Microsoft puts Windows 10, Cortana at center of smart homes; More specifics emerge on mission-critical PTT standard for LTE

More wireless tech news from across the Web:

> Microsoft is putting Windows 10 and Cortana at the center of smart homes. PC World article

> ZTE's board will meet to replace three of its most senior executives, including its chief executive, according to The Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the matter. Article

> New drone video shows how Apple's massive new spaceship campus is coming together. The Verge article

> Officials provide more specifics about mission-critical push-to-talk (MCPTT) standard for LTE, FirstNet deployment. IWCE's Urgent Communications article

> Sensor tech isn't yet ready to power the "wearable Internet." Venture Beat article

> Researchers at ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich) and the University of Bologna have developed PULPino, an open-source processor optimized for low power consumption and application in wearables and the Internet of Things. EE Times article

And finally… The inside story of how Amazon created Echo. Tech Insider article

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