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Tesco checks out with IoT, robotics and augmented reality

Tesco CTO Edmond Mesrobian believes that the key to deploying IoT and other new technologies in retail is asking the key question: how does...

Queen’s Speech: UK targets digital economy, driverless cars

Queen Elizabeth II today outlined the UK government’s plans for the next year in the House of Commons. The address highlighted the country's bid to...

Salesforce launches new field service solution for IoT

Salesforce has launched a new IoT field service solution, Field Service Lightning, built for today’s connected world. Harnessing signals from connected devices and customer...

Self-driving vehicles set to transform manufacturing industry

Otto Motors introduced a new range of self-driving vehicles for factory and distribution centers at last week's International Manufacturing Technology Show. The Internet of Things...

Researchers create energy-efficient power converter for IoT

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have discovered a new way to convert power that could increase the energy efficiency of IoT devices by...

Cisco survey highlights familiar barriers for digital & IoT

Cisco has released the results of an international survey regarding digital readiness, and the findings suggest that IT leaders around the world are not...

Report suggests major growth in industrial IoT devices

A report from Berg Insight suggests there will be major growth in industrial IoT devices. According to a research report from the M2M/IoT analyst firm...

GE uses IoT to revolutionise power plants

GE's IoT technologies are helping gas and oil plants to become more efficient. Ideologically, many people working within the tech sector are looking for the...

Mozilla switches focus to IoT devices

Software giant Mozilla has announced its intention to withdraw Firefox OS from the smartphone market and instead focus on embedded devices in the Internet...

John Lewis opens IoT department store in Oxford Street

Retail giant John Lewis has today launched a new department in its flagship Oxford Street store, dedicated to the Internet of Things (IoT) and...

Home insurance start-up Neos gets £1m funding boost

Neos, a connected home insurance service, has raised over £1 million ($1.2m) in initial seed funding, valuing the company at £8.4m ($10.3). The company announced on...

IBM’s Watson delivering robot hospitality at Hilton hotels

IBM is teaming up with hotel chain Hilton to launch “Connie,” the world’s first AI-enabled robot concierge. Connie, a small humanoid robot named after Hilton's...