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Governments to tap IoT for ‘collective intelligence’

Governments are starting to use new information channels in decision support and policymaking – and some of those new information sources are constituents of...

UK government explains next steps towards 5G future

The UK government has published an update to its 5G strategy, first published at the Spring Budget 2017, which outlines its progress to date...

US regulator repeals net neutrality rules, threatening future of IoT

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has voted to dismantle net neutrality, granting internet service providers (ISPs) the power to prioritise and hinder web traffic...

San Francisco curbs sidewalk-hogging delivery robots

Regulations limiting the number of delivery robots permitted on sidewalks have been passed, as activists push back against the rise of delivery automation startups. When...

Digital Catapult opens doors on Machine Intelligence Garage

Digital Catapult has today launched Machine Intelligence Garage, a program to develop artificial intelligence and machine learning start-ups in the UK. Digital Catapult is a...

Business Secretary Greg Clark MP announces new national battery facility for...

UK government minister Greg Clark makes major battery announcements at Internet of Business event. The UK Secretary of State for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy...

Smart streetlights may mean big savings in Cardiff

Cardiff Council is nearing completion of its deployment of a connected lighting system using LED streetlights technology from Philips Lighting. Street lighting is a significant...

Gemalto survey: Governments should intervene on IoT security

Confidence in IoT security is seriously lacking among both consumers and businesses, Gemalto's study finds.  Some nine out of ten consumers lack confidence in the...

IIoT could revolutionize UK manufacturing, says Siemens-led report

An industry-led review, chaired by Siemens UK CEO Juergen Maier, explores how increasing adoption of industrial IoT (IIoT) in manufacturing could make the UK...

Progress: How can government get IoT right?

In a contributed article for Internet of Business, Mark Armstrong, managing director, international at Progress, discusses the various challenges that government bodies face when it...

Smart bin from Polish start-up Bin-e set to sort UK recycling...

A smart bin, which automatically sorts rubbish into the requisite recycling categories, is set to go on sale in the UK within a few...

UK government gives autonomous lorries the green light

The UK government has committed to investing £8.1 million in 'platooning' trials for autonomous lorries on motorways. According to the Department for Transport, the trials...