Effectively using data to measure product success at every stage of its lifecycle
The product lifecycle has changed indelibly, and the effective use of data is driving that change every step of the way.
OCR: applying a laser-like vision to manufacturing processes
Optical Character Recognition (OCR) is not a new technology, but advances in artificial intelligence will enable manufacturers to get more value out of it.
On the road to a greener system of vehicle manufacturing
A silent revolution is transforming the UK’s automotive industry.
Why man and machine need to work together for the best results
Despite fears of technology taking our jobs, new research reminds us that the best results still emerge when man and machine work effectively together.
How tech is revolutionising our sleep, for the better
Technology companies are recognising the importance of sleep in a world where health is paramount.
How drones are helping to protect the environment
Easy-to-fly drones allow conservationists to monitor everything from animal populations to climate change – and even restore fire-damaged forests and coral reefs.
The data that's driving China's hidden champions
Chinese companies are an increasingly proactive force on the global economy, but what factors underpin their growth?
Industry 4.0 and X.0 and the state of security
As digital transformation continues across industry, how can we tackle the growing security vulnerabilities we may find ourselves exposed to because of our interconnectedness?
Edge Computing – could it have a bigger impact than cloud over the next decade?
Processing data closer to the location where it’s needed will improve response times and save bandwidth – but the question remains whether the technology will cause a seismic shift for businesses like cloud computing has.
Smarter, safer drilling: innovation in the oil and gas industry
Rigs and vessels can be harsh and hazardous environments, but technology is helping to improve safety and maintenance.