IoT & Edge Technology

IoT & Edge Technology

Digital Street: HM Land Registry tests blockchain for property conveyancing

The Land Registry is partnering with digital transformation software company Methods to examine the potential use of blockchain in property conveyancing and land ownership...

Microsoft announces Windows support for ROS robotics development

Microsoft is demonstrating greater commitment to robotics by announcing Windows support for the Robot Operating System (ROS) and joining an industrial consortium. ROS is a...

How Sir Tim Berners-Lee plans to give the Web back to...

As Sir Tim Berners-Lee launches a new initiative, Solid, that aims to reset the connected world in citizens' favour, Chris Middleton explains what the...

IBM launches Watson IoT services for agriculture, industry, supply chain

Controlling and scaling massive Internet of Things (IoT) installations is difficult, especially in asset-rich organisations, such as industrial and manufacturing companies. More, with each connected...

AT&T and Dedrone partner on counter-drone technology

Telecoms giant AT&T has partnered with San Francisco counter-drone startup Dedrone to develop a detection solution to protect military bases and other sensitive locations from what...

IoT Security: Internet of Things now driving PKI uptake, says report

Security technology specialist Thales has announced that the Internet of Things (IoT) is the fastest- growing trend in the deployment of applications that use...

5G on Sea: Brighton becomes latest testbed for next-gen communications

Tech innovation centre Digital Catapult has launched the UK’s latest 5G testbed in Brighton & Hove, with the Coast to Capital local enterprise partnership,...

IoT security: Alexa down worldwide, speaks ill of Amazon

Internet of Business says Amazon’s Alexa service went down in many parts of the world on 26 September, with #Alexadown problems reported in the UK,...

Wondrwall makes smart homes autonomous with sensor arrays

Connected-home technology company Wondrwall has launched what it claims is the world's first truly smart home-automation system, with the aim of converting "standard homes...

Microsoft Ignite: New A.I, IoT, Azure, open data offerings announced

Internet of Business says Microsoft has made a number of artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), and big data analytics announcements at its Ignite...

Connected transport: MOBI blockchain consortium expands with WEF, new standards groups

When the MOBI blockchain consortium was formed in May 2018 by some of the world's biggest automakers and cutting-edge technology providers, it promised to...

Alibaba announces A.I. chip unit, new Intel IoT edge partnership

UPDATED Chinese ecommerce and technology giant Alibaba has announced that it is to set up a dedicated chip subsidiary. It aims to launch its first self-developed...