Service robots growing 6x faster than industrial robots

In recent years, the service robot market has experienced profound changes, driven by advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. These technologies have enabled the creation of robots capable of performing a wide array of tasks with unprecedented accuracy…

NeoCortec sensor modules integrated into smart fridge

NeoCortec, specialists in wireless connectivity and providers of ultra-low-power bi-directional wireless mesh network hardware and software solutions, have collaborated with their German distributor, Endrich Bauelemente, to create a smart fridge concept. This initiative aims to enable fridge manufacturers to integrate…

Rise of Cat 1 bis has buoyed cellular market, says ABI Research

Inventory stacking, a response to the Covid-19 pandemic, spurred growth in the cellular module market in 2021 and continued into 2022, recent findings from ABI Research show. However, by 2023, this had reversed, resulting in a shipment decline of over…

Integral System expands IIoT portfolio with sensors

Integral System, a specialist in the distribution and assembly of industrial IT solutions, has expanded its IIoT portfolio with the addition of TCT’s E-Green Sensor, an innovative self-powered IoT current sensor that operates autonomously without the need for wiring or…

Emptying the bins with IoT

Manufacturers face rising energy and labour costs, regulatory pressures, and growing environmental responsibilities. Among their common challenges is waste management inefficiency. Traditionally, industrial waste bins, especially in expansive setups like automotive production lines, are emptied on fixed schedules, often before…

Net Zero Week: IoT enables data-driven decisions

Net Zero Week, which is running from the 6-12 July 2024, reflects how a term coined to refer to the process of balancing out carbon emissions produced by reducing or removing them from the atmosphere, has grown into a wider…

Latest report shows surge in 5G investment

Mobile Experts has unveiled two new reports this week, highlighting the significant increase in investment in Private Cellular networks and the gradual investments in Edge Computing. Notably, the forecasts indicate a tenfold surge in 5G investment by enterprises within sectors…

Vodafone meets targets for rural coverage

Vodafone has confirmed it has reached its Partial Not Spot (PNS) coverage target as part of the Shared Rural Network (SRN) programme, underlining its dedication to rural communities across the UK as The Nation’s Network. Through the SRN programme, Vodafone…

NB-IoT transforming satellites and verticals

Conversations about what cellular network technology operates the best is ongoing; what’s closer to the truth is that it depends on the end application. Narrowband-IoT (NB-IoT) is a type of Low Power Wide Area (LPWAN) technology designed for IoT applications…

Moxa to showcase network solutions at InnoTrans 2024

Moxa, a provider of IP-based communication solutions, will be showcasing its innovations at InnoTrans 2024, under the theme “Forging Mobility Ahead.” The company will unveil the world’s first router certified to IEC 62443-4-2 Security Level 2 (SL2), alongside switches, IP…