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TUMI and AT&T launch tracking device for travellers

Luggage company TUMI has teamed up with US telco AT&T to launch a wireless device – the TUMI Global Locator – to help travellers...

Billund Airport invests in IoT system to improve passenger experience

Billund Airport, Denmark, has installed a passenger flow system from Danish IoT company Blip Systems to improve the airport experience for commuters and holidaymakers. Previously,...

Connected transportation is lucrative but vulnerable, says ABI Research

As transportation becomes an increasingly connected industry, cyber-based vulnerabilities make the infrastructure that supports it weak and prone to exploitation, according to ABI Research. In...

UK government’s Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund opens for business

The UK government's flagship Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) is now open to applications from businesses and researchers. The fund was announced last year by...

Honeywell’s IoT Connected Aircraft takes flight

Industrial automation company Honeywell has taken its Boeing 757 IoT-connected test aircraft on a tour, in order to showcase its promise for the flying...

FliteTrak launches smart seating for aircraft cabins

UK aerospace company FliteTrak is launching smart seating technology that it claims will revolutionize cabin metrics and maintenance.  The increasing level of technology wired into aircraft...

NASA tests drone traffic control system across the US

US space agency NASA and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) are working together on an air traffic control system for commercial drone services.  The concept...

Under the hood of Land Rover’s Project Hero

Last month, Jaguar Land Rover revealed Project Hero, the car manufacturer's joint effort with R&D consultancy Roke to develop a bespoke off-road vehicle for the...

AT&T announces ‘smart base’ initiative with US Air Force

AT&T has announced it is working with the US Air Force (USAF) on an IoT-driven ‘smart base’ initiative at Maxwell Air Force Base in...

Birmingham Airport uses IoT to monitor queues and keep passengers happy

The UK's Birmingham Airport has implemented a solution to accurately measure queues and predict waiting times, following its busiest year to date. The airport saw...

Airbus and Italdesign unveil modular smart city transport

Italdesign and Airbus have launched an ambitious transport concept at the Geneva Motor Show.  Airbus is heavily invested in the notion of flying cars. Its...

NASA looks to bring IoT to space with wireless comms test

US-based machine-to-machine (M2M) communications company Digi International will today test a program for wireless communications within satellites and payloads from the International Space Station...