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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. [...]

    1501, 2018

    How to protect your brand from food-safety issues

    By | January 15th, 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 [...]

    1001, 2018

    Internet of Things Examples and Applications

    By | January 10th, 2018|Categories: IoT|

    "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, [...]

    701, 2018

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

    By | January 7th, 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 [...]

    2612, 2017

    Improving Operations And Maintenance With IoT

    By | December 26th, 2017|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 [...]

    1412, 2017

    Your IoT Advantage

    By | December 14th, 2017|Categories: IoT, Tiaki|

    At the heart of the Tiaki sensor is a brand-new IoT chip called the ESP8266. It delivers unparalleled performance in a small but powerful package. Featuring built-in WiFi, it connects directly to your WiFi network. [...]

    Using Blockchain, IoT Sensors and Food-Sensing Tech to Address Food Safety Concerns

    January 26th, 2019|0 Comments

    New emerging traceability technologies including Internet-of-Things (IoT) sensors, blockchain and food-sensing technologies, have the potential to support the positive transformation of the food system, according to a new research by the World Economic Forum (WEF). [...]

    Care Home Management – Temperature Risk for Residents

    November 15th, 2018|0 Comments

    The risks of not monitoring the temperature of your rooms, food and drugs effectively Martin Platt, Partner at AmbaSense talks to Care Home Management magazine about the risks associated with poor temperature control within UK [...]

    Call for mandatory food score display

    October 12th, 2018|0 Comments

    With fewer than half of businesses in England showing their food hygiene ratings to customers, the Local Government Association is calling for displaying ratings to become mandatory in England, as it is in Wales and [...]

    Hambleton Business Awards 2018

    September 30th, 2018|0 Comments

    AmbaSense Shortlisted for Innovation Award AmbaSense honoured to be shortlisted in the Innovation category of the 2018 Hambleton Business Awards. Nine Hambleton businesses are celebrating after taking top prizes at the district council’s annual awards [...]

    Listeria lowdown

    July 26th, 2018|0 Comments

    It’s the most dangerous food poisoning bug you’d probably hardly ever heard of – at least until a few days ago. But now listeria is making headline news and it’s not pretty. The bacterium has caused nine [...]

    AmbaSense at Google HQ in London #tiaki

    July 5th, 2018|0 Comments

    AmbaSense were at Google HQ in London this week to talk about accelerated marketing and IoT technology. "In 2018, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will have the ability to access IoT technology more than ever [...]

    Is IoT the Key to the Future of Food Safety?

    June 28th, 2018|0 Comments

    Sensors are becoming essential components of the supply chain, with temperature, sensors are one of the primary concerns. “Temperature has the biggest impact on food safety”, says Martin Platt, Partner at AmbaSense, a sensor technology [...]

    Brewing Beer? We have the perfect temperature sensor #Tiaki!

    June 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

    Brewing beer. What could be more fun than actually drinking it? A major factor for a good fermentation is temperature. Yeast is greatly affected by temperature; too cold and they go dormant, too hot (more [...]

    Is your fridge making you ill? How to avoid the risk of food poisoning

    April 24th, 2018|0 Comments

    THE COLD truth about most household fridges is they are operating at the wrong temperature and leaving people at risk of food poisoning, a study has revealed. An investigation by BBC One's Rip Off Britain: [...]

    An Inspector Calls – How do you monitor your fridge temperature – butter, jelly or Tiaki? By DanH

    March 12th, 2018|0 Comments

    As a local authority Environmental Health Officer, who inspects food businesses and awards food hygiene ratings, I have seen countless methods used to monitor fridge temperatures. Some work and some clearly don’t. When monitoring a [...]

    Why technology holds the key to the future of food safety

    March 11th, 2018|0 Comments

    Rather than posing any sort of “threat”, the digital transformation brings immense opportunities for boosting transparency, organisational efficiency and implementing rigorous monitoring processes. Technology is revolutionising businesses, and the FMCG sector is no exception. The [...]

    South Africa listeria: Source of ‘world’s worst outbreak’ found

    March 5th, 2018|0 Comments

    South Africa says it has finally traced the source of a listeria outbreak that has killed 180 people in the past year - said to make it the worst in history ! The source is [...]