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University of Manchester researchers develop graphene sensors for IoT

Researchers at The University of Manchester have developed graphene sensors that can be embedded into Radio Frequency Identification (RFID). The team has used the breakthrough to...

OpenWRT and LEDE IoT router projects merge

The OpenWRT and LEDE open router projects have merged, with promises of a major software upgrade in the coming months.  Embedded computing platforms are responsible...

L’Oreal helps customers tackle skin cancer risk with wearable sensor

With skin cancer on the rise, sun safety is a serious business and L'Oreal is aiming to help customers lower their risk with a...

PwC launches specialist UK drone unit

PwC has launched a specialist unit for commercial drone operations in the UK. The move follows the successful setup of the Drone Powered Solutions center...

Samsung pledges to make all products ‘IoT ready’ by 2020

Samsung aims to drive IoT adoption by boosting interoperability, through the use of standards and an 'open platform' approach.  South Korean multinational conglomerate Samsung has...

WHILL Model Ci brings IoT and modern design to mobility vehicles

Personal electric vehicle company WHILL is introducing much-needed innovation to the mobility sector and boosting IoT in healthcare with the new Model Ci. For those...

Smart speakers could spill corporate secrets, researchers warn

Sonos and Bose speakers could enable hackers to identify access points via which they might infiltrate companies to steal information, says Trend Micro. Security researchers...

Smart speaker sales set to race past 50 million in 2018

As the smart speaker market matures, Amazon and Google will face more competition and homegrown players will seek to ignite demand in China.  "Alexa, tell...

Arrow Electronics steps up IoT focus with eInfochips acquisition

Global electronics component distributer Arrow Electronics has acquired product engineering and software services company eInfochips for a reported $284 million. EInfochips has headquarters in both...

LG set to unveil new line-up of commercial robots at CES

South Korean tech giant LG has announced it will unveil a trio of new robots at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas...

Otto closes doors on $699 smart lock business

Otto, the IoT-enabled door lock company, closed down and sacked all of its staff just before Christmas. Otto's business was built on a door lock...

Serious security flaws ‘Spectre’ and ‘Meltdown’ haunting Intel, AMD and ARM...

Major tech firms are rushing to patch critical bugs, dubbed ‘Spectre’ and ‘Meltdown’, found in their processors before they can be exploited. Researchers from Google’s...