IoT & Edge Technology

IoT & Edge Technology

Security: The IoT is destroying legal concept of privacy warns in-depth...

THE BIG READ A new report cautions that the Internet of Things may undermine the concept of personal privacy to such an extent that...

IoT futures: MIT develops RFID sensors, 3D-printed shape-shifters

New research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) should remind us of the power of low-cost, elegant simplicity in deploying the Internet of...

Internet of Parcels: Unpacking the potential of smart packaging

Thanks to the Internet of Things, parcels can tell you what and where they are. So what are the benefits? Malek Murison talks to...

Dixons Carphone suffers massive data breach

Electrical retailer and services company Dixons Carphone has admitted to a customer data breach on a huge scale. An ongoing investigation in the company...

MIT researchers devise IoT transmitter to stop hackers

NEWSBYTE Researchers at MIT have created a transmitter that could stop hackers from attacking IoT devices. Such devices are vulnerable to hack attacks that locate,...

AT&T and Nokia team up to offer IoT connectivity to enterprises

NEWSBYTE US telecoms giant AT&T and Finnish electronics firm Nokia have teamed up to provide an Internet of Things (IoT) offering to organisations globally. The...

Digital twins: Helping West Coast trains to run on time?

Construction giant Laing O'Rourke is using digital twin technology to begin solving problems that many people face in their daily lives: inefficient railways. Speaking at...

Amazon booms as high street withers. Next up: robots and insurance

UPDATED Retail and Web services giant Amazon plans to add over 2,500 permanent jobs in the UK this year, taking its British workforce to...

Smart home surveillance at “staggering” levels – report

Consumers' Association publication Which? has revealed the results of an investigation into the extent to which smart-home products are collecting and passing on user...

Vodafone, Deutsche Telekom complete Europe’s first NB-IoT roaming trial

Network operator trade group GSMA has announced that two of its largest members have successfully completed Europe's first NB-IoT roaming trial. Vodafone and Deutsche Telekom...

Zingbox and Nuvolo team up to help combat healthcare IoT cyberthreats

Edge security company Zingbox has announced a partnership with cloud security specialist Nuvelo, which will see Zingbox’s IoT Guardian offering integrated with Nuvolo’s medical...

Smart medicine: Wireless system powers tiny devices inside the body

US researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), working with scientists from Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, have developed wireless technology that...