Authors Posts by Nicholas Fearn

Nicholas Fearn

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Vodafone, Huawei open NB-IoT Lab – will others follow suit?

Huawei and Vodafone have teamed up to launch a lab dedicated to developing products and applications for Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) technology. The lab...

IoT security spending to reach $348 million in 2016

IoT security spending is set to reach $348 million (£240 million) this year, an increase of 23.7 percent from $281.5 million (£194 million) in...

IoT, drones could save rhinos from poaching in South Africa

Cisco and Dimension Data have joined forces in a bid to save the ailing rhino population in South Africa through innovative technology – including...

Schools and students get smart with the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things is making children and schools smarter, according to a survey of more than 600 IT leaders from higher education organisations...

BBC’s micro.bit becomes IoT device, get kids interested in tech

The BBC, working in collaboration with Lancaster University and Nominet, has managed to turn the micro.bit computer board into a functioning IoT device. Launched in...

Your next Domino’s pizza could be delivered by robots

Domino’s is experimenting with a number of new technologies, including robots. And no, you probably won’t tip them either… Pizza takeaway giant Domino’s is in...

This study suggests IT won’t be running your IoT project

A survey in the US has found that while IoT is already widespread and growing, it’s still more popular with companies specialising in technology. Conducted...

Businesses ready to invest in IoT technologies

A report has found that the Internet of Things (IoT) is going to be a major driver of growth for businesses over the next...

Scottish wildlife experts save seals with IoT

Experts at St Andrews University in Scotland have begun using IoT in a bid to learn why seal populations are in decline. The Sea Mammal...

US Air Force mulls IoT deployment

The US Air Force wants to make use of the Internet of Things (IoT) but is trying to find a quicker way to process...

Insurers urged to adopt IoT technologies

A report published today has found that consumers are demanding that their insurers harness the potential IoT offers to improve services. Conducted and sponsored by...

Bosch wants more female engineers working on IoT tech

Home appliances manufacturer Bosch has launched a competition for young female technologists aimed at bridging the gender gap in the engineering industry - and...