Authors Posts by Freddie Roberts

Freddie Roberts

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Reporter for Internet of Business

Intel bets big on IoT transforming the future of retail

Global semiconductor giant, Intel, has launched the Intel Responsive Retail Platform (IRRP) to improve the personalized in-store shopping experience. Speaking at NRF 2017, Intel CEO,...

Super smart robots need human rights and greater legislation, MEPs say

The European parliament's legal affairs committee has voted in favor of a draft set of regulations to govern the use and creation of robots. The...

WestRock, EVRYTHNG launch connected packaging solution

WestRock Company has announced the launch of a connected packaging solution to track and trace paper-based consumer packages globally. The paper and packaging solutions provider said...

US Department of Commerce wants change in policy towards IoT

The U.S. Department of Commerce issued a report yesterday proposing steps the government can take to foster the benefits of the Internet of Things...

AEM, Paradox Engineering to trial IoT-based Smart Grid solutions

Swiss companies Paradox Engineering and Azienda Elettrica di Massagno (AEM) have partnered to trial Smart Grid IoT solutions. The technology firm signed a three-year agreement...

10 leading partnerships driving IoT adoption in insurance

The Internet of Things (IoT) is making its mark on many industries, but few have been able to latch onto its coattails as easily or...

VIDEO: Manufacturers — who owns the IIoT data you collect?

With the IoT producing growing volumes of data, the question of who owns that data and how it can be used has never been...

VIDEO: IoT standards – survival of the fittest?

With hundreds of IoT standards, from sensor level, up to the network and into the cloud, the journey to IoT adoption is not straightforward. So...

VIDEO: How will technology transform the future of banking?

At our recent Internet of Banking conference in London, IoB caught up with major players in the banking world to discuss how technology is...

D-Link IoT device security inadequate, according to FTC

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is suing D-Link over claims the Taiwanese networking equipment manufacturer produced IoT devices with inadequate security. D-Link, which is...

Lost jobs but happier customers — insurance embraces AI and IoT

An insurance company in Japan replaced 34 employees with AI, while a European insurer has developed a skill for Amazon's Echo. What awaits insurers...

India brings IoT to shoppers in one of world’s largest slums

Mumbai's Dharavi - one of the largest slums in the world - has used Internet of Things (IoT) technology to connect shops and improve...