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Nicholas Fearn

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Ulster University rolls out Sigfox-based IoT network

Northern Ireland’s Ulster University has become the first British educational institution to sign up to and roll out IoT networking technology Sigfox. The university was looking...

Everynet announces FOTA update capabilities for LPWA networks

Everynet, which helps businesses deploy and scale IoT solutions, claims to be the first company to develop 'firmware over the air', or FOTA, capabilities for...

Britain’s motorways lag when it comes to 4G connectivity, says report

This week, leading network benchmarking specialist Global Wireless Solutions (GWS) published the findings of its recent nationwide, in-car connectivity test. The company conducted the test in...

British public would be happy to use AI to relieve NHS...

A survey published this week suggests that the British public’s attitudes to healthcare technologies is  changing dramatically. The study, which was conducted in March by Censuswide and...

MultiTech Systems announces IoT program for US schools and universities

Connected technology company MultiTech Systems has announced the first nationwide IoT program for schools and universities in the United States. The project, which is being...

Verily announces smartwatch to transform clinical research

Verily, the life sciences unit of Google parent company Alphabet, has announced a smartwatch aimed at transforming care platforms and clinical research. The Study Watch,...

AECOM launches £4.2 million driverless car trial

A new pilot project is set to pave the way for the rise of driverless cars in hospitals, business parks and shopping centers throughout...

Microsoft’s Project Sopris aims to secure low-cost IoT devices

Low-cost IoT devices are notoriously prone to security weaknesses, but tech giant Microsoft has announced a new initiative to tackle the problem. Project Sopris aims to explore ways that low-cost...

Trial of driverless shuttle kicks off in Greenwich, London

Driverless cars may still be a few years away, but in London, the public is being given the chance to experience autonomous transportation for the...

Microsoft to open Munich lab to support IoT and AI start-ups

Tech giant Microsoft is looking to support the next wave of Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) start-ups with the opening of a...

Asavie continues global expansion with new APAC hub

Asavie, an Irish company that provides mobility management and IoT connectivity solutions, is continuing its global expansion with new operations in the APAC region. The company has...

IBM and Dublin City University partner on environmental management

Computing giant IBM has teamed up with the Dublin City University (DCU) Water Institute to explore ways that connected technology can enhance environmental management....