The concept of a digital world that evolves from the definition of ubiquitous computing is known as the “Internet of Things” (IoT). It is a network of physical devices, vehicles, and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and network connectivity, which enables these objects to collect and exchange data.

Smart classrooms: how IoT devices are creating connected learning environments

The integration of Internet of Things (IoT) devices into educational environments is revolutionising how learning and teaching occur. Smart classrooms, enhanced by IoT technologies, are creating connected and interactive spaces that promote engagement, personalised learning, and efficient classroom management. The…

Smart water meters: at the forefront of modernising UK infrastructure

Smart water meters have come to the forefront of conversation as a potential solution to alleviate the pressures the UK’s water infrastructure is facing. Climate change is driving wetter winters and drier summers, both of which will put greater pressure…

Matter 1.3 launches, bringing new and optimised features

The Connectivity Standards Alliance is pleased to announce the most recent update to Matter, version 1.3 of the specification and SDK, now accessible for device manufacturers and platforms to integrate into their products. This latest release signifies a significant step…

Earth Day: impact of the Internet of Things (IoT) on energy efficiency

In an era where sustainability is paramount, the Internet of Things (IoT) has emerged as a pivotal force in enhancing energy efficiency across multiple sectors. This technology, which allows devices to communicate and operate interdependently via the Internet, is revolutionising…

Vitesy launches smart device Shelfy to keep food fresher for longer

Vitesy announced the UK launch of Shelfy, a revolutionary smart device built to fight the rising issue of food waste. Placing Shelfy in a refrigerator extends food shelf life, reduces bacteria, and removes unpleasant odours that can often occur and,…

How Malaysia will use IoT to create the ‘healthiest city’ in the world

KL Wellness City (KLWC), situated in Malaysia, is pioneering a transformation in healthcare by integrating IoT into its urban design. This purpose-built township, officially launched in June 2023 at the KL Wellness City Gallery in Bukit Jalil, has quickly positioned…

More than half of US households value energy-saving benefits of smart tech

Parks Associates’ latest research finds that 52% of US internet households find automating savings and remotely controlling lights, thermostats, and appliances to save energy valuable or highly valuable benefits for smart home devices. The research firm will share the latest…

Develco products wins ‘Best IoT Home Care Solutions Provider’ for second year in a row

As the winners of the Social Care Awards 2024 by Global Health & Pharma have been announced, it is made public that Develco Products has won ‘Best IoT Home Care Solutions Provider – Europe’. This marks the second consecutive Social…

European firms expect 19% revenue boost from better connectivity

Cradlepoint, part of Ericsson, the global pioneer in Cloud-delivered LTE and 5G wireless network and security solutions, has published the latest findings from its annual ‘State of Connectivity in Europe’ report which explores the views of the UK, France, the…

DigiCert and Macnica bring Matter-enabled smart solutions to Panasonic room air products

DigiCert and Macnica have announced their collaboration to provide public key infrastructure (PKI) to Panasonic Life Solutions India, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of home appliances. Together, they will launch the first room air conditioner in India equipped with…