How IoT Could Feed the World

How IoT Could Feed the World

AgriTech: IoT and the Future of Food Security   Although spending is predicted to double on IoT ventures in the next four years, few companies are directing their attention to the agricultural applications of IoT. As the population of the earth exceeds our potential...
Bluetooth for Automated Irrigation Systems

Bluetooth for Automated Irrigation Systems

Efficient water management is a growing concern for farmers living in arid or semi-arid environments. Using sensors to detect soil conditions removes sources of human error when it comes to the efficient and productive use of water resources. Bluetooth is a low cost...
Artificial Intelligence in Medicine

Artificial Intelligence in Medicine

Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Build-up to AI The first use of the word robot comes from the Czech word robota, a term used in Karel Capek’s 1921 play Rossum’s Universal Robots, to signify a factory wherein biosynthetic machines were used as slave labour. The...
Retail in the Post-Amazon Era

Retail in the Post-Amazon Era

Bringing Technology into Retail   Hundreds of department stores across North America have shut their doors for good with predictions of more than a quarter of shopping malls following suit in the next four years. Brand giants such as Sears, Toys ‘R’ Us,...