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Telefonica IOT Worker’s Diary

20 Jul 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

07:00 am. Daniel opens his eyes for the first time while he's listening to his favourite song and he goes back to sleep with a big smile. “Only five minutes more”, he thinks to himself. With the purchase of his smart mattress he has recovered deep sleep and can consult the details of his sleeping quality, back position, and temperature. In addition, he’s calm because he knows the Internet of Things, which makes his home a connected place, will make him arrive punctual one more day after three marvelous months. With the difficulty of waking up that has...Read more

The future of the Internet of Things

16 Jul 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Looking at just how much the internet has changed our lives, it’s incredible to imagine how some people didn’t took it seriously at the beginning. One of the reasons is that our endless appetite for information, and how much the quick sharing of such information could improve our life, was underestimated.  As such, the Internet keeps expanding to all the areas of our day to day activities to keep up with our increasing demand. Nowhere is this clearer than in the phenomenon known as IoT or Internet of Things.

The Internet of Things is the network that...Read more

Say goodbye to traffic jams

10 Jul 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

The hours that we lose in traffic jams in big cities would be better used in what really matters to us thanks to the Internet of Things. We are talking about advances not only to gain time, but also to improve our quality of life by avoiding the stress that comes with wasting time. The technological innovation that have appeared so far, and the ones that will come, will improve traffic movement all around the world.

The biggest change will come when 5G connection is incorporated in our facilities and vehicles. This will allow the...Read more

Telefónica IoT and Honda reduce motorbikes robbery

09 Jul 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Pucallpa, located in the middle of the Peruvian jungle, has a big concern with the safety of their citizens and their vehicles. With a population of 200.000 inhabitants, the motorcycle is the easiest way to move around the city.

However, the main problem for those who live there is only one: security. Well, the lack of security. The bikes are a comfortable way of transport, easy to park and to drive around, but they are also easier to steal. This problem significantly started to affect the best-selling brand in the area.

Honda...Read more

Infographic: the intelligence of the IoT

22 Jun 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

A world-champion IoT

13 Jun 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Are you ready for the soccer World Cup? If not, you should probably start getting ready: this event, which along with the Olympics is considered the most important sporting event all over the world, is drawing near.

But the spectacle isn’t limited to just sports. For some time now, this kind of event has been surrounded by a range of industries which enhance its development, and technology is a good example. Today, any event of this kind is also veritable technological extravaganza.

And within this trend, the Internet of Things is one of the stars of the World Cup, as we show...Read more

Farms 4.0: The IoT to benefit agriculture

30 May 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

When we think about the Internet of Thingsdifferent pictures come to mind: a sensor that measures the activity inside our housea bracelet that helps us exercise, or a device that helps us maintain a room temperature even 

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Infographic: the World Cup of the IoT

23 May 2018 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

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