News

Oracle & Wind River: fixing pumps, performance bumps & diagnostic lumps

Database giant Oracle joined embedded software delivery specialist Wind River to present a session at Internet of Manufacturing 2017, held in Munich this February by Internet...

Banking

Japanese bank Mizuho begins development of IoT payments platform

The Mizuho Financial Group, Japan, has begun research and development work on the creation of a payments platform for IoT devices. In a statement, the bank...

Insurance

Insurance: With ‘connected policies’, who owns IoT data?

IoB Insiders Andy Yeoman, CEO at Concirrus, discusses why the current insurance business model is under threat, why  'connected policies' are the future, and why data...

Healthcare

AI machine diagnoses skin cancer, could be used in smartphones

Scientists at Stanford University, USA, have developed a method for diagnosing skin cancer with artificial intelligence (AI) that could also be used in smartphones. Using...

Manufacturing

GE powers up data insights

GE presented a session entitled ‘Turning Data Into Competitive Advantage’ at Internet of Manufacturing 2017, held in Munich this February 2017 by Internet of Business. With turbines...

Retail

Amazon Prime Air exploring drone delivery by parachute

Global e-commerce company Amazon has been granted a patent that will allow it to deliver packages into consumer's homes via parachute, according to CNN. The...

Transport & Logistics

Deutsche Post DHL, Huawei sign connected supply chain partnership

Mail and logistics company Deutsche Post DHL (DPDHL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with telecoms equipment manufacturer Huawei to develop a range of...