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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.

Wearables: Moov – Personal coaching on the go

Wearables: Moov – Personal coaching on the go

Wearables have come a long way, and the dominance of the pioneering FitBit device is being seriously challenged by Moov.

Industrial IoT: APX Labs – managing Smart Glasses

Industrial IoT: APX Labs – managing Smart Glasses

APX Labs announced a partnership with VMware that delivers the first integrated enterprise solution for managing deployment and support for smart glasses.

Internet of Things Platforms: RTOS  by Silicon Labs

Internet of Things Platforms: RTOS by Silicon Labs

Silicon Labs has announced the acquisition of Micrium, a leading supplier of real-time operating system (RTOS) software for the Internet of Things (IoT).

IoT connectivity: Robotic communication companion by Toyota

IoT connectivity: Robotic communication companion by Toyota

For car drivers (not only those of the Japanese Brand), Toyota has developed a new robotic, 10cm high communication companion.