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100,000 IoT sensors line canal in China’s ambitious water diversion project

A colossal water diversion project in China has installed a myriad of IoT sensors to help monitor the essential canal infrastructure. The ambitious engineering scheme...

Marine biologists use connected sensors to monitor shark behaviour

Marine biologists have used connected technology to monitor Oceanic Whitetip sharks and better understand their behaviour. Oceanic Whitetip sharks move around the ocean with great...

How robots are helping create drought-resistant crops

A robotics project in Missouri, USA is looking to tackle world hunger by using autonomous vehicles to collect data that will aid the development...

University of Manchester researchers develop graphene sensors for IoT

Researchers at The University of Manchester have developed graphene sensors that can be embedded into Radio Frequency Identification (RFID). The team has used the breakthrough to...

Arrow Electronics steps up IoT focus with eInfochips acquisition

Global electronics component distributer Arrow Electronics has acquired product engineering and software services company eInfochips for a reported $284 million. EInfochips has headquarters in both...

SoftBank and Vayyar to apply 3D imaging to IoT use cases

SoftBank has joined forces with sensor maker Vayyar Imaging to develop new technologies for the IoT.  Japanese tech giant Softbank has partnered with Vayyar Imaging,...

Analysis: Energy harvesting holds out promise of ‘self-powered’ IoT

As we look forwards to 2018, energy harvesting technologies look set to solve one of IoT’s greatest challenges: power supply. The millions of tiny...

MediaTek Sensio: the first six-in-one smartphone biosensor module revealed

MediaTek Sensio, a powerful advanced health monitoring solution, makes it easy to track heart rate information, blood pressure trends, peripheral oxygen saturation levels and...

Researchers on ISS set to explore manufacturing in space

With the safe arrival of SpaceX’s thirteenth resupply mission, the ISS now has research kit and new sensors on board with which to pilot...

Montego Resources hopes IoT will help uncover silver bounty in Nevada

The mining firm is using drones, sensors and robo-drills to hunt for treasure in the Nevada desert.  For more than one hundred years, Taylor Mine...

Abilify IoT-enabled digital pills approved amid privacy concerns

In a first for the US, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved digital pills that include an ingestion tracking system. A phenomenal amount...

University of Oklahoma installs sensor-based parking system

Staff and students at the University of Oklahoma use IoT sensors to get their parking spot-on.  A new parking guidance system has been deployed at...