Authors Posts by Sooraj Shah

Sooraj Shah

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The IoT start-up acid test, according to the man behind Hive

Pilgrim Beart, the man behind the technology for British Gas' Hive thermostats, suggests that IoT start-ups should put themselves through an acid test. Beart is...

Jersey LoRa network will be a test bed for IoT start-ups

Digital Jersey has teamed up with telecoms firm JT to build Jersey’s first Long-Range (LoRa) Wide Area Network, as it bids to attract Internet...

Isle of Man aims to renew VC interest in IoT by...

The Isle of Man government wants to get venture capitalists (VCs) interested in IoT again by securing devices using Blockchain. In August, the Isle of...

Government announces Digital Catapult IoTUK Boost partners

Cambridge Wireless (CW), and AB Open are amongst the organizations that have been selected to deliver IoTUK Boost, a government-funded programme of support to...

Sony IP cameras ‘have backdoor accounts’, say security researchers

Sony IPELA Engine IP cameras ‘have backdoor accounts’, according to security researchers in Austria. The researchers, from Austrian security firm SEC Consult said they found...

AWS launches IoT competency test for partners

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has launched a new IoT certification for partners dubbed IoT Competency, which aims to help customers find suitable partners to...

IBM launches industry-specific Watson IoT solutions

IBM has launched a spate of new services and offerings, including industry-specific Watson IoT solutions, as it continues with its focus on the Internet...

US government issues IoT cyber-security guidelines

The US government has issued cybersecurity guidelines for the Internet of Things (IoT) in two new reports released this week. The Obama administration’s National Institute...

IoT importance to increase significantly in five years, say IT pros

The importance of the Internet of Things (IoT) is set to grow significantly in the next five years, according to IT professionals, including C-level...

Large-scale IoT security breach coming in 2017, Forrester predicts

There will be a large-scale IoT security breach next year, according to analyst firm Forrester, which gave its 2017 predictions for the IoT space...

Google will support multiple protocols for IoT for the time being

Google will keep its options open when it comes to supporting Internet of Things (IoT) protocols, according to the firm’s VP of cloud platform,...

Ocado to team up with tech giants to exploit IoT

Online retailer Ocado will have to team up with consumer goods brands in order to fully exploit the Internet of Things (IoT), according to...