Authors Posts by Jessica Twentyman

Jessica Twentyman

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Chateau Kefraya cultivates smart vineyard pilot in Lebanon

At the Chateau Kefraya vineyard in Lebanon, an IoT-based smart agriculture project is drawing to a close – but valuable data has been harvested. Lebanese...

Deutsche Telekom and Fraunhofer launch IoT R&D centre

Deutsche Telekom and Fraunhofer are teaming up on applied research to solve real-world logistics challenges, initially using NB-IoT. When experts argue that governments should...

WinterSense aims to tackle weather-related travel delays

A road surface temperature sensor system, WinterSense, from the University of Birmingham looks set to address seasonal travel woes. Winter is coming and at Internet...

Cainiao and 4PX open intelligent logistics park for ecommerce

Alibaba's Cainiao and 4PX claim new intelligent logistics park is smartest in China.  There’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but when it comes to bumper...

Rolls-Royce to accelerate ‘Digital First’ strategy with TCS

Rolls-Royce to partner with Tata Consultancy Services and deploy its IoT platform on digital transformation journey. Founded in 1906, the name 'Rolls-Royce' may be most...

IoT platforms in 2018 to specialize and consolidate, says Forrester

In 2018, IoT platforms will undergo changes that prospective buyers need to be aware of now, according to Forrester Research. What does 2018 look like,...

Crunchfish aims to make mobile payments swimmingly easy

Crunchfish is on a mission to make mobile payments as simple as holding a mobile phone next to a card reader.  The trouble with mobile...

SAP to make Volvo Ocean Race plain sailing for Team AkzoNobel

Crew members will be measured for fitness, stress and exhaustion in one of the world's most gruelling sailing races, thanks to biometric sensors and...

Thin film batteries set for solid (state) growth

Smaller, lighter and with no risk of leakages or explosions, thin film batteries based on solid state components are increasingly important to low-power IoT...

ABB: IoT moves from business case to business benefits

In an exclusive interview with Internet of Business, ABB chief digital officer Guido Jouret describes a maturing IoT where business benefits and return on...

Hirotec slams the (car) door on factory downtime

It’s no secret that factory downtime – due to machinery failure, for example – is extremely costly. In the UK alone, it could be...

Industrial IoT: Plenty of words, too little action, says GE

General Electric has unveiled new research at its Minds + Machines event being held this week in San Francisco, which highlights an emerging gap...