Latest IoT News

Latest IoT News

Drones: FLIR eyes emergency services market with DroneSense investment

Thermal imaging specialist FLIR has announced a strategic investment in DroneSense, a Texas-based software platform that aims to help emergency services manage drone operations. The move...

Foobot air quality monitor aims to beat asthma in smart homes

NEWSBYTE With governments around the world focused on reducing pollution levels and improving air quality in cities, one startup is looking to take that...

LivingPackets uses IoT, crowdshipping to transform deliveries

LivingPackets is using the IoT to disrupt the courier and postal industries, combining the latest technology with crowdshipping to reduce the carbon footprint of B2B...

Branch Technology, ICON 3D-print houses to order

Many countries and cities around the world are grappling with housing shortages, with populations rising faster than construction companies can build new houses, and...

Facebook developing chips for AI and own-brand IoT devices

When Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sat before Congress like a besuited rabbit in 100 senators’ headlights, he was famously asked by Orrin Hatch how...

Software AG brings Cumulocity IoT platform to Telefonica, London buses

UPDATED German software engineering company Software AG has teamed up with Spanish telecommunications giant Telefonica, to deliver end-to-end digital transformation and Internet of Things...

IBM results underline shift to cognitive services – and falling profits

IBM’s Q1 2018 results reveal that cognitive and cloud services are leading overall revenue increases at the enterprise services giant. This is Big Blue’s...

Alibaba makes inroads with autonomous vehicle tests

Following in the tyre tracks of domestic rivals Baidu and Tencent, Chinese technology giant Alibaba is the latest company to hit the road with driverless...

Tata Communications rolls out new IoT network for Africa

Digital infrastructure provider Tata Communications has teamed up with South Africa-based IT services firm Dreamtime Technologies to roll out an IoT-supporting network throughout Africa....

Facebook & Microsoft pledge not to aid government cyber attacks

Over 30 technology companies have signed a new accord, promising to protect all customers – citizens and businesses – from government or state agency...

IBM unveils new machine learning security tools

IBM has launched a range of new machine learning-based security tools that it says can help firms identify and fight off cyber attacks. The company...

Research questions accuracy of drone data in agriculture

Farmers keen to adopt drone technology to improve crop health should be wary of 'off the shelf' aerial products, according to researchers at the University...