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The enchanted brolly stand: a Lucy Rogers recipe

Written by Dr Lucy Rogers | June 27, 2017 | Blog

Ever been caught without your umbrella on a rainy day? If only you had a connected brolly stand to alert you to the weather outside! Dr Lucy Rogers presents a recipe for a connected brolly stand you can create yourself, with a little help from IBM and Weather Company Data. Overview Connect Neopixels to WeMos ...read more


Blockchain for vehicle brand and experience

Written by Matthew Jones | June 14, 2017 | Automotive

This is the fifth of six blog posts that examine how the Automotive industry will be impacted by Blockchain. In this post I elaborate two use cases on vehicle brand and experience. Vehicle software management A premium car manufacturer wants to offer its car owners ability to download software apps over-the-air to their vehicle; including ...read more


Blockchain for automotive sales, services and finance

Written by Matthew Jones | June 7, 2017 | Automotive

This is the fourth of six blog posts that examine how the Automotive industry will be impacted by Blockchain. In this post I elaborate on two use cases in the area of retail sales, service and finance. Vehicle registration Registration of a new vehicle or registration transfer of a used vehicle is a time consuming ...read more


Watson predicts the winners: Eurovision 2017

Written by Lynne Slowey and Demetre Quartey | May 10, 2017 | Blog

Yodeling rappers, dancing gorillas, a horse on a step ladder, excessive key changes – that’s right ladies and gentlemen, Eurovision 2017 is here, and this Saturday we’ll see who shines and sings to steal the show. I’ll admit I’m writing this post as an excuse to spend work time watching the rehearsals and reading up ...read more


Designing for success: Start with who, not what

Written by Ryan Boyles | April 26, 2017 | Blog

In between the many different discussions going on in and around the IBM Booth this week at Hannover Messe, I caught up with Marcel Baron, from the IBM Global Electronics Center of Competency.  Marcel is a Senior Managing Consultant focused on Digital Strategy and Design Interactive Experience. It is Marcel who designed several of the ...read more


A tale of two IoT platforms: Enabling faster prototyping of IoT and M2M solutions

Written by Tim Connors | February 7, 2017 | Electronics, Platform

AT&T, a US based multinational communications company is connecting millions of Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Partnering with IBM, developers can deliver IoT innovation and insights on a hybrid cloud platform. Taking the next step forward in a long-standing collaboration AT&T and IBM have a long standing relationship which has deepened over the past twenty ...read more


IoT security round-up: January 2017

Written by Karen Lewis | February 1, 2017 | Security

The latest information about IoT security IoT has the potential to create real business value and transform industries. While the insights gained from IoT data drive revenue streams and forge lasting customer relationships, businesses need to protect and secure their entire IoT environment. SECURITY Announcement: Watson IoT Platform adds advanced security capability & price plan New ...read more