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Anti-collision technology: Automated Safety

Anti-collision technology: Automated Safety

While improved safety is the main benefit of anti-collision systems in mining, construction, and ports, many operations also see productivity and efficiency gains as a result of the technology investments. At the same time, anti-collision technology can be a stepping stone to remote control and even full automation of machines, vehicles, and equipment.

Interview with Marcus Weldon –  Nokia Bell Labs

Interview with Marcus Weldon – Nokia Bell Labs

Marcus Weldon was appointed as the 13th president of Bell Labs, the research arm of Alcatel-Lucent, in 2013 and became the corporate chief technology officer of Nokia when Bell Labs was acquired as part of the Alcatel-Lucent takeover in 2016.

IoT and Commercial Insurance: Disruption insured

IoT and Commercial Insurance: Disruption insured

Digital disruption is about to hit commercial insurers full force as the industry prepares to undergo major transformation. IoT will be at the heart of many of the new initiatives as insurance firms find new ways of using IoT data to assess customers, reduce premiums, and provide real-time warnings.

IoT-Platforms: Powering Change – Part 2

IoT-Platforms: Powering Change – Part 2

Data originates all around us and it lives in many places, too. Gathering it and linking it to analytics, storage, and a huge range of specialized apps is a role now being filled by IoT platforms.

IoT Platforms: Powering Change

IoT Platforms: Powering Change

Data originates all around us and it lives in many places, too. Gathering it and linking it to analytics, storage, and a huge range of specialized apps is a role now being filled by IoT platforms.

Social Scoring in China: Big Brother squared

Social Scoring in China: Big Brother squared

IoT technology offers many opportunities for massive surveillance – and the country is using them all for Social Scoring in China

IoT Made in China: The Race Is On

IoT Made in China: The Race Is On

China is betting big on IoT with huge investments in cutting edge technologies. Does this mean it will come to dominate the industry? And should the West be worried?

Innovation factories: World’s 10 best IoT Hubs

Innovation factories: World’s 10 best IoT Hubs

IoT hubs are not just hotbeds for startups; established companies can also gain a boost by using them.

John Gikopoulos: had a lengthy career at McKinsey before he moved to Infosys, a global business consulting, information technology, and outsourcing services company that does approximately one quarter of its business in Europe

Interview: John Gikopoulos about IoT, RPA and AI

Looking at IoT, RPA, AI, and the future of business with Infosys Global Head of AI and Automation, John Gikopoulos.

Omnipresent Amazon: Shopping Unlimited

Omnipresent Amazon: Shopping Unlimited

Amazon’s consumer platforms Alexa, Dash Replenishment Service, and Fire TV are all destined to become part of the devices the commerce behemoth sells. The company is deploying the same strategy with all three and is using other tactics to get companies young and old aboard. The goal: being available everywhere.