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5 facts that will bring connected healthcare patients peace of mind

10 May 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Ever since digital technology has become widespread, all sectors have gradually incorporated it. And healthcare is no exception: more and more hospitals, medical centers and healthcare facilities are using technologies of all kinds to improve their work and patient care.Read more

Not just entertainment: 5 IoT technologies to protect your home

04 May 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Ever since we began talking about the Internet of Things several years ago, this technology has only continued to captivate us. However, its implementation and spread has been gradual depending on how we want to use it.

Indeed, the IoT’s first conquests came more in the fields of leisure and entertainment: televisions connected to the Internet, smart loudspeakers, exercise bracelets… And since then, we have gradually gotten used to seeing it in other segments as well, such as transport (connected cars and bicycles), accessories (smart watches), services (virtual assistants) and...Read more

Infographic: IoT connected drones

30 Apr 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

The benefits of energy efficiency: Much more than savings

27 Apr 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Energy efficiency has become the ‘first fuel’ of the 30 countries that belong to the International Energy Agency (IEA), including Spain. This means that the energy saved by the members of this organization was higher in 2010 than the energy demand met by any source of energy, including oil, gas, coal, electricity or any other fuel. 

Energy efficiency is a key lever in achieving the sustainability objectives which require lowering kT emissions of CO2 equivalent. Thus, the IEA

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The IoT of The Avengers: Superpowers for everyone

12 Apr 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

The new film in the saga, The Avengers: Infinity War, which premieres on April 27, promises to be the biggest box-office hit in recent years. This new instalment from the Marvel universe is already known to be the largest crossover in the history of superheroes in the movies, and it is expected to include the most spectacular battles ever filmed. All of the Avengers will show off their superpowers in this film, but many of them are actually within the reach of any of us if we consider the possibilities afforded us by the Internet of Things.Read more

New experiences in the stores of the future

20 Mar 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

The digital transformation of brick-and-mortar stores and their integration with other channels is an inevitable process. It is also the best way to rise to the challenge that 100% digital ecommerce companies are posing to the retail sector. In this sense, Statista calculates that ecommerce will account for 14% of total retail sales in the USA by 2021.Read more

Five keys of the IoT in Industry 4.0

14 Mar 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

In the midst of the explosion of the IoT, Gartner stated that there will be around 20.4 billion connected devices by 2020; automation and connectivity have become the hallmarks of what is known as Industry 4.0. As we move towards the fourth Industrial Revolution, organizations are integrating the new technologies into their industrial processes in order to optimize their performance and improve their productivity. Read more

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