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3D Printing: From Toy to Tools

3D Printing: From Toy to Tools

3D printing is popularly regarded as a method for producing low quality plastic parts – and doing so very, very slowly. But recent improvements in materials, precision and printing methods are rapidly and radically transforming the way almost every kind of product can be manufactured. ■ by Matthias Schlenker Factory […]

Smart People: Social IoT – Vibrations for Good

Smart People: Social IoT – Vibrations for Good

Ebeling is president and CEO of the Ebeling Group, which produces commercial and studio work and serves as a hub of creative and technical innovation for film, television, and advertising projects.

Festo Shows Underwater Robot With Fin Drive

Festo Shows Underwater Robot With Fin Drive

Many water animals are able to propel themselves by using fins to generate a continuous wave advancing along their entire length. At Hannover Messe, Festo presented an artificial BionicFinWave robot that uses this so-called undulating fin movement to move through a pipe system made of acrylic glass. The autonomous underwater robot communicates with the outside world wirelessly and transmits data – such as the recorded sensor values for temperature and pressure – to a tablet.

Column: Gerd Leonhard – The ethics of Technology

Column: Gerd Leonhard – The ethics of Technology

The next 20 years will bring more change than the previous 300 years – and that’s a conservative estimate.

Smart Factories: Beyond the IoT hype

Smart Factories: Beyond the IoT hype

Thanks to IoT, managers have a tremendous opportunity to improve operations through productivity, quality, and flexibility. Making the most of them requires more effective connectivity and information flow between all the various data-generating and data-consuming devices, processes, systems, and people within the organization.

Welcome: Smart Industry 2017

Welcome: Smart Industry 2017

Smart Communication Smart Business Smart Industry – The IoT Business Magazine Blockchain Revolution: The Internet Unchained Avnet Silica: Product Highlights Behind the scenes Smart People All over the world, brilliant individuals are hard at work creating the technologies and solutions that will one day make the Internet of Things come […]

IoT Smart Building: The Future of Construction catching up

IoT Smart Building: The Future of Construction catching up

The building industry is older than the pyramids – and in many ways it has remained unchanged. However, after years of stagnating productivity and antiquated processes and procedures – it needs to gamble big on technology in general and IoT in particular.

Germany companies finally on their way to IoT technologies

Germany companies finally on their way to IoT technologies

Long considered a laggard, industry in Germany has begun to adopt IoT technologies in a big way, according to a survey by Bitkom, the German IT manufacturers association.

Avnet acquires IoT hardware consulting firm Dragon Innovation

Avnet acquires IoT hardware consulting firm Dragon Innovation

Avent, one of the world’s largest distributors of electronic components and embedded solutions just acquired Dragon Innovation.

Internet of Things Business  Magazine 2017

Internet of Things Business Magazine 2017

Smart Communication Smart Business Smart Industry – The IoT Business Magazine Blockchain Revolution: The Internet Unchained Avnet Silica: Product Highlights Behind the scenes Smart People All over the world, brilliant individuals are hard at work creating the technologies and solutions that will one day make the Internet of Things come […]