Authors Posts by Contributor

Contributor

99 POSTS

Are VCs closing the door on IoT start-ups?

New data analysis from CB Insights reveals a slight fall in the funding going into IoT start-ups in the first half of this year. The...

Zurich Insurance partners with IoT start-up for smart home security

Zurich Insurance and UK-based IoT start-up Cocoon has announced an exclusive partnership which could see insurance customers being offered discounted policies and cheaper smart...

How you can really finance your company’s IoT deployment

BNP Paribas’ Tristin Watkins looks at how your company can finance an IoT deployment. The Internet of Things (IoT) may hold great promise for businesses,...

How energy harvesting is powering the IoT

Lord Drayson, CEO, Drayson Technologies, examines how energy harvesting technologies offer the opportunity for IoT devices to run continually, without the need for battery...

Cloud: The fundamental foundation for the Internet of Things

Toshiba Europe’s Neil Bramley looks at how the cloud will be crucial in examining the data coming from Internet of Things (IoT) devices. CIOs have...

So you think the Internet of Things is free?

Snow Software’s Simon Rust takes a look at one of the big misconceptions of this new Internet of Things (IoT) era. Gartner predicts more than...

Putting the Internet in the Internet of Things

Nominet CEO Russell Haworth says that we’re a critical point in the history of the Internet of Things– but add that deployments can be...

The future of retail is all about connected commerce

Amaze’s Matt Clarke says IoT is about to connect retail stores, both online and in-store. The average lifespan of a company is now just 15...

Smart cities: Five security areas CIOs should watch

Fortinet’s Rupert Clayson looks at one of the biggest issues around smart cities – protecting the citizen by maintaining good data security. Car navigation systems...

Why voice is key to the future of the smart home

SharpEnd’s Cameron Worth looks at how voice activation will be the driving force as the Internet of Things (IoT) makes its way into the...

IoT in agriculture — sowing seeds of innovation

IoT agriculture — sowing seeds of innovation
Verizon’s Tony Judd argues that agriculture is one of the first sectors to take advantage of the opportunities offered by the Internet of Things...

How data is revolutionising car insurance

Octo Telematics’ Jonathan Hewett argues that IoT apps and algorithms are leading to real-time data which will change insurance going forward. We don’t drive cars anymore....