Industrial Internet

The law enforcement sector will lead the incorporation of biometrics into wearable technology, according to research by Unisys.  But privacy concerns around the security of biometric data stored in the cloud need to be addressed as adoption becomes more mainstream. The survey of biometrics professionals was conducted by the company at the

Ride sharing company Uber recently acquired Otto, a technology startup that it says is focused on reimagining transportation with an early focus on self-driving trucks. As a result, Otto co-founder Anthony Levandowski will lead Uber’s combined self-driving efforts, reporting directly to Uber CEO Traver Kalanick. Which-50 and ADMA are introducing

Ford is developing a fully autonomous vehicle for ride sharing, with delivery promised by 2021. It has doubled its team in Silicon Valley and announced investments in new technology companies. Which-50 and ADMA are introducing a one day classroom-based digital transformation education program for senior executives lead by visiting US subject matter

Digital transformation is not often thought of as a blue-collar issue. However Richard Coleman, General Manager HSE, Asciano, argues that health and safety professionals have an opportunity to shape the digital agenda within their organisations. Which-50 and ADMA are introducing a one day classroom-based digital transformation education program for senior executives lead

Car maker Audi of America is rolling out a new traffic light information system that communicates with municipal traffic signals to inform the driver when traffic lights turn from red to green. It is working with Traffic Technology Services to launch what is known in the industry as V2I (pronounced

Alibaba Group announced the launch of OS’Car, the first YunOS-enabled, mass produced internet car, in collaboration with SAIC Motor Corp. The company unveiled “YunOS for cars“, a smart operating system tailored for the automotive industry, which marks a milestone for Alibaba’s Internet of Things (IoT) strategy and underlines the potential

New in-vehicle infotainment services such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto will generate huge amounts of new cellular M2M data traffic. It will account for up to 98 per cent of all M2M data traffic over the next five years. This finding is the result of a new study by

Business leaders in over 20 countries said their organisations see digital transformation as critical, but almost half of that same cohort said they have no strategy in place for it. The Digital Transformation Survey commissioned by enterprise software vendor IFS examined how senior decision makers view the need for digital

autonomous car

For years the pundits have wondered what will happen when someone is killed in an autonomous vehicle. Whose fault is it? Who is liable? Unfortunately, we may find out as Tesla’s first fatality where “autopilot” was turned on happened on May 7, 2016. I see this through the lens of

Last week, Amazon announced the availability of a “generic” Dash button. If you’re not familiar with Dash, then either (1) you aren’t reading my blogs enough (incredible!), (2) you don’t shop with or read about Amazon (no way!) or (3) you’ve been too busy spending time away from your computer