Care Home Management – Temperature Risk for Residents

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 care homes. AmbaSense is providing the technology behind an adult social care pilot scheme run by a UK council and [...]

By | November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Listeria lowdown

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 deaths across Europe and recently,  43 frozen mixed vegetable and sweetcorn products – from Lidl, Iceland, Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Waitrose [...]

By | July 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tiaki Temperature Sensor Alerts – Dashboard View. By MarcelH

One of the best advantages of using a Tiaki is that it can alert you to anomalies in the temperature of your fridges and freezers. You can set up alerts (Fig. 1) by selecting criteria (greater than / less than) and a temperature. There is also a default alert which will send out a notification via email [...]

By | February 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Marriott creates smart guestroom lab

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 amenities that respond to individual guests and are customizable based on their preferences. The rooms are designed as an application [...]

By | November 17th, 2017|IoT, Uncategorized|0 Comments

4 ways IOT is supporting the food industry

A sensor, internet connection and the ability to communicate: These are the three ingredients that make up the Internet of Things technology. IOT is gaining rapid steam, with companies such as global communication giants, Ericsson and Cisco, making projections of as many of 50 billion devices connected by IOT by 2020. While estimations vary to [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Breakthrough Technologies Enable Food Safety in the Dairy Industry

LONDON, Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The dairy industry is intrinsically complex and multifunctional with consumer demand and current market conditions prompting the reshaping of the industry to deliver improved product quality, stability and safety to customers, while reducing energy and costs. Simultaneously, the advent of novel technologies in the fields of life science development, advanced material [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Overnight stays by workers at sake breweries declining

The traditional method of making sake is declining as breweries are finding it difficult to recruit “toji” workers who stay overnight to monitor the condition of the rice wine. Japan's aging population and a shrinking pool of workers has forced companies to improve the working environment, and the sake brewing industry is no exception. Breweries [...]

By | May 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments