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IoT Applications in Manufacturing

From reduced costs to improved maintenance to better safety, IoT has a lot to offer the manufacturing sector. This article dives into some of the main IoT use cases in manufacturing.
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How the Future of Banking Will Rely on IoT

Some banks are already enabling people to speak commands to Amazon or Google smart speakers and check their account balances or pay bills.
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Integrating IoT into Healthcare, Agriculture and Transportation Use Cases

IoT technologies are expanding into new sectors every day. Let's discuss healthcare, agriculture and transportation IoT use cases.
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The Importance of Multistage Validation to Successful IoT Solutions Development

End-to-end IoT solutions are multilayered. Delivering solid IoT products in such an environment requires multistage validation testing.
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Leverage IoT to Amplify Your Business

Whether or not you're starting from scratch, IoT is a great way to add value to your business. Connect your people to your things.
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IoT and Blockchain Applications in Logistics and Transportation

Blockchain and IoT can be integrated to address issues with transparency, record verification for the logistics sector.
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Embedded Programming for the Internet of Things

Embedded programming is essential to the way IoT devices work. For production, you'll need C/C++ and some hands-on electronics experience.
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Meet Eliza, the “Lucy” of AI Chatbots

The world's first chatbot, Eliza, was invented in the 1960s at MIT. Chatbots and voice assistants have come a long way since then.
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Onsite Construction Worker Monitoring With Wearable IoT Devices

Worksite employee tracking solutions can afford construction companies more accurate project timelines and ultimately wider profit margins.

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How to Prepare Your Business and Team for an IIoT Initiative

Leveraging the right internal and external people and skill sets and being upfront with communication lead to successful IIoT initiatives.
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AI, Robotics and the High-Tech Farm of the Future

Growing global population and climate change are together exposing a need for a revolution in the farming industry. AI offers solutions.
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Anatomy of a Smart City (Part II)

This article represents part II of "Anatomy of a Smart City," which comprises one of the chapters of our ongoing series on privacy in smart cities. This installment describes the verticals that make up a smart city and discusses how they might impact (and be impacted by) privacy.
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IoT Applications in Facility Management

Facility management companies can add value and increase profit margins by using IoT solutions to reduce costs, increase added value services, expand their service scope with new data and improve the experience of their tenants.
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IoT Applications in Field Service Management

From training simulations to augmented toolkits, AR, VR and IoT are enabling the next generation of field management professionals.
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How Does the Global Availability of IoT Expose New Business Opportunities?

Globally available IoT enables businesses to decrease costs and increase revenue across verticals such as manufacturing and agriculture.
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IoT Use Cases in Prisons: From a Dusty Lockup to a “Smart Penitentiary Facility”

By embracing IoT technology, prison administrators can transform a prison into an automated and connected smart penitentiary facility.
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Introduction to Blockchain and Its Implications for IoT Security

Blockchain is as a P2P distributed ledger forged by consensus and combined with a smart contract system. It could reinforce IoT security.
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5 Misconceptions and Facts About IoT in Manufacturing

Some organizations remain confused about how to leverage IoT in their manufacturing processes. This article gives you the facts.
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5 Weird IoT Asset Tracking Use Cases

IoT is typically associated with smart homes or vehicles. One compelling (but perhaps lesser known) use case is asset tracking. IoT can enable items to be tracked anywhere at any time. It can also provide valuable information on the item’s state and environment, including the level of humidity or light exposure, or evidence of tampering.
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IoT Applications in the Music Industry

IoT applications in the music industry go far beyond smart speakers and wearables. Sergey Bludov, SVP of Media and Entertainment Practice at DataArt, explains how IoT impacts composing, performance and recording, and much more.

What is Computer Vision? Evolution and Applications in IoT

Computer vision starts with the technology that captures and stores an image, or set of images, and then transforms those images into information that can be further acted upon.
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What Is IIoT Edge Computing?

What is edge computing for IIoT? It's a powerful technology that can serve IIoT use cases. It has progressed dramatically in recent years.
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LPWAN 101: 10 Network Requirements for Your IoT Deployment

Despite their excellent range, power and cost, not all LPWANs are created equal. Consider these criteria when selecting an LPWAN technology.