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Volkswagen to 3D print metal car parts at scale

HP and Volkswagen have announced that the automotive giant is to use HP's new Metal Jet printers to 3D print metal components for its...

Smart building | How A.I. & autonomous cranes could revolutionise construction

If you build it, the robots will come, says Malek Murison, as he reports on how one startup sees the potential to make construction...

Nine world-leading smart factories identified by World Economic Forum

The WEF's identification of nine world-leading smart factories kicks off a wider programme to get industrial companies learning from each other in the era...

AR beating VR in immersive tech battle, says Capgemini

Immersive technologies are moving from "hypothetical to pragmatic use" in industrial companies, with AR emerging as the early winner, says a new Capgemini report....

Manufacturing: How Robotics as a Service extends to whole factories

The idea of Robotics as a Service, which sees companies pay a subscription fee for robots rather than buying them upfront, is gaining ground...

Five ways the Internet of Things is transforming businesses today

As Internet of Things (IoT) adoption continues to accelerate, Andrew Hobbs explores the key ways it is shaking up the business world. Internet of Business...

Siemens snaps up Mendix in smart factory move

Siemens execs hope to attract more users to the company's Mindsphere industrial IoT (IIoT) platform with the acquisition of low-code, rapid application development platform...

Ford looks to motion tracking bodysuits to aid factory workers

Workers at a Ford car plant are wearing skin-tight bodysuits equipped with sensors to help improve their postures and enhance productivity. Employees at Ford’s Valencia...

IAC assembling smart auto factory for a flexible future

Auto parts manufacturer Industrial Automotive Components (IAC) is to roll out a range of industrial IoT (IIoT) projects at its Halewood, UK, plant, which...

Businesses expect Industrial IoT to boost revenues by $154 million –...

Research from global satellite communications services provider Inmarsat reveals the rapid ascendency of the industrial IoT (IIoT), along with its capacity to boost revenues...

Industry 4.0: Overcoming ‘pilot purgatory’ key to manufacturing success – McKinsey

Most manufacturers believe they are leading their markets in Industry 4.0 technologies – despite evidence to the contrary, according to a new report from...

Amazon moves into smart TVs – and enterprise cloud hardware

UPDATED While Amazon's 'Prime Day' is grabbing the headlines today (see below), two announcements over the weekend revealed the breadth of the company's ambitions...
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