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Manufacturers looking to ‘North Star’ leaders who are human and holistic

Britain’s manufacturing companies are looking for the next generation of leaders to be more human, with better motivational and communication skills and, the ability to connect with employees and take a more holistic view of the business according to a…

Satellite NB-IoT – useful for more than ‘just’ IoT

With the highly anticipated Release 17 from 3GPP, Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) is now on a fast track to becoming the first technology to bridge the worlds of telecom and satcom. But will this limit standard 5G NTN services to be…

Internet of Things market still surging; global revenues up by 13%

In recent years, the Internet of Things has become one of the most important technologies out there, providing seamless communication between people, processes, and things. The surging need for wireless networking technologies continues to drive the entire market’s growth. According…

World-first underwater robot shortlisted for award

A collaborative project which will see the development of a world-first underwater robot to repair a damaged ship’s hull while still in transit has been shortlisted for an industry award. Funded by the European Commission, a total of 11 partners…

Schneider Electric leverages AI to accelerate growth for Jones Food Company 

Schneider Electric has announced a new partnership with Jones Food Company to design and install AI-driven software designed to optimise growing conditions and improve energy efficiency.   Jones Food Company (JFC) is a UK agri-tech companies, building world-scale vertical farms that…

Robotic pipe crawlers reaching the unreachable

OMS are a measurement and inspection company working within the energy sector. Watch the video below video to find out how it is using maxon products in its robotic crawlers for the oil and gas pipeline installation sector. The crawlers…

Outdoor mobile robot shipments to reach 350,000 by 2030

Rapid advancements in fundamental techniques, such as navigation, manipulation, and functional safety, have made robots more intelligent, agile, and safer. Mobile robots are a proven ideal companion for humans performing mission- and business-critical tasks in outdoor environments. According to ABI…

Leveraging AI to prevent slips, trips, and falls in stores

SeeChange, an AI provider for global retailers, partners with Keymakr, a data-annotation service provider, to reduce the number of times shoppers and employees slip, trip, or fall in brick-and-mortar stores. Through this partnership, Keymakr provides data annotation for SeeChange to…

Optimising cheese production using machine-learning and AI

Aston University and fourth-generation family cheesemakers, Butlers Farmhouse Cheeses (BFC) based in rural Lancashire, have teamed up through a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) to use high-tech solutions to increase their cheese production. The project will develop novel business analytics and…

New IoT tech wins Best in Show

Digi International, a global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity solutions, announced that its family of Digi ConnectCore MP1 systems-on-modules (SOMs) has won Embedded Computing Design’s Best in Show Award in the computing boards, systems, components and peripherals category…