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Blockchain platform aims to facilitate data-sharing and monetisation

Blockchain platform aims to facilitate data-sharing and monetisation

Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Continental claim the platform will overcome many of the barriers to sharing vehicle data from connected and autonomous cars

Accenture platform aims to unleash AI without the need for deep data expertise

Accenture platform aims to unleash AI without the need for deep data expertise

Accenture’s Applied Intelligence platform claims to provide non-data scientists with the tools and access to the data they need to rapidly assemble applications

Seat and IBM announce urban mobility app

Seat and IBM announce urban mobility app

Mobility Advisor will use the IBM Watson artificial intelligence app to help urban citizens make more informed choices about daily transportation options

Ericsson will “switch on” 5G globally in 2019

Ericsson will “switch on” 5G globally in 2019

Speaking at MWC19, president and CEO Börje Ékholm says the company has commercial 5G deals with 10 named service providers and 42 MoUs

Sprint set to launch 5G in nine US cities

Sprint set to launch 5G in nine US cities

The communications services company has announced that standards-based 5G is on-air with a commercial service expected to be available in the first four cities in May

Robots equipped with facial and voice recognition at MWC19

Robots equipped with facial and voice recognition at MWC19

The androids include the the Smart Service Robot that can man reception areas and a surveillance robot that can detect the presence of strangers

D-Link and Microsoft collaborate on smart cities

D-Link and Microsoft collaborate on smart cities

The networking specialist will use Microsoft’s Azure technology to deliver tailor-made intelligent edge solutions in areas such as public safety, traffic management and pollution control

Cisco and Airtel lay foundations for India’s 5G future

Cisco and Airtel lay foundations for India’s 5G future

The fully-automated IP network architecture will help to support the growth of key verticals such as smart cities, utilities and manufacturing

uCIFI Alliance to unveil universal data model for smart city interoperability

uCIFI Alliance to unveil universal data model for smart city interoperability

The uCIFI Alliance is unveiling a data model that will provide interoperability and interchangeability between IoT devices from various suppliers

Putting connected car mobility on the map

Putting connected car mobility on the map

An integrated solution for mobile network operators aims to monitor and map the connected experience of users on the move across the entire road network