Why predictive maintenance hasn’t taken off as expected

Why predictive maintenance hasn’t taken off as expected

A recent Bain & Company report suggests predictive maintenance is just one area of industrial IoT that hasn’t met expectations.

02/19/19

Why are IoT platforms so darn confusing?

Why are IoT platforms so darn confusing?

Everyone talks about Internet of Things (IoT) platforms, but they don’t always agree on what they are. This analysis helps make sense of it.

02/05/19

What programming languages rule the Internet of Things?

What programming languages rule the Internet of Things?

Does the IoT run on the same programming languages that drive the rest of the technology world? Yes, mostly.

01/31/19

The IoT brings targeted advertising into retail stores

The IoT brings targeted advertising into retail stores

An IoT-powered Walgreens “smart cooler” knows if you’re a man or a woman, plus how old you are, to target ads at you. Is that a good thing?

01/28/19

IoT for retailers: opportunities and challenges

IoT for retailers: opportunities and challenges

The disruptive power of the Internet of Things is transforming retail, but there's much more to come. An ecommerce expert shares insights on what to expect in the IoT/retail world.

01/16/19

Top 10 IoT vulnerabilities

Top 10 IoT vulnerabilities

Everyone knows security is a big issue for the Internet of Things, but what specifically should we be most afraid of? OWASP identifies the top 10 vulnerabilities.

01/14/19

10 things the perfect IoT battery should do

10 things the perfect IoT battery should do

Battery and power issues could slow the spread of the Internet of Things. Here’s a list of the capabilities IoT batteries need to make sure that doesn’t happen.

01/03/19

Six IoT predictions for 2019

Six IoT predictions for 2019

From security issues to skills shortages, these are the most important Internet of Things things to look for in 2019.

01/02/19

Does IoT come with that burger?

Does IoT come with that burger?

How the Internet of Things is changing the restaurant business.

12/19/18

6 ways IoT is transforming retail

6 ways IoT is transforming retail

These six trends cover everything from what you buy to how it’s sold and even how stores work — and those are only the ones we can see right now.

11/28/18

Gartner’s top 10 IoT trends for 2019 and beyond

Gartner’s top 10 IoT trends for 2019 and beyond

Gartner shares its key trends and technologies for the Internet of Things. Social issues and user experience are the most intriguing among them.

11/26/18

The perils of using voice commands with IoT machines

The perils of using voice commands with IoT machines

Combine the IoT, voice commands and machines, and you’re creating a potentially disastrous recipe of unintended consequences.

11/15/18

How to add IoT functions to legacy equipment

How to add IoT functions to legacy equipment

Is it really possible to bring the benefits of the Internet of Things to older systems? Yes, according to one edge/IoT company.

11/14/18

Right-to-repair smartphone ruling loosens restrictions on industrial, farm IoT

Right-to-repair smartphone ruling loosens restrictions on industrial, farm IoT

Forget smartphones — the U.S. Copyright Office’s new DRM exemptions could be a big deal for farmers and other heavy equipment operators and vendors.

10/30/18

Is the IoT in space about to take off?

Is the IoT in space about to take off?

The Internet of Things has largely been an earthbound phenomenon. That could be about to change as NASA and vendors start exploring IoT apps and use cases in space.

10/23/18

How industrial predictive maintenance can prevent equipment failure

How industrial predictive maintenance can prevent equipment failure

Google offers a framework for designing your own Industrial IoT predictive maintenance solution to accurately determine when to replace manufacturing equipment.

10/15/18

Retail IoT: Walmart's IoT patent filing might be the creepiest ever

Retail IoT: Walmart's IoT patent filing might be the creepiest ever

A Walmart patent application suggests putting IoT sensors in shopping-cart handles to monitor shoppers' heart rates, temperatures, grip strength, and stress levels.

10/10/18

Drone defense -- powered by IoT -- is now a thing

Drone defense -- powered by IoT -- is now a thing

A new partnership between AT&T and startup Dedrone could bring drone defense to mainstream industry. But do we really need it?

10/01/18

Forget 'smart homes,' the new goal is 'autonomous buildings'

Forget 'smart homes,' the new goal is 'autonomous buildings'

Internet of Things (IoT) platform vendor Igor dreams of buildings that automatically adapt their behavior to the preferences of every occupant.

09/27/18

Is predictive maintenance the 'gateway drug' to the Industrial IoT?

Is predictive maintenance the 'gateway drug' to the Industrial IoT?

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is entering a new stage to one where enterprises are testing the technology, with predictive maintenance as the starting point for many.

09/18/18

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