Bit Stew hopes to automate oil sands with $17.2m in funding

Could the Internet of Things bring more efficiency to Alberta’s oilfields? Vancouver company Bit Stew Systems hopes so, and it...

May 14th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Intel goes to school

Intel goes to school

On Maine's Great Duck Island, scientists studying small sea birds called Leach's storm petrels are using a network of tiny...

March 28th, 2005 Jaikumar Vijayan

How GM uses wireless on plant floors

How GM uses wireless on plant floors

Wireless technologies for harvesting real-time data off factory networks - and strategies for putting such information to use - were...

March 15th, 2005 Phil Hochmuth

Microsoft to open research lab in India

Microsoft to open research lab in India

Microsoft Corp. is setting up a research lab in Bangalore, India, that will focus on areas including computing technologies for...

November 30th, 2004 John Ribeiro