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Airbus leveraging IoT and IBM’s Watson for connected aircraft

Airbus leveraging IoT and IBM’s Watson for connected aircraft

Aircraft manufacturing giant Airbus have announced their intention to incorporate Watson IoT technologies into both its planes and operations. The news came during the unveiling...
Las Vegas hospital trials IoT headband to ease patient discomfort

Las Vegas hospital trials IoT headband to ease patient discomfort

IoT device measures brain waves to deliver music and videos on tablet to lessen pain A hospital in Las Vegas is trialling an Internet of...
Retailers "overly optimistic" about Internet of Things, finds report

IoT helping bricks-and-mortar stores fight back against online retailers

The Internet of Things could be a key weapon in the fight for retail supremacy between bricks-and-mortar stores and online outlets, according to a...

IBM opens Watson IoT headquarters in Munich

IBM today takes the wraps off its Watson IoT global headquarters, eight new ‘client experience’ IoT centres across the globe and Watson API services...

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...

Huawei launches open-source platform for IoT smart home devices

Chinese electronic giant plans smart home market entrance in 2016 Chinese electronic firm Huawei is looking to muscle in on the IoT space with a...
Study: Insurers start cashing in with the Internet of Things

Study: Insurers start cashing in with the Internet of Things

45 percent of insurance executives are beginning to look at ways to gain revenue using Internet of Things devices, and are confident it will...
Vodka maker Absolut is launching its “Connected Bottles” programme in 2016, experimenting with smart packaging in a number of different markets.

Absolut to launch Internet-connected bottle range next year

Vodka maker Absolut is launching its “Connected Bottles” programme in 2016, experimenting with smart packaging in a number of different markets. Although it is not...
New UK initiative looks to drive IoT and telehealth in healthcare

New UK initiative looks to drive IoT and telehealth in healthcare

Cambridge Wireless is looking for SMEs working on Internet of Things projects in the fields of health and social care to submit ideas that...
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...