Analysis

Analysis

IoT ramps up cyber security risk, says in-depth report

A new report finds that most organisations lack the right mix of strategy and execution to tackle rising threats to cybersecurity. And the Internet...

Retail IoT: Why Vodafone’s digital fitting rooms are a good fit...

Chris Middleton reports on how the latest retail application of digital mirrors reflects a shift towards customer engagement and smart supply chains on the...

Crypto mining: Why IoT users should worry about NVIDIA’s stock price

Chris Middleton explains why gamblers' rush to stockpile GPUs to mine cryptocurrencies and run blockchains is creating distortions in the real world. At the...

Analysis: Airbus’ Skyways delivery drone completes first flight demo (VIDEO)

Airbus’ unmanned drone delivery project, Skyways, has completed a successful demonstration flight in Singapore. A full-scale trial is pencilled in for later this year.  For an...

On your bike, GPS! Is Sigfox a better low-power location service?...

Four decades on and still going strong, but is GPS the right positioning system for the IoT? Nik Rawlinson looks at how a range...

South Korea most automated nation on earth, says report. The UK?...

South Korea trumps Japan and Germany in robotics, with the US also lagging behind in the top 10. Meanwhile, China is on the march....

Analysis: Oracle says autonomy now, AI with everything by 2020

Oracle is automating and AI-enables its cloud platform. But is AI simply the new direct debit? Chris Middleton reports. Oracle has announced that it is...

Analysis: Why Uber and Waymo parked their self-drive dispute

Dispute comes to abrupt end as Uber pays out $245 million to self-driving rival. Uber and Waymo have settled their dispute over stolen trade secrets. The...

Five smart factories – and what you can learn from them

Amazon and Adidas aren't the only success stories in smart manufacturing, says Kayla Matthews. Whirlpool, Siemens, HP, Hirotec, and Ocado are all redefining industrial...

PAL value chains: how IoT transforms manufacturing and supply

Make way for the onshore revolution. Transformation expert Sean Culey joins our writing team and explains how the rise of the Personal, Automated, and Local...

IoT success demands radical cost reductions and minimal devices, say Cambridge...

The IoT can only succeed if organisations develop a minimum viable device to slash costs, says Rob Milner, head of smart systems at Cambridge...

Reuters’ AR & VR visions revealed

Augmented reality (AR) and new visual interfaces will have a major role to play in the IoT, says a new report from Reuters. So...