Terra Virtua transitions to Polygon as it aims for an environmentally friendly blockchain

Terra Virtua, the social, digital collectibles platform, has announced that it has switched from Ethereum to the Polygon blockchain.

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Nokia and City of Melbourne trial AI technology to keep city streets safe and clean

Nokia and the City of Melbourne have conducted a trial using Nokia Scene Analytics artificial intelligence (AI) technology to develop a deeper understanding of waste disposal behaviour.

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Tech sectors receive major boost from landmark $3.5trn infrastructure package

Growth in key tech sectors is set to rocket after a landmark $1 trillion (€0.85 trillion) infrastructure package bill passed in the US Senate, part of a comprehensive $3.5 trillion (€2.98 trillion) plan within President Biden’s post-COVID Build Back Better initiative and paralleling the UN‘s Race To Zero campaign.

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Utilising the IoT to transform tree monitoring, management

Since they came into force in 2016, the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris Agreement have prompted many governments to rethink their “green” status, including how they approach global issues such as deforestation and controlling CO2 levels.

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Parking aids and wearable heart monitors among the start-ups in new accelerator

(A WEEK IN IoT) – All too often we, and the wider media, become a little obsessed with the activities of the corporate giants. I’m just as guilty as anyone, says Jeremy Cowan, and I can tell you I’ve given myself a stern talking to.

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Balearic Islands to become a smart tourist destination by expanding IoT sensor networks

The environmental report of ESPO (The European Sea Ports Organisation) for 2018 shows that air quality remains the main priority of European ports. Aware of this, the Port Authority of the Balearic Islands has been working hard since 2016 to also know the level of air quality,

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Engineering simulation firm ANSYS and 3D CAD company PTC to offer integrated solution

ANSYS and PTC announced at LiveWorx 18 digital transformation conference that they are partnering to accelerate product innovation by providing customers a new simulation-driven design solution.

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Renesas Electronics updates model-based development environment for multicore automotive control microcontrollers

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced an update to its “Embedded Target for RH850Multicore” model-based development environment for multicore microcontrollers (MCUs) for automotive control applications.

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IBM cloud fuels smart building innovation

IBM announced several new clients deploying cutting-edge Smart Building solutions built on the IBM Cloud, cementing the company’s commitment to transforming the buildings we live and work in into connected spaces, using Internet of Things (IoT) technologies.

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G+D Mobile Security and Worldline co-operate to increase security in IoT and Industry 4.0 applications

G+D Mobile Security assigned a Memorandum of Understanding with Worldline, a European provider of payments and transactional services, to cooperate in the field of Industrial IoT (IIoT) security.

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The potential for integrating visual data with the IoT

The IoT is already part of our daily lives, enabling us to control our heating from any location and monitor our fitness. Its potential is being explored through research projects such as the Environmental Internet of Things, which includes digital collars on sheep and rainfall and river flow monitors.

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FreeWave Technologies partners with McQ Inc to deliver robust low power video streaming in rugged environments

FreeWave Technologies, specialists in industrial, secure Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) networking solutions, are partnering with sensor technology and remote monitoring and surveillance firm McQ Inc.

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Altnet operators reach nearly one million premises with full superfast fibre

Nearly one million homes and businesses in the UK are now in reach of ultrafast full fibre connectivity provided by alternative network providers (altnets), a new report has revealed.

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New Research reveals how hybrid cloud is really being implemented across 14 European countries

NTT Communications Corporation  (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group, announced new research into how European businesses are planning for hybrid cloud deployment and what it means for service providers.

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The Entries are in! Here are the shortlisted nominees for the IoT Global Awards 2018

Thursday February 22nd, 2018: Finally, the news that many of you have been anxiously awaiting! The shortlist of Nominees for the IoT Global Awards 2018 have been announced and these are being assessed by our global VIP panel of independent judges.

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Qualcomm and Ford collaborate on C-V2X global initiative to improve vehicle safety, traffic efficiency and support for autonomous driving

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, and Ford Motor Company, are accelerating the development of connected cars with the extension of their long-standing relationship into the development of advanced connectivity systems for

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