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Redis Labs: IoT needs in-memory, remember?

In-memory database company Redis Labs is aiming to popularize the use of its technology for mission-critical database environments that specifically connect to IoT networks. Memory...

Live from Las Vegas, Cisco Jasper announces Control Center 7.0

At Cisco Live in Las Vegas, the networking giant has announced details of Control Center 7.0, the latest update to the IoT platform it...

Trend Micro launches $100 million venture fund with focus on IoT

Japanese cybersecurity software specialist Trend Micro has launched a $100 million corporate venture fund targeting start-ups in growing markets, such as the Internet of...

MIT drive/fly prototype could represent future of transport

A team at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab has released a paper showcasing a new method of transport. The drone/car hybrid prototypes...

ABB innovation challenge sees six start-ups win funding

Swiss-Swedish power and automation company ABB and IdeaHub, an innovation platform, have identified six start-ups for funding via an 'innovation challenge'. The two companies kicked...

IIoT held back by long project lead times, claims Asavie

When it comes to IIoT projects, the journey from prototype to production environment can be a long slog, new survey claims. Over half of IT...

Sigfox partners with WND-UK to extend IoT network coverage ‘to 95...

Global communications service provider Sigfox is partnering with WND-UK, an IoT network deployment company, to extend the coverage of its IoT network in the...

Amazon’s Alexa can now control your smart home cameras

Amazon has unveiled its new Smart Home Skill API, which will allow developers to create apps that let customers watch live video feeds from...

Amazon patents inner-city drone delivery towers

Online retailer turned technology giant Amazon has applied for a patent for a multi-level fulfillment center to support its drone delivery business. The patent, published...

In headsets battle, augmented reality for business to dominate, says IDC

Consumer devices for virtual reality may have led the way so far – but augmented reality headsets for businesses are likely to represent a...

UK government’s Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund opens for business

The UK government's flagship Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) is now open to applications from businesses and researchers. The fund was announced last year by...

UK insurance market lags on digital, says LexisNexis

The UK insurance market needs to adopt digitization faster – or risk losing out to new, more automated players, according to a new study...