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'Internet of animals' spreads its wings

10 September 2018

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The French satellite system ARGOS that for 30 years has been used to track animals across the globe is getting a major overhaul and expansion.

A new company, Kinéis, will take over its operation and launch 20 small satellites to start tracking objects of all kinds as well.

There is a growing market for services that manage connected devices.

Source: BBC

Image credit: M.FEDAK/SMRU - ARGOS has enabled scientists to attach small tags to animals to track and study their movements.

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