Press Releases

Universal Electronics and Microsoft collaborate on a turnkey digital assistant platform for smart home hubs

Artificial Intelligence, Companies, Connected Devices, Internet of Things/Cloud Services, IoT News, People and Places, Press Releases, Products & Services, Security, Sensors, Smart Home by: Anasia D'mello

Universal Electronics Inc.,, a global provider of universal control and sensing technologies for the smart home, is collaborating with Microsoft to launch a new digital assistant platform for the home built on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform using AI and IoT services. (more…)

Müller appointed vice president, Wi-Fi and switches at Lancom Systems

Companies, IoT News, People and Places, Press Releases by: Anasia D'mello

The German network infrastructure supplier Lancom Systems has appointed Michael Müller as vice president, Wi-Fi and Switches.  (more…)

The Future of IoT and IoT Testing

Blogs, Business & Markets, Companies, Connectivity, Devices and Modules, Internet of Things/Cloud Services, Platforms & Applications by: Anasia D'mello

It goes without saying that for IoT to be effective, apps and devices must be tested in real world conditions. For example, says Pooja Tyagi, testing engineering specialist, NTT DATA UK, in conditions where there is poor connectivity and in less than favourable environments to ensure high quality at all times, (more…)

Vodafone and PNSol champion new Broadband Forum quality of experience project focused on creating ‘invisible’ network

Companies, Connected Devices, Connectivity, IoT News, People and Places, Press Releases by: Anasia D'mello

Broadband Forum has launched a new project called Broadband Quality Experience Delivered (Broadband QED), which will be led by Vodafone and Predictable Network Solutions (PNSol). (more…)

IoT connectivity to AT&T’s network ‘simplified and secured’ with all-in-one eSIM and IoT module

Companies, Connectivity, Internet of Things/Cloud Services, IoT News, Low Power Wide Area Network, People and Places, Press Releases, Security by: Anasia D'mello

Gemaltoa specialist in digital security, is helping to simplify and secure IoT connectivity for AT&T customers by integrating its embedded SIM (eSIM) inside the Cinterion LTE-M IoT module. (more…)

Machine learning deployment launchpad Seldon secures £2.7mn in seed round led by Amadeus Capital Partners

Artificial Intelligence, Companies, Deep Learning / Machine Learning, IoT News, People and Places, Platforms & Applications, Press Releases by: Anasia D'mello

Seldon, a machine learning deployment specialist, announced a £2.7 million (€3.05 million) funding round led by Amadeus Capital Partners alongside Global Brain Corporation, Techstars and other existing investors.

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Olvin wins US$2mn seed round to bring behaviour analytics to the drinks trade

Companies, Data Analytics & Business Intelligence, IoT News, People and Places, Press Releases by: Anasia D'mello

Olvin, an analytics platform for the drinks trade, has secured a $2 million (€1.7 million) seed round of investment. The round was led by Brainchild Ventures, a new venture capital fund, and Novator Partners chairman, Thor Bjorgolfsson. (more…)

IoT heralds a new era for the high street

Blogs, Companies, Connected Devices, Internet of Things/Cloud Services, Sensors, Smart Utilities by: Anasia D'mello

Matt Sebek, vice president of Digital at WWT, explores how carefully implemented IoT technology can be crucial to transforming the retail experience and preventing further high-street casualties. (more…)

Forrest joins Futuresource Consulting as principal technology analyst

Companies, IoT News, People and Places, Press Releases by: Anasia D'mello

UK-based Futuresource Consulting, a research and consulting firm, has appointed Simon Forrest as principal technology analyst, in a move that is designed to pave the way for the company’s future development. (more…)

Ericsson and Qualcomm complete 5G data call on 2.6 GHz band

5G, Companies, IoT News, Network & Infrastructure, Press Releases by: Anasia D'mello

The bi-directional downlink and uplink data call was made at the Ericsson Lab in Kista, Sweden last December 20. It brings a new sub-6 frequency band one step closer to commercial rollout. (more…)

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