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Intel bets big on IoT transforming the future of retail

Global semiconductor giant, Intel, has launched the Intel Responsive Retail Platform (IRRP) to improve the personalized in-store shopping experience. Speaking at NRF 2017, Intel CEO,...

Oticon unveils ‘world’s first’ IoT hearing aid

A new IoT-enabled hearing aid that could allow deaf people to control smart home devices. The Opticon Opn is being promoted as the world’s first internet...

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...

Insurance sector ripe for IoT disruption, says report

Larger traditional insurers typically work in much the same way as they have done for over 300 years. These old-school insurance companies have come...

GM recalls 4m cars after software glitch causes airbag failure

GM reacts after car software found to be responsible for fatality US car firm General Motors has recalled more than four million of its connected...

Verily announces smartwatch to transform clinical research

Verily, the life sciences unit of Google parent company Alphabet, has announced a smartwatch aimed at transforming care platforms and clinical research. The Study Watch,...

IBM patents drone for aerial pass-the-parcel

IBM has been granted a patent for mid-air package transfer technology that could be applied to extend the range of drone deliveries. Technology giant IBM...

WikiLeaks discloses details of CIA hacking IoT, mobile devices

In the first part of a Vault 7 leak series, the anonymous publishers of secret information at WikiLeaks have released documents containing information acquired...

Bullguard researchers find serious flaws in smart home alarm

A team of researchers at security specialist Bullguard has identified a range of serious flaws in a connected burglar alarm. Security researchers at the...

Ford harnesses IoT and Big Data in mobility quest

Ford CEO and president Mark Fields detailed the car manufacturer’s vision to become a mobile company yesterday – a vision which will see the...

ARM buys NextG-Com and Mistbase for NB-IoT expertise

UK-based chipmaker ARM has announced the acquisition of two companies specializing in NarrowBand-IoT (NB-IoT) technology, NextG-Com and Mistbase. NB-IoT, a standard that was approved...

Thousands of IoT lights cut costs and carbon footprint in Gloucestershire

Smart lighting is already available in consumer’s homes, but now the streets of Gloucestershire will also benefit from intelligent, wirelessly controlled lighting. The deployment is...