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San Francisco curbs sidewalk-hogging delivery robots

Regulations limiting the number of delivery robots permitted on sidewalks have been passed, as activists push back against the rise of delivery automation startups. When...

Montego Resources hopes IoT will help uncover silver bounty in Nevada

The mining firm is using drones, sensors and robo-drills to hunt for treasure in the Nevada desert.  For more than one hundred years, Taylor Mine...

Life of PI for OSIsoft as smart grids start to roar

OSIsoft has announced its new connector for integrating data from electricity substations with its IoT platform, PI System. Operational intelligence company OSIsoft has long...

Andromeda IoT botnet dismantled by international cyber taskforce

As the Andromeda botnet gets dismantled, another steps forward to take over the job of infecting IoT devices.  Law enforcement agencies around the world have...

Alibaba and Ford team up on connected car experiences

Alibaba and Ford have teamed up to explore ways that connected tech can be used to transform customer experiences in the automotive industry. With the...

Microsoft launches public preview of SaaS-delivered IoT Central

Microsoft claims that IoT Central will help companies build IoT applications in hours, without the need to learn new skills.  Enterprise software giant Microsoft has...

Tesla Powerpack begins work on powering South Australia

The 100MW Tesla Powerpack, built by industry pioneers Tesla, has now been activated – allowing it to store energy produced by a nearby windfarm...

Digital Catapult opens doors on Machine Intelligence Garage

Digital Catapult has today launched Machine Intelligence Garage, a program to develop artificial intelligence and machine learning start-ups in the UK. Digital Catapult is a...

Google pushes Android Things to Developer Preview 6

Search and cloud computing giant Google has launched the developer preview version 6 (DP6) of its Android Things offering. Billed as an IoT platform,...

Royal Dirkzwager keep eye on seas with satellite comms and big...

Maritime tracking specialist Royal Dirkzwager has used technology from Software AG to help clients keep a closer eye on vessel movements. For Netherlands-based Royal Dirkzwager...

Exotec Solutions unveils ‘3D’ robotic retail order system

French start-up Exotec Solutions is working with e-commerce giant Cdiscount to test a scalable, speedy autonomous robot network that could take order fulfilment to...

IoT second most important IT priority for 2018, says Wi-SUN Alliance

Implementing IoT comes second only to tackling security  on the 2018 To Do list, according to a new survey from Wi-SUN Alliance. Companies that have...