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Ulster University rolls out Sigfox-based IoT network

Northern Ireland’s Ulster University has become the first British educational institution to sign up to and roll out IoT networking technology Sigfox. The university was looking...

Tictrac and Munich Re launch Wellgage for insurance partners worldwide

London-based health tech company Tictrac has joined forces with insurance company Munich Re to launch Wellgage, an intuitive health engagement platform that could have...

More than two-thirds of consumers are concerned about IoT device security

More than two-thirds (69 percent) of US and UK consumers are concerned about the security of their personal data with Internet of Things (IoT)...

Digital tech keeps Brits fighting fit, says TCS

Digital technology is keeping Britain fit, according to a survey by IT consultancy Tata Consultancy Services (TCS). TCS, two-time sponsors of the London Marathon, which...

Verily announces smartwatch to transform clinical research

Verily, the life sciences unit of Google parent company Alphabet, has announced a smartwatch aimed at transforming care platforms and clinical research. The Study Watch,...

Facebook brings augmented reality to its 2 billion users

Social networking company Facebook has launched an augmented reality (AR) platform which will allow developers to generate custom filters and effects for the camera...

Purdue researcher develops technology powered by body heat

Kazuaki Yazawa, a research associate professor at Purdue University, Indiana, has developed technology that can be woven into a specially designed fabric, harnessing human...

The rise of the IoT ‘megatrends’

The IoT is growing fast and a number of key 'megatrends' are emerging that impact the way software application developers are building the fabric of a...

Catapult Sports on wearables in sport, improving player safety and the...

South African rugby union team, Steval Pumas, has teamed up with sports wearable and analytics experts, Catapult Sports, to monitor player performance and improve...

IoB Insiders: Wearables and companion devices in the workplace

IoB Insiders Rob Bamforth, analyst at research company Quocirca, considers how organizations can adapt to and prepare for the growing number of different wearables being...

IoT in retail creates as many problems as possibilities

At yesterday's IoT Tech Expo in London Internet of Business heard a panel of retail and IoT experts explain the challenges created by a technology that has...

Samsung looks to IoT-enabled future of personalized retail

Samsung is looking to IoT in retail to give shoppers a more engaging and more personalized experience in store. At the National Retail Federation Big...