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The future for voice technology in the Enterprise

Developed in the 70’s, voice applications have taken time to reach the masses but are on the verge of changing the way we live and work. John Harris, from Panasonic TOUGHBOOK research and development, takes a look at the opportunities in business.

Tech trends transforming the logistics industry

The smooth running of supply chain logistics has never been more important to business. Technology has transformed the industry to ensure it continues to deliver under increasing pressures. We look at the latest tech trends and how they are helping.

The logistics industry’s sustainability hero

How are logistics companies managing the balance between profitable operation and sustainable business? And how are they treating sustainability as an opportunity to get ahead of the competition?

Digital twins in transportation

A giant leap for the logistics industry, but what is a digital twin? In short, it’s exactly what it sounds like: a virtual, duplicated model of a process, product or service. Read more.

How connectivity is driving the logistics industry

No sector is more familiar with the advantages of connected technology than transport and logistics. But where is the industry headed now? How is it adapting to the new challenges and emerging opportunities this decade presents?

AI and AR: Powering Logistics 4.0

When it comes to logistics, AI’s applications range from simple tasks like optimised freight route-mapping, to the more experimental, such as Google’s Tossing Bot1: a robot arm powered by machine learning technology. Read more.

Mobile computing helping the Ambulance service

Mobile computing and specialist software applications are transforming the way paramedics and ambulance services across Europe deliver care. Reidar Gårdebäck, CEO at Ortivus, explains how.

Digital investment to help Europe Bounce Back

Digital adoption has accelerated in 2020 as a result of the challenging times. Europe is doubling down on its investment and looking to digital technology to help the economy and society to bounce back.

Connected Asset Management

Modern smart communities are being built on a foundation of connected asset management using IoT sensor and control technologies. Joe Powell, Key Account Manager – Government & Healthcare at Panasonic TOUGHBOOK takes a closer look.