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Analysis: Researchers reveal KRACK in the IoT

The seriousness of KRACK and the threat posed by Wi-Fi vulnerabilities to IoT-enabled devices should not be underestimated, say experts.  This week, the headlines have...

Oculus Rift for Business announced

In a long-awaited move, VR trailblazers Oculus have announced a professional Rift bundle created with business needs in mind.  OC4, the company’s fourth Oculus Connect...

Samsung unveils new SmartThings IoT strategy

At the Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) 2017 in San Francisco, Samsung has made a number of significant announcements about its IoT strategy and the...

Juniper Research names UK’s top ten smart cities

Juniper Research has revealed the UK’s top 10 smart cities, following a study that took into account a wide range of indices and metrics...

Number of service robots to reach 264 million by 2026

Strong market growth saw the installed base of service robots reach 29.6 million worldwide at the close of 2016. According to new research from...

Sidewalk Labs to turn Toronto waterfront into urban innovation hub

Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs and the city of Toronto are partnering to create a new waterfront development that will exhibit "forward-thinking urban design and new...

IBM gets into bed on mobile with fintech Dream Payments

Tech giant IBM has teamed up with a Toronto-based fintech company Dream Payments, with the goal of transforming the way mobile payments are made...

MIT’s Embr Labs brings personal thermostat to market

Embr Labs, an MIT start-up, has launched a wrist-worn personal thermostat to help keep its wearer cool under pressure and  warm when they need...

Telecom Italia launches NB-IoT network

Telecom Italia's NB-IoT network will cover three-quarters of country by end of month, the company claims. Italian mobile operator Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM) has launched...

European home automation market to reach $806.1 million by 2022

A new Frost & Sullivan report sets the scene for double-digital growth in the European home automation market. The European home automation market is set...

Samsung unveils NB-IoT GPS smart tag

A new tag from Samsung can track pets, children and personal belongings indoors and out. Samsung has launched a new tracking tag it claims is...

Akamai launches intelligent platform for IoT

Akamai Technologies has revealed its plan to help manufacturers integrate IoT devices with existing IT infrastructure.  Content delivery company Akamai's IoT strategy centres on its Akamai Intelligent Platform, which...