machine (M2M) connectivity for Bluesmart’s upcoming smart luggage.

With this amazing news Bluesmart assure their customers that they will be able to follow  their suitcase through their smartphone wherever it goes.

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“Our mission at Bluesmart is to empower travelers and make the planet a smarter and more connected place,” Saez-Gil says.

It is now official that many of these functionalities will be enabled by a Telefónica­powered SIM card that Bluesmart will include inside of its luggage. The chip will be connected via 3G to Telefónica’s M2M network, making it theoretically possible for Bluesmart’s clients to track their suitcases at all times. “With this partnership, we hope to reduce the hassle that travelers have to experience when airlines lose their bags,” Bluesmart’s co-founder and CEO Diego Saez-­Gil explains.

Read the whole story at The Next Web