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Fitbit Introduces Fitbit Flow, a Low-Cost Emergency Ventilator, to Help Address Urgent Global Needs During COVID-19 Crisis

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 9:05pm

Fitbit Flow has obtained Emergency Use Authorization from the FDA for use during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • Fitbit Flow has obtained Emergency Use Authorization from the FDA for use during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Fitbits diverse line of innovative and popular products include Fitbit Charge 4 , Fitbit Charge 3 , Fitbit Inspire HR , Fitbit Inspire and Fitbit Ace 2 activity trackers, as well as the Fitbit Ionic and Fitbit Versa family of smartwatches, Fitbit Flyer wireless headphones, and Fitbit Aria family of smart scales.
  • Fitbit and the Fitbit logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Fitbit, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries.
  • 1 Fitbit Flow has been authorized by FDA under an EUA for use during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

Axora Launches Smart Mining Resource Centre To Help Mining Companies Recover From Covid-19

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 4:41pm

LONDON, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Axora, an innovation hub providing a global marketplace of proven digital solutions has launched an online Smart Mining resource centre to help mining companies rebound from and thrive after the global Coronavirus pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Axora, an innovation hub providing a global marketplace of proven digital solutions has launched an online Smart Mining resource centre to help mining companies rebound from and thrive after the global Coronavirus pandemic.
  • The centre provides the latest industry insights and access to digital solutions and technologies which mining companies can adopt to accelerate their business growth, reduce wasted investment, and avoid duplication.
  • Dr. Nick Mayhew, Chief Commercial Officer for Axora said: "The downtime caused by Covid-19 offers mining companies a unique opportunity to improve their digital solutions, accelerate their digital transformation roadmaps and enable 'Smart Mines'.
  • Axora's Smart Mining digital solutions comprise all three types of technology that make up Smart Mining - smart devices, smart connected devices and IoT - which can help transform and revolutionise mining companies in a post-Covid world.

Smart Buildings Innovator Igor Launches Intelligent Disinfection Solution

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 3:07pm

DES MOINES, Iowa, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Smart buildings innovator Igor today announced the general availability of Nexos Intelligent Disinfection .

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  • DES MOINES, Iowa, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Smart buildings innovator Igor today announced the general availability of Nexos Intelligent Disinfection .
  • The solution pairs ultraviolet (UV-C) lighting with Internet of Things (IoT) controls to enable widespread, automated disinfection of surfaces.
  • Aware of the potential dangers of UV-C lighting, Stewart and his team of Igor technologists designed Nexos Intelligent Disinfection to connect with other smart devices, such as occupancy sensors and motion detectors.
  • Igor's flagship product, Nexos, is a PoE-based IoT smart building platform that incorporates hardware, software and cloud analytics to enable smart and secure buildings.

Global Enterprise & Industrial Automation Outlook, 2020-2025: Focus on Artificial Intelligence, Industrial IoT and Smart Machines

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 2:45pm

DUBLIN, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Artificial Intelligence, Industrial IoT, and Smart Machines in Enterprise and Industrial Automation 2020 - 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Artificial Intelligence, Industrial IoT, and Smart Machines in Enterprise and Industrial Automation 2020 - 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Along with Artificial Intelligence, IoT connectivity, and M2M communications, smart machines are a key component of smart systems, which include many emerging technologies such as smart dust, neurocomputing, and advanced robotics.
  • The drivers for enterprise and industrial adoption of smart machines include improvements in the smart workplace, smart data discovery, cognitive automation, and more.
  • ), embedded software systems (such as machine monitoring and control systems), neurocomputers (such as purpose-built intelligent machines), and smart wearable devices.

Wearable Technology Trends in Healthcare | Quantzig’s Perspective on What’s in Store for 2020

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 2:03pm
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  • Wearable technology in healthcare is at an inflection point with new advancements and newer devices being introduced on a daily basis.
  • Also, increasing incidence of diseases and the outbreak of pandemics are further poised to contribute to an increase in the adoption of wearable technology trends in healthcare devices.
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Spoke IoT and ServiceMax Partnership Seamlessly Integrates IoT Device Data and Field Services

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 2:00pm

The integrated offering of Spoke IoT's infrastructure with ServiceMax's field service management platform leverages real-time data from customers' devices to seamlessly automate their field service operations by leveraging real-time data from their installed base.

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  • The integrated offering of Spoke IoT's infrastructure with ServiceMax's field service management platform leverages real-time data from customers' devices to seamlessly automate their field service operations by leveraging real-time data from their installed base.
  • Spoke IoT provides secure, encrypted Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity for remote monitoring of connected devices and leverages Artificial Intelligence (AI) to convert device data into actionable information.
  • "By providing full integration of IoT device data with our field service capabilities, this partnership provides our customers with a whole new level of smart, automated service," said Dara Sherafat, Senior Director of Global Technology Alliances at ServiceMax.
  • For further information or to arrange a demo of the integrated service offering from Spoke IoT and ServiceMax, contact:

Midea Recognized as First Company in China to Achieve UL's IoT Security Rating

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- UL , a leading global safety science company, today announced that Midea is the first company in China to be recognized for achieving UL's IoT Security Rating.

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  • NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- UL , a leading global safety science company, today announced that Midea is the first company in China to be recognized for achieving UL's IoT Security Rating.
  • The IoT Security Rating is a security claim verification and labeling solution for consumer IoT products that categorizes products according to an ascending five-level scale: Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum and Diamond.
  • UL's solution helps manufacturers and developers demonstrate the security due diligence of their products by leveraging proven security best practices and rating the security posture of IoT products.
  • UL's IoT Security Rating also supports manufacturers by helping to demonstrate that their products meet the threshold of reasonable security features as required in U.S. IoT security regulations and recommended in global IoT security guidelines.

E.S.I. Novel to Launch Smart IoT Skin Rejuvenation Solution JÓLI360

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

Novel, part of Essence Group , JLI360 offers synergetic treatments that bring together unique technologies and capabilities.

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  • Novel, part of Essence Group , JLI360 offers synergetic treatments that bring together unique technologies and capabilities.
  • Using a sophisticated skin analyser, JLI360 can accurately measure three skin parameters: Hydration, Elasticity, and Sebum.
  • Leveraging IoT technology, this data is then transferred onto the JLI360 touch screen tablet, allowing cosmeticians to provide personalised treatments based on skin's condition and client's needs.
  • As part of the Essence Group, E.S.I Novel has leveraged 25 years of expertise in IoT and big data to develop JLI360, a smart IoT skin rejuvenation solution.

E.S.I. Novel to Launch Smart IoT Skin Rejuvenation Solution JÓLI360

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

Novel, part of Essence Group , JLI360 offers synergetic treatments that bring together unique technologies and capabilities.

Key Points: 
  • Novel, part of Essence Group , JLI360 offers synergetic treatments that bring together unique technologies and capabilities.
  • Using a sophisticated skin analyser, JLI360 can accurately measure three skin parameters: Hydration, Elasticity, and Sebum.
  • Leveraging IoT technology, this data is then transferred onto the JLI360 touch screen tablet, allowing cosmeticians to provide personalised treatments based on skin's condition and client's needs.
  • As part of the Essence Group, E.S.I Novel has leveraged 25 years of expertise in IoT and big data to develop JLI360, a smart IoT skin rejuvenation solution.

Lantronix Teams With Tangen Biosciences in the Fight Against COVID-19

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

To create the portable device for point-of-care use, the Tangen team chose Lantronixs xPico 250 IoT gateway to meet the size constraints needed for its GeneSpark device.

Key Points: 
  • To create the portable device for point-of-care use, the Tangen team chose Lantronixs xPico 250 IoT gateway to meet the size constraints needed for its GeneSpark device.
  • xPico 250 also met Tangens need for WPA-2 Enterprise Security requirements and support of Ethernet, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
  • Lantronix, Inc. is a global provider of engineering services, hardware, and software solutions for Edge Computing, the Internet of Things (IoT), and Out-of-Band Management (OOBM).
  • Lantronix enables its customers to provide reliable and secure IoT Intelligent Edge and OOBM solutions while accelerating time to market.