Niklaus Waser

Laptops and Lederhosen: meet Sepp, Motel One’s robot employee

Written by Niklaus Waser | September 18, 2017 | Robotics

Always wanted to chat to a robot in Lederhosen? Now is your chance! Meet Sepp, Motel One’s stylish employee. He is already dressed to the nines in his Lederhosen, typical Bavarian attire, just in time for the biggest beer festival in the world – Oktoberfest! Oh, and he just so happens to be a robot. Sepp ...read more


EEBUS: A new open standard for the Internet of Things

Written by Niklaus Waser | June 26, 2017 | Buildings

Last month, the first ever Plugfest took place on the 23rd floor of the IBM Watson Internet of Things Center in Munich – IBM’s global headquarters of its Watson IoT business unit. Using the EEBUS standard for communication between products, various manufacturers completed a test-run for digital heating systems. The EEBus Initiative e.V. is an ...read more