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Connected car firm secures £1 million from Innovate UK

Connected car start-up Lightfoot has secured a £1 million loan from Innovate UK to bring its driving rewards platform to market later this year....

Helium launches blockchain machine network for the IoT

Helium is introducing an open-source blockchain machine network that promises to unleash a new IoT era. Internet of things devices can be expensive, bulky, and...

Scottish hospital monitors medical beds with IoT

NEWSBYTE A Scottish hospital is trialling the use of an Internet of Things (IoT) system, which monitors medical beds and improves access to maintenance data. Medical...

Waymo will own 60% of driverless market by 2030, claims UBS

Investment bank UBS believes Waymo will dominate the driverless car market by 2030, reports Sooraj Shah. However, Internet of Business believes they may be...

Amazon building healthcare team in Alexa division

Amazon is reported to be building a health and wellness team inside its Alexa smart assistant division, as part of its ongoing strategy to disrupt the...

Walmart $16bn Flipkart deal: SoftBank uncertain, Google circling

US retail giant Walmart confirmed this week that it is taking a majority stake in Flipkart, India’s leading ecommerce brand. As announced, the deal...

Facebook sets up blockchain/crypto exploration team

Facebook has set up a small, high-powered team to explore the potential of blockchain technology, recode reports. Given the many potential uses of decentralised, cryptographic ledgers,...

Connected culture: Cisco to help digitise UK museums

The UK government's #CultureIsDigital campaign aims to combine culture and connected technologies in a way that drives more visitors through the doors of the...

White House ‘AI for American Industry’ summit hosts Amazon, Facebook, Google

Representatives from 38 major US companies, including Microsoft, Intel, Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Ford, will gather at the White House today for an AI...

US government announces 10 drone pilot schemes – omits Amazon, DJI

The US has announced 10 pilot schemes to test unmanned aerial technologies and explore drones' potential to help communities and businesses throughout America. Chris...

Ford, BMW, Toyota, Jaguar partner on Future Mobility, blockchain, IOT

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders Ltd (SMMT) has launched a 'Future Mobility Challenge' to the technology and automotive sectors. Under the new scheme,...

Google unveils Duplex: the next stage of human-AI interaction

UPDATED The nuances of human interactions and natural language have always been difficult for computers to grasp. That's why, in conversations with virtual assistants,...
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