IoT, the new ally of renewable energies?

21 Feb 2019 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Since its arrival, IoT has been pushing society towards a future in which most devices will be connected. Climate change and pollution levels also lead us to a future of greater care for the planet, and even to reverse, to the extent that we can, the damage caused during so many years of emissions.

Has the time come to unify both impulses to conquer a more technological future, nourished by clean energies?

Although, nowadays, in Spain the photovoltaic or wind installations are more extended in the industrial or agricultural sector, the use of energy self-consumption in...Leer más

A much safer world is possible thanks to IoT

15 Feb 2019 Published by TelefonicaIoT

The police forces usually use reactive methods to stop the damage generated when a crime occurs. However, security measures are being transformed into more preventive actions by allowing them to predict where and how crimes will be committed.

The main novelty provided by these proactive methods, based on IoT software, is objectivity; because these technological solutions determine what events have happened, but not how they should be dealt with. Deciding how to act against crimes corresponds to the police and judicial institutions, which collect all...Leer más

The "Cable Girls" of today

11 Feb 2019 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Technological revolutions, such as the growth of Internet of Things, generate disruptive social changes. One of the most important consequences is the great boost they generate for the development of gender equality.

Similarly, to the effect of the invention of the telephone and the creation of large companies such as Telefónica, which meant the active incorporation of women into the labor market in Madrid in the 20s of the last century, the development of IoT also It is a great step for the promotion of equity and women´s rights in the workplace.

The "Cable...Leer más

Medical video assistance thanks to IoT

06 Feb 2019 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Much has been said about the arrival of Internet of Things in numerous sectors such as industry, home automation or even leisure, but little, however, of its application to medicine; a sector that concerns us all, because it is directly focused on the health of people and their well-being.

The IoT applied to healthcare has been implanted little by little in clinics and hospitals and is already part of the daily life of thousands of chronic patients.

IoT applied to hospitals

This technology, through sensors and specific devices connected to each other, has...Leer más

Bed time will never be the same

31 Ene 2019 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Internet of Things has proven to be very useful in improving people's lives in areas such as health and personal rest. This technology has also been proven to help your baby fall asleep. This very delicate and crucial task for the well-being of both parents and children can be much easier thanks to smart cribs, because they monitor babies' sleep and improve the child´s quality of rest.

An example of IoT cradle is SNOO. It is designed by engineers from the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and it is equipped...Leer más

"The client seeks to live a different experience with each purchase"

30 Ene 2019 Published by TelefonicaIoT

"The music of nougat "El Almendro" is recognized by one hundred percent of the respondents"

We all take it for granted when entering a hotel, a cafeteria or a supermarket that, in addition to the usual sound generated by the activity of other customers, we will enjoy music in the background, which makes the stay more pleasant and friendly. 

When we talk about environmental music in the establishments we talk about enjoying music in a natural way, it is a great ally of marketing not only in advertising or advertising campaigns, but also in...Leer más

It´s one thing to be told you´re safe and it´s another thing to feel safe

24 Ene 2019 Published by TelefonicaIoT

We can confirm that Smart Cities nowadays are already a reality and not a futuristic promise that is yet to come. Although there is still a long way to go in this area, there are already many municipalities that are carrying out their digital transformation process based on Smart Cities initiatives.

The fundamental objective of these initiatives is to connect urban elements to obtain information about them and their environment; and thus allow the municipal teams to make better decisions.

For some years now we have been observing how the municipalities implement technological...Leer más

Movistar Car: transform your vehicle into a connected car

22 Ene 2019 Published by TelefonicaIoT

The application of the Internet of Things in the devices of our environment has brought about an authentic revolution in our lives. Connectivity gives us an efficient digital life, both at work and in our private lives, including leisure time.

The trend of connected cars begins to become a reality and is one of the areas with the greatest potential for growth. In fact, Gartner estimates that in 2020 there will be ...Leer más

The connected football stadiums

18 Ene 2019 Published by TelefonicaIoT

The Wanda Metropolitan Stadium of Club Atlético de Madrid is the most intelligent stadium in Europe today. After the emergence of Telefónica as an official technology provider, the possibilities at the digital level multiplied placing it in the Champions League of stadiums. In fact, it has been awarded as the best stadium in the 2018 Industry Awards of the World Football Summit. In the words of Jose María Álvarez Pallete, CEO of Telefónica: "It is the first 100% digital IP stadium in Europe".

The project needed the installation of 6,000 network outlets, 1,500 WiFi access points, 1,...Leer más

The importance of labeling: Label Engage

15 Ene 2019 Published by TelefonicaIoT

In an increasingly digitized world, technological innovation is a fundamental value. The adoption of new technologies and the possibilities of connectivity offered by Internet of Things can give a great competitive advantage for companies. A good example of this is Label Engage, a solution designed to revolutionize fashion, retail or distribution companies by converting them into smart stores.

Label Engage is a digital labeling system that is easy to install and self-managed,...Leer más