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Nicholas Fearn

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UK drivers concerned about safety of connected cars

More than half of British and German drivers are concerned with the safety of connected cars, and manufacturers see a three-year security lag, according...

Seat announces IoT technology for connected cars

Spanish automobile maker Seat has shown off technology capable of connecting cars up to IoT at Mobile World Congress in a bid to create...

Half of UK firms will employ a Chief IoT officer this...

According to a report published today by cyber-security specialist Webroot and data centre firm IO, half of businesses in the UK are planning to...

GSMA launches new IoT security guidelines

GSMA, an organisation that represents mobile operators worldwide, has unveiled a new set of guidelines aimed improving IoT security. The ‘GSMA IoT Security Guidelines’ have been...

Sony makes huge IoT play, invests $212 million in Altair

Sony has confirmed its foray into the IoT space with the acquisition of Israeli chipmaker Altair Semiconductor for $212 million. When the deal is closed...

ITU-IT experts discuss IoT and smart city standards

Technologists are meeting in Singapore this week to talk about developing global standards for the growing areas of IoT and smart cities. The International Telecommunication...

Ingestible IoT sensors could soon help improve your diet

Researchers from Australia have conducted trials using ingestible smart pills to explore the gasses in the stomach and the impact fibre diets have on...

Uber hires hashtag inventor to drive IoT

Taxi app Uber has taken on Chris Messina, who invented the hashtag, as its developer experience lead in a bid to accelerate IoT development.  Messina...

Z-Wave launches framework to standardise IoT security

Z-Wave Alliance, the consortium looking to standardise the use of Z-Wave wireless communications for consumer electronic goods, is establishing new partnerships in its bid...

Nuance unveils voice recognition platform for IoT developers

A platform that makes creating intelligent systems capable of understanding context, semantic and natural conversational language easier has been launched by voice recognition specialist...

World’s largest iBeacon network rolls out in China

A network of 110,000 iBeacon devices, thought to be the largest in the world, has emerged in China. The network, which is run and managed...

Making sense of IoT with Big Data analytics

Port of Hamburg turns to Internet of Things to track pollution
The Internet of Things is ingrained in today’s technology world, and is already becoming big news across a variety of industries. IoT sensors can be found...