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Rene Millman

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Rene Millman is a freelance writer and broadcaster who covers IoT, mobile technology, cloud, and infrastructure. In the past, he has also worked as an analyst for both Gartner and IDC. He has made numerous television appearances discussing the technology trends and companies that shape our lives.

Four UK universities win £4m grant to research IoT sensor systems...

Educational institutions will work on smart cities, the Internet of Things, Big Data and self-driving vehicles. Four UK universities have been granted £4 million of...

New US rules put IoT development and compliance in jeopardy

US FCC unveil new equipment authorisation rules that could raise the costs of compliance for Internet of Things (IoT) devices and systems. Growth in the...

French postal services just got smart with the Internet of Things

IoT connectivity company Sigfox has launched a pilot with French postal service Groupe La Poste, for a new service which allows businesses and individuals...
Driverless cars are coming whether consumers like it or not, OpenText

UK drivers want more control over connected car data

Connected car data should be under owner control according to the AA Drivers are concerned about who has access to data generated by connected car...
Schneider put IoT into farming to monitor weather patterns

Schneider put IoT into farming to monitor weather patterns

Big data and Internet of Things used to help improve rural weather forecasts Farmers could get better weather forecasts thanks to IoT sensors. Schneider Electric...

Vodafone and Huawei complete commercial trial of NB-IoT

Trial on IoT tech in Spain while efforts on standardisation continue Huawei and Vodafone have completed one of the first commercial trials of pre-standard Narrowband...
Las Vegas hospital trials IoT headband to ease patient discomfort

Las Vegas hospital trials IoT headband to ease patient discomfort

IoT device measures brain waves to deliver music and videos on tablet to lessen pain A hospital in Las Vegas is trialling an Internet of...

Huawei launches open-source platform for IoT smart home devices

Chinese electronic giant plans smart home market entrance in 2016 Chinese electronic firm Huawei is looking to muscle in on the IoT space with a...

Accenture makes industrial IoT play with Cimation acquisition

Accenture has been on an acquisition spree this year, with the latest being into the industrial IoT space with its purchase of IoT consulting...
Verily - Google’s IoT and Big Data play for healthcare

Verily – Google’s IoT and Big Data play for healthcare

Uses Big Data and Internet of Things to improve healthcare outcomes Google has changed the name of its healthcare company Google Life Sciences to Verily....
12 things you didn't know about IoT

12 things you didn’t know about IoT

The Internet of things (IoT) is most certainly here to stay, changing how we interact as individuals and businesses. Internet of Business looks at...

8 real-world examples of IoT in business

The Internet of Things (IoT) can seem like it’s something for the far future, but many organisations are already implementing the technology today and...