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IoT Technology: Malibus connected cup orders drinks for you

IoT Technology: Malibus connected cup orders drinks for you

Thanks to IoT, your cup will never run dry. Malibu has created ‘Coco-nect’ cups that send signals to bar staff every time a fresh drink is required.

UI Labs: London and Chicago seek common ground on Smart Cities

UI Labs: London and Chicago seek common ground on Smart Cities

Most major metropolises are investing in Smart City solutions, looking for better efficiencies and citizen services.

Law: Lawyers worry about self driving cars

Law: Lawyers worry about self driving cars

In the case of an accident, who’s the legally responsible ‘driver’ in a driver-less car? This question is increasingly being asked by legal professionals and regulators.

Smart Energy Harvesting: Tapping the energy the environment

Smart Energy Harvesting: Tapping the energy the environment

EnOcean has announced that it will switch its brand name to “Dolphin – Self-powered IoT by EnOcean”. Dolphin uses Energy Harvesting to draw power from the environment and offer autonomous wireless services.

Drones and IoT: IFS Labs

Drones and IoT: IFS Labs

IFS Labs just showcased their vision of tiny flying machines overseeing the health of bridges, power lines and building from a bird’s-eye perspective.

Left to right: Celgene Head of Global Safety Operations, Ed Mingle; IBM Watson Health's Vice President of Life Sciences, Lauren O'Donnell and General Manager, Deborah DiSanzo at the Fortune Brainstorm Health 2016 conference in San Diego.

IoT Medical: Celgene joins IBM Watson Health Forge

Celgene Corporation are joining forces with IBM to co-develop Watson for Patient Safety, running in the Watson Health Cloud.

IoT networks: Vodafone launches new NB-IoT net

IoT networks: Vodafone launches new NB-IoT net

Vodafone will launch “live commercial NB-IoT networks” starting in Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands and Spain in the first three months of 2017.

Connected Car: All Teslas will be self-driving, only they won’t!

Connected Car: All Teslas will be self-driving, only they won’t!

Tesla just announced they will equip all of its new vehicles with technology that enables fully autonomous driving.

IoT Retail: Amazon’s next victim: supermarkets

IoT Retail: Amazon’s next victim: supermarkets

One-click buying is emerging as a potentially huge market for Amazon in the UK. The online retailer just announced its “Dash instant-order Button”.

Connected Car M2M: Car infotainment meets Big Data

Connected Car M2M: Car infotainment meets Big Data

n-vehicle infotainment services such as Apple Car Play and Android Auto will will account for up to 98 percent of all M2M data traffic by 2021.