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Ulster University rolls out Sigfox-based IoT network

Northern Ireland’s Ulster University has become the first British educational institution to sign up to and roll out IoT networking technology Sigfox. The university was looking...

Microsoft breaks up the Band

Microsoft's fitness tracker runs out of puff. Microsoft has quietly shelved its fitness wearable, the Microsoft Band. The software behemoth removed the device from its...

Cisco swoops to purchase AppDynamics for $3.7 billion days before IPO

Technology giant Cisco has succeeded in a last-minute bid to purchase AppDynamics, agreeing a deal hours before the latter was expected to launch an...

American farmers are milking IoT for connected cows

Telefonica Business Solutions and Cattle-Watch have signed an exclusive partnership to provide Internet of Things connectivity solutions to Latin and North America’s cattle industry....

GE inks IIoT deals with Oracle, Deutsche Telekom

GE Digital has signed new strategic IIoT partnerships with Oracle and Deutsche Telekom to make it easier for companies to digitally connect their industrial...

IBM & AT&T get real on IoT tools

AT&T plus IBM equals IoT... or at least it does when the multinational telecommunications corporation decides to work with the multinational (used to focus...

Verizon teams with ITK to bring IoT to three California vineyards

US telecoms juggernaut Verizon has teamed up with crop modelling company ITK to provide three Californian vineyards with an IoT solution which aims to...

Barcelona IoT, big data projects help manage tourists at popular attractions

The city of Barcelona, Spain, has trialed Internet of Things (IoT) and big data technology to manage the visitors who flock each year to...

UK start-up to deliver humanitarian aid via edible drone

Windhorse Aerospace is a UK start-up with a thoroughly modern take on humanitarian aid: an edible drone.  The use of drones for search and rescue has...

Barclays pours investment into new IoT beer pump

British multinational bank, Barclays, has created a self-pouring IoT beer pump that allows users to pay with a touch of their contactless card or...

Isle of Man tests Blockchain to secure IoT devices

The Isle of Man has announced that it will test blockchain technology to see if it can prevent IoT devices from compromise by hackers. The...

Microsoft to open Munich lab to support IoT and AI start-ups

Tech giant Microsoft is looking to support the next wave of Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) start-ups with the opening of a...