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Internet of Things & Connected Technologies - First Steps towards a Connected Future

First steps towards a connected future.<p>The exciting potential of the Internet of Things has been talked about a lot. With billions of new connections …

What does "smart" actually mean?

We are lucky to live in a world with almost unlimited access to information, communication and transport. The amount of available data is so huge …

Banking in a connected world

The World of Finance is under pressure. Tremendous pressure. In fact, it’s difficult to imagine a time when there was so much change happening so …

What's on the horizon for Lloyd's?

Businesses rely on information. It’s like gold dust to them. They need it to make decisions and they need it to survive. When businesses move into a …

Health Care

The technological maturity of the Internet of Things

Articles about the Internet of Things are now a daily feature. It is clear where IoT is in the hype cycle but where is it in terms of its technology …

Internet of Things

Guest blog: security and identity for the Internet of Things

As we have seen this week, insecure connected devices threaten to derail the momentum that is building around IoT. It appears that connected security …

Internet of Things

Making London Smarter

We read about smart cities all the time. But what does being smart actually mean and what makes a city more intelligent?<p>Each city is a living …

Smart Cities

Why insurance will be a boon for IoT device and service providers

IoT in insurance presents an existential challenge for insurers, Andrew tells Martyn Warwick, but they have no choice but to adopt it and innovate.. …

11 UK internet of things startups to watch out for in 2016

The Future of IoT and Insurance

Our view is quite simply that within the next five years there will be two types of insurers – those who have the Internet of Things (IoT) baked into …

Internet of Things

In Depth: Do we really need smart cities?

Introduction and making a smart cityBy 2030, around 92.2% of the UK population will be living in a city, according to the World Resources Institute. …

Smart Cities

Insurers urged to adopt IoT technologies

<i>A report published today has found that consumers are demanding that their insurers harness the potential IoT offers to improve services.</i><p>Conducted …

The insurenet of things is here

<b>IoT ought to be simple for insurers but I’m not so sure….</b><p>Insurers were one of the early users of “big data.” Think about it– they ask 30+ questions …

Internet of Things

What Next For The Connected Home?

With approximately 1.9 billion connected home devices being shipped by 2019 (bringing in $490 billion in revenue) [1] the connected home is landing …

Internet of Things

One IoT Solution Please

In the future, there will be two types of business model; those that leverage the benefits that IoT has to offer, and those that ‘used to exist’.<p>That …

Intelligent Insurance Solutions for a Connected World.

Insurtech solutions for a connected world. Concirrus provides a software platform to help insurers leverage data from the internet of things for new …

Internet of Things

EU Data Regulations

The European Parliament has finally voted to approve significant reforms to the way that data is managed in the EU. This process, involving …