Category Archives: Internet of Things

New Computer Chips Could Power AI to Next Level – The Wall Street Journal.

I thought you would be interested in the following story from The Wall Street Journal. New Computer Chips Could Power AI to Next Level Download the Wall Street Journal app here: WSJ. – Bob

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IoT Truck Technology Accelerates

Heavy-duty trucks are getting closer than ever to becoming rolling computers. Daimler Trucks North America is working with transportation startup Platform Science to embed software in rigs at the factory, the WSJ Logistics Report’s Jennifer Smith writes, in a move … Continue reading

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Facebook Starts Shift to Remote Workforce – The Wall Street Journal.

WSJ 5/22/2020 Mark Zuckerberg is shifting Facebook, Inc. toward a substantially remote workforce over the next decade, permanently re-configuring the tech giant’s operations around the dispersed structure that the coronavirus pandemic forced on it. The plan, which the Facebook chief executive … Continue reading

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The coronavirus could be highlighting just how overhyped A.I. is from CNBC.com

Sam Shead PUBLISHED WED, APR 29 CNBC The following are excerpts from the article… The world is facing its biggest health crisis in decades but one of the world’s most promising technologies — artificial intelligence (AI) – isn’t playing the … Continue reading

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COVID-19 UPS and CVS will use drones to deliver prescriptions in Florida

COVID-19 presents an opportunity to expand limited drone delivery tests By Andrew J. Hawkins@andyjayhawk  Apr 27, 2020, 10:36am EDT  UPS and CVS are teaming up to deliver prescription medicine via drone to residents of The Villages retirement community in Florida. The service, … Continue reading

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Robots Get Drafted to Delivery Front Lines – The Wall Street Journal.

Adoption of robots and drones carrying goods speeds up as a frightened world craves safe delivery of everything from medical supplies to food. By Christopher Mims  April 25, 2020 12:00 am ET  Wall Street Journal Earlier this week, a pair of … Continue reading

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5G Promises Radical Overhaul for Supply Chains – The Wall Street Journal.

Enhanced capabilities will allow real-time tracking of goods and enable other emerging technologies The enhanced data volumes and speed of 5G will allow for greater delivery-route optimization. PHOTO: ULI DECK/ZUMA PRESS By James Rundle Updated April 12, 2020 10:00 pm ET  … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Disruption Puts Supply Chain Software to the Test – The Wall Street Journal.

AI firms adjust data, algorithms to better respond to Covid-19 impact Supermarket chains have turned to AI models to help keep store shelves stocked. PHOTO: JEREMY HOGAN/ZUMA PRESS By JARED COUNCIL and DAVID UBERTI  April 9, 2020 6:25 am ET  Wall … Continue reading

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Innovative E-commerce Software from ShippingEasy

by F. Robert Jacobs, Ph.D.Oct 18, 2018ShippingEasy is an innovative company that offers software for managing many common supply chain tasks. The software features logic that ties users into the best commercial shipping rates offered by the U.S. Postal Service, … Continue reading

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