Authors Posts by Nicholas Fearn

Nicholas Fearn

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Businesses need more focus on smart device security, says Samsung

A report released this week by tech giant Samsung has identified that businesses are struggling with security and offered some guidance on how they...

Couchbase releases update with IoT improvements

Couchbase, a NoSQL database company, has unveiled the latest version of its database platform to support web, mobile and IoT applications. IoT applications are a big focus...

Bamboo Technology launches M2M network for customers

Managed services company Bamboo Technology, based in Cheltenham, has just launched a machine-to-machine (M2M) network for its customers after a successful trial phase. The company's M2M...

Researchers at Kingston Uni explore ways to make concerts safer

Researchers at Kingston University have secured a €900,000 grant to explore ways a new wave of IoT connected devices could make concerts safer. The research...

Kansas City becomes officially ‘smart’ with IoT, AI and big data

There are always a lot of questions to be asked when it comes to government bodies collecting data about the general public, but officials...

Honeywell and Intel form partnership to enhance retail sector with IoT

Industrial giant Honeywell and semiconductor company Intel have formed a partnership to develop new retail products to enhance logistics, improve inventory visibility and drive supply chain efficiency....

Consumers unaware of the security risks posed by IoT devices, says...

As new connected devices come to market, further evidence emerges that consumers are unaware of the security risks they pose. Around half of British people aren’t aware...

Will in-car AI systems like Amazon’s Alexa revolutionize motoring?

Volkswagen has become the latest car manufacturer to announce Alexa integration. Does this mean we are entering a new motoring revolution? Artificial intelligence has come...

Verizon to boost profit by focusing on IoT & smart city...

American telecoms firm Verizon is looking to capitalize on the potential of Internet of Things and smart city technologies to fight off competition from...

US Army is using IoT tech and data to transform warfare

Connected technology may be disrupting our daily domestic and working lives, but it’s also having a big impact on the way that military forces...

Honeywell and Aereon aim to boost IIoT adoption in oil and...

Honeywell has formed a partnership with air emissions company Aereon to expand its IIoT interests, looking specifically in the areas of oil and gas. They...

SAP announces new IoT solution for customer strategies

German software giant SAP has added a new "jump-start enablement program" to its growing portfolio of Internet of Things (IoT) products and services. The solution...