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Samsung looks to IoT-enabled future of personalized retail

Samsung is looking to IoT in retail to give shoppers a more engaging and more personalized experience in store. At the National Retail Federation Big...

India brings IoT to shoppers in one of world’s largest slums

Mumbai's Dharavi - one of the largest slums in the world - has used Internet of Things (IoT) technology to connect shops and improve...

Netclearance cashes in on mobile payments with new IoT solution

In a move to advance the cashless society, Netclearance claims it has removed the need for cash payments at vending machines with the introduction...

US bank Citibank using iBeacons in NYC branches

Retail banking firm Citibank has begun using iBeacons to help it forge new interactions and experiences with its customers. The company is piloting iBeacons, which pick...

Freevolt to hit smart cities, healthcare after Series B funding

London-based Drayson Technologies has raised £8 million in Series B funding to further develop its patented Freevolt technology, a move which could see the technology...

Beacons reach out with Chrome for Android support

Google’s Chrome browser on Android devices now supports beacons. Google has announced that support for beacons will be added to Chrome for Android. In doing...

World’s largest iBeacon network rolls out in China

A network of 110,000 iBeacon devices, thought to be the largest in the world, has emerged in China. The network, which is run and managed...

5 ways the Internet of Things will change retail

The Internet of Things promises significant benefits for both retailers and customers. We look at the early advantages of this technology – and the...

HP Enterprise unveils IoT gateway devices

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has launched gateway devices and a cloud-based beacon management solution to help companies take advantage of the Internet of Things –...