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Sigfox and Alps Alpine form IoT alliance to boost innovation in IoT market

Sigfox and Alps Alpine form IoT alliance to boost innovation in IoT market

IoT service provider Sigfox and Alps Alpine signed a Global IoT Alliance Partnership Agreement. Alps Alpine is a leading manufacturer of components including sensors, HMI (human-machine interfaces), switches and connectivity devices to the automotive, industrial and smartphone industries.

XAG and Huawei Cooperate on 5G-powered Smart Agriculture

XAG and Huawei Cooperate on 5G-powered Smart Agriculture

“Cloud for Good” was the theme of the Huawei Cloud City Summit held in Guangzhou in southern China this summer. The summit was aimed at promoting industry innovations driven by 5G-powered technology.

Australia will deploy AI drones to spot sharks and crocodiles near swimmers

Australia will deploy AI drones to spot sharks and crocodiles near swimmers

The Ripper Group in conjunction with UTS successfully developed and demonstrated the world’s first AI drones enabled automatic detection system which covers sharks, crocodiles and a range of up to 14 different species of marine life. This Ai-enabled solution delivers 90% accuracy.

Global Cyber Alliance Unveils Free IoT Security Platform

Global Cyber Alliance Unveils Free IoT Security Platform

The Global Cyber Alliance, working with its partners, today launched the Automated IoT Defence Ecosystem (AIDE), a first-of-its-kind cyber IoT security platform for Internet of Things products.

Schneider Electric’s IIoT-ready Controller for Logic/motion

Schneider Electric’s IIoT-ready Controller for Logic/motion

Schneider Electric announced the Modicon M262 Controller, which is IIoT-ready for logic and motion applications with intuitive, scalable and reliable machine integration into the Industry 4.0 environment.

Telefónica Germany Kills IoT Spinoff

Telefónica Germany Kills IoT Spinoff

Telefónica Deutschland, the German subsidiary of Telefónica S.A., the giant telco with strong roots in Spain and Latin America, has announced it is closing its IoT division, Telefónica Germany Next GmbH, just two years after its foundation.

Smart-Home IKEA invests heavily in new tech

Smart-Home IKEA invests heavily in new tech

In 2012 IKEA initiated the project “home smart” with the ambition to incorporate digital elements and technologies into products and solutions for peoples smart home. Since then, several products have been launched in this range.

Report on Industrial IoT cyber vulnerabilities

Report on Industrial IoT cyber vulnerabilities

Kovrr just released a report that estimates the potential for large insurance losses to the United States manufacturing industry due to industrial IoT cyber vulnerabilities that were discovered recently in VxWorks.

Optus Business and Myriota bolster remote IoT coverage

Optus Business and Myriota bolster remote IoT coverage

In Australia, Optus Business announced that it has entered into an agreement with nanosatellite-IoT-company Myriota. The goal of the co-operation is to provide remote IoT coverage and regional connectivity for IoT devices and applications.

OnAsset signs large Aviation Cargo IoT Contract

OnAsset signs large Aviation Cargo IoT Contract

OnAsset Intelligence, Inc. has executed the largest ULD (Unit Load Device) digitization contract in the airline industry with Unilode Aviation Solutions, provider of ULD management, maintenance and repair services.