Authors Posts by Rene Millman

Rene Millman

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Chief executives fear smart factory automation backlash

Chief executives fear that automation and Internet of Things (IoT) won’t be accepted by workers, investors or the general public. Nearly half of CEOs around...

Samsung looks to IoT-enabled future of personalized retail

Samsung is looking to IoT in retail to give shoppers a more engaging and more personalized experience in store. At the National Retail Federation Big...

Orange announces three-year IoT deal with Hertz

Hertz signs up for Orange's IoT connectivity service that will allow centralization and management of its fleets' SIM cards. Orange Business Services, the business communications...

Apple could be preparing to launch Augmented Reality glasses

Apple may be working on augmented reality glasses to rival Microsoft's Hololens, according to reports from Apple Insider. The publication cites a Facebook posting from...

Federeal Trade Commission unveils $25K IoT security challenge

The US Federal Trade Commission has launched a new competition to increase the level of security in IoT products. Dubbed the IoT Home Inspector Challenge,...

7 in 10 enterprises worldwide now collecting IoT data

Research finds that Internet of Things (IoT) deployments and usage focus on data analytics with over seven in 10 (71 percent) enterprises worldwide collecting...

NB-IoT could be dead in the water, claims IoT analyst

Standards bodies have “dropped the ball” when it comes to making a unified standard the Internet of Things, leaving NB-IoT dead in the water,...

Users risk security issues by not updating connected IoT devices

Ubuntu warns developers that barely a third of users update firmware on connected devices, leaving them at risk of security breaches. Less than a third...

UK fire engines become smarter with IoT connectivity

Emergency vehicles get connected to Internet of Things (IoT) network to keep them on the road. Fire engines are to be connected up to the...

Bluetooth 5 launches with emphasis on IoT

Bluetooth 5 promises higher speeds, bigger capacity, longer range The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) has given the go-ahead to Bluetooth 5 which should see...

Port of Hamburg turns to Internet of Things to track pollution

The Hamburg Port Authority has used IoT sensors and the cloud to collect data on air quality and used the cloud to analyze that...

Amazon Go looks to IoT to eliminate queues at the checkout

Sensors coupled with machine learning and cameras at the new Amazon Go store in Seattle could mean the end of workers at the till. Online...