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New Research Shows Smart Factories May Soon Be a Reality  

Smart factories can efficiently run more independently than their counterparts through advanced digital and automated technologies. These factories operate at increased speed and productivity, and can be monitored and operated remotely. According to Deloitte, smart factories help businesses achieve a 20% improved asset efficiency, 30% improved product quality, 30% reduced costs, and 10% improvement in […]

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What is Wi-Fi 6 Extended?

The new wireless networking standard 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6) delivers enhanced wireless technology in dense environments where it can more effectively overcome interference from cells on the same channel. An even newer version of Wi-Fi 6, dubbed “Wi-Fi 6 Extended” (Wi-Fi 6E), could deliver even better service. As Jerry Jackson in PC Mag reports, Wi-Fi 6E […]

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Use Cases for Autonomous Vehicle Technology

A future with widespread autonomous vehicle (AV) technology could include less traffic, safer roads, and interconnected vehicles that allow drivers to sit back and enjoy the ride. Expected to reach $556.67 billion USD by 2026, the market place for AV technology is growing quickly. However, the industry still has a long way to go. In […]

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The Smart Grid Could Hold the Keys to Electric Vehicles

Globally, the use of Electric Vehicles (EV), a key component in the move to achieve overall sustainable urban mobility, is seeing strong growth and reaching record-breaking levels of sales. In anticipation of increasing challenges resulting from climate change and fossil fuel scarcity, utilities are faced with the challenges of decarbonizing electricity generation and meeting the […]

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The Benefits of Smart Cities: IEEE Innovation at Work

The Benefits of Smart Cities

Smart Cities are here, using Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to improve the power grid and other utilities, increasing efficiency and stretching municipal funding. But that isn’t all.  Imagine you are heading to an event in a city where parking is notoriously difficult.  Don’t worry about parking your car.  Instead drive your autonomous vehicle to the […]

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6 Ways You’ll Directly Benefit from the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) continues to have an impact on our personal and professional lives. Some IOT benefits are subtle, but others are impossible to miss. Whether you’re already an IoT guru or barely a novice, below are six ways you will directly benefit from the Internet of Things:   Connectivity: Say goodbye to […]

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