Authors Posts by Nicholas Fearn

Nicholas Fearn

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Verizon to boost profit by focusing on IoT & smart city...

American telecoms firm Verizon is looking to capitalize on the potential of Internet of Things and smart city technologies to fight off competition from...

US Army is using IoT tech and data to transform warfare

Connected technology may be disrupting our daily domestic and working lives, but it’s also having a big impact on the way that military forces...

Honeywell and Aereon aim to boost IIoT adoption in oil and...

Honeywell has formed a partnership with air emissions company Aereon to expand its IIoT interests, looking specifically in the areas of oil and gas. They...

SAP announces new IoT solution for customer strategies

German software giant SAP has added a new "jump-start enablement program" to its growing portfolio of Internet of Things (IoT) products and services. The solution...

Target opens pop-up smart home store to promote IoT technologies

US retail giant Target is introducing a concept smart home store to give consumers some hands-on experience with new IoT products coming to market. Target,...

CES 2017: Zigbee develops universal language for IoT devices

While smart home gadgets are always advancing, they still tend to be based on isolated ecosystems. The Zigbee Alliance is looking to fix this...

BlackBerry announces IoT tracking system for truckers

BlackBerry, which was once one of the world’s largest mobile phone makers, is now looking towards a future in the IoT market with a...

US Government failing to invest in the Internet of Things, says...

According to a new report, the US Government is failing to support and invest in the Internet of Things (IoT), meaning the country is...

Dixons Carphone partners with SSE to take smart home mainstream

Dixons Carphone, the biggest electronics and mobile phones retailer in Europe, and British energy supplier SSE are partnering in a bid to make smart...

US think-tank calls for IoT device design to be regulated

The Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology, a think tank based in Washington DC, has issued a report calling for IoT device design to be...

Microsoft wants to take on Amazon and Google with smart home...

Interest in smart home technology is constantly growing with tech giants like Amazon and Google having already announced their offerings, but now Microsoft wants...

Report: Smart cities demand smart transport systems

Berg Insight, an Internet of Things (IoT) market provider, has published new findings detailing smart cities and the type of transport systems they need. According...