Globalrider 80 completes the journey around the World on a connected motorcycle

24 Aug 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Three months ago we told you about Hugo Scagnetti’s charity-driven challenge: to travel around the world on a connected motorcycle. Last week, as scheduled, he successfully concluded the feat after traveling through 13 countries while crossing Europe, Asia, and America reaching Spain again – the starting point for his adventure.Read more

The 5 need-to-read blog posts about connected vehicles and fleet management

17 Aug 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Moving goods and people has been a necessity that is as old as civilization itself. The moment people started to settle and organize socially, moving goods and people swiftly to the farthest places imaginable turned into a prime necessity for society.

The twentieth century meant the explosion of engine powered vehicles. Thus the car, the airplane, lorries, cargo ships, trains and other means of transportation went from technological breakthroughs to mainstream vehicles in only a few years. The end of the twentieth century brought the Internet and the revolution of a connected world....Read more

5 Amazing Things made reality by IoT technology. Summer 2016 Edition

11 Aug 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

When summer arrives (in the Northern Hemisphere), it is truly a time of the year many look forward to. Many people have a few days off from work to relax and unwind away from home, their daily routines and head for their holiday destination. Here is a summer instalment of our Amazing Things series to help you get geared for summer.Read more

10 Blog Posts you should read about Smart Cities

09 Aug 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Every year we use this month to look back at some of the most interesting contents we have published about a certain topic and compile an ‘all-you-need-to-know’ post. Undoubtedly Smart Cities is one of the most perceptible IoT category in terms of end user benefits. This piece compiles recent material, to either give you the opportunity to reread interesting contents or discover relevant information regarding this enveloping IoT category that affects most of us in our day to day lives.

In the past few months we have written quite a few relevant posts about Smart Cities. Our...Read more

World Day of the World Wide Web

01 Aug 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

The World Day of the World Wide Web is on August 1st. Here are 4 facts that link the World Wide Web to the IoTRead more

Smart Fountains. The Internet of Fountains is sprinkled all around Seville

28 Jul 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

The Andalusian city of Seville – in the South of Spain – has recently completed the initial stage of a project called Smart Fountains setting up a pioneering water management system for its ornamental fountains that is a clear example to follow for other cities with similar needs to control their water resources efficiently through the use of technology.Read more

Saluspot. Free medical advice from thousands of Doctors

27 Jul 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Saluspot.com is the leading online medical community in Spanish and Portuguese.Read more

Pokémon GO shows the way towards connected augmented reality

20 Jul 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Pokémon GO is the first augmented reality game for mobile devices with a planetary scope. It was developed by Niantic for Nintendo, and its initial release was on July 6th. It has turned into a global phenomenon that shows certain interesting IoT potentialRead more

Remote Patient Monitoring has a healthy future

14 Jul 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

The possibility of delivering telemedicine to patients is a cost effective improvement that fills in the gap in delivering affordable medical care in situations where the current system falls short, is more expensive than its digital counterpart or is not widely available.Read more

IoT Solutions for the Rent a Car Market

12 Jul 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

IoT technology is Car Rental Companies' best ally to offer the top class service to their customersRead more