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Connected transportation is lucrative but vulnerable, says ABI Research

Manufacturing and transportation lead the way for IoT spending

Internet of Things spending is now forecast to reach an eye-watering $1.3 trillion (£860 billion) by 2019, with three sectors in particular leading the...
This legendary F1 team leverages IoT sensors and data for a competitive edge

This legendary F1 team leverages IoT sensors and data for a...

Williams Martini uses Internet of Things sensors and data to gain a competitive edge. Graeme Hackland, Chief Information Officer (CIO) of Williams Martini Racing, has been...

IoT used to bolster UK flood defences

Nominet and Oxford Flood Network are using Internet of Things technologies to help prevent and mitigate flood damage in the UK. The UK domain name...

This IoT pilot is making charity appeals more engaging

A new project using Internet of Things technologies is trying to make charity donation appeals more appealing – and successful. Rising inequality, wars and Climate...

Accenture makes industrial IoT play with Cimation acquisition

Accenture has been on an acquisition spree this year, with the latest being into the industrial IoT space with its purchase of IoT consulting...

Cisco chief: new IT foundations key for IoT growth

The IoT is already ‘dramatically disrupting’ says Cisco exec chairman Chambers as his firm now goes eyes down on the smart cities market. Corporately coiffured...

IDC: IoT and Big Data will improve healthcare – if hackers...

One of the industries expected to benefit from the upcoming Internet of Things revolution is healthcare, but a recent IDC report has issued a...

World’s largest iBeacon network rolls out in China

A network of 110,000 iBeacon devices, thought to be the largest in the world, has emerged in China. The network, which is run and managed...

This airline is using IoT wearables to track young flyers

Air New Zealand has been using wearable devices to track unaccompanied children on single and multi-sector flights, and plans to roll out the service...

IT managers excited by IoT, see Big Data challenges

Despite the widespread acceptance that the Internet of Things has the potential to transform industries and revolutionise many aspects of our day-to-day lives, the...

Verily – Google’s IoT and Big Data play for healthcare

Uses Big Data and Internet of Things to improve healthcare outcomes Google has changed the name of its healthcare company Google Life Sciences to Verily....

1 in 3 manufacturers will run IoT projects in 2016

A third of manufacturers across 12 countries will have Internet of Things in operation within the next year, according to a new study. Business applications...