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    902, 2018

    The AmbaSense Dashboard – An Introduction

    By | February 9th, 2018|Categories: Tiaki|

    An integral part of the temparature monitoring with Tiakis is the online dashboard. It shows you at a glance how your fridges and freezers are performing. Figure 1 There are 2 different options to view the [...]

    2701, 2018

    Renfrewshire uses internet of things technology to detect fuel poverty

    By | January 27th, 2018|Categories: IoT, LoRaWAN, Sensors|

    A network of sensors is monitoring temperature, humidity and CO2 in social housing in Paisley Internet of things technology is being trialled in social housing in Renfrewshire to help detect fuel poverty and other housing issues. [...]

    501, 2018

    How to protect your brand from food-safety issues

    By | January 5th, 2018|Categories: Food safety culture, Food Safety News, HACCP, IoT, Restaurants|

    Nearly everyone can name the brand that suffered a catastrophic food-safety outbreak that caused multiple illnesses, shareholder and class action lawsuits and a voluntary shutdown of all stores for a day. But I'll bet you most people could [...]

    401, 2018

    Want to hear the cold truth? Your fridge full of leftovers could be dangerous

    By | January 4th, 2018|Categories: Food Safety News|

    TWO-THIRDS of all fridges in the UK are too warm, according to a report from official food waste advisory body Wrap. They should be set at between 3°C and 5°C but as many as one [...]

    401, 2018

    IoT Markets to Watch in 2018

    By | January 4th, 2018|Categories: IoT, Sensors|

    Predictive maintenance and asset tracking are two big IoT markets to watch in 2018 because they will provide real efficiencies and improved safety. The real IoT trends to watch in 2018 are not telling your [...]

    401, 2018

    Improving Operations And Maintenance With IoT

    By | January 4th, 2018|Categories: IoT, Temperature Control, Temperature Technology|

    With Internet of Things technology in place, facility maintenance decisions are made easier and more efficient. Buildings today are more connected than ever. It’s not unusual to control temperature, lighting, and other mechanical components automatically [...]

    1711, 2017

    Marriott creates smart guestroom lab

    By | November 17th, 2017|Categories: IoT, Uncategorized|

    A new hotel room prototype from Marriott would let guests control everything from the temperature of the shower to the color of the light with the sound of their voice. The smart hotel rooms include devices and [...]

    1011, 2017

    Harrogate care home fined £1.6m after allowing 91 year old female resident to freeze to death

    By | November 10th, 2017|Categories: Compliance, Food Safety News, IoT|

    A major care group has been fined £1.6 million for allowing a 91-year-old woman to freeze to death in a Harrogate nursing home by failing to heat her room and provide her with any hot [...]

    The AmbaSense Dashboard – An Introduction

    February 9th, 2018|0 Comments

    An integral part of the temparature monitoring with Tiakis is the online dashboard. It shows you at a glance how your fridges and freezers are performing. Figure 1 There are 2 different options to view the [...]

    Renfrewshire uses internet of things technology to detect fuel poverty

    January 27th, 2018|0 Comments

    A network of sensors is monitoring temperature, humidity and CO2 in social housing in Paisley Internet of things technology is being trialled in social housing in Renfrewshire to help detect fuel poverty and other housing issues. [...]

    How to protect your brand from food-safety issues

    January 5th, 2018|0 Comments

    Nearly everyone can name the brand that suffered a catastrophic food-safety outbreak that caused multiple illnesses, shareholder and class action lawsuits and a voluntary shutdown of all stores for a day. But I'll bet you most people could [...]

    Want to hear the cold truth? Your fridge full of leftovers could be dangerous

    January 4th, 2018|0 Comments

    TWO-THIRDS of all fridges in the UK are too warm, according to a report from official food waste advisory body Wrap. They should be set at between 3°C and 5°C but as many as one [...]

    IoT Markets to Watch in 2018

    January 4th, 2018|0 Comments

    Predictive maintenance and asset tracking are two big IoT markets to watch in 2018 because they will provide real efficiencies and improved safety. The real IoT trends to watch in 2018 are not telling your [...]

    Improving Operations And Maintenance With IoT

    January 4th, 2018|0 Comments

    With Internet of Things technology in place, facility maintenance decisions are made easier and more efficient. Buildings today are more connected than ever. It’s not unusual to control temperature, lighting, and other mechanical components automatically [...]

    Marriott creates smart guestroom lab

    November 17th, 2017|0 Comments

    A new hotel room prototype from Marriott would let guests control everything from the temperature of the shower to the color of the light with the sound of their voice. The smart hotel rooms include devices and [...]

    Harrogate care home fined £1.6m after allowing 91 year old female resident to freeze to death

    November 10th, 2017|0 Comments

    A major care group has been fined £1.6 million for allowing a 91-year-old woman to freeze to death in a Harrogate nursing home by failing to heat her room and provide her with any hot [...]

    Spanish police to investigate 800 Brits who’ve made ‘food poisoning claims’ on holiday against Mallorca, Menorca and Ibiza hotels

    November 5th, 2017|0 Comments

    Police are investigating up to 800 British tourists who have submitted ' food poisoning claims' against all-inclusive hotels in Spain's Balearic Islands. They say the cases were filed through 77 law firms and there will now be an [...]

    What foods require temperature control ?

    November 4th, 2017|0 Comments

    The following are examples of various food  that under normal conditions of storage and use and in the absence of adequate preserving factors should be kept under temperature control (both chill and hot holding) so [...]

    Internet of Things Examples and Applications

    November 4th, 2017|0 Comments

    "Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic” — Arthur C. Clarke, Profiles of the Future The Internet of Things (IoT) promises to bring immense value to our lives. By continuing to connect all the “things” in our world, [...]

    What is IoT? – A Simple Explanation of the Internet of Things

    November 4th, 2017|0 Comments

    A simple answer to, "What is IoT?". Whether it's for your own understanding or to send to friends/family/customers, this explanation is meant for anybody. “The Internet of Things (IoT) is a system of interrelated computing [...]