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Hearable technologies still a fast-growing $71bn health market despite Covid-19

According to Futuresource Consulting, the hearables market has continued to demonstrate rapid growth, 60% year-on-year, from 2019 through to 2020. Covid-19 inspired use-cases are expected to propel it even further, to reach a forecast US$71 billion (€58.70 billion) in 2024. (more…)

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January 19, 2021

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Project voice and voice first technology

Recently, ‘Project Voice’ had an event. For those unfamiliar with project voice, their events focus around voice first technology and they self-describe as “the #1 event for voice tech and AI in America”. Incredible online conferences, says Joseph Zulick of MRO Electric and Supply, with new technology and new strategies for incorporating voice technology. (more…)

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January 18, 2021

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Where old meets IoT, SaaS integration

Old meets new in the Internet of Things (IoT). It has been seen that we as humans only look forward when supported by evidence we already know (the past). This means, says Joseph Zulick of MRO Electric and Supply, that it becomes harder to find solutions that we have not already considered.

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January 15, 2021

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

IoT is still strong in difficult times

There are many business areas that are struggling currently but, the Internet of Things (IoT) and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) are not included in this stress, says Joseph Zulick, a writer and manager at MRO Electric and Supply. (more…)

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January 14, 2021

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Data, connectivity and IoT – mastering disruption in a Covid world

Adversity breeds innovation and the current economic downturn, fuelled by the pandemic, will likely be no different. As the battle against Covid-19 continues, enterprises will be under increased pressure to dramatically reduce costs and become more competitive. (more…)

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January 7, 2021

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Making IoT data work for your business

There was a time you couldn’t escape the discussion around the Internet of Everything (IoE), which in itself felt symbolic of the journey we’d inevitably go on with the Internet of Things (IoT). (more…)

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January 6, 2021

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

IoT-powered RTLS – The future is now

Regardless of what sector your organisation operates in, be it retail, manufacturing, logistics, healthcare, or sport, you will be affected by the wave of digital transformation sweeping the business world. One of the main drivers of this has been the growthof IoT or internet of connected devices.
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January 5, 2021

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

IoT – the disruption champion in the 5G landscape

If we can rename the Internet of Things (IoT), we can arguably name that as disruption champion. Over last five years, says Abhishek Ghosh, business architect at Tech Mahindra, IoT has penetrated the traditional market place in a rapid manner and that is changing the way things are usually done. (more…)

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December 15, 2020

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Smart cities: Nothing new under the sun

Check out those images of the city of the future and most of them simply combine New York with the Hanging Gardens of Babylon. The electric vehicles are a rerun of what happened in 1880, says Dr Peter Harrop, chairman of IDTechEx. (more…)

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December 8, 2020

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

The internet of events: The challenge of scaling up IoT architectures

IoT networks which have any chance of true success depend on consistent connectivity. Without consistent connectivity and real-time data transmission across the network, says Swen-Helge Huber, director and principal architect IoT at Solace, the project is doomed to failure. (more…)

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December 3, 2020

Posted by: Anasia D'mello