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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.

Smart Bag: Shopping with Twyst

Smart Bag: Shopping with Twyst

This tiny company is changing brick-and mortar retail by ending checkout lines and capturing customers’ in-store behavior with a Smart Bag .

Volvo: From RFID to IoT

Volvo: From RFID to IoT

The road ahead Volvo consolidated multiple tracking methods into a single approach applicable across the manufacturing operation and potentially beyond.

RPA and IoT: Gartner Puts Tech in Perspective

RPA and IoT: Gartner Puts Tech in Perspective

About RPA and IoT: For starters, notes Cathy Tornbohm, Gartner’s London-based vice president for BPO Research, RPA can’t “think”– it’s not smart.

Internet of Think: Let the Robots Do It

Internet of Think: Let the Robots Do It

With robotic process automation (RPA) sparking new ways of doing traditional white collar work and IoT sparking a revolution in data gathering and control.

Smart Companies: IoT Marketplace 2018

Smart Companies: IoT Marketplace 2018

Internet of Things is a vital market – Smart Industry had a look at new Smart Companies, products and solutions in the IoT marketplace. London: Starship Technologies The pizza robot is on its way Your next home-delivery pizza may very well come to your doorstep by robot. Starship Technologies aims […]

IoT Smart Roads: Paving the way

IoT Smart Roads: Paving the way

Forget for a moment the headline-grabbing testing of autonomous vehicles by Google and other high-tech companies and think instead about a more down-to-earth innovation: a smart highway that demonstrates the near-term potential to improve road transportation.

Interview with Kevin Ashton – inventor of IoT: Is driven by the users

Interview with Kevin Ashton – inventor of IoT: Is driven by the users

Interview: Kevin Ashton is sometimes called the “Inventor of IoT” since the first used the term in 1999 to describe a system where the Internet is connected to the physical world via ubiquitous sensors He is a serial entrepreneur and co-founded the Auto-ID Center at MIT.