Smart HVAC start-up Dabbel raises €3.6m

German property-technology start-up Dabbel has raised €3.6m in a financing round. Founded in 2018, Dabbel has developed cloud-based AI software that plugs into the building management systems (BMS) of [...]

ADI digitally transforms Burnley stadium

English Premier League club Burnley is turning Turf Moor into one of the most digitally advanced stadiums in European football using technology from local firm ADI. ADI’s proprietary LED [...]

QA Cafe tester checks smart home products

New Hampshire-based QA Cafe, a provider of network test and analysis tools, has released an automated tester to improve feature and protocol interoperability of IoT and smart home products. [...]

J2 upgrades Fin smart building software

California-based Siemens subsidiary J2 Innovations has upgraded its software platform for smart buildings, smart equipment and IoT applications. The dashboard builder app gives OEMs, facility managers and end-users the [...]

Montreal picks Oseda software to manage construction

Montreal has selected Aïdi construction project management software from local company Oseda to manage all its projects for the next seven years. This should help ensure that budgets and [...]

Dali Alliance specification covers wireless and IP networks

The Dali Alliance has launched Dali+, a specification that covers Dali lighting control over wireless and IP-based networks. Dali+ builds on the existing Dali lighting-control features in wired Dali-2 [...]

LG opens smart laundromat in Manila

South Korean firm LG Electronics has opened a smart laundromat in the Philippines capital of Manila. The Laundry Lounge is a digital, contactless public laundry facility designed to deliver [...]

Construction starts on Birmingham smart building

The construction of smart-enabled building Enterprise Wharf is underway at the Innovation Birmingham Campus in the UK. The development of Enterprise Wharf marks the expansion of the region’s digital [...]

Clever doormat automatically cleans shoes

A Dallas start-up has invented a smart doormat that automatically releases a mist that kills germs on the bottom of people’s shoes. Nebula Mat has launched an introductory Kickstarter [...]

Smart ring could unlock doors, literally

House key, wallet, health insurance card, hotel key card – a smart finger ring being developed by Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute for Casting, Composite & Processing Technology could replace all [...]

LG helps US homes order smart consumables

After record numbers of consumers upgraded to smart home appliances in the past year, South Korean firm LG Electronics’ US subsidiary is improving user convenience with its centralised ThinQ [...]

Latium integrates PCL smart construction into IoT OS

Canadian firm Latium Technologies has integrated PCL’s Job Site Insights (JSI) smart construction platform into its IoT operating system. “This agreement brings together PCL’s dynamic and highly capable smart [...]