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Rene Millman

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IIoT held back by long project lead times, claims Asavie

When it comes to IIoT projects, the journey from prototype to production environment can be a long slog, new survey claims. Over half of IT...

Amazon’s Alexa can now control your smart home cameras

Amazon has unveiled its new Smart Home Skill API, which will allow developers to create apps that let customers watch live video feeds from...

EE unveils 4G ‘smart tent’ at Glastonbury Festival

Mobile network operator EE is to trial a 'smart tent' at Glastonbury Festival, currently getting underway in Somerset, UK, offering music fans a range of...

IoT malware doubled in 2016, says report from Kaspersky

The amount of malware targeting IoT devices more than doubled in 2016, according to a report by IT security company Kaspersky. Researchers there set up...

5G will drive IoT adoption, Ericsson claims

The next generation of mobile networks, known as 5G, will drive adoption of IoT in smart cities, according to a new report. The Mobility Report,...

Opinion divided on impact of AI on jobs market, says BT...

Who knows whether artificial intelligence will create or destroy jobs? IT directors don’t – or, at least, their opinions on the matter are profoundly...

Security researchers uncover vulnerabilities in cardiac pacemakers

Medical pacemakers are riddled with security vulnerabilities that could allow hackers to kill, a study finds.  In a blog post, details have emerged of research...

Vodafone starts on NB-IoT interoperability testing with vendors

Telco Vodafone is working with equipment vendors to ensure standardisation of NB-IoT. Vodafone is carrying out tests of Narrowband IoT equipment with vendors to ensure that...

Autonomous driving will create $7 trillion “passenger economy”, says Intel

A new “passenger economy”, worth £7 trillion, will be created by fully autonomous vehicles by 2050, according to new research from Intel and Strategy Analytics. The report,...

Intel hopes IoT-enabled cricket bat will be a hit for six

A smart cricket bat will help players and their coaches assess performance at the International Cricket Council (ICC) Champions Trophy, which gets underway this week. Cricketers at...

Qualcomm launches mesh networking platform for home IoT devices

A new reference design from semiconductor and telecoms equipment company Qualcomm aims to help smart device manufacturers bring new products to market. Qualcomm has unveiled its new...

AT&T fires up LTE-M network in the US

AT&T has launched its nationwide LTE-M network ahead of schedule in the US. The network, which will be used to link up IoT devices and...