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Nicholas Fearn

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Electric car start-up NIO announces plans for first self-driving model

NIO, an electric vehicle start-up financed by Chinese investors, has announced plans to launch its first autonomous car in the United States by 2020. The...

Cisco looks to shape future of British power distribution

Cisco has announced it has joined a Glasgow-based smart grid accelerator program, in a bid to transform power distribution in the UK. As part of...

IoT will revolutionise customer experience, says report

Customer experience solutions specialist Genesys has released a report exploring the role connected technology plays in businesses throughout the Asia-Pacific region. The 2016 IoT-Enabled Customer Experience...

San Diego to get $30 million smart city network

San Diego may be known for its vibrant tech start-up scene, but the city is set to become even smarter thanks to a new...

Ducati Corse turns to IoT to test MotoGP racing bikes

The racing division of sports motorcycle manufacturer Ducati Motor Holding has teamed up with Accenture to explore ways IoT and AI can be used to...

Doro bets on lucrative connected health market for seniors

Doro, a tech company that makes easy-to-use mobile devices for people over 65, has announced plans to develop a health tech portfolio. At MWC in...

Smart lock manufacturer Schlage announces Amazon Alexa integration

American lock manufacturer Schlage has formed a partnership with Amazon in a bid to bring the capabilities of the Alexa smart assistant to its products. As...

Businesses need more focus on smart device security, says Samsung

A report released this week by tech giant Samsung has identified that businesses are struggling with security and offered some guidance on how they...

Couchbase releases update with IoT improvements

Couchbase, a NoSQL database company, has unveiled the latest version of its database platform to support web, mobile and IoT applications. IoT applications are a big focus...

Bamboo Technology launches M2M network for customers

Managed services company Bamboo Technology, based in Cheltenham, has just launched a machine-to-machine (M2M) network for its customers after a successful trial phase. The company's M2M...

Researchers at Kingston Uni explore ways to make concerts safer

Researchers at Kingston University have secured a €900,000 grant to explore ways a new wave of IoT connected devices could make concerts safer. The research...

Kansas City becomes officially ‘smart’ with IoT, AI and big data

There are always a lot of questions to be asked when it comes to government bodies collecting data about the general public, but officials...