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IoT Growth Slower Than Expected

IoT Growth Slower Than Expected

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Internet of Things is not growing as fast as expected but it is growing thanks to more integrated parts and low power networks, an analyst said. Fueling the engines, Andes Technology announced four new cores for IoT gateways and other uses. The IoT market won’t hit a run rate of a billion units a year …

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4 Ways To Maximize ROI From $2.5B In IoT Investments Featured

4 Ways To Maximize ROI From $2.5B In IoT Investments Featured

Internet of Things (IoT) implementations within retail would seem to be on a strong growth path. Merchants are expected to spend as much as $2.5 billion on the technology by 2020 , and as many as 70% of retailers say they are ready to make the changes necessary to adopt IoT devices . Applications including smart shelves , temperature sensors …

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IBM launches IoT security testing service

IBM launches IoT security testing service

Dive Brief: IBM announced new Watson-enabled security services that allow developers to test the security of Internet of Things (IoT) devices throughout development and deployment of those devices, according to a company press release . A Ponemon Institute study recently found 58% of organizations test IoT products during production only. The offering will include services from IBM X-Force Red. The …

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Dutch city of Dordrecht uses IoT for smart city planning

Dutch city of Dordrecht uses IoT for smart city planning

IoT gateways have been used as part of a smart city research project in the Dutch municipality of Dordrecht. Sensors were introduced to monitor pedestrians, cyclists and vehicles, with a view to gathering data and establishing patterns in the flow of commuters. A recent United Nations report predicts that the percentage of world’s population living in urban areas will rise …

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Watch Out, The IoT’s About

Watch Out, The IoT’s About

IoT has been a hot topic lately, with lots of different interpretations. Some people think that the Internet of Things is simply a connected thermostat, whereas other, more ambitious individuals are turning to IoT as a solution for extending products into the services industry. Most of the time, interpretations drift towards the rewards of data analysis and collection. One thing …

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A look behind the scenes of IoT technology

A look behind the scenes of IoT technology

The Yomiuri Shimbun Hiroyuki Morikawa / Professor, the University of Tokyo Graduate School of Engineering The “internet of things” (IoT) describes the interconnection of everyday objects via the internet. Though the technology is one of the pillars of Japan’s growth strategy, it is not entirely clear what it means to “connect things.” What is connected? Why are expectations so high? …

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Why scientists want AI regulated now before it’s too late

Why scientists want AI regulated now before it's too late

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla (TSLA) and Space X, recently sounded the alarm that murderous artificial intelligence-powered robots could one day rampage through American neighborhoods. And the only way to stop them, he said, is to begin regulating AI before it destroys us all. Musk’s warnings that AI poses an “ existential threat ” may have been a bit dramatic, …

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Best Artificial Intelligence Stocks to Buy Right Now

Best Artificial Intelligence Stocks to Buy Right Now

Artificial intelligence is the single most important transforming phenomenon the world is going through after the industrial revolution. AI revenue is up by 59% in 2017 on year-over-year basis. Market research firm IDC expects AI sales will cross $46 billion by the end of 2020. Major tech companies are racing to beat each other in AI, which has resulted in …

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