I mentored a great startup last year, Farmeron – they are an awesome team, your, hungry and able to produce their own food. I also felt they are trying to bring the second largest market on the planet to the digital age– farming. this news is a great confirmation of the hunch, and I’m looking forward to the future where IT will actually make a difference for the quality of life.
IBM has set out to prove it can revolutionize the food industry with data, starting with China. Six industrial slaughterhouses and 100 markets in Shandong Province are part of a large scale test in tracking pork from farm to customer.
- The Internet of Things: List of Companies Connecting the World (wire.kapitall.com)
- Who Will Control the Internet of Things? (dailyfinance.com)
- 500 Newest Ideas for business startups (viveksuman.wordpress.com)