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Farms of the Future

For many of us, the traditional food cycle meant childhood visits to the farm, feeding farmyard animals and seeing never-ending fields of crops in the great...

The Evolution of Prosthetics

  • 3D Printing
  • Bluetooth
  • IoT

Prosthetics have been around for centuries, all the way back to the earliest known prosthetic body part, a big toe.

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The Death of the Wallet

In recent years the use of cash has declined within the UK economy, with the levels of card payments on the rise accounting for 32% of GDP (Gross Domestic...

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Wearables, IoT, and the Digital Health Sector

  • IoT

The future of digital health is a very exciting prospect, with the evolution of technology and the world of IoT (Internet of Things), there is a huge...

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How I experienced the tech revolution

  • Amazon Echo
  • Android
  • iOS
  • Microsoft Azure

From the Nokia 6210, to my intelligent digital personal assistant.

Ideas

Connected Cooking and a Kitchen Evolution

Life in the kitchen has seen a steady evolution over time, starting with the design and architecture. The kitchen used to be an area reserved for servants...

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Technology to swear by, on, or at

As we flew back from Mobile World Congress 2016, our minds full of visions of connected cars and dreams of smart cities, we came across a newspaper article...

Experimental

Email-a-Tree and Netflix Socks

Skill Got It

  • Bluetooth
  • IoT

Microsoft Azure Highlights

  • IoT
  • Microsoft Azure

Design

The Latest Tech for You and Your Pet

  • Amazon
  • Bluetooth
  • IoT

This is a story about how the Internet of Things is impacting one of the most important things in our lives: our pets.

How smart is your city?

Over half of the world’s population live in cities; 34 of these alone have over 10 million residents. Cities are investing in advanced infrastructures,...

Virtual Reality in 2016

  • Microsoft
  • Sony

Virtual Reality has long been transforming the plans for big industries, and that does not seem to be slowing down!

Smartphones and travel: How do you book your vacations?

The digital age has already changed the way we shop, work, and play - and has now changed the way we travel.

How connected will your car be?

  • Android
  • iOS
  • IoT

In the past year there has been a significant rise in the number of connected cars on the road, and as internet integration becomes more commonplace the...

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What is smart about home insurance?

  • IoT

Smart technology is stepping into homes around the world and insurers want to get involved. The connected home allows you and your insurer to monitor and...

AllJoyn + Philips Hue = Spectrum

  • Raspberry Pi
  • Windows
  • Windows IoT Core

Company News

Consuming the Consumer Electronics Show

In the first week of January 2016 we swapped the clouds and snowy peaks of Seattle for the red mountains and proud towers of Las Vegas. There, among the...

Development

Amazon Echo Concepts

  • Bluetooth
  • IoT

At Matchbox we love creating ideas and concepts, especially when the target of our imaginings is as charmingly sleek as the Amazon Echo.

Blinkbox Music

  • Windows