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The IoT start-up acid test, according to the man behind Hive

Pilgrim Beart, the man behind the technology for British Gas' Hive thermostats, suggests that IoT start-ups should put themselves through an acid test. Beart is...

Jersey LoRa network will be a test bed for IoT start-ups

Digital Jersey has teamed up with telecoms firm JT to build Jersey’s first Long-Range (LoRa) Wide Area Network, as it bids to attract Internet...

Start-up of the month: Mothive – ensuring the world’s food and...

IoB spends five minutes with Angelo Monteiro, the managing director and co-founder of London-based start-up Mothive, to talk defence, agriculture and how the Internet...

CES 2017: AI smart assistants line up to do battle with...

The great battle of the AI smart assistants is gearing up nicely as Lenovo, Mayfield Robotics and Emotech launched new products at CES 2017...

Amazon accelerates Alexa development through start-up initiative

Amazon has launched a start-up accelerator program focused on developing and building out its Alexa voice technology capabilities, according to the company blog. Dubbed the Alexa...

Can the UK government do more to drive IoT growth?

Long read -- The UK Government is typically slow to embrace new technology, with some now questioning if there's more Whitehall can do to drive...

R/GA calls for start-ups to apply for new UK IoT accelerator...

American advertising agency, R/GA, is looking for start-ups to join its 12-week Internet of Things (IoT) Venture Studio UK accelerator program. The Ventures initiative recently...

EU announces a VC fund of $442 million for tech start-ups

The European Union (EU) has launched a venture capital fund of 400 million euros ($442 million) aimed at helping regional start-ups grow. The funding, announced...

European body IoT-EPI announces €5.5m funding for local IoT projects

European initiative the IoT-European Platforms Initiative (IoT-EPI) says it will invest more than €5.5 million ($6.15 million) into IoT SME, start-ups and university or research...

Arduino building open-source, hackable Internet of Things kit

Open-source electronics platform Arduino is raising funds for ESLOV, a DIY Internet of Things (IoT) kit that anyone can build with.  Arduino has launched a...

Digital Catapult rolls out ‘UK’s largest IoT LoRaWAN network’

Digital Catapult, an organisation that helps small businesses grow and scale faster, has announced a new programme to create 50 Internet of Things (IoT) base stations in...

London techies face highest start-up costs

Knight Frank's Global Cities report has found that London puts the most financial strain on tech start-ups compared with its international rivals. It will hardly come...