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Machines to get better preventative healthcare than humans by 2020

A recent study has revealed that 75 percent of IT and field service decision makers believe that machines will receive better preventative healthcare than...

Banking & Payments

IBM gets into bed on mobile with fintech Dream Payments

Tech giant IBM has teamed up with a Toronto-based fintech company Dream Payments, with the goal of transforming the way mobile payments are made...

Insurance

Concirrus on a Quest to help marine insurers manage risk

A new, AI-powered analytics platform from Concirrus, called Quest, tracks vessel movements and combines it with insurance details and weather data to help marine...

Health

Lone workers: Protected by the IoT, thanks to senior citizens

In a contributed article for Internet of Business, Peter Marsden, managing director of Doro UK & Ireland, explains how technology originally developed for elderly...

Manufacturing

P4Q gets a helping hand on factory floor from Sawyer

Spanish electronics manufacturer P4Q has increased its production throughput by deploying a smart, adaptable robot on its factory floor. Sawyer from Rethink Robotics is...

Retail

Alibaba showcases vision of ‘retail store of the future’

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba shows off a new, IoT-enabled  furniture store in Hangzhou and announces a new $15 billion R&D program.  When it comes to...

Transportation

Number of service robots to reach 264 million by 2026

Strong market growth saw the installed base of service robots reach 29.6 million worldwide at the close of 2016. According to new research from...