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P4Q gets a helping hand on factory floor from Sawyer

Spanish electronics manufacturer P4Q has increased its production throughput by deploying a smart, adaptable robot on its factory floor. Sawyer from Rethink Robotics is...

Why manufacturers should welcome the age of augmented reality

In a contributed article for Internet of Business, co-authors JP Provencher of PTC and Michael Chang of Factora dig down into how augmented reality could make vital factory work faster,...

Thingstream launches IoT Starter Kit for smart device makers

With a new bundle of hardware and software, Thingstream aims to give manufacturers everything they need to make dumb products smart. Industrial IoT (IIoT) connectivity...

Toyota, Hitachi partner for smarter manufacturing

Toyota and Hitachi are collaborating to create a high-efficiency production model using an IoT platform. Two of Japan's largest companies are joining forces to take...

CSAIL team pairs robots with VR for smart manufacturing

Telepresence robotics and virtual reality are two exciting technologies, and by combining the two in a relatively inexpensive way, engineers at MIT's Computer Science...

Oracle gives its cloud-based business apps an AI boost

Smart factories and connected warehouses are among the business functions set to benefit from new AI-powered Adaptive Intelligent Apps from Oracle. Modern artificial intelligence (AI)...

Orange launches Live Booster for smart device makers

Orange launches new Live Booster programme so that smart device makers can buy electronics with connectivity and data packages already included. The new programme from...

BT and Hitachi join forces to develop IoT products

UK-based telecommunications giant BT and Hitachi Vantara, a subsidiary of Japanese multinational conglomerate company Hitachi, are teaming up to develop industrial and enterprise Internet...

Chamberlain: Opening the doors to connected devices

Internet of Business speaks with Chamberlain CTO Mark Karasek about the processes and technologies that the company has used to build the ecosystem for...

AkzoNobel unveils smart and sustainable paint factory

Last week, Dutch paints and performance coatings company AkzoNobel officially opened a new factory in Ashington, Northumberland. Costing more than £100 million to build,...

Business leaders find IoT economics “increasingly compelling”, says Verizon

When it comes to IoT and its role in digital transformation strategies, business leaders are sitting up and paying attention, says Verizon. Almost three quarters...

ABB robot Yumi debuts as orchestra conductor in Italy

ABB's Yumi robot leads Andrea Bocelli and orchestra in bravura  finale to robotics festival in Pisa.  A robot has been trained to conduct Italian tenor...