Authors Posts by Andrew Hobbs

Andrew Hobbs

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100,000 IoT sensors line canal in China’s ambitious water diversion project

A colossal water diversion project in China has installed a myriad of IoT sensors to help monitor the essential canal infrastructure. The ambitious engineering scheme...

How robots are helping create drought-resistant crops

A robotics project in Missouri, USA is looking to tackle world hunger by using autonomous vehicles to collect data that will aid the development...

Byton unveils reimagined smart car at CES 2018

A brand new smart car from Byton has made its global debut at this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, taking...

WHILL Model Ci brings IoT and modern design to mobility vehicles

Personal electric vehicle company WHILL is introducing much-needed innovation to the mobility sector and boosting IoT in healthcare with the new Model Ci. For those...

Serious security flaws ‘Spectre’ and ‘Meltdown’ haunting Intel, AMD and ARM...

Major tech firms are rushing to patch critical bugs, dubbed ‘Spectre’ and ‘Meltdown’, found in their processors before they can be exploited. Researchers from Google’s...

AI diagnostics could save NHS millions, Ultromics claims

Ultromics has developed the world’s most accurate echocardiography AI diagnostics software to boost the detection of coronary heart disease to over 90 percent. Building on...

MediaTek Sensio: the first six-in-one smartphone biosensor module revealed

MediaTek Sensio, a powerful advanced health monitoring solution, makes it easy to track heart rate information, blood pressure trends, peripheral oxygen saturation levels and...

US regulator repeals net neutrality rules, threatening future of IoT

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has voted to dismantle net neutrality, granting internet service providers (ISPs) the power to prioritise and hinder web traffic...

San Francisco curbs sidewalk-hogging delivery robots

Regulations limiting the number of delivery robots permitted on sidewalks have been passed, as activists push back against the rise of delivery automation startups. When...

Tesla Powerpack begins work on powering South Australia

The 100MW Tesla Powerpack, built by industry pioneers Tesla, has now been activated – allowing it to store energy produced by a nearby windfarm...

Apple Watch KardiaBand accessory shows it’s time for IoT in healthcare

A new watch band from KardiaBand by AliveCor has received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to carry out electrocardiography...

Business Secretary Greg Clark MP announces new national battery facility for...

UK government minister Greg Clark makes major battery announcements at Internet of Business event. The UK Secretary of State for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy...