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

Putting IoT wearables to the test: The Mediterranean Challenge

05 Jul 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Next July 14th, five swimmers will cross the Balearic Islands running and swimming in an extreme challenge that is expected to be completed in less than 60 hours. The feat is also a charity drive in order to create awareness and raise funds for the non-profit organization Juegaterapia, that focuses on children diagnosed with cancer. Wearable technology will be the athletes' biggest ally.Read more

Fleet Management. The veteran of IoT solutions

04 Jul 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Fleet Management is one of the few long established IoT solutions. Computerized asset management goes as far back as the early years of non-military computing in the 1950s. The emergence of the Internet added primitive online telematics some 25 years ago. Read more

Using Smart Chatbots as an IoT interface

23 Jun 2016 Published by Richard Tolcher

IoT devices are expected to reach 20.8 billion in number by 2020, and most of the data they produce is best accessed while users are mobile. There are a number of reasons why Smart Chatbots and IoT fit together so naturally. Richard Tolcher from action.ai explains the usefulness of Smart Chatbots.Read more

The Internet of People. A primer on people tracking IoT technology

15 Jun 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Billions of connected things. We hear it all the time. But what does this actually mean? What are those things? Are they only devices? No they are not. We can also manage human assets through technology. Read more

The Internet of Water

09 Jun 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

We have already covered in detail three core services that improve the wellbeing of citizens in Smart Cities. After talking about Smart Parking, Smart Lighting and Smart Waste Management, we will cover the last of the four key areas Smart Cities are addressing through the use of IoT solutions: Smart Water.Read more