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New whitepaper on Smart Cities

New whitepaper on Smart Cities

Smart cities should embrace new technologies and approaches to combat a growing list of challenges, states global tech market advisory firm ABI Research.

First Deep-Learning Enabled Machine Vision Camera Launched

First Deep-Learning Enabled Machine Vision Camera Launched

Flir, a specialist in thermal imaging and video analytics, has announced the launch of the FLIR Firefly® DL, the industry’s first deep learning, inference-enabled machine vision camera with FLIR Neuro technology.

Counter-drone technology: Dedrone Targets Unwelcome Unmanned Flying Objects

Counter-drone technology: Dedrone Targets Unwelcome Unmanned Flying Objects

Counter-drone technology company Dedrone has released an updated software platform, providing reliable and actionable airspace activity data for organizations to instantaneously assess and defend against unmanned aerial vehicle threats.

Social Media: Facebook Creates New Corporate Branding

Social Media: Facebook Creates New Corporate Branding

Social Media behemoth Facebook has given its logo a long-awaited facelift intended to be used by all the companies affiliates and subsidiaries such as Instagram and WhatsApp.

AI System: Human Writers Are Out at MediaMarktSaturn Group

AI System: Human Writers Are Out at MediaMarktSaturn Group

Media Markt/Saturn has created an AI system that writes the product descriptions for its catalogs and webshops. The aim is to ease the human online team’s day to day workload.

Micron introduces Silicon-Based Security-as-a-Service Platform

Micron introduces Silicon-Based Security-as-a-Service Platform

Micron Technology introduced the industry’s first silicon-based security-as-a-service platform for protecting IoT edge devices. The Micron Authenta Key Management Service (KMS) platform enables a cloud-first deployment model for a broad set of industrial and automotive applications.

Eutelsat Launches Integrated IoT Connectivity Service Via Satellite

Eutelsat Launches Integrated IoT Connectivity Service Via Satellite

Eutelsat Communications announced the launch of a pioneering IoT Connectivity Service Via Satellite service by the name of “Eutelsat IoT FIRST”.

Vodafone Business and América Móvil Announce IoT Partnership

Vodafone Business and América Móvil Announce IoT Partnership

Vodafone Business and América Móvil, provider of integrated telecommunications services in Latin America, announced an IoT partnership that will make it easier for customers to connect devices globally.

Smart Video Conferencing from Poly

Smart Video Conferencing from Poly

Plantronics and Polycom, who recently joined to form the company Poly, announced the “Poly Studio X Series”. Combined Video- and Sound-Bars, that can easily add Smart Video Conferencing functions to any Classroom or Conference room, opening up new opportunities to Zoom-enabled classrooms.

CA Introduces Biometric Payment Cards

CA Introduces Biometric Payment Cards

The French banking group Crédit Agricole is testing contactless payment cards with integrated fingerprint readers in a pilot project with 200 customers. The biometric Payment cards in use come from G+D Mobile Security.