Authors Posts by Nicholas Fearn

Nicholas Fearn

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Nominet unveils global smart city showcase

Nominet, the organisation responsible for running and regulating UK internet domains, has unveiled a showcase of exciting smart city projects. It investigates 148 smart city...

Cisco and Salesforce join forces to merge IoT tech

Cisco and Salesforce have announced a partnership that’ll see them combine their cloud and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies in a bid to lead the...

Orange deploys LoRa network in thousands of French towns

French telecoms firm Orange has confirmed it’ll continue deploying its LoRa Internet of Things network to 120 urban areas of France by early 2017. Once...

Self-driving vehicles set to transform manufacturing industry

Otto Motors introduced a new range of self-driving vehicles for factory and distribution centers at last week's International Manufacturing Technology Show. The Internet of Things...

Google wants to partner with insurers on connected tech

The French arm of Google is looking to team up with insurance firms in France in a bid to integrate its connected technologies. According to a...

Manufacturers turn to Big Data to navigate tough business climate

Manufacturers are increasingly relying on Big Data analytics to help them survive tough business conditions, a report published this week has found. Conducted by Honeywell,...

App developers face challenges when working with IoT tech

A report published today says that even though wearables and other connected devices offer lots of potential for app developers, they do bring significant...

NHS to rely on mobile apps and wearables

Data from wearables and the IoT is already making waves in many industries, but now it’s set to revolutionize the way patient records are...

IoT improves racing experience for MotoGP fans

OneTransport, a IoT-powered smart city initiative aimed at improving British transport links, was deployed at the British Grand Prix MotoGP last weekend to enhance...

Connected home insurance launches in the UK

The first ever insurance covering the connected home to launch in the UK is open for early testing and will be available to the...

IoT start-up accelerator programme gets funding boost

Startupbootcamp IoT, a start-up accelerator programme based in London, is to be allocated a portion of £1 million in funding from the government for...

A million connected devices infected by botnet

A million connected devices could be infected by a Bashlite malware-powered DDoS botnet, according to Level 3 Threat Research Labs. The botnet, uncovered by the...