How IoT can help improve accessibility for people with disabilities

The emergence of IoT has been great news for people with disabilities, making many lives so much easier due to the many tools, devices and add-ons that are now available which have improved user access.

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Five problems with using end of life (EOL) hardware in the data centre

When vendors announce end-of-life (EOL) status for servers, routers, and console managers that are part of data centre infrastructure, IT administrators and network architects must re-evaluate their ecosystem of equipment.

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Tantalum responds to London Mayor Sadiq Khan’s transport strategy

Tantalum Corporation, a British business and innovator in the connected car space, has submitted its deadline day response to the Mayor of London’s draft Transport Strategy.

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Innovate at Central Europe’s 5th annual Forum on the Internet of Things

Amazon, Uber and Tesla, but also more and more regional companies like Hagleitner VIKING, Red Bull Media House and thyssenkrupp are investing massively in innovation. They know the next wave of innovation is going to hit quick and powerful. Now is the perfect time to make the leap from evaluation to implementation.

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Smart home automation & monitoring devices to exceed 770m by 2021

A new report from Juniper Research forecasted that smart home automation and monitoring devices will grow to over 770 million globally by 2021, representing an eleven-fold rise from just 68 million estimated in 2016.

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Paralan launches ‘affordable and powerful’ kiosk technology with full service 24/7 support

Paralan Kiosk Solutions, a division of Paralan with more than 27 years’ experience in developing and delivering technology solutions, has announced its new line of “Made in the USA” customisable connected kiosk solutions.

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Kony and Medical Mutual of Ohio deliver mobile healthcare and incentive apps for members

Enterprise mobility company, Kony, Inc., has helped Medical Mutual of Ohio, the health insurance company based in Ohio, deliver unique mobile app experiences for its members and employees.

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The Internet of Things needs a healthier data diet

It’s not nice to see our information getting spewed all over the place!

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University of Utah kicks off Games4Health Competition with total prize money of $50,000

The University of Utah is asking creative and innovative students from across the globe to address real-world challenges facing wellbeing, home health and clinical needs in the 2nd Annual Games4Health Grand Prix Competition. Prize money will total $50,000 for digital games that improve various aspects of health.

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Telangana Government launches India’s first dedicated healthcare app for the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, powered by Mahindra Comviva

In a significant step to empower citizens with convenient access to healthcare, the Telangana Government has announced the launch of India’s first dedicated health care app for the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, powered by Mahindra Comviva. The application was conceptualised by the Healthcare Innovation Cell (HIC) of the Ministry of Health. This is

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The power shift that will enable a connected future

In recent years, M2M has transformed from a bold futuristic vision into an enabler that has changed the way business is done in industries from utilities to security, transport to health care. Most companies who have integrated M2M into their business have done so for pure commercial reasons. M2M slashes costs, opens up new revenue

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Who knows how big the data is going to get

They say that the Internet of Things has a protocol problem. But the communications bottlenecks are nothing compared to when humans conspire to cock up

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Fitness devices to dominate the wearables market until 2018, with over 70m devices in-use

A new report by Juniper Research has found that fitness wearables in-use will almost treble by 2018, compared to an estimated 19 million in-use devices this year. Juniper expects fitness to remain the dominant wearables segment until that time, driven by intuitive use cases and lower retail prices. However, the broader appeal of smart watches

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Smart Security for Smart Cities: The cloud is the best choice to secure urban assets

When fully connected, a rapidly emerging class of technologies can profoundly improve the lives of citizens in so-called “Smart Cities.” However, as we connect and digitise infrastructures – whether they are public or private, it’s essential to implement thoughtful safeguards. One thing is clear: the best security option is the cloud, which enforces the use

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Telit joins forces with Google

Telit Wireless Solutions, has announced a collaboration with Google Cloud Platform to launch the first IoT Big Data Challenge, a competition aimed at promoting and accelerating innovation around the Internet of Things.

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Orange Business Services positioned as a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Machine-to-Machine Services

Orange Business Services has been positioned in the Leaders quadrant of the first edition of the GartnerMagic Quadrant for Managed Machine-to-Machine Services. The report evaluated 13 managed machine-to-machine (M2M) service providers, who collectively manage over 70m cellular  M2M connections.

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