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MIT bootcamp participants develop flood prevention system

Students at an IoT bootcamp held at MIT have developed sensors that could help in forecasting flash floods and minimising the damage they cause. At...

Wearables: Look for compelling use cases, not empty wrists

IoB Insiders - Rob Bamforth, analyst at Quocirca, discusses the challenges facing the wearables market, and why he believes devices with a strong use-case story...

Sharpened edge needed for IoT edge databases

As more IoT data is processed out on the edge of networks, on or near devices, the awareness that edge databases need to get...

Petya or NotPetya, the IoT needs security

This week, organizations across the world have fallen victim to a new ransomware attack, dubbed NotPetya, seemingly designed to cause maximum damage and disruption...

Inmarsat: IoT ‘essential’ to digital transformation strategies

For businesses aiming for digital transformation, the IoT is now the leading technology to deploy, according to research from global mobile satellite communications company Inmarsat. As...

Centrica: Machines are ready to talk, but are we good listeners?

John Hartley, head of propositions at Centrica Distributed Energy and Power, explains how the IoT can give critical assets a 'voice' and urges organisations to...

Sweat-sensing wearable startup Kenzen raises $5m from investors

Kenzen is developing a health monitoring wearable and has already received attention and strategic investment from a number of interested parties.  San Francisco-based health-tech start-up Kenzen has successfully raised...

Autonomous driving will create $7 trillion “passenger economy”, says Intel

A new “passenger economy”, worth £7 trillion, will be created by fully autonomous vehicles by 2050, according to new research from Intel and Strategy Analytics. The report,...

Half of US companies hit by IoT security breaches, says survey

Almost half of all companies in the US using an IoT network have been the victims of recent security breaches, according to a survey. The survey...

Google launches Cloud IoT Core, a managed IoT service

Tech giant Google yesterday launched its cloud-based IoT management platform, Google Cloud IoT Core. The Cloud IoT Core is a fully managed service that lets...

Kigali IoT network provides blueprint for African smart city initiatives

The Rwandan capital of Kigali is set to deploy a city-wide IoT network, courtesy of mobile satellite communications company, Inmarsat, and low-power wide-area network (LPWAN)...

Aruba predicts a hybrid future for edge and cloud computing

Internet of Business appraises the first day of Aruba Networks'  Atmosphere EMEA 2017 conference, currently underway at Disneyland Paris.  The theme at this year’s Aruba conference,...