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Amazon refuses to hand over Alexa data in murder investigation

Amazon is refusing access to data stored in the cloud from its Alexa AI assistant to police in Arkansas, citing that any information it...

HPE, Tata to build ‘world’s largest’ IoT network in India

Information technology company Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) will work with global telecoms business Tata Communications to support the roll-out of what the partners claim...

AT&T signs deals to develop smart city capabilities in Ireland and...

US telco conglomerate AT&T has signed a deal with inward investment promotion agency IDA Ireland and Dublin City Council to collaborate on smart city development. As part...

Pinacl outlines LoRaWAN plans for Welsh city of Newport

Managed service provider Pinacl Solutions has announced it is deploying a LoRaWAN-based IoT network across the Welsh city of Newport. Once in place, this network...

EIU report: IoT adoption slower than expected, but promising signs are...

IoT adoption has not happened as quickly as expected for most businesses, according to a report by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). And yet,...

IBM and Bosch collaborate in industrial IoT push

Technology vendor IBM and German engineering and electronics company Bosch have agreed terms on an industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) collaboration. The agreement will mean...

DHS invests $1 million in start-ups to secure the IoT

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is awarding $1 million in funding to five start-ups developing technologies to secure the IoT. The money is being allocated...

Kaspersky: Windows Mirai bot traced to China

Researchers at IT security firm Kaspersky Lab have claimed new findings in the battle to shut down Mirai botnets and warned of a Mirai crossover between...

Competition: Charities challenged to take advantage of AR & VR technologies

Virtual reality development company Showstorm has launched a competition this week challenging charities to take advantage of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR)...

ARM buys NextG-Com and Mistbase for NB-IoT expertise

UK-based chipmaker ARM has announced the acquisition of two companies specializing in NarrowBand-IoT (NB-IoT) technology, NextG-Com and Mistbase. NB-IoT, a standard that was approved...

Businesses need more focus on smart device security, says Samsung

A report released this week by tech giant Samsung has identified that businesses are struggling with security and offered some guidance on how they...

EU peacekeepers use IoT-based fleet tracking in Georgia and Kosovo

Two European Union (EU) peacekeeping organizations have deployed telematics technology to track and manage fleets in Georgia and Kosovo. To improve fleet management and keep...