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IBM & Maersk launch blockchain shipping solution TradeLens, with a splash

Following on from their January 2018 commitment to develop a blockchain solution for international cargo transportation, Maersk and IBM have launched TradeLens. The shipping tool...

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...

British Army testing autonomous vehicles to supply frontline troops

Drones and other unmanned systems are to be tested on Salisbury Plain by the British military, to tackle the costly and often dangerous task...

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...

US hits button on China trade war – tech at risk

UPDATED In the early hours of this morning, US president Donald Trump pushed the button on a trade war with China, escalating it from...

Food Standards Agency pilots blockchain for supply chain transparency

The UK Food Standards Agency (FSA) has completed a blockchain pilot project in a slaughterhouse – the first time that blockchain has been used...

Smart supply chains: JDA acquires AI player Blue Yonder

NEWSBYTE Privately held supply chain and enterprise application provider JDA Software has announced that it is to acquire German retail artificial intelligence (AI) specialist,...

10 steps to a successful business case for IoT

In this must-read guide to building a business case for IoT programmes, Andrew Hobbs reveals how best to identify and act on digital innovation...

Amazon Hub puts a parcel management depot in your home

Receiving items from online retailers can be frustrating when you live in an apartment block. Delivery drivers invariably stop by when you're out, or...

DB Schenker, VeChain develop blockchain app for smart logistics

DB Schenker, the transport and logistics division of German railway company Deutsche Bahn, has co-developed a decentralised application for supplier evaluation using the VeChainThor blockchain platform. DB...

Internet of Parcels: Unpacking the potential of smart packaging

Thanks to the Internet of Things, parcels can tell you what and where they are. So what are the benefits? Malek Murison talks to...
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