IoTA News

Updated on 13th March 2020

Using the Internet of Things To Fight Virus Outbreaks
Technology Networks
The Internet of Things, or IoT, is a scalable and automated solution that has seen explosive growth in other industries such as automated manufacturing, ...

How 'Internet of Things' could help improve the NHS
Press and Journal
Trials are being launched to explore how NHS Highland can cut costs and improve efficiency by using the “Internet of Things” (IoT) across the huge ...

7 Safety Benefits of IoT-Monitored Scaffold Systems
IoT Evolution World (blog)
IoT sensors in scaffolding systems could provide the answer. ... The Internet of Things has already changed home life and now stands ready to do the ...

The Internet of Things is a security nightmare reveals latest real-world analysis: unencrypted traffic ...
The Register
The Internet of Things is a security nightmare reveals latest real-world ... No less than 98 per cent of traffic sent by internet-of-things (IoT) devices is ...

The Future Is Now: Transforming Workplace Safety With The Internet Of Things
SecurityInformed (press release)
These technologies – known collectively as the Internet of Things (IoT) – form advanced ecosystems of interrelated devices with the capacity to ...

Linux Foundation open sources disaster-relief IoT firmware: Project OWL
Project OWL (Organization, Whereabouts, and Logistics) creates a mesh network of Internet of Things (IoT) devices called DuckLinks.

Arable launches a new generation of IoT tools for data-driven farming
Arable is moving agriculture tech forward today with a new generation of internet of things (IoT) tools that enable farmers to take advantage of ...

6 IoT project best practices
Before your company implements an Internet of Things strategy, follow these steps, which include security and networking tips. Image: metamorworks ...

IoT starter kit launched for UK local authorities
UK IT specialist Pinacl has launched an Internet of Things (IoT) kit to help councils and housing associations experience the benefits of IoT solutions ...

ACI Worldwide reveals ML capability for payment fraud reduction
The Paypers
ACI Worldwide has announced the launch of its new ‘Incremental Learning’ technology – an industry-first approach to machine learning. The solution aims to facilitate fraud protection for merchants and financial institutions and their customers. The company has filed a patent application

IoT Developer Communities: Platforms, People and Productivity in 2020
IoT Evolution World (blog)
As more businesses start building and deploying Internet of Things applications and service, IoT platform providers are investing in rolling out and ...

Monitoring apps: How the Internet of Things can turn your boat into a smart boat
Yachting World
Monitoring apps: How the Internet of Things can turn your boat into a smart ... Nautic Alert, Blue Guard Innovations and Malta-based IoT Solutions.

How IoT is improving weather forecasts
The world of Internet of Things (IoT) offers a new opportunity for improving the accuracy of weather forecasts. Forecasting with IoT uses an army of ...

LOTI throws focus onto three IoT projects (press release) (blog)
Three projects to support the deployment of internet of things (IoT) solutions by local authorities have emerged from a week-long exercise staged by ...

Infineon's Planned Takeover of Cypress Semiconductor Is in Serious Trouble
Motley Fool
Cypress sells a large portion of its chips to automotive and IoT (Internet of Things) customers, which accounted for 39% and 40% of its revenue last ...

Keeping Up With Changes in the Healthcare Industry
MedPage Today
Because the Internet of Things (IoT) and all its sensors are gaining ground in hospitals and clinics. Wearable tech and smart sensors have the ability to ...

Will IoT be the answer to the looming food crisis?
The Business Times
At the heart of the new wave of innovative agricultural practices is the Internet of Things, or IoT, and its potential to offer farmers more automation and ...

The Internet of Things (IoT) and cybersecurity: key challenges and new regulation
The Internet of Things (IoT) and cybersecurity: key challenges and new ... However, many IoT devices lack basic security features, meaning they are ...

New Research from Farnell Reveals Strong Adoption of Artificial Intelligence within the Internet of ...
IoT Business News (press release) (blog)
Farnell has published new research on the Internet of Things (IoT) which confirms strong adoption of Artificial Intelligence (AI) within IoT devices, ...

The rise of the smart farmer with Internet of Things technology
Telstra Exchange (blog)
Leighton is already seeing technology create a new generation of smart farmers, and connectivity through the Internet of Things (IoT) will change the ...

IoT Scotland Extends its Network Connectivity to the Scottish Borders
The new Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Kate Forbes, said at the time: “The Internet of Things is set to transform every sector of our economy, from ...

Moving from the Embryonic to the Implementation Stage
RFID Journal
According to Statista, the number of Internet of Things (IoT)-connected devices in use is projected to total 75.44 billion worldwide by 2025, a fivefold ...

IoT news of the week for March 6, 2020
Stacey on IoT
... a startup building a distributed ledger technology called the Tangle, which is similar to the blockchain designed specifically for the internet of things.

Server on a pole drives IoT processing to the network edge
eeNews Europe
The IP65 enclosures for the Intel-based servers can provide 5G, AI and streaming at cell towers as part of the Internet of Things (IoT). The Outdoor ...

Digital Realty expands Dublin data centre as it readies itself for multibillion-Euro tech boom
Dublin to thrive as AI, IoT, Blockchain and 5G arrive ... drivers for this growth: Artificial Intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things (IoT), Blockchain and 5G.

After 16 years of hype, graphene finally delivers on its promise – with a cosmetic face mask
The Register
Maybe it's not what former UK chancellor George Osborne expected when, in 2011, he confirmed £50m in government funding to take the discovery of graphene from the "British laboratory to the British factory floor", but the much-hyped super-material is making its way to market as a cosmetic face mask.

Ford will launch its first all-electric Transit van in 2022 with built-in smart technology to 'optimise ...
Daily Mail
It will include smart technology to 'help the driver's judgement' while providing a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot with connectivity for up to 10 devices. Data will ...

kbb Birmingham 2020: Smart technology creates theatre in the showroom, says BSH
BSH, parent company of Neff, Siemens, and Bosch, believe that creating an experience in the showroom is a way for retailers to better explain smart ...

IoT kills the law of averages
Stacey on IoT
But thanks to IoT — or more specifically, the detailed, granular data from multiple individuals or machines combined with cheap computing power to ...

Ultra-Low Power Wi-Fi Connectivity for the Internet of Things [USA]
In Compliance (press release) (blog)
In the future, researchers believe this technology could be instrumental in increasing the power and interconnectedness of the Internet of Things (IoT).

Microsoft and Cisco Partner on IoT Device Connectivity Solutions
Microsoft and Cisco are claiming Internet of Things (IoT) interoperability between their respective cloud and IoT device networking products. This IoT ...

Senet and T-Systems Partner to Deliver Ready-to-Use IoT Solution Bundles [USA]
GlobeNewswire (press release)
... network build-outs for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced an integrated solution and strategic go-to-market partnership with T-Systems, ...

London-based IoT startup closes $21.5 million Series B funding
GBI Magazine
floLIVE, a London, England-based startup that offers cloud-native global Connectivity Management Solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), has ...

EMVCo Supports Security Evaluation for IoT Products
EMVCo via iseepr
Global technical body EMVCo has confirmed its security evaluation methodologies and processes support IoT payment use cases, enabling emerging solutions and devices to be evaluated quickly and efficiently.

Aberdeen Firm Creates Life Saving Smart Technology for Airlines
Aberdeen Firm Creates Life Saving Smart Technology for Airlines. David Paul. 02 March 2020, 12.52pm. mime technologies. The new tech could save ...

East Renfrewshire homes benefit from 'smart' technology
Barrhead News
East Renfrewshire homes benefit from 'smart' technology. Provost Jim Fletcher (second left) was among those attending the official ribbon-cutting ...

The Latest Innovations In Kitchen Appliances And Smart Technology
Long Island Weekly News
Except, instead of Rosie the robot maid rolling around to lend a helping hand, built-in artificial intelligence and smart technology is putting you in the ...

Democratization of Patient Health Data Empowers –Despite Data Quality Issues
IoT World Today (blog)
... Internet of Things (IoT) devices and artificial intelligence (AI) have changed how patients and practitioners approach illness and treatment. Patients ...

Why the EU delivered an AI strategy to support business and citizens
PCM Daily Insights
The proposals would lead to changes in the way data is collected and shared in an effort to level the playing field between European companies and competitors from the US and China. The EC wants to prevent potential abuses while also building confidence among citizens in order to reap the benefits promised by the technology.

An Post to install tracking devices across its delivery network [Ireland]
An Post is bringing the internet of things (IoT) to its logistical hubs across Ireland following a deal with VT-IoT, the operator of Ireland's Sigfox ...

NXP Releases Two New MCUs for IoT Devices
Mobile ID World
NXP Semiconductors has released a pair of new wireless microcontrollers (MCUs) designed specifically for Zigbee 3.0 and Thread applications.

Why Edge Computing Architecture Is Coming to Your Enterprise
IoT World Today (blog)
The Internet of Things (IoT) is poised for explosive growth in the coming decade, and IoT device growth is projected to exceed 75 billion worldwide by ...

An innovative framework that will help the IoT industry scale into the billions
IT World Canada (blog)
The Internet of Things (IoT) is on an explosive growth trajectory. According to IDC, the number of IoT-connected devices is projected to increase to 43 ...

Blockchain and IoT: Beyond the hype
Interreg NWE
IoT - the Internet of Things - refers to the system of countless devices around the world that are connected to the internet, collecting and sharing data ...

Enter the Tangle, a blockchain designed specially for the Internet of Things
Blockchain and other distributed ledger technologies (DLTs) may be interesting ways to track and assure the validity of information as it's passed ...

Consumer IoT Devices are Flooding Corporate Networks
Computer Business Review
Half of all the IoT devices interacting with business networks are actually ... of three security standards for consumer Internet of Things (IoT) devices, ...

Here's How to Build a Smart, Cost-efficient Garden with Internet of Things
Smart garden monitoring systems leveraging Internet of Things (IoT) can help transform your gardening process to a smart and dynamic one.

UK's Sheffield installs thousands of smart sensors to slash energy use
Using the Internet of Things (IoT), Amey will use Connexin's CityOS platform to manage and respond to information in order to improve maintenance ...

IoT agency strikes strategic partnership with bottle closure brand
Prolific London
London Internet of Things (IoT) agency, SharpEnd, has received both a capital injection and deal agreement with Guala Closures, a global provider of ...