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Nicholas Fearn

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Cisco announces new cloud security solutions for IoT era

Cisco has announced a line-up of new services and cloud-based security solutions capable of detecting threats before they compromise systems. And that could be...

Singapore creating nationwide IoT network

Tech firms Sigfox, Engie and UnaBiz have partnered in a bid to connect Singapore to a global IoT network. They’ll be tapping into Sigfox’s cost-effective,...

Brighter, Sanmina create connected device for diabetes management

Healthcare firm Brighter and manufacturer Sanmina have partnered to produce a connected device for patients who have diabetes. The device, called Actiste, lets diabetes suffers monitor blood...

Glasgow adopts smart city IoT network

Glasgow has become one of the latest European cities to pioneer an IoT network, as it bids to roll-out its smart city project. As part...

SK Telecom rolls out affordable IoT network

South Korean mobile network SK Telecom has launched an Internet of Things (IoT) network for customers. The low power wide area network (LPWAN) is based...

ISS uses Watson IoT to revolutionise building management

Facility services provider ISS has signed a deal with IBM to use Watson IoT to help it transform buildings right around the world. Based in...

Gothenburg joins smart cities bandwagon

Gothenburg in Sweden has become the latest European city to develop a LoRa wireless network as part of a smart cities project rolling out across...

Germany trumps US in IIoT investment

Industrial IoT (IIoT) technologies are taking over the world right now, and Silicon Valley is one of the leading global centres for connected tech...

3GPP standardises NB-IoT technology for rollout

Telecoms body 3GPP has finalised the standardisation of Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) technology. As a result of this, network operators and technology firms will...

GE makes digital and IoT push in Europe

GE is spearheading its industrial IoT operations by hiring new staff and by opening a new office in Europe. GE's 'Digital Foundry' is based in Paris,...

Bluetooth 5 will offer big benefits for the IoT

The next version of Bluetooth (Bluetooth 5) will offer a whole host of improvements, including increased range, speed and broadcast messaging capacity. And this...

UK manufacturers neglecting the benefits of IoT

UK manufacturers aren’t actively investing in IoT technologies, according to a report published this week. The SAP study polled 100 senior executives working in the British...