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How incorporating IoT into the cold supply chain could save florists millions this Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day will bring in an estimated 2.6 billion in spending for 2017. Even though the floral industry will see a 10-fold increase in demand, approximately 40% of flowers will not be sold. IoT has the capability to optimize the perishable goods industry, by monitoring temperature, humidity, and space usage.

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Friday Five

Here’s today’s top five:

Ottawa Senators

Which NHL team has the most positive fans?

What do Data Scientists do for fun during the NHL Playoffs? Using Azure Sentiment Analysis, we went through close to 100 000 Tweets from Senators, Bruins, Leafs, and Capitals fans. Lixar was able to track how fans were feeling in real-time as their favourite teams took them on the emotional rollercoaster that is the NHL playoffs.

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