Authors Posts by Sooraj Shah

Sooraj Shah

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IBM and Visa team up for IoT-enabled payments

Technology company IBM is teaming up with financial services corporation Visa to enable consumers to make payments goods or services using IoT-enabled devices. IBM’s Watson IoT...

SK Telecom, CAT Telecom to provide IoT network for Thailand

Thailand state-owned telecoms service provider CAT Telecom has signed a deal with SK Telecom to deploy IoT networks in the country. Under the terms of...

Chicago implements CIVIQ smart city solution to boost citizen engagement

Chicago is implementing CIVIQ Smartscapes’ smart city solution in a bid to boost the information available for citizens and raise the level of engagement...

Thomas Pink to exploit IoT in its New York store

Luxury clothing retailer Thomas Pink has installed an Internet of Things (IoT) platform from Acuitas digital, in a bid to digitize its New York...

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...