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What connected intelligence can do in your home

07 Mar 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Lightbulbs that turn on and off remotely; washing machines that begin program 4 at 11:30; microwave ovens that heat up the food in the container five minutes before you get home so that your dinner is nice and hot just as you cross the threshold: these are just some of the applications that connected intelligence can do in our homes today.Read more

Infographic: An IoT that deserves an Oscar

01 Mar 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Scott Amyx about the role of the IoT in Industry 4.0: “Truly the Matrix, minus the human batteries”

15 Feb 2018 Published by Scott Amyx

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is about much more than just applying today's technology to industries. It's about integrating intelligent cyber-physical systems such as AI and machine learning along with cybersecurity, blockchain, the Internet of Things, robotics, quantum computing, advanced materials… and much more. In return, it promises to revolutionize the world as we know it. We asked Scott Amyx, the author of Strive: How Doing the Things Most Uncomfortable Leads to Success and a global thought leader in industry about how this will affect the future of the IoT. This is what we found out from this interesting chat. Read more

The emotions of the IoT

01 Feb 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Understanding emotions is crucial in new marketing strategies. Due to the oversaturation of products and approaches, new formulas have to be found that help the retail sector sell an increasing number of products. Knowing clients’ emotions can be a fundamental advantage in this respect. So how can we get this information? The technology associated with the Internet of Things is the key that will open the doors to a more efficient and satisfactory way of buying.

Detecting human emotions

Of course, the first step in understanding what a client is feeling is to...Read more

The 10 best blogposts of 2017

04 Jan 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

The year 2017 has been prolifically successful and productive. With its memory still fresh in our minds, now seems a good time to survey the best articles published during the past year. This selection includes interviews with global benchmarks in the sector, analyses of the IoT ecosystem, presentations of interesting initiatives and forecasts of the trends that will emerge in 2018.Read more

Infographic: IoT Trends for 2018

21 Dec 2017 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

IoT Trends for 2018, connectivity in the limelight

20 Dec 2017 Published by Vicente Muñoz Boza

In 2017, we have seen the rise of technologies associated with Big Data, the popularization of VR and the emergence of autonomous cars. But much still remains to be seen. The general outlook seems to be taking shape around certain applications and more specific technological solutions such as eSIM, the IoT based on Blockchain and Edge Solutions. These are the trends that will drive the direction of the development of connectivity in 2018.Read more

The IoT take-off in airports

07 Dec 2017 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

The presence of the IoT is felt everywhere; it's irremediable. Today the United Nations is celebrating International Civil Aviation Day, and in that field the presence of the IoT extends to airports, places that are traditionally full of uncomfortable experiences, downtime and inefficient operations. Connectivity can be the solution needed to end these problems and create a better and more profitable service.Read more

Evan Kirstel: “IoT has an impact in every area of our lives”

30 Nov 2017 Published by Evan Kirstel

Innovation and Internet of Things (IoT) are naturally linked. But which leads and which follows? Does innovation demand the interconnected world or does the Internet of Things leads the way in innovation? The digital transformation seems to be the main scenario of this evolution.Read more

Industrial IoT will give us self-repairing machines

08 Nov 2017 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

One of the most promising and direct applications of the IoT is probably the "construction" of an appropriate environment for Industry 4.0. Thanks to connectivity and monitoring, this could help make more efficient industry a reality, industry that is capable of anticipating problems and solving them before they even occur. How will the Internet of Things help us do this?Read more