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Huawei and Gemalto to partner on NB-IoT modules

Digital security expert Gemalto is working with Huawei to develop affordable NB-IoT modules for the mass market. There are arguably two main drivers of profitability for IoT manufacturers....

Inmarsat inks deal with Pessl Instruments on agricultural IoT

Inmarsat and Pessl Instruments join forces to speed up adoption of smart agricultural technology. Satellite tech company Inmarsat and agricultural tech specialist Pessl Instruments have...

American public fears AI’s impact on employment, says Syzygy

Over two-thirds (70 percent) of the American public fear artificial intelligence's impact on employment, reveals a new study from digital company Syzygy. The impact of AI...

Avira launches Safethings to guard smart home devices

IT security company Avira has unveiled its Safethings product, designed to protect smart homes and their IoT devices. The application is installed in routers to...

Wireless charging ‘Forever Battery’ offers innovative AA battery replacement

The world’s first wireless charging alternative to AA batteries, from Ossia, dubbed the Cota ‘Forever Battery’, has earned a CES Innovation Award in the...

IoT risk leads to executive anxiety, says Forescout report

A report from security firm Forescout suggests that business executives are increasingly anxious about IoT security. Forescout's survey, conducted on the company's behalf by analysts...

IoT platforms in 2018 to specialize and consolidate, says Forrester

In 2018, IoT platforms will undergo changes that prospective buyers need to be aware of now, according to Forrester Research. What does 2018 look like,...

Mocana leads partnership aiming for more secure IIoT devices

Mocana takes lead on plans to develop kits for building more robust IIoT devices and services with Avnet, Microsoft, Infineon and Xilinx. Mocana, a start-up working...

IoT upgrade has Service Thread in a spin

With 24 different types of textile-spinning machines to keep track of, industrial thread and yarn manufacturer Service Thread has woven the IoT into its operations to...

Chilean winery PengWine adds IoT marketing to the blend

Premium wine boutique PengWine is looking to establish itself in Asia, using the IOT to deliver marketing innovation that grabs the attention of tipplers. The...

IIoT adoption increases, but projects still early-stage, says Bsquare

A new survey from Bsquare finds that few industrial companies are using advanced analytics to make sense of IoT data. Almost nine out of ten...

Real-time disease monitoring unearths power of IoT in agriculture

A new IoT solution, enabling real-time disease monitoring of crops, sees air sampling equipment combined with cellular connectivity and cloud services to boost yields. Crop...