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January 11, 2018

Robots will make logistics 10 times faster once L4MS has done its job

The European Union (EU) is offering smaller manufacturers €8 million to close the funding gap and make their logistics 10 times faster. Better still, says Nick Booth, the money is ear-marked for spending on mobile robotics systems. This ‘open call’ is more like an open goal, surely.

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November 17, 2017

How IoT will disrupt healthcare

There are hundreds of proposals for the IoT in the health services. Half of them could be terrible. If only we knew which half! I’m not sure about other countries but whenever I hear about ‘disruptive technology’ and the British National Health Service (NHS), I always feel nervous.

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August 14, 2017

Mobile operators: How can they fail when they have so much liquid gold to drill into?

Venezuela needs a make-over doesn’t it? Perhaps the socialist utopia should be re-branded as a great metaphor for the modern mobile operator.

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July 21, 2017

How do we get a better picture of the IoT?

Don’t you hate people who save their wisdom until after the event? You know the type of thing: ‘I knew there was something dodgy about that bridge salesman.’ Why didn’t they mention this before? They assumed you knew.

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May 18, 2017

We could snuff out DDoS attack by fighting fire with Multefire

Don’t go onto the IoT right now, there’s some demons out there.

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April 19, 2017

Ransomware and the IoT are a fantastic business opportunity for creatives in, the Internet of Crims

Have you noticed something about the companies that lecture us about the need for speed, innovation and agility? They’re always the ones that move with all the pace and grace of Laurel and Hardy shifting a piano up a long staircase.

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April 13, 2017

Let’s talk about your problems over an IoT!

The Internet of Things (IoT) is definitely getting more mainstream – you can tell by the way the language changed at MWC.

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February 16, 2017

5G can’t help us shed the sheer weight of traffic, but we can learn to love our bodywork

Speed won’t help your connected car get there sooner but, says technology writer Nick Booth, the journey will be so nice you won’t care. There’s an argument that there are diminishing returns on speed.

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January 11, 2017

Wsense’s undersea IoT could move us out of the ‘Tragic Quadrant’

Did you know that whales can communicate with each other when they are divided by 3,000 miles of ocean, simply by sending their coded audio messages through sea water? Their choice of atmosphere conducts sound at five times the speed of our gaseous one, says Nick Booth.

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January 5, 2017

Default passwords are the routers of all evil

All these Mirai BotNet stories can’t be helping the IoT industry can they? Still, on the basis that all publicity is good publicity, perhaps some good will come out of the recent network hijackings.

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