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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...

Internet of Banking & Payments: where every device is a payment...

With the impending arrival of the second payment services directive in January, the pressure is on financial institutions to ensure they’re ready for...

PureLiFi imagines bright future, where every light’s an internet access point

PureLiFi may have the answer to the wireless spectrum overcrowding challenge with its plans to use light to transmit data. Towns and cities are not...

Battery-free Bluetooth tech from Wiliot one step closer to transforming IoT

In its latest investment round, fabless semiconductor start-up Wiliot has secured funding from Qualcomm Ventures and M Ventures that will help bring its battery-free...

Fintech app Glance Pay heralded as ‘the next PayPal’

Canadian startup Glance Pay, launched last year, looks well placed to bring fresh impetus to the fintech market, with its innovative new mobile payment...

FindMy IoT saves Nordic reindeer from train collisions

An IoT solution that taps into geolocation data from trains and reindeer herds looks set to save thousands of animals a year. We often...

Arrow Electronics expands Hong Kong IoT lab

Arrow Electronics is to expand its Arrow Open Lab in Hong Kong, in a bid to bolster IoT and smart city innovations among Hong...

German manufacturer Trumpf swoops on Seattle-based IoT specialist C-Labs

C-Labs Corporation, a Seattle-based company that creates software for the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), has been acquired by German manufacturing company Trumpf. Trumpf, which...

Start-up of the month: Waylay – connecting IoT to business processes

Internet of Business spends five minutes with Waylay co-founder and CEO, Piet Vandaele, discussing the need for an "orchestration" platform that enables the integration...

Trend Micro launches $100 million venture fund with focus on IoT

Japanese cybersecurity software specialist Trend Micro has launched a $100 million corporate venture fund targeting start-ups in growing markets, such as the Internet of...

Liverpool’s Sensor City aims to be “global hub” for sensor technologies

The Sensor City facility, a collaborative venture between Liverpool John Moores University and the University of Liverpool, has appointed Alison Mitchell as its executive director. Mitchell,...

Start-up of the month: IoTium – time for network-as-a-service

Internet of Business speaks with Ron Victor, CEO and founder of network-as-a-service provider IoTium, about how a new way to acquire network infrastructure could...