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Smart Screen Solution Uses Movement-Driven Interface, 3D to Engage Students

By using interactive displays powered by intelligent sensors and cameras, Prowise digital learning solutions provide a gesture‑based interactive experience that aims to keep students moving and improve learning outcomes. The solutions also adapt to remote learning, allowing students and teachers to collaborate virtually until in-person classrooms can resume.  

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IoT Office Solutions Help with Cleanliness, Social Distancing

As more businesses and retail stores start to bring back workers from the COVID-19 lockdown, social distancing is becoming an important consideration of workplace safety. New IoT office solutions aim to help facility managers monitor cleanliness, manage workspace occupancy, and prevent overcrowding in communal areas.   

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Virtual Assistants Take on COVID-19 Screening, Docent Duties

Artificial intelligence and speech and gesture interfaces enable VR-assistants and robotic greeters to interact with tourists in new ways at popular museums and events. From health screening to temperature checks to language translation, these virtual assistants help visitors get in, get around, and get more out of the exhibits.  

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Industry 4.0: Understanding the Next Wave of Smart Manufacturing

Industry 4.0 is well underway. The key drivers of this era—IoT, cloud, edge computing, and 5G—are reshaping product development and production. As a solution integrator, you play a vital role in innovation. Attend the Intel Industrial Summit 2020 to hear from experts, meet Intel ecosystem partners, and learn about all the technologies that are building the industry of the future.   

Automation Meets Convenience Store: Micro Markets and Drive-Up Shops

With much of the population aiming to reduce person-to-person interactions, consumers still need to shop, at least for groceries. Once considered novel showcases for technology innovation, stores that use IoT are gaining popularity in a frictionless world.  

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Coffee Industry Taps Blockchain for Smart Sourcing Management

Consumers increasingly demand fair trade and sustainable products, and coffee is no exception as drinkers around the globe want greener beans. The Thank My Farmer app uses IBM’s blockchain technology for intelligent supply chain management, allowing growers, suppliers, distributors, and customers to track where their favorite morning beverage originated.

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Mid-Size Manufacturers Release Cobots into Automation Workstreams

Collaborative robots, or cobots, offer reasonable price tags and customizable add-ons that give medium and smaller manufacturers a viable path toward automating their factory floors.  

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Farmers Go Whole Hog for Intelligent IoT Ag Solution

PigVision uses artificial intelligence in a camera to give hog farmers real-time information about the average daily weight of pigs. Armed with real-time data, they can make more informed decisions about when to bring pigs to market and how to alter feeding schedules, improving farm processes and profits.  

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Autonomous Transports Provide Safe, Contactless Delivery of Essentials

With object detection, collision avoidance, and mapping technology, intelligent robotic transport solutions are being put to work, providing efficient, contactless delivery services for daily essentials, such as food to hospital workers treating COVID-19 patients.   

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Smart Building Tech and Air Sensors Allows Workers to Breathe Easy

As buildings reopen, ensuring employee safety with better air quality is at the forefront of COVID-19 concerns. Companies are looking for advanced ventilation systems that bring in more outside air, ways to clean or disinfect the air, and environmental sensors that monitor air quality within a building.